FDA DG PUNO AWARDS BEST IN ATTENDANCE FOR JANUARY
On the 13th of February 2017 after the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Flag Ceremony, the Human Resource Development Division, Administration and Finance Service, awarded medals to FDA employees with perfect attendance during the month of January 2017.
FDA Director General (DG) Nela Charade G. Puno, RPh, started her message by praising all the FDA employees for their hard work. She further challenged everybody and she also addressed the employees to give their best during the TUV Internal Quality Audit on 14th and 15th of February.
DG Puno also made some important announcements. The first was the grant of a one-time Gratuity Pay of PHP 2,000.00 to all contractual workers provided that they have rendered at least 4 months of satisfactory service as of 15 December 2016. Those who have rendered less than 4 months of satisfactory service, however, will be receiving PHP 1,000.00.
DG Puno announced that eight (8) of the twenty-one (21) brand new Toyota Avanza have been delivered and will be distributed to the regions. DG Puno also announced that FDA will have a post-valentine celebration on the 16th of February.
Consistent with the new FDA, DG Puno also announced that the FDA uniform will be changed by within the year. It was announced that there will be a Uniform Design Contest which would allow FDA employees to showcase their creativity and originality.