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President Duterte and Malacañang to roll red carpet for Pinoy athletes, to hand cash bonuses

After hosting and winning the overall championship of the recently concluded 2019 Southeast Asian Games, President Rodrigo Duterte and Malacañang are ready to welcome the all the athletes in a red carpet.

Under Republic Act 10699, cash bonuses of P300,000, P150,000 and P60,000 will be given to gold-, silver- and bronze-medal winners. 

An additional incentives of P250,000 for gold; P150,000 for silver; and P100,000 for bronze medalists will also be given by President Duterte.

“We all hoped and prayed for this, but it is still a sweet surprise now that it is actually happening. I am so proud of our athletes.  All of them deserve our respect and love,” said Philippine Sports Commission Chairman Butch Ramirez in a interview.

Athletes, coaches and officials will meet the president in Malacañang on Dec 18 as they will toast for a humble victory and successful SEA Games. (Photo: When skateboarder M. Didal set to receive incentives when won a gold medal in Asian Games)


1 comment:

  1. ngayon lang po nangyari yan...maraming salamat apo presidente


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