The online registration for the October 12, 2018 Career Service Examination-Pen and Paper Test (CSE-PPT) in Doha, Qatar is extended until September 30, 2018, the Civil Service Commission (CSC) announced.

Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) in Qatar who are at least 18 years old on the date of registration may apply for either the Professional or Subprofessional Level of the CSE-PPT.

To register, applicants must access to create an account and reserve an appointment schedule with the Doha Philippine Embassy.

A total of 533 individuals was conferred the Local Treasurer Eligibility after passing the Basic Competency on Local Treasury Examination (BCLTE) conducted on June 24, 2018.

The figure, the Civil Service Commission (CSC) said, represents 17.19% of the total number of examinees.

Grace Quintana from Davao region and Jed Dares Tonogan from Western Visayas, both garnering an 89.73 rating, bested 3,100 examinees.

The Civil Service Commission (CSC) invites qualified applicants to join the 2018 Government Job Fair on September 26 to 27 at the SM City North EDSA Skydome, Quezon City. The job fair is part of the activities of the 118th Philippine Civil Service Anniversary in September.

Participating agencies include Civil Service Commission National Capital Region (CSC NCR); Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE); Bureau of Customs (BOC), Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR), Department of Education (DepEd) NCR, Food and Drug Administration (FDA); Land Transportation Office (LTO); National Kidney & Transplant Institute (NKTI); Parole and Probation Administration; Philippine National Police (PNP) NCRPO; Philippine State College of Aeronautics; and Technical Education & Skills Development Authority (TESDA), among others. The list of vacancies will be posted in the CSC website at and can be also accessed using the QR code to be provided by the CSC. 

In view of the suspension of the Career Service Examination, Pen and Paper Test (CSE-PPT) for Professional and Sub-Professional levels in the National Capital Region (NCR) and Morong, Rizal last August 12, 2018, the Civil Service Commission (CSC) is rescheduling the conduct of the exams in the said areas on November 11, 2018

The CSC said that affected examinees from NCR and Morong, Rizal shall have the same school and room assignments as in the suspended August 12 examination. Said examinees are no longer required to register again. The CSC stressed though that no request for transfer of testing venue/school assignment, postponement, and rescheduling will be allowed.

The CSC reminded all concerned examinees that they are given only one chance to take the rescheduled examination free of charge. Those who would not be able to take the November 11 examination will have their examination fee and slot forfeited.

Motorists advised of road closure and re-routing measures

Around 15,000 runners will join the annual R.A.C.E. to Serve Fun Run to be held September 2, Sunday, at the Quirino Grandstand, Manila, the Civil Service Commission (CSC) announced.

The participants will not only vie for the top spot in the 3K, 5K, and 10K categories; they will also run for the benefit of public servants who died in the line of duty. Proceeds from the fun run will go to the families of these fallen government workers in the form of one-time financial assistance and scholarship opportunities, as part of the CSC’s Pamanang Lingkod Bayani program.