The University of the Cordilleras and the Kapatiran ng mga Emplyeado ng Baguio Colleges Foundation (now University of the Cordilleras) finally signed their Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA). Said engagement was witnessed by RCMB-CAR Director Brenda Rose C. Odsey  on November 29, 2019 at The Manor at Camp John Hay, Loakan Rd., Baguio City.

The agreement which included their sabbatical leave, scholarship benefits, new NTS Salary Scale, per diem during training/seminars, clothing allowance and other remunerations will benefit more than 500 workers.

This five year agreement will be enforced and effective from November 8, 2019 to November 7, 2024. With this, all employees covered will be granted a signing bonus of P7,000.00 each.

Maggie B. Balagtey