Palace suspends govt workMalacañang suspended government work in the executive branch starting 3 p.m. Monday in observance of National Family Week. Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, by authority of President Rodrigo Duterte, signed Memorandum Circular 65 on Monday, announcing the suspension of work to give government employees “more time to spend with their families” today. “Pursuant to Proclamation No. 60 (s. 1992), which declared the last week of September of every year as Family Week, and in order to afford government workers more time to spend with their families on this, the first day of the 27th National Family Week Celebration, work in government offices in the Executive Branch on 23 September 2019 is hereby suspended from 3:00o’clock in the afternoon onwards,” the memo said.“However, those agencies whose functions involve the delivery of basic and health services, preparedness/response to disasters and calamities, and/or the performance of other vital services shall continue with their operations and render the necessary services,” it added. The suspension of work in other branches of government and in independent commissions is left to the discretion of their respective heads.CATHERINE S. VALENTE
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