Quezon City, Philippines – The Civil Service Commission (CSC) announced through its official page that the August 2018 Career Service Exam – Paper-and-Pen Test (CSE-PPT) is cancelled in the National Capital Region.
In a revision of their earlier announcement, the CSC announced that the CS exams on August 12, 2018 will be postponed.
“As of 9:13 p.m. today, August 11, the August 12 Paper-and-Pen Test in the National Capital Region is cancelled. It will push through in all other venues as scheduled,” said CSC in an official advisory.
Examinees from the NCR are advised to stay tuned for further announcements on the new exam schedule.
Metro Manila continues to experience massive flooding on Saturday night due to torrential rains and heavy downpour brought about by southwest monsoon enhanced by exiting tropical depression Karding. Forced evacuation for residents along Marikina River has been employed by the local government. Other areas of Metro Manila are also experiencing massive flooding. Red Rainfall Warning has been hoisted in the region and Rizal province as heavy rains are expected in the next few hours.