BSP Explains Reason For Not Including 20-Peso Bill In ‘Enhanced’ NGC Banknotes


BSP explained the reason for not including a 20-Peso bill in its “Enhanced” NGC Banknotes The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) explained its reason why a 20-Peso bill wasn’t included in their “Enhanced” New Generation Currency (NGC) banknotes. Benjamin Diokno, the Governor of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, said that they’re still making 20-peso banknotes, … Read more

BSP Governor To Undergo Test For COVID-19

BSP Governor Benjamin Diokno

BSP Governor will undergo testing for coronavirus disease or COVID-19. Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas — BSP Governor Benjamin Diokno on Friday said that he would undergo testing for coronavirus disease or COVID-19. This, as BSP Governor Benjamin Diokno said in a text message that he would decide by Monday, March 16, if he could attend … Read more

2019-nCoV Fallout Pushes Central Banks To Cut Rates, Says Analyst


ING Bank analyst on Friday said that a 2019 novel coronavirus posed a drag on the global economy, giving central banks — including the Philippines — room to cut interest rates. This, as the world commodity prices will remain “depressed” because of weak demand from China, according to ING Bank analyst Nicholas Antonio Mapa. He … Read more