A fake lawyer who tried duping Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor Benjamin Diokno has been arrested by the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI).
Sen. Francis Tolentino cautions Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas “BSP” over selling of gold reserves amid COVID-19 pandemic
MANILA – Administration Senator Francis Tolentino has cautioned the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) over its supposed plan to sell a small portion of the country’s gold reserves, amid the current health crisis due to the global coronavirus pandemic.
Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor Benjamin Diokno wrote House ways and means chair Joey Salceda to inform him that the regulator welcomed the Albay lawmaker’s House Bill 5913, or the proposed Virtual Banking Act.
President Rodrigo Duterte underlined the need for unity and solidarity to overcome the challenges facing the Philippines as a nation.
The government should boost “borrower confidence” to increase credit in the fight against Covid-induced economic slowdown, according to the House tax panel chairman.
Special Envoy to China Mon Tulfo claimed “money changed hands” either at the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) or Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) that led to the selection of only three mobile payment platforms for the distribution of the second tranche of the Social Amelioration Program (SAP).
Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra said on Wednesday (June 27) that he has asked the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) to investigate persons involved with Germany-based payment service provider Wirecard which is currently facing a scandal over missing 1.9 billion euros.
Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Governor Benjamin Diokno is upbeat on the Philippines’ chances of avoiding economic decline this year even if the lockdown last longer than 30 days.
President Rodrigo needs as much as P200 billion to enable the millions of Filipinos to stay home and stop working over the next two to three months when the spread of the coronavirus is expected to be contained.
Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Governor Ben Diokno said government funds would start flowing in 14 days to cash-strapped Filipinos forced out of work by the lockdown Metro Manila and the rest of Luzon..
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas must direct all banks and other financial and lending institutions to relax or even suspend loan and mortgage repayments to avoid loan defaults, Puwersa ng Bayaning Atleta (PBA) party-list Rep. Jericho Nograles said Sunday.
Despite the record-low inflation slowdown last month, Albay Rep. Joey Salceda warned that inflation percentage will be higher in the last two months of 2020.
Takot mabalikan! Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas is very careful in issuing approvals of ATM free increase.
Senator Grace Poe: Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas assures public that increase of ATM fees would be only from P1 to P3 only
Don’t panic, relax lang! Philippines has enough supply of oil for the next 30-50 days – Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Governor Benjamin Diokno
The nation’s largest tax collection agency, the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR), could look forward to savings of P230 million per year through the Filipino taxpayer’s utilization of PESONet.
Senator Joel Villanueva welcomed on Tuesday (August 28) the study to be conducted by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) and Anti-Money Laundering Council (AMLC) on the effects of Philippine offshore gaming operations (POGO) amid China’s crackdown on the industry.
Former foreign affairs secretary Perfecto Yasay on Friday (August 23) posted a P60,000 bail bond following his arrest by police on Thursday (August 22).
The powerful House Committee on Appropriations will begin on Thursday the budget deliberations for the proposed P4.1-trillion National Budget for 2020.
Bayan Muna party-list Representatives Carlos Zarate and Ferdinand Gaite urged their colleagues to pass a law setting a standard rate of transaction fees and charges on Automated Teller Machines (ATMs).
The House committee on banks and financial intermediaries is set to investigate the looming increases in Automated Teller Machine (ATM) fees after the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas’ (BSP) lifted the moratorium on ATM fee hikes.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday commended the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (Pagcor) for remitting the biggest remittance of dividend to national coffers.
Buhay Party-list Rep. Lito Atienza said some members of the Duterte Cabinet were maneuvering in favor of a Cayetano Speakership to protect their budget insertions under the proposed 2020 National Expenditure Program (NEP).