Monetary Board Member Felipe M. Medalla led the awards ceremony for the stakeholders of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) in Region III during the annual awards and appreciation ceremony held on 21 September 2018.
Sunjin Philippines Corporation was the recipient of the Outstanding Respondent among Large and Medium Firms, while ICS ICT Support Services Corp. was recognized as the Outstanding Respondent among Small Firms for the Business Expectation Survey (BES). The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) – Regional Statistics Services Office lll received the award for Outstanding Partner for the Report on the Regional Economic Developments. The Outstanding Regional Partners in Currency Programs of the BSP were awarded to the following: Philippine National Bank - Cabanatuan Cash Center and Land Bank of the Philippines – Angeles City Branch for Clean Note Policy; Walter Mart Cabanatuan and Metro Angeles Bankers Association for Coin Recirculation; and DWNE 900 Nueva Ecija Provincial Radio Station and ABS-CBN TV 46 - Pampanga for the Demonetization of the New Design Series. The Outstanding Regional Partners for Implementing BSP Advocacy on the Conduct of Public Information Campaigns were granted to the Department of Education Cabanatuan City Division and Department of Trade and Industry - Bataan. Lastly, The Outstanding Regional Partners for Knowledge Resource Network (KRN) were conferred to Nueva Ecija University of Science and Technology and Columban College, Inc. Each awardee was presented the “Dynamic Balance, Philippine Eagle” trophy, crafted by visual artist and multi-awarded sculptor, Mr. Ferdinand Cacnio.
This event embodies the successful alliances that have helped the BSP with the attainment of its mandate. Stakeholders of the BSP in the National Capital Region were earlier recognized during the awards ceremony at the BSP Main Complex, Manila on 10 July 2018. The annual stakeholders’ awards in Region lll marked the tenth (10th) in a series of 12 regional stakeholders’ events for this year.