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Circular Letters

Date Issued: 05.22.2006

CIRCULAR LETTER NO.  CL-2006-004      

To      :      ALL BANKS    
      
Subject  :        Approved Applications for New Banking Offices and Banking Offices which Opened/Re-Opened

For information, listed below are the: (1) approved applications for new banking     
offices; and (2) banking offices which opened/re-opened during the 1st Quarter of 2006:      
      
 

 

Type of Office

Date Approved

City/Municipality

I.   APPROVED APPLICATIONS  

     
 

A. COMMERCIAL BANK

   
 

 1.

Asia United Bank Corporation  

Branch

01/19/06 

Naga City

     

Branch 

01/19/06 

San Fernando City, Pampanga

 

Branch 

01/19/06 

Las Piñas City

 

Branch

01/19/06

Davao City

 

Branch

01/19/06

Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City

   

2.

Chinatrust (Phils.) CBC

Branch 

02/24/06 

Mandaue City

 

Branch 

 02/24/06 

 Cebu City

 

Branch  

 02/24/06

 Davao City

 

Branch  

02/24/06

Angeles City

 

Branch 

02/24/06 

Cainta, Rizal

 

3.

International Exchange Bank

Branch  

01/11/06

Lapu-Lapu City

 

Branch 

01/11/06 

Davao City

 

Branch 

01/11/06 

San Pablo City, Laguna

 

Branch

01/11/06 

Urdaneta City

 

Branch 

01/11/06 

Baguio City

 

4.

Equitable PCI Bank  

Representative Office

03/02/06

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

       

 B. 

THRIFT BANKS

   
  1.

Robinsons Savings Bank 

Branch  

03/30/06

Valenzuela City

     

Branch  

03/30/06

Marikina City

 

Branch 

03/30/06

Muntinlupa City

 

Branch 

03/30/06

Las Piñas City

 

Branch 

03/30/06

Taguig City

  C. 

RURAL BANK      

     
 

1. 

First Community Bank     (A Rural Bank)

Microfinance Branch (MF Branch)

03/09/06

Bago City, Negros Occidental

      

II. OPENED

 A.

COMMERCIAL BANK

   
 

1.

International Exchange Bank 

Branch 

03/15/06  

San Pedro, Laguna 

           

B.

THRIFT BANKS

   
 

a.

Microfinance Thrift Bank   

     
 

1.

Microfinance MaximumSavings Bank

Head Office

03/08/06

Puerto Galera, Oriental Mindoro

           

C.

RURAL BANKS  

   
 

1.

RB of Barili (Cebu)   

Branch 

01/10/06 

Santander, Cebu 

 

2.

Alabank (RB of Alabang)   

MF Branch

01/20/06

Bacoor, Cavite

     

MF Branch

03/23/06

Talon, Las Piñas City

 

3.

Limcoma Rural Bank   

MF Branch

01/18/06

Lipa City

     

MF Branch

01/31/06

Branch  Bauan, Batangas

 

4.

RB of Santiago de Libon    

Loan Collection & Disbursement Point (LCDP)

01/09/06

Libon, Albay

 

5.

Philippine Rural Banking  (PR Bank)

Branch

01/30/06

Enrile, Cagayan

 

6. 

1st Valley Bank (A RB) 

Branch  

02/01/06

Imelda, Zamboanga Sibugay

     

Branch

02/03/06

Dumingag, Zamboanga del Sur 

 

 7.

Cooperative Bank of Cavite

MF Branch

01/16/06

Imus, Cavite

 

 8.

RB of Ragay   

Branch

03/03/06

Del Gallego, Camarines Sur

 

9.

Surigaonon Rural Banking Corp.

Branch

01/10/06

Butuan City

           

III. RE-OPENED  

     

A.

COMMERCIAL BANKS

   
 

1.

Metropolitan Bank & TCO   

Branch

03/07/06

Mandaue City

 

2.

Union Bank of the Phils

Branch

01/09/06

Makati City

           

B.

THRIFT BANKS

   

 a

 Private Development Bank  

   
 

1.

Planters Development Bank   

Branch

01/02/06

Sto. Tomas, Batangas

           

C.

RURAL BANKS

   
 

1.

 Unity Bank (A RB)   

Branch

01/13/06

San Rafael, Bulacan

 

2.

RB of Makati   

Branch

02/20/06

Cainta, Rizal

For information and guidance.

 

NESTOR A. ESPENILLA, JR.
Deputy Governor

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