The most agonizing part of post-elections scenario is the “waiting period.” Not just waiting for the election results (which could take a month and, in some cases, even years), but also waiting for the campaign promises made by the candidates, especially by Senate and Lower House hopefuls, to come to fruition.
15 May 2013
To All RBAP Members:
Please be reminded that the deadline for filing of CERTIFICATE OF CANDIDACY (COC) for the 2013 RBAP Elections is until 5 o’clock in the afternoon of MAY 26, 2013 (Sunday).
For your guidance, attached is BSP Memorandum No. M-2013-019: Accredited Corporate Governance Seminar Providers
BSP Circular No. 796: Amendments to Appendix 45 (Notes on Microfinance) of Section X361 of the Manual of Regulations for Banks
For your guidance, attached is Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Circular No. 796 – Amendments to Appendix 45 (Notes on Microfinance) of Section X361 of the Manual of Regulations for Banks (MORB).
BSP Memorandum No. M-2013-017: Enhancements to the Risk-Based CAR Report in Relation to Recently Issued Regulations
For your guidance, attached is the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Memorandum No. M-2013: Enhancements to the Risk-Based Capital Adequacy Ratio (CAR) Report in Relation to Recently Issued Regulations.
The lack of access to microfinancing is still considered one of the main problems facing rural communities today, as most of them are forced to resort to “5-6” lenders or loan sharks to finance their small businesses.
Please be reminded that May 10, 2013 (Friday) 5:00 PM is the deadline of EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION
for the RBAP 60th Annual National Convention on June 10-11, 2013 at Sofitel Philippine Plaza, Manila.
For your guidance, below is the official statement of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas on Comelec Resolution No. 9688, which orders a ban on cash withdrawals exceeding P100,000 from May 8 to 13, 2013
With the almost perfect penetration rate of mobile carriers in the country and Filipinos’ long-time fondness and mastery of the art of texting, the Philippines was once tagged as the “texting capital of the world.” However, as mobile phone technology revolutionized, the usual “texting” capability has gone far beyond its functionality to include financial transactions such as mobile banking and mobile payments.
Throughout the years, we have seen how the agricultural sector, particularly the farmers, have rescued our economy from collapse. Raising their living standards is decided largely by the priority and investment. One of the many ways to achieve this is by enhancing farm productivity and sustainability.
Attached for your guidance is BSP Memorandum No. M-2013-015: Collection of the Annual Supervisory Fees (ASF) for the Year 2013, issued 18 April 2013.
With the rapid advancements in financial systems in both the domestic and global arena, it becomes imperative for the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) to be attuned with the times. Not only does it need to “ride on the waves” of technology, but it should also adopt internationally accepted principles in both financial and payment systems.
BSP Circular No. 793: Amendment to Align the Familial Restrictions Applicable to “Independent Director”
Attached for your guidance is BSP Circular No. 793 – Amendment to Align the Familial Restrictions Applicable to “Independent Director” with the Existing Provision of the Securities Regulation Code, issued 8 April 2013.
BSP Circular Letter No. CL-2013-025: Publication/Posting of Balance Sheet and Consolidated Balance Sheet
Attached for your guidance is BSP Circular Letter No. CL-2013-025: Publication/Posting of Balance Sheet (BS) and Consolidated Balance Sheet (CBS), issued 10 April 2013.