Diwa C. Guinigundo - updates

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PH foreign exchange reserves pick up in September

Oct 07, 2015 - 4:35 PM

The slight uptick is traced to BSP’s foreign exchange operations and its income from investments abroad as well as the national government’s net foreign currency deposits

RESERVES AMPLE. The end-September Gross International Reserves level remains ample as it can cover 10.3 months’ worth of imports of goods and payments of services and income, central bank's Diwa Guinigundo says. File photo

BSP: 'Old' PH peso bills valid until Dec 31

May 21, 2015 - 5:18 PM

From January 1 to December 31 2016 unused old banknotes would have to be exchanged in authorized banks and the BSP After that period these bills will have no monetary value

Bangko Central ng Pilipinas Deputy Governor, Diwa Guinigundo shows old and new banknote in a press conference at the Central Bank on Thursday. The old banknote will be demonetized by the end of the year 2015. Guinigundo urged the public to start exchange their old banknotes in any authorized agent bank even if they are not depositors. At 2016 any banknote series can no longer be used for daily transactions. Starting january 1, 2017 demonetized, no more value. Only the new banknote series will remain as legal tender in the country. Photo by Joel Leporada/Rappler

Monetary policy rates unchanged

May 14, 2015 - 9:29 PM

Inflation forecasts are also slightly raised due to El Niño impact expectation of a weaker peso and oil prices trending upwards

Confused over P100 and P1,000 bills?

May 14, 2015 - 3:06 PM

UPDATED Senator Koko Pimentel asks the central bank to explain why these banknotes are almost identical to each other