The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) held the 2016 awards ceremony for the partners of BSP on its economic information and advocacy programs on August 2 at Days Hotel in Tagaytay City.

 The event was attended by BSP partners and stakeholders in Region 4-A (CALABARZON) and Region 4-B (MIMAROPA) that supported BSP’s statistical and information requirements and advocacy programs.

The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) 4-B was awarded for the second time as Region 4-B outstanding partner for reports on the regional economy. The award is conferred to agencies providing BSP information on the economic situation of          the regions.

The outstanding regional partners in currency programs of the BSP in the MIMAROPA region were also conferred to the following: for clean note policy – Department of Education – Division of Palawan Province and for demonetization of the new design series – Department of Interior Local Government (DILG) 4-B. The province of Palawan won the outstanding regional partner for implementing BSP advocacy on the conduct of public information campaigns in Region 4-B.