The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) honored its partners during the Annual Awards Ceremony and Appreciation Dinner for BSP Stakeholders in Region III last September 13, 2019 at the Subic Bay Travelers Hotel & Event Center, Inc., Subic Bay Freeport Zone, Zambales.  Outstanding partners that supported its various initiatives and advocacy programs in 2018 was recognized and awarded plaques of recognition was led by the Governor and Chairman of the Monetary Board of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), Dr. Benjamin E. Diokno. 

This year’s theme of the Awards Ceremony is “One Team One Goal: Resilient Partnership Towards Inclusive Economic Growth.” The Awards Ceremony in Region III is the seventh in a series of 11 regional BSP stakeholders’ events for this year.

Provincial Agriculturist Arnold B. Novicio received the award of the Provincial Agriculture Office of the Provincial Government of Aurora from BSP team led by the Governor and Chairman of the Monetary Board of the BSP, Dr. Benjamin E. Diokno. The
Outstanding Partner for the Report on Regional Economic Developments in the Philippines (Region III) award was one of the thirteen (13) awards given by BSP to its Region III partners.

Award categories and recipients are as follows:

INFORMATION SUPPORT

Business Expectations Survey

  1. Outstanding Respondent among Large and Medium Firms (Region III) – Corporate Guarantee and Insurance Company, Inc.
  2. Outstanding Respondent among Small Firms (Region III) – Amerasia International Terminal Services, Inc.

Sources of Information

  1. Outstanding Partner for the Report on Regional Economic Developments in the Philippines (Region III) – Provincial Agriculture Office – Aurora

ADVOCACY SUPPORT

Currency Programs of the BSP

  1. Outstanding Regional Partner (Cabanatuan Branch) – Clean Note and Coin Policy Program – Department of Education – Aurora Division
  2. Outstanding Regional Partner (San Fernando Branch) – Clean Note and Coin Policy Program – Bankers Club of Bataan, Inc.
  3. Outstanding Regional Partner (Cabanatuan Branch) – Coin Recirculation Program – Department of Education – Cabanatuan City Division
  4. Outstanding Regional Partner (San Fernando Branch) – Coin Recirculation Program – Metro Angeles Bankers Association

Conduct of Public Information Campaigns

  1. Outstanding Regional Partner for Implementing BSP’s Advocacy on the Conduct of Public Information Campaigns (Cabanatuan Branch) – Department of Social Welfare Division – Casiguran Extension Office
  2. Outstanding Regional Partner for Implementing BSP’s Advocacy on the Conduct of Public Information Campaigns (San Fernando Branch) – Department of Trade and Industry – Bataan

Knowledge Resource Network

  1. Outstanding Regional Knowledge Resource Network Partner (Cabanatuan Branch) – Bulacan Agricultural State College
  2. Outstanding Regional Knowledge Resource Network Partner (San Fernando Branch) – Tarlac State University (TSU)

Prudential Reporting

  1. Award for Consistency in Prudential Reporting – BOF, Inc. (A Rural Bank)
  2. Award for Consistency in Prudential Reporting – Rural Bank of Maria Aurora (Aurora), Inc.
In photo (L-R): Mr. Arnold B. Novicio, Aurora Provincial Agriculturist; Dr. Benjamin E. Diokno,Governor and Chairman of the Monetary Board of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas; and Ms. Josephine dela Tonga, 4Ps Provincial Link DSWD Provincial Extension Office