BSP Will Be Issuing Commemorative Coins This Coming Christmas

Bangko Sentral Ng Pilipinas, will be issuing a limited edition of commemorative coins of P5 and P10 this coming Christmas.

In a report by Ruth Cabal in GMA News 24 oras last Friday. It is said to be that the limited edition commemorative coins which consist of P5 with a design of “New Hereos” or Bagong Bayani of  Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW).

There is also a new P5 which is for the 70th anniversary of “Leyte Landing” and a P10 which is for the 150 years old of Apolinario Mabini.
Those who are intending to give money this coming Christmas, it is much better to give new released commemorative coins which are limited edition  rather that the crisp paper money?

According to the report , 30 million of commemorative coins will be released  compared to a total  of  22 billion pieces of coins in circulation as of today .

This coming Monday, people will have the change to change their bills  or their old coins into the new commemorative coins which is in the same value, which will be available in the office of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas(BSP) and some other Banks.

Meanwhile, this coming next week, most of the bank will be open for only 3 days until New years.
Because of many days of  holidays in the next two weeks , the bank  will have transaction only on this coming dates of  December 22, 23, and 29 .

But BSP, assured that all banks are ready on this coming long schedule of Holiday
ATM operations  will Continue this coming holiday period
source: GMA