Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) to circulate 10 million pieces of 50 peso commemorative banknotes in celebration of the 45th founding anniversary of ASEAN. It is aimed at raising public awareness of Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the emerging ASEAN Community.
Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert F. del Rosario will launch the issuance of an special edition 50-peso Philippine banknote bearing the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) overprint logo during the 45th ASEAN Day celebration at the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Building in Pasay City on August 10.
Copies of the special edition currency will be given during the event to the 9 ambassadors of ASEAN countries, namely: Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand and Viet Nam.
The launching of the special edition currency forms part of the nationwide activities being initiated in the Philippines to commemorate ASEAN’s 45th founding anniversary.
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