The release of the Philippine’s New Generation Currency (NGC) Coins have been highly anticipated by the collector communities all over, following the announcement of the New Generation Currency Banknotes way back in December 2010. From then on, Banko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) have mentioned and given many date revisions on its possible release from several … Continue reading
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) announced earlier this week, that the new limited edition 10-Piso commemorative circulation coin for the 150th birth anniversary of Philippine hero Miguel Malvar will be available starting on 22 December 2015, at BSP offices and branches. “Miguel Malvar was the last Filipino general to surrender to the Americans during … Continue reading
According to a May 25 article in SUNSTAR – AN OFFICIAL of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas reported that a new coin series will be issued in the next two years. The information came from BSP Currency Issue and Integrity Office (CIIO) Managing Director Iluminada Sicat yesterday at the sidelines of the central’s banks demonetization … Continue reading
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The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) presented on Wednesday, January 14, the limited edition coins, commemorating Pope Francis’ visit to the Philippines. BSP is releasing two versions of the Papal visit coins, a 50-piso and a 500-piso coins. The P50 coin is made of nickel brass and will be sold at 100php, while the P500 … Continue reading
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) will begin withdrawing old banknotes from circulation starting next year January 1. For almost three decades, we’ve been using the New Design Series (NDS) banknotes while the New Generation Currency (NGC) was released on December 2010, since then both NDS and NGC co-circulates countrywide. The currency retirement or demonetization process for … Continue reading
Great news for numismatists! The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) published an announcement on Friday, that three new limited edition, commemorative circulation coins, will be made available starting on Monday, 22 December 2014. “There will be 10 million pieces available for sale and there will be 20,000 in brilliant, uncirculated pack. We’ll try to make … Continue reading
On July 23 2014, Philippine celebrated the 150th birth anniversary of a Filipino revolutionary hero, Apolinario Mabini, known to be as the “Brains of the Revolution” and the “Sublime Paralytic.” The celebration was held at the Apolinario Mabini Shrine in Barangay Talaga, Tanauan City Batangas and was led by President Benigno Aquino 3rd. During the … Continue reading
MANILA, Philippines — The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) will sharpen the color of the P100 bill to better distinguish it from the P1,000 note and address the confusion the two bills cause among consumers and businesses. Members of the BSP’s Monetary Board have agreed that making some adjustments was prudent. In particular, the MB … Continue reading
Here’s a closer look on Bonifacio 2013 Commemorative coin.