The NEDA Region IV-A and RDC Calabarzon were awarded as Outstanding Regional Partners by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) during the 2017 Awards Ceremony and Appreciation Lunch for BSP Stakeholders held on 4 August at the Paseo Premiere Hotel, Greenfield City, Sta. Rosa City, Laguna.
The RDC Calabarzon was recognized as the Outstanding Regional Partner in Implementing BSP Advocacy on the Conduct of Public Information Campaigns. It is the only RDC in the country that is a recipient of BSP award. NEDA Region IV-A was awarded as Outstanding Partner for Report on Regional Economic Developments in the Philippines. This award is given to agencies that consistently provide timely and valuable information to the BSP’s Annual Report on Regional Economic Development. This is NEDA Region IV-A’s fourth consecutive award for the past four years and was awarded as the Gold Hall of Famer Award. RDC Vice Chairperson and NEDA Regional Director Luis G. Banua received the awards.
Calabarzon Region received a total of eight awards for the government agencies and private sector. The CARD Bank, Inc. in San Pablo City, Laguna also received the Gold Hall of Fame Award.
The awards were given by BSP Monetary Board Member Felipe Medalla, Regional Monetary Affairs Sub-Sector Deputy Director Luzviminda Galvez-Soriano, Department of Economic Statistics Deputy Director Marriel Remulla, and BSP Lucena Branch Deputy Director Tomas Cariño.
Luningning D. Llames, NEDA Region IV-A | Monday, August 7, 2017