Category : Press Release
Date : April 17, 2017
Agency : Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas
Title : Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Chairs the 13th ASEAN Central Bank Governors' Meeting in Cebu
Article : Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor Amando M. Tetangco, Jr. (6th from left) chaired the 13th ASEAN Central Bank Governors’ Meeting (ACGM) on 7 April 2017 held at Shangri-la Mactan, Cebu. ASEAN central banks affirmed the critical role of Qualified ASEAN Banks in facilitating intra-ASEAN trade and investment; acknowledged the significance of ASEAN payment and settlement systems that are safe, cost-efficient and more connected; reiterated the importance of capital market settlement and policy harmonization and standardization; and emphasized financial inclusion initiatives to deliver financial products and services to a wider, under-served community.

Joining Governor Tetangco are central bank governors and heads of delegations: (left to right) Managing Director Yusof Abdul Rahman, Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam; Governor Chea Chanto, National Bank of Cambodia; Governor Agus D.W. Martowardojo, Bank Indonesia; Governor Somphao Phaysith, Bank of Lao PDR; Governor Muhammad Bin Ibrahim, Bank Negara Malaysia; Governor Kyaw Kyaw Maung, Central Bank of Myanmar; Deputy Managing Director Jacqueline Loh, Monetary Authority of Singapore; Governor Veerathai Santiprabhob, Bank of Thailand; and Deputy Governor Nguyen Thi Hong, State Bank of Vietnam.