MANILA, Philippines- Last March 14, 2017, Chamber of Thrift Banks once again organized a convention, which focuses on their efforts in helping to enhance further growth for Small and Medium Enterprises. The convention was held at Dusit Thani Manila, attended by over two hundred guests from banking and other industries. The event started with ribbon cutting ceremony led by Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, Deputy Governor, Mr. Nestor Espenilla Jr., Chamber of Thrift Banks’ President, Mr. Gregorio Anonas III and Chamber of Thrift Banks’, and Convention Chairman Trustee, Mr. Cecilio San Pedro.
The keynote address was delivered by Hon. Amando Tetangco Jr. Mr. Tetangco is the third and incumbent Governor of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas. He opened his remarks by noting the importance of the theme of the convention. He mentioned that the BSP’s major objective is the promotion of economic growth to reach the peripheries through the inclusive financial system. “The timeless and relevance of these efforts have increased as the economy is being primed and thrift banks are positioned to service micro, small and medium enterprises (MSEs) that will benefit from increased development in rural areas”, he added.
There were seventeen speakers who discussed various topics including Cyber Security, Philippine Development Plan, Banking Technology for Thrift Banks, Housing, Credit Bureau and MSME’s. There was also a forum with the Credit Information Corporation and with Feng Shui Master, Dr. Andrew Tan, Founder, Geomancer and Trainor in School of Chinese Metaphysics. All delegates who were present during the convention had a chance to express their ideas and asked queries towards the topics discussed since there was a panel discussion right after the presentation.
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