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Philippines Issues Its First National ID Card

The Philippine Identification System Act (PhilSys) aims to establish the first single national identification system for all citizens and resident aliens of the Republic...

Philippines’ new 5000 peso banknote

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), released the 5000-Piso Lapu-Lapu Commemorative Banknote last Friday, the 17th of January. This commemorative note was launched in honor...

Philippines’ new enhanced security banknotes

The Philippines’ central bank has launched new ‎PHP 50, ‎PHP 100, ‎PHP 200, ‎PHP 500 and ‎PHP 1,000 banknotes. The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP)...

Biometric scanners monitor police

Police officers in The Philippines and Canada will from now on be monitored with biometric systems. According to reports, police officers in The Philippines’ capital...

Philippines will stamp Chinese passports for 1st time in 7 years

The Philippines will start stamping Chinese passports featuring a map of the heavily disputed nine-dash line within the South China Sea. Bloomberg reports that the...

The Philippines to replace banknote with coin

The PHP20 banknote will be phased out and changed into coins, starting in 2020. The government office responsible for producing money in The Philippines, Bangko...