The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) awarded anew the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Regional Office 7 with the 2021 Outstanding Stakeholder award in a virtual ceremony last 30 July 2021.
The BSP award recognizes NEDA 7’s information sharing initiatives with the BSP particularly on economic indicators and fiscal policies and conduct of advocacy activities as the country navigates the pandemic.
In 2020, NEDA 7 worked with the BSP to disseminate information through a webinar on the National Retail e-Payment System as part of the region’s celebration of the Economic Financial Literacy Week.
NEDA 7 joined nine other agencies and institutions in Central Visayas that were awarded by the BSP. Other awardees in the region were BDO Unibank – Lahug, Cebu City; Dumaguete City Public Library; Foundation University – College of Business and Accountancy in Dumaguete City; Junior Financial Executives – University of Cebu Lapu-Lapu and Mandaue Chapters; Negros Oriental Provincial Police Office; Philippine National Bank – Cebu City; Philippine Statistics Authority 7; and Universal Robina Sugar Milling Corporation.