PH’s P20 coin finalist in ‘World’s Best New Coins’ tilt

PH’s P20 coin finalist in ‘World’s Best New Coins’ tilt

By Glen S. Ramos

MANIA – The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) recently disclosed that the P20 new generation currency (NGC) coin was included as a finalist in the best new coins at the International Currency Awards.

The finalists were chosen from 39 nominated projects of 20 central banks, three commercial banknote issuers, nine suppliers to the banknote industry, and one banknote distribution system.

The BSP said that the P20 NGC coin was later announced as one of the finalists for the Excellence in Currency 2022 Awards under the Best New Coin or Series of the International Association of Currency Affairs (IACA).

BSP added that winners will be announced by the IACA — an international exchange for consultation and collaboration on the cash payments cycle — on February 22, 2022. (ai/mtvn)

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