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PSBank names Jose Vicente Alde as president

Apr 24, 2018 - 5:10 PM

Jose Vicente Alde replaces Vicente Cuna Jr, who is now vice chairman and will also assume another key post within the Metrobank Group

Christmas 2017 bank schedules

Dec 20, 2017 - 9:00 PM

(4th UPDATE) Here are Philippine banks' operating hours for the holiday season

PSBank to deactivate all non-EMV cards by September 1

Aug 25, 2017 - 3:53 PM

PSBank debit and prepaid card account holders can visit any branch to get their card They need to bring their old card and one government issued valid ID

EMV CARDS. 'All non-EMV PSBank cards can no longer be used beginning September 1, 2017,' PSBank announces. File photo

GT Capital ventures into microfinance

Aug 09, 2017 - 5:40 PM

The holding firm of George Ty is set to acquire 4 million shares of Sumisho Motor Finance Corporation

TAPS NICHE. George Ty's GT Capital says the acquisition deal will give the group an opportunity to tap the low to middle income sector of the Philippine market – the primary clientele of Sumisho Motor Finance. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

PSBank to deactivate all non-EMV cards by September 1

Jul 11, 2017 - 5:56 PM

PSBank is encouraging its clietns to replace their non EMV cards ahead of the planned deactivation

Bank holiday schedule for Christmas 2016

Dec 21, 2016 - 4:26 PM

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Bank holiday schedules for Christmas 2015

Dec 18, 2015 - 7:08 PM

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2015 HOLIDAYS. Philippine Savings Bank (PSBank) announces bank schedule for the holidays

LIST: Schedule of bank operations during APEC PH 2015

Nov 05, 2015 - 5:11 PM

3rd UPDATE The public is advised to check with their respective banks as to what branches will be open on November 18 and 19 says BSP

Outstanding police officers named

Aug 17, 2015 - 5:25 PM

PRESS RELEASE: Metrobank Foundation announces winners of the COPS award

COPS AWARDEES. The 2015 Country’s Outstanding Police Officers (L-R): PSSupt. Marlo Meneses, PSInsp. Maricris Mulat, PSSupt. Camilo Cascolan, PSSupt.Valfrie Tabian, PO2 Adolfo Andrada, SPO4 Florante Ubina, SPO1 Aurora Manuela, SPO3 Dino Sagayo, SPO2 Dominador Canlas, and PO2 Mary Demontaño. Photo from Metrobank Foundation.

Top PH banks to increase ATM fees

Sep 25, 2013 - 3:44 PM

The banks say increase in charges will cover higher operating costs between ATM owners

HIGHER FEES. Several top banks will begin charging clients higher fees for transactions done on other banks' ATMs. File Photo by AFP

BPI, Metrobank to increase ATM fees

Sep 24, 2013 - 1:50 PM

The banks say increase in ATM service charges will cover higher operating costs between ATM owners

Banks remain closed in Zamboanga

Sep 10, 2013 - 11:31 AM

Banks stay closed for business on the second day of the Zamboanga crisis

PSBank, Citi PH announce new leaders

Apr 18, 2013 - 10:47 AM

PSBank announces Vicente Cuna Jr as its new president while Citibank appoints Batara Sianturi as new country head

NEW CITI COUNTRY HEAD. Indonesian Batara Sianturi takes over Philippine unit. Photo courtesy of Citi

CONVERSATIONS: Is the Ombudsman's testimony enough to convict Corona?

May 14, 2012 - 5:44 PM

What do you think of the latest development in the Corona Trial? Do you believe in the Ombudsman’s testimony? Do you think the testimony is enough to convict Corona? Should Corona resign as Chief Justice?

Corona gamble: 'Legal suicide' or ploy?

May 11, 2012 - 8:14 AM

The defense could use the Ombudsman s testimony in seeking another TRO from the Supreme Court says lawyer

Impeachment: Wah?

May 09, 2012 - 2:48 PM

A quick look at the light moments of the CoronaTrial

PSBank says Corona trial has no impact on profit

Apr 27, 2012 - 7:30 PM

Despite the Corona trial business at PSBank is not just running as usual but better than usual

Replay: Familiar moments in Corona, Erap trials

Mar 28, 2012 - 4:35 PM

Some moments in the Corona trial look very familiar like we witnessed them once before during the impeachment trial of Joseph Estrada

SC postpones voting on Corona dollars

Mar 20, 2012 - 3:27 PM

The SC agenda on Tuesday included Corona s dollar accounts

SC agenda: Corona's dollar accounts

Mar 20, 2012 - 9:18 AM

The Supreme Court is set to discuss the TRO on Chief Justice Renato Corona s dollar accounts Tuesday

DOLLAR ACCOUNTS. Will the Supreme Court on Tuesday decide with finality on the TRO against the disclosure of Chief Justice Renato Corona’s dollar accounts?

Will we see Corona's dollar accounts?

Mar 11, 2012 - 8:18 AM

The Chief Justice has promised he would open his dollar accounts prompting a senator to ask the SC to lift its TRO on these accounts

10 truths according to CJ Corona

Mar 10, 2012 - 7:58 AM

Chief Justice Renato Corona testifies before the court of public opinion Here’s his version of the truth

PSBank source of leak on accounts - Corona

Mar 07, 2012 - 9:25 AM

Chief Justice Renato Corona grants 3 interviews Wednesday breaks silence on bank accounts

MEDIA BLITZ. Chief Justice Renato Corona breaks his silence through a series of TV interviews Wednesday. TV screen grab of GMA-7's Unang Hirit

Prosecution: Senate ruling nails case

Mar 06, 2012 - 6:39 PM

After the Senate ruling accepting Corona s bank records the prosecution is looking forward to getting 16 votes for conviction

Senate admits Corona bank accounts

Mar 06, 2012 - 2:46 PM

Impeachment court denies defense plea to disregard as evidence Corona s accounts in PSBank

Expunge Annex A? It's not our evidence, says prosecution

Mar 05, 2012 - 9:41 PM

Inadmissible or not Annex A was never presented as evidence

Senate inclined to accept Corona's bank records

Mar 05, 2012 - 5:01 PM

Senator judges will decide on the Corona bank records on Tuesday

Senator-judges to decide on Aguirre, bank records

Mar 04, 2012 - 8:50 PM

The impeachment trial of Chief Justice Renato Corona may be on a break but the senator judges are not

Congress to SC: Corona's dollar accounts fair game

Mar 03, 2012 - 11:55 AM

Supreme Court Justices are impeachable officials They cannot have power over the only process that can make them accountable


Enrile thinks BSP official lied

Mar 01, 2012 - 5:21 PM

Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile believes a BSP official is lying and he is the source of the leak of Corona s bank records

#CoronaTrial: Day 24 with video highlights

Feb 27, 2012 - 1:32 PM

Highlights of Day 24 of the impeachment trial of Chief Justice Renato Corona

PSBank 2011 profits hit record-high at P2-B

Feb 22, 2012 - 3:54 PM

The country s second largest thrift bank s net income in 2011 hit a record high of P2 billion in 2011 on the back of higher on higher loan volume and interest margins

Senate will probe BSP-PSBank controversy

Feb 22, 2012 - 1:41 PM

The Senate committee on banks not the impeachment court will investigate the BSP led audit that allegedly targeted Corona

Why senators got obsessed with bank secrecy

Feb 22, 2012 - 8:55 AM

Senators have different motivations for pursuing the source of the prosecution’s bank documents

100 solons show up in Senate, skip House plenary

Feb 20, 2012 - 8:59 PM

Members of the House of Representatives troop to the Senate leaving behind their House tasks

Congressmen give the prosecution panel moral support

Defense: BSP 'leak' has huge impact on evidence

Feb 20, 2012 - 8:58 PM

The defense says the leak of bank documents from a BSP led audit may make evidence pertaining to Corona s accounts inadmissible in court

BSP audited Corona's accounts in 2010

Feb 20, 2012 - 5:46 PM

[UPDATED] PSBank president s testimony raises possibility that the source of the prosecution s document is the BSP

On top of 12, PSBank to disclose 2 more Corona accounts

Feb 18, 2012 - 11:38 AM

PSBank president Pascual Garcia III failed to bring the records on Thursday

Little Lady, Banal and more questions

Feb 17, 2012 - 7:14 AM

The mystery on the prosecution s source of Corona s alleged bank records deepens with a witness pointing to Rep Bolet Banal

ANALYSIS DAY 17. Rappler Ayee Mararaig explains through graphics.

Corona had 7 time deposits

Feb 16, 2012 - 3:09 PM

PSBank officials report on the withdrawn time deposits of Corona

#CoronaTrial: Day 19

Feb 16, 2012 - 3:06 PM

Day 19: Revelations: bank accounts closed on day Corona was impeached at the House; PSBank branch manager tells court Rep Jorge Banal went to their bank with the questioned Annex A

DAY 19. Corona Trial blow-by-blow.

Prosecution's bank records: Peke, 'di tunay, imbento?

Feb 15, 2012 - 11:44 PM

PSBank officials insist the bank documents from the prosecution are fake but Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile is not convinced

Show Corona's original bank records

Feb 15, 2012 - 7:44 PM

Enrile says this will determine if prosecution indeed submitted a fake document

#CoronaTrial: Day 18

Feb 15, 2012 - 3:18 PM

Day 18: Discussion on the documents from PSBank related to the accounts of Chief Justice Corona; Also discussion on the fake documents of the prosecution

Prosecution doubts PSBank's 'fake' claim

Feb 14, 2012 - 11:50 PM

Prosecution challenges PSBank to show original documents

Prosecutor Reynaldo Umali

What the TRO meant: keep status quo

Feb 14, 2012 - 2:06 PM

The SC s temporary restraining order on the impeachment court s subpoena does not touch on issue of accountability

It's fake, bank manager says of prosecution documents

Feb 13, 2012 - 10:38 PM

Account numbers are correct documents are fake

Investors shrug off Corona trial, buy PSBank bond

Feb 13, 2012 - 11:15 AM

PSBank s AAA rated Tier 2 bonds worth P3 billion attracted P6 billion worth of orders from investors as the impeachment trial against its depositor Renato Corona is underway

Corona lawyers: Heed TRO on dollar deposits

Feb 13, 2012 - 11:04 AM

Even without an actual order defense lawyers say the impeachment court should follow the TRO on the dollar accounts of the Chief Justice

HEED TRO. Defense lawyers ask senator-judges to comply with the SC's temporary restraining order.

Lingua Corona: Impeachment Lingo 101

Feb 11, 2012 - 5:39 PM

After 4 weeks of trial Rappler puts together an impeachment lexicon for your honors counsels witnesses viewers and well dummies