Philippine peso coins - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Philippine peso coins


Bangko Sentral to sell P10,000, P500 commemorative coins

Jan 08, 2020 - 8:15 PM

A single P10,000 gold commemorative coin costs P127,500

LOOK: New P20 coin, enhanced P5 coin unveiled

Dec 17, 2019 - 10:25 AM

The new P20 coin is more expensive to produce than the banknote version, but the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas says it will last much longer

NEW COIN. The new P20 and the enhanced P5 coins of the Philippines is unveiled on December 17, 2019. Photo by Lito Borras/Rappler

Design of new P20 coin to be unveiled in December

Oct 14, 2019 - 4:50 PM

The P20 coin will initially coexist with the banknote version. But the banknote will be gradually removed from circulation.

Bangko Sentral to create P20 coin

Jul 17, 2019 - 6:45 PM

(UPDATED) A study finds that Filipinos frequently use P20 bills, leading to the banknote's wear and tear. A coin version will extend its life span.