January 2011 Highlights

Download MABS January 2011 Highlights .

Training Announcements

PUNLA SA TAO MF Management and Supervisory Training March 16-18 (Davao City) Account Officers Refresher Course June 15-17 (Bicol) November 16-18 (Northern and Central Luzon) Housing Microfinance Training September 14-16 (Manila) ILO-Making Microfinance Work for MFIs April 18-22 (Manila) Here are the upcoming trainings to be conducted by MABS service providers (MSPs) Punla sa Tao [...]

1st Valley Bank highlights microfinance & mobile phone banking services

In a visit to 1st Valley Bank branch in Cagayan de Oro City on January 30, a USAID delegation led by USAID Deputy Assistant Administrator Gregory Beck and USAID/Philippines Mission Director Gloria D. Steele was oriented on the microfinance and mobile phone banking initiative of 1st Valley Bank, which has benefitted from focused technical assistance [...]

RBRDFI conducts first Microinsurance Basic Training Course for rural banks

In recognition of January as the country’s Microinsurance month, the Rural Bankers Research and Development Foundation Inc. (RBRDFI), with support from the USAID-supported RBAP-MABS program, conducted the first microinsurance basic training course for rural banks on January 27-28, 2011.  Training participants were composed of executive officers, managers, staff and field supervisors from nine rural banks [...]