RBAP-MABS Convenes Partners during a Regional Roundtable Conference in Manila

Over ninety participants from rural banks and other private sector partners gathered for the annual Regional Roundtable of the Rural Bankers Association of the Philippines-Microenterprise Access to Banking Services (RBAP-MABS), a program supported by the  United States Agency for International Development (USAID), last November 9 at the Hyatt Hotel and Casino Manila. This year’s theme, [...]

RBAP holds 4th Microinsurance Roundtable Meeting with partners

The Rural Bankers Association of the Philippines (RBAP) convened partners and stakeholders who are active in the promotion of microinsurance in the country during the 4th of its roundtable meeting series last October 3. Present at the event were eight (8) partner-insurers of RBAP, which include Bankers Assurance (MiCo), CocoLife, Country Bankers Insurance Group, Manila [...]

Northwestern Mindanao Rural Bankers Complete the Microinsurance Basic Training Course

The Northwestern Mindanao Federation rural bank members participated in the Microinsurance (MI) Basic Training Course held at the Bethany Gardens Resort in Ozamis City, Misamis Occidental last August 11 and 12. Twenty-two (22) officers and staff from eleven (11) rural banks attended the course which covers the fundamentals of microinsurance, including marketing and servicing of [...]

Luzon Rural Bankers Complete Microinsurance Basic Training Course

Ten rural banks from Luzon attended the Microinsurance Basic Training Course held at the Orchid Garden Hotel in Manila on August 2-3, 2011.  Nineteen (19) of the course participants also successfully completed the qualifying examinations administered at the end of the course, which is the first step to becoming a qualified Microinsurance Soliciting Officer.