Presidential Proclamation No. 358 signed on April 4, 2003 declared June 16-22 of every year as the Depositor Protection and Awareness Week (DPAW). The issuance aims to further strengthen depositor confidence in the country’s banking system to complement the government’s thrust of sustaining economic growth.
In support of this week-long celebration, all member-banks are encouraged to display a streamer outside their main offices for the duration of the DPAW and to include an electronic version of the streamer in ATM machines downloadable from the PDIC website, www.pdic.gov.ph.
The streamer which measures 4 ft x 8 ft shall appear as follows:
||(Sgd.) CRISTINA Q. ORBETA|
May 18, 2011