Saturday, May 12, 2012

Philippine Senator Submits Bill to Make Coin Hoarding a Crime

Coin collectors beware.

Senator Manuel Lapid has filed a bill to penalize the hoarding of coins to avoid coin shortage.

Citing figures from the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), Lapid said there should be around 17.34 billion coins--worth around P18.94 billion--in circulation. He said that would mean around 184 coins per . . .

Read more at: Yahoo News Philippines

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