The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) and the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) launched the Paleng-QR PH initiative in Carmona, Cavite, to further bolster their initiatives in promoting digital transactions in the Philippines.
Photo courtesy of Brand X PH
Vendors and sellers in the Carmona Public Market are urged to conduct business utilizing digital payment systems like GCash using QR Codes as part of the Paleng-QR PH initiative.
Carmona Mayor Dahlia Loyola personally utilized GCash to purchase food items in the Carmona Public Market to promote the usage of digital platforms to their citizens.
Photo courtesy of Mayor Dahlia Loyola
Loyola said that the municipality is honored to welcome the expansion of Paleng-QR PH to make Carmona a digital-ready and financially inclusive city.
Additionally, more city vendors may expand their operations and generate additional revenue by giving residents easy access to GCash services like Cash-in, Cash-out, Pay Bills, and Send Money.
There are also booths at the Public Market that are available to Cavite residents who prefer safer and more practical cashless experience.
Carmona is the first in CALABARZON to implement cashless transactions in its public markets and is pushing toward digitization to provide its people with a safer and more convenient transactions.