October 12, 2021
T O : All Clearing Banks/Institutions
R E : SUSPENSION OF BANKING OPERATIONS IN ILOCOS SUR AND BANGUED, ABRA (CLEARING REGION 32)
1. We received a call and SMS advisory from the Bankers Association of Ilocos Sur and Bangued, Abra (BAISBA)
informing the suspension of banking operations in their area today, October 12, 2021.
2. Due to inclement weather brought by Typhoon Maring, flooding caused some roads to be unpassable which
prompted the BAISBA to suspend work.
3. For information and guidance.