MANILA -- Ayala-led Bank of the Philippine Island (BPI) will extend the banking hours of selected branches nationwide by one hour, including BPI Family Savings, during the Christmas holidays.
In a statement, the bank's management said the decision to extend its operating hours was made “to accommodate clients’ extra busy schedules over the holidays.”
“On weekdays from December 10, 2018, to January 3, 2019, 138 BPI and 36 BFSB branches will extend branch hours for an additional hour. Likewise, 61 BPI and 18 BFSB branches will be open on the following Saturdays: December 8, 15, 22, and 29,” it said.
The BPI management said clients can check for the list of these branches through its website.
BPI also noted that “over the past few months, BPI has also opened 61 branches nationwide on Saturdays to address the needs of most Filipino families during weekends.”
To date, most BPI branches operate from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. while those in the malls opens by 10 a.m. and close at 7 p.m. (PNA)