LIST: Bank Schedule for Christmas Holidays 2018, New Year


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MANILA, Philippines – (Updated December 23) The banking hours schedule for the 2018 Christmas holidays and operations for New Year (first week of January 2019) has been released online.

Bank Schedule for Christmas Holidays 2018, New Year
Stay tuned for banks' Christmas holidays schedule.

During the long holiday break, select bank branches will be open. Check out the updated list of banks and their schedule for December 22, 2018 to January 2, 2019.

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Banco de Oro (BDO) Unibank Schedule

Several branches of BDO will open during the holidays to continuously serve the banking needs of their clients.


Metrobank Holiday Schedule

Majority of Metrobank branches will be closed on December 22-24 and 29 to 31, 2018 but some of its branches will be open to serve the clients' banking needs.

Check out list of open branches on December 22-24 here and complete schedule here.

"We know you're excited to share your blessings in the upcoming holiday season. That's why we're keeping selected branches open on Saturdays, Sundays, and during the holidays," Metrobank said.

"All check deposits and payments received after the cut-off period will be done the following banking day," the bank added.

Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) Schedule

BPI extends banking hours from December 10 to January 3. View here for the complete schedule.

Philippine Savings Bank (PSBank) Schedule

All PSBank branches will be closed on December 24, 25 and 31, 2018 and January 1, 2019.

"Meanwhile, our PSBank Mobile and PSBank Online (Internet banking) will be available for your banking needs. Our network of 575 ATMs will be online as well," the bank shared on Facebook.

Please take note of the following:

1. Payroll- crediting on December 24, 25, 31 and January 1 will proceed.

2. Automatic Debit Agreement- For bills payments, debiting of accounts with due dates on December 24, 25, 31 and January 1 will proceed. For PSBank loans, payments will be value dated on its original due date and accounts will be debited on December 26 for those with due dates on December 24 & 25, and on January 2 for those with due dates on December 31 & January 1. Accounts not debited on December 24 & 25 due to insufficient funds should be funded by December 26, while those not debited on December 31 and January 1 should be funded by January 2 to avoid penalties.

3. Check clearing and settlement- Clearing is suspended on December 24, 25, 31 and January 1. Checks received after cut-off time on December 21 will be processed on December 26, while those received after cut-off time on December 28 will be processed on January 2. No penalties will be charged for checks dated December 24, 25, 31 and Jan. 1, intended for PSBank loan payments.

4. Time deposits- Maturities on December 24 and 25 will be processed on December 26, while maturities on December 31 and January 1 will be processed on January 2.

Philippine National Bank (PNB) Schedule

Check out the list of branches that are open during the holidays - December 22 (Saturday) to 24 (Monday).


For immediate assistance, you may call PNB's 24/7 Customer Service Hotline at (+632) 573 8888.

Security Bank Schedule

Security Bank NAIA and NAIA Terminal 3 will be open on Monday, December 24, 2018, and Sunday, December 30, 2018, from 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM only.

ALL branches will be closed on the following dates:

  • December 25, 2018 (Tuesday)
  • December 31, 2018 (Monday)
  • January 1, 2019 (Tuesday)

Business as usual for ALL Branches from Wednesday to Saturday, December 26 to 29, 2018.

Additional Branches will also be open on Saturday, December 29, 2018 from 10:00AM to 2:00PM

  • Iligan Branch
  • Butuan Branch
  • Ozamiz Branch

United Coconut Planters Bank (UCPB)

All UCPB branches will be open on December 26-28, 2018.

During the holidays, UCPB encourage clients to use ATMs and UCPB Connect, the Bank's online and mobile banking facilities, for banking transactions.


Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC)

Select branches will open on December 22, 24, 29, 30, and 31.


Chinabank

Select Chinabank branches will open on December 24, 30 and 31.

Maybank

All branches are CLOSED on December 24, 25 and 30 and January 1.

Regular banking hours on December 26 to 28.

On December 29, only the Main and Resorts World Manila branches are open.

EastWest Bank

Select branches are open on December 24, 29 and 31.


UnionBank of the Philippines

All branches will be CLOSED during the following holidays:

  • December 24 - Christmas Eve
  • December 25 - Christmas
  • December 31 - New Year’s Eve
  • January 1 - New Year


All branches will be OPEN on December 26, 27, and 28.

The following branches will be open on Saturday, December 29:

  • Uptown Place Mall BGC
  • Alabang Town Center
  • Alabang Country Club Inc.
  • Cebu Banilad
  • Cebu Insular Life Business Park
  • The Medical City
  • St. Francis Shangri-La Place
  • Eastwood City
  • Davao Magsaysay

Landbank

Per Malacanang Memorandum Circular No. 55, work in the government offices are suspended on December 26. In line with this, select branches of Landbank will be open, view list here.

Normal banking operations will resume on December 27.

NOTE: Schedule for Philippine Bank of Communications (PBCOM) will be posted here once available.

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