EVEN the continuous rains could not dampen everyone’s spirit as many esteemed guests and valued clients helped inaugurate Maybank’s newest branch in Lapasan, Cagayan de Oro City.
The CDO-Lapasan Branch is Maybank’s 78th branch in the Philippines, and the bank’s 2nd branch in the city.
The morning’s festivities started with a Thanksgiving mass celebrated by Fr. Gil Escalante, followed by the blessing and coin-throwing ceremony. Leading the ceremonial ribbon-cutting was Cagayan de Oro Councilor Candy Darimbang, assisted Maybank Senior Management.
“Though the weather is not cooperating, today is a blessing,” said Joel T. Carranto, Head for Community Distribution, referring to the rainy weather that morning. He then emphasized the strength and stability of Maybank, and the intention to differentiate the bank through its “service to the community, be it on a rainy day or sunny day.” He also thanked the audience who attended the inauguration.
Maybank Philippines, Inc. (MPI) is part of the Maybank Group, Malaysia’s regional financial services leader with an international network of over 2,200 offices in 20 countries namely Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Philippines, Brunei Darussalam, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Papua New Guinea, Hong Kong SAR, People’s Republic of China, Bahrain, Uzbekistan, Myanmar, Laos, Pakistan, India, Saudi Arabia, Great Britain and the United States of America. The Group offers an extensive range of products and services, which includes commercial banking, investment banking, Islamic banking, stock broking, insurance and takaful and asset management. It has over 47,000 employees serving more than 22 million customers worldwide.
Maybank CDO-Lapasan branch is located along C. M. Recto Avenue, Lapasan, Cagayan de Oro City, Misamis Oriental. The branch can be reached at (088) 850-1748, (088) 850-1630 and (088) 850-0388.