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Insurance

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Philippine Economics
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The New Philippine Currency

DID YOU KNOW…
...that after the declaration of Philippine independence in Kawit, Cavite on June 12, 1898, Emilio Aguinaldo, the first president of the Philippine Republic, adopted a new currency for the new government?
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…that one-peso and five-peso notes were printed as Republica Filipina Papel Moneda de un Peso and Cinco Pesos, respectively?
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…that with the printing of the new bank notes came the minting of three variations of a dos centimos de peso copper coin by the Aguinaldo administration?
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…that the new Philippine currency ceased to be used after the capture of Aguinaldo by the American forces in Palanan, Isabela?
 

  • accident - aksidente
  • additional - karagdagan
  • agency - ahensiya
  • agent - ahente
  • annual - taunan
  • automobile related - may kinalaman sa oto
  • benefit - benepisyo
  • car - kotse
  • clause - kondisyon
  • combined - pinagsama
  • commercial - pangkalakal
  • compensation - kabayaran
  • compulsory - sapilitan
  • to cover - saklawin
  • coverage - saklaw
  • damage - pinsala
  • driving - pagmamaneho
  • estimate - tantiya
  • to evaluate - tantiyahin
  • expert - eskperto
  • fire - sunog
  • high - mataas
  • home - bahay
  • ID - ID
  • to indemnify - magbayad ng pinsala
  • insurance - seguro
  • to insure - seguruhin
  • intentional - sinasadya
  • license - lisensya
  • life - buhay
  • limit - limit
  • low - mababa
  • monetary - gantimpalang salapi
  • months - mga buwan
  • motorcycle - motorsiklo
  • to pay out - bayaran
  • policy - patakaran
  • premium - premium
  • registration - pagtatala
  • risk - panganib
  • settlement - pagkakasundo
  • to sign up - ilagda
  • theft - nakawan
  • truck - trak