The currency in the Philippines is the Peso (PhP) and the Centavo. Coin denominations are: 1, 5, 10, and 25 centavos, P1, P5 and P10. Bill denominations are: 20, 50, 100, 500 and 1,000 pesos.
Delegates may wish to change their currencies at the airport after clearing immigrations and customs. The average exchange rate is USD 1 = PhP 44.67.
Credit cards are accepted at most establishments. However, only cash payments in Philippines Pesos are accepted in public transportations, small shops, and small restaurants.