Welcome to the Central Bank of Samoa

The Central Bank of Samoa is the nation's reserve bank and, as such, it acts as a bank to the Government and the commercial banks.

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What's New

Central Bank of Samoa develops first National Financial Inclusion Strategy

Apia, Samoa - The Central Bank of Samoa, with technical assistance from the Pacific Financial Inclusion Programme (PFIP) of the UN Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), is holding a two-day National Financial Inclusion Strategy Workshop at the Tanoa Tusitala Hotel in Apia, Samoa, beginning today.

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Changes to the Monetary Survey Report

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) fielded a Technical Assistance mission in August 2015, to revise and update Sāmoa’s Monetary and Financial Statistics (MFS) methodology and reporting in line with the latest international standards. As a result, several new changes were proposed and made to the way monetary aggregates and developments are compiled, presented and reported.

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Commemorative Coin marks great Games acheivement

A newly minted collectable coin has been released to celebrate the Commonwealth Youth Games in Samoa. The coin, issued by the Central Bank of Samoa, is a nickel-plated steel 50 sene piece, stamped with the Samoa 2015 Commonwealth Youth Games logo.

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