Category Economy

Role of CBSI in the Secondary Market for Government Bonds

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Role of CBSIIn September 2020, the Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) announced an accommodative (expansionary) monetary policy stance. The two most common tools available to CBSI are the open market operations (OMO) and the cash reserve ratio (CRR). A…

Where is the accurate ESP Payments list?

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The Leader of Opposition Hon. Wale has again, calls on the Minister and Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Finance, to publish the list of beneficiaries of the Economic Stimulus Package (ESP).  Referring to earlier publications, Hon. Wale said the…

CBSI marks Credit Union Day in Isabel Province

The Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) and Khasakhou Credit Union Ltd (KCUL) in Isabel Province combined to mark the International Credit Union Day (ICUD) last week. The event was marked with a full-day refresher workshop conducted by CBSI officials…

Wale concerned about current status of economy

The Leader of Opposition, Hon. Matthew Wale, has expressed grave concern about the current state of the economy and the impact it is having on families and households throughout the country.The Opposition Leader said there seem to be very little…

USAID ASSISTANCE STILL TO GO THROUGH PROPER CHANNELS

The US Department of State has recently announced new funding investments of US$200 million for the Indo Pacific as part of its Pacific Pledge. Under this umbrella of support to the Region is a US$25 million support package for the…

Wale queries gov’t over Economic Stimulus Package

Opposition Leader, Hon. Matthew Wale questions the government over the delay in the planned implementation of the stimulus package. In his statement, Hon. Wale highlighted that the stimulus package initiative is a very important Covid-19 policy line intended to keep…

CBSI courtesy visit to MPG

The Central Bank of Solomon Islands Deputy Governor Raynold Moveni and his team made a courtesy visit to the Malaita Provincial Government (MPG) in Auki last week Tuesday 29th October. The team was in Auki to conduct a consultation workshop…