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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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CBS Monetary Policy Decision for FY2023/24

Monday, 8 April 2024:  The Central Bank of Samoa Board of Directors, at its meeting on the 22nd March 2024, approved the continuation of the Central Bank’s monetary policy stance to reduce the high level of liquidity that exist in the financial system as well as continuing its efforts to normalise or adjust its official interest rate upwards without signalling a tightening of monetary policy.

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In accordance with section 6(2)(p) of the Insurance Act 2007 (“the Act”), the Office of the Insurance Commissioner/Central Bank of Samoa (“the Bank”) wishes to advise the public that the above-named insurance broker company is permanently CLOSED. The Bank is now in the process of returning SSFS statutory deposit in pursuant to section 23(2) of the Act.

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