Category: Announcements

Central Bank clarifies POB board changes

The Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) is aware of recent media reports regarding changes to Pan Oceanic Bank (POB)’s board positions that may have caused unease and anxiety in the market especially to POB clients. The CBSI assures POB customers and clients that the changes to Board positions does not affect the stability and operations of POB. POB is managed by experienced professional staff at the operational level and continues to operate within the regulatory and prudential requirements of CBSI. For more information, on the above Public Notice, please call 21791 or email to: info@cbsi.com.sb   Central Bank of Solomon Islands    ...

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Email Fraud

The Central bank of Solomon Islands wishes to inform all stakeholders, organizations, financial institutions, the private sector and the general public of an email scam that is purportedly sent by the Governor of Central Bank Denton Rarawa. If you receive any email with  a Gmail address: executiveportal2@gmail.com that uses the Governor’s name, please do not open but delete it immediately.  It is a “phishing” email and you are warned against opening and/or responding to the message. For more information on the above Public Notice, please call 21791 or email to: info@cbsi.com.sb Central Bank of Solomon Islands  ...

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Press Release: Rise in ATM card theft

(Honiara 11.10.16) – The general public is warned to be very careful when using the Automatic Teller Machines (ATMs) in Honiara and around the country, whenever they decide to withdraw money....

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Key Statistics

Inflation
(February, 2017) -2.3%
GDP (2015)
RGDP (Real)SBD$ 4,472m
NGDP (Nominal)SBD$ 8,142m
Real GDP Growth2.9%
Foreign Reserves
(April 12, 2017)SBD $4,335m
Interest Rates
(February, 2017)
Deposit Rate0.27%
Lending Rate10.70%
Money Supply
(April 12, 2017)SBD $4,511m

Exchange Rates

per
SBD
Today
21/04/2017
Last Week
13/04/2017
USD0.12610.1261
GBP0.09840.1008
EUR
0.11760.1186
AUD0.16900.1682
NZD
0.17980.1816
JPY13.781213.8026
SDR0.09240.0930
CNY0.86820.8694
Index107.8107.8