Category: Press Releases

Press Release: NFIS 2 highlighted at PIRI meeting

(Honiara 15.09.16) – On the side of the Alliance for Financial Inclusion – Global Policy Forum (AFI-GPF), the Pacific Islands Regional Initiative (PIRI) working group met on Monday 5th at Nadi Denarau Island, with the meeting being chaired by the Governor of Central Bank of Solomon Islands, Mr. Denton Rarawa....

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Press Release: National Risk Assessment on anti-money laundering and terrorism financing

(Honiara 02.09.16) – The Solomon Islands Financial Intelligence Unit (SIFIU) finally launched and coordinated another major Ant-money laundering and combating financing of terrorism (AML/CFT) National Risk Assessment (NRA) program that commences Monday this week. The Risk Assessment work may take up to six (6) months to complete and requires the cooperation of both the private and the public sector. A one full day workshop held at the IBS hotel Wednesday this week was part of the NRA work....

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Press Release: Insurance Legislation under Review

(Honiara 28.07.16) – The Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) in partnership with the UNCDF/UNDP Pacific Financial Inclusion Programme (PFIP) is undertaking a comprehensive review of the current Insurance legislation in the country. Download...

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Key Statistics

Inflation
(May, 2019) 1.0%
GDP (2016)
Actual (source: SINSO)
Real GDP
SBD$ 4,603m
Nominal GDP
SBD$ 8,606m
Real GDP Growth3.4%
Foreign Reserves
(August 14, 2019)SBD $5,074m
Interest Rates
(June, 2019)
Deposit Rate0.35%
Lending Rate10.72%
Money Supply
(August 14, 2019)SBD $5,140m

Exchange Rates

per
SBD
Today
21/08/2019
Last Week
14/08/2019
USD0.12120.1214
GBP0.09980.1006
EUR
0.10920.1083
AUD0.17870.1795
NZD
0.18880.1879
JPY12.881112.7880
SDR0.08840.0882
CNY0.8560 0.8577
Index112.3112.4

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