Executive Board
Calendar
Board Discussions
on Samoa:

Previous:
May 15, 2013
June 15, 2012
May 17, 2010
December 7, 2009
May 18, 2007

Article IV Staff Reports

Financial Sector Assessment Program

Projected % Change
   2014  2015
Real GDP 1.6 1.9
Consumer Prices -1.0 3.0
Source: World Economic Outlook (April 2014)
Please refer to more recent PIN/Staff reports on this country for possible revisions.

Samoa: Financial Position in the Fund

Transactions with the Fund


IMF Resident Representative
Office in Samoa

You may contact us about Samoa and the IMF at Contact Us


Free Email Notification

Receive emails when we post new items of interest to you.

Subscribe or Modify your profile


Samoa and the IMF
Updated April 8, 2014

Show all items sorted by date  Show all items sorted by type 
IMF Survey Online
March 21, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Sheer Distance a Factor as Pacific Islands Seek to Boost Growth
The Pacific islands must address the impact of their remoteness and other unique economic issues as they seek to regain income levels prevailing before the global economic crisis. A conference in Samoa will look at how to make the islands more resilient to economic shocks.
December 08, 2009 -- IMF Survey: IMF Supports Samoa After Tsunami Devastates Nation
The IMF approves a loan of $9.3 million to help spur recovery and reconstruction in Samoa following the September 2009 earthquake and tsunami, which severely damaged the island nation. The assistance will bolster reserves and help cover expected shortfalls in export earnings.
October 21, 2008 -- IMF Survey: High Food, Fuel Prices a Threat Where Protection Limited
Inflation has been rising in the Pacific Islands on the back of strong increases in commodity prices. Although commodity prices have declined from recent peaks, food and fuel prices remain a concern in the islands as most have only limited social protection systems.