SAMOA

Abstract

SAMOA

IMF Country Report No. 15/191

SAMOA

2015 ARTICLE IV CONSULTATION—PRESS RELEASE; STAFF REPORT; AND STATEMENT BY THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR FOR SAMOA

July 2015

Under Article IV of the IMF’s Articles of Agreement, the IMF holds bilateral discussions with members, usually every year. In the context of the 2015 Article IV consultation with Samoa, the following documents have been released and are included in this package:

  • A Press Release summarizing the views of the Executive Board as expressed during its June 1, 2015 consideration of the staff report that concluded the Article IV consultation with Samoa.

  • The Staff Report prepared by a staff team of the IMF for the Executive Board’s consideration on June 1, 2015, following discussions that ended on March 6, 2015, with the officials of Samoa on economic developments and policies. Based on information available at the time of these discussions, the staff report was completed on May 14, 2015.

  • An Informational Annex prepared by the IMF staff.

  • A Debt Sustainability Analysis prepared by the staffs of the IMF and the IDA.

  • A Statement by the Executive Director for Samoa.

The documents listed below have been or will be separately released.

  • Financial Stability System Assessment

The IMF’s transparency policy allows for the deletion of market-sensitive information and premature disclosure of the authorities’ policy intentions in published staff reports and other documents.

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Samoa: 2015 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Samoa
Author: International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept