Programme Update

The Pacific Island Forum Secretariat joins global call-to-action to keep remittances flowing during the COVID-19 crisis

The Pacific Island Forum Secretariat joins global call-to-action to keep remittances flowing during the COVID-19 crisis

June 16, 2020

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The Pacific Island Forum Secretariat is supporting the call to action to policymakers, regulators and remittance service providers to improve migrants’ access for sending and receiving remittances, and to reduce transfer costs during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

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Vodafone Partners with UN’s Pacific Financial Inclusion Programme to Offer Fee-Free Remittances to Help Fijians

Vodafone Partners with UN’s Pacific Financial Inclusion Programme to Offer Fee-Free Remittances to Help Fijians

May 14, 2020

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Vodafone Fiji announced a partnership today whereby Vodafone will offer free remittances into Fiji on the M-PAiSA platform for the next two months. The new initiative aims to support Fijians experiencing financial hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic as well as Tropical Cyclone Harold.

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PFIP partners with Catalpa International to support digitization of Financial Education in Solomon Islands

PFIP partners with Catalpa International to support digitization of Financial Education in Solomon Islands

January 13, 2020

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A new partnership launched in November 2019 between Pacific Financial Inclusion Programme (PFIP) and Catalpa International will pilot the digitization of financial education content in Solomon Islands.

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You can now save for your retirement using airtime credit

You can now save for your retirement using airtime credit

November 12, 2019

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youSave members can now use their mobile top up to make deposits into their SINPF savings account Honiara, Solomon Islands – As of today, youSave members can make deposits into their accounts with Solomon Island National Provident Fund (SINPF) through their mobile phones, using mobile top ups (airtime credit). Instead of having to visit an...

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Mobile money services now available in Vanuatu

Mobile money services now available in Vanuatu

November 1, 2019

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Port Vila, Vanuatu – Telecom Vanuatu Limited (TVL), launched its mobile money product M-Vatu on 23 October 2019 in the presence of Mr Peter Tarimakem, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Vanuatu. This new service by TVL will provide registered customers a secure platform to send and receive money in Vanuatu using a mobile...

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