To curb the impact of COVID-19, His Majesty’s Government has declared a state of national emergency and further announced a 20 day long partial lockdown. During this time, banking services are expected to be available. It is in this context that the Central Bank of Eswatini wishes to inform the public at large that the banking community is fully committed to working with emaSwati to ensure minimal disruption in the financial system. The Central Bank stands ready to support His Majesty’s Government to overcome the global pandemic and minimize the impact on the country’s economy and livelihood of emaSwati.
In line with Government’s commitment to the fight against COVID-19, the Central Bank wishes to announce the following:
In addition to the above responses, the Central Bank wishes to advise the public of the following measures:
Your money is safe in the banks.