Economy Measure Code Measure Currency Code Amount (Local) Amount (USD) Source Details
Marshall Islands 05 05 - Health and income support USD 42,000,000 42,000,000 Ministry of Finance. COVID-19 Finances (accessed 27 May 2020); International Monetary Fund (IMF). https://www.imf.org/en/Topics/imf-and-covid19/Policy-Responses-to-COVID-19 (accessed 13 April 2020, 7 August 2020). Office of the President and Cabinet. https://rmigov.info/?p=500 (accessed 3 September 2020).

April, The government has formulated a Coronavirus Disease Preparedness and Response Plan and is preparing preventive measures amounting to about USD7 million, including construction of quarantine units, purchases of medical equipment, installment of washing stations, and funding for overtime of health workers. May 19, The cost of the Plan (also being referred to as COVID-19 Pandemic Response Plan) that currently stands at USD37 million now includes education and logistics cluster needs. The funds from the reprogrammed 1st and 2nd quarter unused salaries from the General Fund and the financial assistance from bilateral and multilateral partners have assisted the Government with its preparatory work for the entire Marshall Islands, as well as, provide some economic relief to the private sector most affected by the COVID-19. As of July 30, The Government has approved a budget of USD42 million for the national preparedness plan in response to the global health pandemic on COVID19.

Marshall Islands 05A 05A - Health support USD
Marshall Islands 05B 05B - Income support USD Office of the President and Cabinet. https://rmigov.info/?p=792 (accessed 3 September 2020). Office of the President and Cabinet. https://rmigov.info/?p=853 (accessed 3 September 2020). Office of the President and Cabinet. https://rmigov.info/?p=926 (accessed 3 September 2020).

No amount/estimate: As of August 7, 23 local businesses received financial assistance under the Pandemic (COVID-19) Economic Relief Program (PCERP).

Marshall Islands 09 09 - International Assistance Provided USD
Marshall Islands 09A 09A - Swaps USD
Marshall Islands 09B 09B - International loans/grants USD
Marshall Islands 11 11 - Other Economic Measures USD IMF. https://www.imf.org/en/Topics/imf-and-covid19/Policy-Responses-to-COVID-19 (accessed 13 April 2020).

April, Since U.S. dollar is the legal tender of Marshall Islands, there is no monetary measure and no exchange rate and BOP measures.