|Economy||Measure Code||Measure||Currency Code||Amount (Local)||Amount (USD)||Source||Post Date||Details|
|Vanuatu||05||05 - Health and income support||VUV||4,400,000,000||37,392,708|
|Vanuatu||05A||05A - Health support||VUV||IMF. https://www.imf.org/en/Topics/imf-and-covid19/Policy-Responses-to-COVID-19 (accessed 7 May 2020).||
No amount/estimate: (i) The government, using its existing budget envelope with help from Australia, the People's Republic of China (PRC), New Zealand, UNICEF, WHO, other NGOs/CSOs and some local businesses, is (a) expanding health facilities; (b) restocking personal protective equipment and supplies; and (c) further training healthcare workers, especially in Port Vila; and (d) spending on community education and awareness; (ii) With the assistance of Australia, France, and New Zealand, COVID-19 tests are analyzed in the French special collectivity of New Caledonia as needed.
|Vanuatu||05B||05B - Income support||VUV||4,400,000,000||37,392,708||IMF. https://www.imf.org/en/Topics/imf-and-covid19/Policy-Responses-to-COVID-19 (accessed 17 September 2020).||
March 31, A first-stage fiscal package worth VUV4.4 billion (roughly 4.2% of GDP) was announced. It includes (i) flights and cover arrival and short-term quarantine costs in Port Vila of repatriated ni-Vanuatu before they return to their homes elsewhere in Vanuatu; (ii) deferred and cancelled taxes, license fees and charges for businesses in 2020. Backdating to start of 2020 some reductions resulting from forthcoming business license reforms; (iii) the Employment Stabilization Payment (reimbursing employers up to VUV30,000 per employee per month for 4 months; plus an additional 12% to the employer, with payments totalling VUV2.5 billion, which is already reflected in the VUV4.4 billion amount). September 9, The Government announced that the ESP will end on September 15; (iv) small and medium enterprises (SME) with turnover of less than VUV200 million will also receive the value of their business license fees (around VUV400 million in total); (v) price-based subsidies if needed to support producers of copra, kava, cocoa and other commodities; (vi) support to the transport sector to facilitate farmers’ access to major market centres such as Port Vila and Luganville; and (vii) secondary school tuition fees are suspended for 2020.
|Vanuatu||09||09 - International Assistance Provided||VUV|
|Vanuatu||09A||09A - Swaps||VUV|
|Vanuatu||09B||09B - International loans/grants||VUV|
|Vanuatu||11||11 - Other Economic Measures||VUV|