Seychelles in figures 2015
Seychelles Subscribes to the IMF’s Special Data Dissemination Standard
Seychelles subscribed today to the International Monetary Fund’s Special Data Dissemination Standard (SDDS), bringing the number of subscribing countries to 64. Seychelles is the 13th country to graduate to the SDDS from the IMF’s General Data Dissemination System (GDDS), in which the country has participated in since December 18, 2006. Seychelles has benefitted from the Department for International Development (DFID) Enhanced Data Dissemination Initiative, financed by the government of the United Kingdom, which aims to assist countries to graduate from the GDDS to the SDDS. Seychelles is the third Sub-Saharan African country to subscribe to the SDDS.