No. 59 XLV No. 59 Published by Authority Monday 22nd June 2020 GOVERNMENT NOTICES The following Government Notices are published by Order of the President. No. 424 of2020 FINANCIAL INSTITUTION ACT (Cap 79) NOTICE WHEREAS, a notice was published on the 8th June, 2020 by the Central Bank of Seychelles in exercise of the powers conferred by section 74A (1) of the Financial Institutions Act in view of the COVID-19 pandemic as a force majeure and applied certain exemptions and modifications to the Financial Institutions Act. NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of section 74A(2) of the said Act the notice issued under section 74A(1) is republished in the Gazette for information to the general public as required under section 74A(2) of the Act. The notice published under section 74A(1) of the Act is herewith annexed to this notice as Annexure. ANNEXURE CENTRAL BANK OF SEYCHELLES P. O. Box 701, Victoria, Seychelles Telephone: [+248] 428 20 00 Ref: FSD/BK/GEN/1 FSD/COVID19/2020 Fax: [+248] 432 36 65 email@example.com Date: June 8,2020 To all Banks Notice on non-application of, exceptions and modifications to certain provisions of the Financial Institutions Act 2004, as amended (FIA) and statutory instruments issued under the FIA Pursuant to section 74A of the FIA, the Central Bank of Seychelles (CBS) hereby issues this Notice directing the non-application of, exceptions and modifications to certain provisions of the FIA and statutory instruments issued under the FIA in light of the Covid-19 pandemic.