The Republic of the Union of Myanmar

Central Bank of Myanmar

FIU Directives

To follow the directives in relation to High Risk and non-cooperative Jurisdictions

In- section 3l(A) of Anti  Money Laundering Law, it is  prescribed that the  Financial Intelligence  Unit shall identify the  countries which do not insufficiently comply measures for anti-  money laundering  and countering the  financing of terrorism  and shall issue directives to be applied in relation  to such countries.

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Weighted-average (WA) Market Exchange Rate

MMK per USD - Date 2nd December 2020

Reference Exchange rate
(WA market rate)
Interbank Market WA rate 1,323.9
Bank-customer Market WA rate


CBM announces daily Reference Exchange Rate every working day at 4:00 PM, based on deals between 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM.

  • Methodology on determination of Reference Exchange Rate is available here

MMK Exchange rate for other currencies are available here (

Interest Rate(%)
Central Bank Rate 7%pa
Minimum Bank Deposit Rate 5%pa

Maximum Bank Lending Rate (Secured)

Maximum Bank Lending Rate (Unsecured)




Economic Indicators (%)
GDP Growth Rate
2018-2019 FY
(October to September)
6.80 %
Annual Rate of Inflation
(August 2020)
6.43 %
Year on Year Inflation
(August 2020)
1.84 %

     Source : Ministry of Planning and Finance