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Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves presents budget for 2016

Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Dr. Ralph Gonsalves said the central theme for the 2016 Budget is Economic Growth, Job Creation, Zero Hunger and Fiscal Consolidation amidst Global Uncertainties. Dr. Gonsalves made the point as he presented the 2016 Appropriation Bill, in Parliament on Monday, amounting to 912.9 million dollars. The Prime Minister said… Continue Reading →

SVG’s 2016 Agricultural Budget

Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Saboto Ceasar, said this year’s budget allocation will be used to finance a number of development projects in the agriculture, forestry and fisheries sectors. Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Dr. Ralph Gonsalves announced a 912-million, 897-thousand 311 dollars budget for the 2016 fiscal year, during the Budgetary Estimates… Continue Reading →

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves Budget Closing

The 2015 National Budget wrapped up yesterday, with Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves expressing optimism that economic activity will improve this year. This performance he said will be driven mainly by improved activity in the Construction, Agriculture and the Manufacturing Sectors. The Prime Minister pointed out that the Government will not be supportive of austerity… Continue Reading →