Tag Archives: Minister of Finance Camillo Gonsalves

PRYME LAUNCH

An official launch was held today, for the Promotion of Youth Microenterprises, or PRYME programme. During his Budget address last month, Finance Minister Camillo Gonsalves said the PRYME programme will seek to put $2 million in grant funds in the hands of young businesspersons in 2020.  He said the programme will complement existing entrepreneurial-support initiatives… Continue Reading →

GONSALVES ECONOMY AND INVESTMENT FORUM

Minister of Finance Camillo Gonsalves said St. Vincent and the Grenadines can boast of having a record number of investments taking place, which are contributing positively to the country’s economy. The Minister made the point during last week’s Media Launch of the SVG Investment Forum which will be hosted by this country’s Investment Promotions Agency… Continue Reading →

UN RECEPTION

The Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines has pledged its commitment to be an advocate for the needs of smaller countries, during its tenure on the United Nations Security Council. This commitment was given by Minister of Finance Camillo Gonsalves, as he delivered remarks at a Cockatil Reception, held at the Prime Minister’s Residence… Continue Reading →

DECEMBER PARLIAMENT

The Supplementary Appropriation Bill (No.9) 2019, is one of six listed to be dealt at today’s meeting of Parliament. The Bill will be read for the first time, while Select Committee Reports will be presented on: The Consumer Protection Bill; The Town and Country Planning Amendment Bill; The Tax Administration Bill and Child Justice Bill… Continue Reading →

DECEMBER PARLIAMENT

Six Bills are listed to be dealt with, at a meeting of the House of Assembly, slated for this Thursday December 19th. The list includes Supplementary Appropriation Bill (No.9) 2019, which is down to receive its first reading. And, Select Committee Reports are expected to be presented on: The Consumer Protection Bill; The Town and… Continue Reading →

LEWIS PUNNETT HOME

Prime Minister Dr. Hon Ralph Gonsalves conducted a walk-through of the proposed site for the relocation the Lewis Punnett Home at New Montrose yesterday. Accompanied by Minister of Health Wellness and Environment, Luke Browne, Minister of Finance, Camillo Gonsalves and other officials from the relevant ministries and BRAGSA, a thorough inspection of the premises was… Continue Reading →

PM AT 74TH UN

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves is currently out of state attending the 74th Session of the United Nations General Assembly which is being convened at the UN Headquarters in New York. Dr. Gonsalves left the state on Saturday 21st September leading a 4-member delegation, that is expected to be engaged in a number of events and bi-lateral meetings… Continue Reading →