Tag Archives: Minister of Finance Camillo Gonsalves

GONALVES AND GREEN CLIMATE FUND

Minister of Finance Camillo Gonsalves said Small Island Developing States (SIDS) continue to face many challenges to access global funding to be used in Climate Change mitigation and adaption programs. He made this statement earlier this week during the opening of a three-day Climate Finance Regional workshop which was held here in St. Vincent and… Continue Reading →

CLIMATE FINANCE FUNDING

Minister of Finance Camillo Gonsalves said the Government is concerned about the slow pace at which small island states can access funding to be used in Climate Change mitigation and adaption programs. He made this statement during today’s opening of a three-day Climate Finance Regional workshop being held here in St. Vincent and the Grenadines…. Continue Reading →

DIAMOND HOTEL

The Government is moving ahead with plans to construct a 93 room Hotel at Diamond under the Holiday Inn Brand. Minister of Finance Camillo Gonsalves provided an update on the project, in response to a question in Parliament yesterday. He said the Government has executed a Franchise Agreement as well as a Master Technology Agreement… Continue Reading →

FINANCING FORUM

Minister of Finance Camillo Gonsalves was among delegates attending a Forum on Financing for Development, hosted by the United Nations Economic and Social Council, ECOSOC in New York yesterday. The Forum was convened under the auspices of St. Vincent and the Grenadines’ Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Rhonda King, who currently serves as… Continue Reading →

TOURISM JOBS

Vincentians can look forward to employment opportunities in the upcoming months, with the coming on stream of a number of tourism development projects. The announcement was made by Minister of Finance, Camillo Gonsalves, during a signing ceremony held here last week. During the ceremony, a 50-Million US dollar Loan Agreement was signed by the Governments… Continue Reading →

ESTIMATES PRESENTATION

Members of Parliament yesterday approved a Motion to adopt the 2019 Estimates of Revenue and Expenditure, which were presented by Minister of Finance, Camillo Gonsalves. The 2019 Estimates amount to: one billion, 67-million, 343 thousand, 283-dollars, representing an increase of 7.4% over the approved Budget for 2018. Minister Gonsalves said the 2019 Budget is made up… Continue Reading →

2019 ESTIMATES AND BUDGET

Minister of Finance Camillo Gonsalves will present the 2019 National Budget Address in Parliament on Monday February 4th. According to information from the Prime Minister’s Office, the Budget Debate will be preceded by the debate on the 2019 Estimates of Revenue and Expenditure on Tuesday January 29th 2019        Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves said consultations… Continue Reading →