Tag Archives: January

PM States That Public Assistance Is To Be Raised By $25 Next January

Dr.Ralph Gonsalves made the statement yesterday while addressing the audience at a ceremony put on by the National Insurance Services (NIS) to honor pensioners. Public Assistance is paid out to senior citizens who did not make enough contributions to the NIS to benefit from the minimum pension. The last increase in the public assistance benefit… Continue Reading →

The 2015 National Budget Will Be Presented On Wednesday January 28th

The session was originally scheduled for January 12th, but was postponed in light of the tragic accident in Owia. Governor General Sir Frederick Ballantyne will deliver the Traditional Throne Speech to mark the ceremonial opening of the Fifth Session of the Ninth Parliament This will be followed by the presentation of the 2015 National Budget… Continue Reading →