NO. 57/2016 DATE: September 29, 2016
BUDGET 2017 CONSULTATIONS MOVE TO CARRIACOU
ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, Thursday, September 29th, 2016: The Ministry of Finance and Energy will continue its stakeholder consultations in preparation for the presentation of the 2017 National Budget, when a team of Officers travels to Carriacou next week to meet with stakeholders there.
On Thursday, October 6th, 2016 the Ministry will meet with stakeholders of Carriacou and Petit Martinique at the Hillsborough Government School at 6:00 p.m. The team will be joined by the Minister of Carriacou and Petit Martinique Affairs and Parliamentary Representative, Hon. Elvin Nimrod, along with the Permanent Secretary and other Public Officers of that Ministry. The public is encouraged to attend and play a part in this important exercise.
The Ministry of Finance is so far very satisfied with the participation and outcome of the consultations and will present all findings to the Cabinet for their consideration.
The Budget will be presented in parliament on Friday, November 25th, 2016.