Regional and international initiatives for budget 2018

The Ministry of Finance is preparing for the Estimates of Revenue and Expenditure on Monday 29th January.

A release from the Ministry of Finance said that there will be some minor adjustments and changes to meet the development agenda of the government.

For the past three weeks, there have been a series of Consultations with Government Ministries who have been presenting their programs for 2018 to the cabinet.

On February 5th, 2018, the Appropriation Bill 2018, or the Budget, will be tabled before the House.

The 2018 budget is rooted and shaped within the framework of the National Economic and Social Development Plan of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, 2013 to 2025.

There are many regional and international initiatives which will also be included in the 2018 budget.