GIS: Prime Minister and Minister for Finance Dr. Rt. Hon Keith Mitchell will spell out government’s plans and policies for 2017, when he presents the 2017 budget on December 9th.
This major event will be preceded by the Throne Speech which will be read by Governor General Dame Cecile La Grenada from 10:00 am at the Grenada Trade Centre on Friday.
The Governor General will indicate government’s major priorities for 2017 and what has transpired for 2016.
“Clearly the performance of the government for 2016, must be seen as a very important highlight,” Dr.Mitchell said.
“The fact that we have our revenue outperformed well over that particular period, that we have meet every single target set to us by the international community to continue to get the significant support that we in fact have signed on to”.
As a matter of formality, there will be the prorogation of parliament on Wednesday and the re-opening for the Throne Speech.