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PM Harris convenes 2018 Estimates Committee Meetings in preparation for budget presentation

Minister of Finance and Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, today, Monday, October 9th, 2017, convened the 2018 Budget Estimates Committee Meetings, which will run through Wednesday, at the Ministry of Finance Conference Room.During this morning’s Opening Session, the Honourable Prime Minister outlined the process by which the Government prepares its annual Estimates.

“Even when we would have finished going through the Ministries line by line, there may be matters that require further consultation between the Ministry of Finance and Sustainable Development and the respective line ministries. We are hoping that these [consultations] could be done very quickly after this exercise.