Prime minister attends annual IMF and World Bank meetings

By Office of the Prime Minister

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Prime Minister Dr. Kenny D. Anthony


PRESS RELEASE –
 Prime Minister, Hon. Dr. Kenny D. Anthony, has traveled to Washington DC, to participate in the annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank.

While in Washington, the Prime Minister will meet the Executive and Managing Directors of the IMF as well as the Regional Vice President and Executive Director of the World Bank.

Dr. Anthony will join other Caribbean Representatives at a meeting with the IMF Managing Director, Ms. Christine Lagarde and will also participate in a World Bank Group Small States Forum.

During his stay in Washington, Prime Minister Anthony will meet with representatives of the Kuwaiti Fund as well as the OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID), to finalize the financing arrangements for the Choc to Gros-Islet Highway, announced earlier in this year’s Budget Statement.

The Prime Minister is expected to return to Saint Lucia on Monday, October 13, 2014.

Hon. Philip J. Pierre, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Port Services and Transport will act as Prime Minister during Dr. Anthony’s absence.

 

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4 comments

  1. You looking for money everywhere where is all the tax people are paying?

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    • Kenny They should also stop you from coming to the US and beg. You need to lower the VAT and let the people stop praying on your head.

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  2. kenny!!! You have bigger problems ahead to start making preparations to deal with the epidemic at hand

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  3. More funding again to ask the public to pay more vat.Already so much money has been borrowed to finish the new hospital and other areas. Try to forcus on repairing what u have. Putting money into the cruise ship recruitment, is alot of nonsense years now the cruise lines come to recruit person and now we invest money in that area.

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