Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Economic Affairs, National Development and Social Security, Dr. Kenny D. Anthony will attend the VIII Summit of Petro Caribe to be held in Managua, Nicaragua, on Saturday, June 29, 2013 and Sunday, June 30, 2013.
During the two-day Summit, the Ad Hoc Working Group for the Study of the Development of the Petro Caribe Economic Zone (ZEP) will meet to discuss terms of reference and proposed work. This will be followed by the 10th Ministerial Council Meeting of Petro Caribe and the VIII Summit of the Heads of State and Government of Petro Caribe.
Dr. Anthony is expected back on island on Sunday evening. During his absence Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Port Services and Transport, Philip J. Pierre, will act as prime minister.