(PRESS RELEASE) – A Sitting of the House of Assembly is scheduled for Tuesday, February 13, 2018 with Papers to be laid by the Honourable Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Economic Growth, Job Creation, External Affairs and the Public Service, Honourable Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries, Physical Planning, Natural Resources and Cooperatives, Honourable Minister for Economic Development, Housing, Urban Renewal, Transport and Civil Aviation, the Honourable Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister with the responsibility for Commerce, Industry, Investment, Enterprise Development and Consumer Affairs, and the Honourable Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister with the responsibility for Tourism and Information and Broadcasting.
The following Motion is down for consideration:
BE IT RESOLVED that Parliament authorizes the Minister for Finance to borrow by means of advances sums not exceeding fifty-five million dollars from commercial banks, for a period of six months from the date hereof, which sums shall be charged on and paid out of the Consolidated Fund.
Tuesday’s Sitting is scheduled to commence at 10:00 a.m.
The Sitting of the Senate is scheduled for Thursday, February 15th, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.