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Grenada: Investment in Health and Agriculture among priorities for upcoming parliamentary year

Fiscal discipline and job creations are priorities for Government for the upcoming parliamentary year while in the current Covid-19 context there are 8 areas which will be the priorities in the medium term.

“The reinvigoration of our main engines of growth, supported by efforts to boost our competitiveness, diversify our export base, and create sustainable jobs,” Head of State, Governor-General, Dame Cecile La Grenade, announced when she delivered the traditional Throne Speech during the ceremonial opening of the 4th Session of the 10th Parliament on Friday, 9 October 2020.

The speech is the occasion on which the Governor-General presents Government’s broad plan and programme for the upcoming parliamentary year while the annual budget provides a complete breakdown of the fiscal situation.

Elaborating on the medium-term expectation, she said that Government will be continued with investment in the health and education of our people as well as continued investment in leveraging information and communications technology (ICT).

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