Budget surges past $800 billion

The budget for the 2018/2019 fiscal year now stands at $802.5 billion dollars. This follows an increase of more than $11-billion that is contained in the Second Supplementary Estimates that was tab...

January 09, 2019
Jamaica News

Tax revenues ahead of budget - Clarke

Finance Minister Dr Nigel Clarke says tax revenues are ahead of budget by approximately four percent for the first four months of the 2018/19 financial year. While speaking at the Tax Audit and Rev...

September 14, 2018
Business

Second Supplementary Estimates tabled

The Second Supplementary Estimates of Expenditure for the 2017/2018 financial year were tabled in the House of Representatives on Tuesday by Finance Minister Audley Shaw. The figures show that the ...

March 14, 2018
Business

No new taxes this year! – Shaw

Speaking at the Mayberry Investment Forum held at the Knutsford Court hotel last night, the Minister of Finance Audley Shaw  declared there would be no new taxes this year. ”With this current ...

January 18, 2018
Jamaica News

Government to spend $90 billion more

The Government will be spending nearly $90 billion more in the 2017/2018 fiscal year. The increased amount is contained in the First Supplementary Estimates of Expenditure that were tabled Tuesday...

December 06, 2017
Jamaica News