Month: October 2012

The Budget Debate Begins

Debate on the Appropriation (Financial Year – 2013) Bill, 2012 begins at 10 a.m. on Friday 5th October 2012 with the response by the Leader of the Opposition. Viewers can follow  LIVE coverage of the proceedings on the Parliament Channel (cable channel 11), radio frequency 105.5 FM or via our LIVE web stream.

Budget Documents available online

Senator the Honourable Larry Howai, Minister of Finance and the Economy, presented the Budget for fiscal 2013 in the House of Representatives on Monday October 1, 2012. Following his contribution, the Ministry of Finance placed online electronic copies of all budget documents. Visit to access the budget documents.