Prime Minister Dr. Hon. Ralph Gonsalves, Minister of Finance Hon. Camillo Gonsalves and senior officials within the Ministry of Finance, on Tuesday (Mar. 24) morning met with the representatives of financial institutions (banks, credit unions, insurance companies and others) to discuss the government’s stimulus package.
Discussions included concrete measures to be taken by these institutions in an effort to assist in offsetting some of the financial challenges faced by Vincentians whose jobs and incomes may be negatively impacted by the disruptions in economic activity as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
On Monday (Mar. 24) Prime Minister Gonsalves held consultations with hoteliers and other tourism sector stakeholders with regard to COVID-19 concerns.