Govt Holds Talks on Stimulus Package to Relieve Economy
Government authorities are currently consulting private sector representatives to put together a stimulus package to relieve any serious impacts on the national economy in view of the current covid-19 pandemic worldwide.
Currently the Minister of Finance and Treasury, Harry Kuma is also leading discussions with our development and multilateral partners on this issue and so far responses have been very encouraging.
Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare on Friday said that it is equally important that our economy continues to function with minimal disruption.
The Government is widely consulting with all stakeholders representing the private sector to assess the likely effect of a possible prolonged negative effect of the pandemic on the economy and to agree on a way forward to mitigate the negative effects.