Premier Brantley presents $269.95million tax-free budget

Hon. Mark Brantley, Premier of Nevis and Minister of Finance, presented the Nevis Island Administration’s (NIA) $269.95million tax-free budget, when he delivered the 2019 Budget Address in more than two hours at a sitting of the Nevis Island Assembly on December 05, 2018.With the theme “Harnessing the synergies of Innovation and Entrepreneurship while increasing Global Competitiveness to achieve our Socio-economic Goals.

“We have allocated the amount of $180.75 million to recurrent spending, an 11.5 percent increase in recurrent spending when compared to the fiscal year 2018.