Wescot-Williams anticipates discussions on budgets and justice issuesPOSTED: 07/12/12 12:05 PM
St. Maarten – Prime Minister Sarah Wescot-Williams expects the financial situation of St. Maarten, Aruba and Curacao and some justice issues will be the central topic at tomorrow’s meeting of the Kingdom Council of Ministers. The prime ministers from all three countries are participating in the meeting. This is the first time that all three prime ministers will be at the meeting. The Ministers Plenipotentiary of the three overseas countries also will be present during the meeting.
“The three Caribbean prime ministers will be meeting on Thursday evening in advance of the Kingdom Council of Ministers meeting of Friday to discuss various topics. St. Maarten has complied with the requirements regarding its 2012 budget and all of the amendments for 2012 are on their way to parliament and from our standpoint there should not be a major issue,” Wescot-Williams said just ahead of her departure.