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GOVERNMENT LAUNCHES A NEW CUSTOMER PROGRAMME FOR NATIONAL FIBRE OPTIC ROLL OUT

Today, the Government of Montserrat announces the launch of a new voucher programme to facilitate the rapid roll-out of fibre optic broadband to premises across Montserrat. This scheme, known as Project Lightspeed, is announced exactly one year after the commissioning of Montserrat’s new fibre optic capability in October 2020 – the culmination of a £5m …

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STATISTICS DEPARTMENT MONTSERRAT RELEASES 2016-2019 STATISTICS COMPENDIUM

The Statistics Department of Montserrat (SDM) within the Ministry of Finance and Economic Management is pleased to release the annual series of Statistics Compendium 2016-2019. The Statistics Compendium is a standard document that is produced by most national statistical offices to provide a ‘one stop shop’ for the main statistics and indicators of the country. …

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PREMIER JOSEPH E. FARRELL ASSUMES CHAIRMANSHIP OF THE MONETARY COUNCIL OF THE ECCB

Montserrat’s Premier Hon. Joseph E. Farrell is now the Chairman of the Monetary Council of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), a position he will hold for one year. Premier Farrell assumed this role on Friday July 23, 2021 during the virtual  Handing Over Ceremony to mark the change in Chairmanship, as the role was …

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PREMIER FARRELL PRESENTS EC$206.09 MILLION DOLLAR BUDGET

Montserrat’s Premier and Minister of Finance and Economic Management, Honourable Joseph E. Farrell today presented the Government of Montserrat’s EC$206.09 million Eastern Caribbean dollar budget for the 2021/22 financial year, during his 2021 Budget Address. The Government’s budget presentation was delivered under the theme ‘Beyond The New Normal: Recovery, Growth and Opportunity in The Age …

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STATISTICS DEPARTMENT RELEASES INFOGRAPHIC ON LABOUR FORCE SURVEY MAIN INDICATORS

The Statistics Department of Montserrat (SDM) within the Ministry of Finance and Economic Management (MoFEM) is today releasing key indicators from the recently conducted Labour Force Survey (LFS) as at September 2020, in the form of an infographic. This infographic provides information on the main Labour Force Indicators to include unemployment rate, participation rates, youth …

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£23.6 MILLION CONFIRMED FOR MONTSERRAT’S 2021/2022 BUDGET

The Government of Montserrat has been notified by the UK Government that it’s contribution to Montserrat’s 2021-2022 recurrent budget will be £23.6 million.  This allocation will maintain the core support at the same level as the previous year (2020-2021). Following this confirmation, Montserrat’s Premier and Minister of Finance, Hon. Joseph E. Farrell along with other …

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GOVERNMENT AMENDS TARIFF RATES ON SOME IMPORTED GOODS

The Government of Montserrat has adjusted the tariff rates on the importation of single use plastic bags, sugary drinks, tobacco products, pure natural drinks, health food supplements, live farm animals, most items of clothes and sanitary products. The new tariff rates took effect on Monday April 12, 2021 under S.R.O. 27 of 2021 Customs Duties …

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