Finance Minister to deliver 2013 budget statement on March 5

The Minister of Finance Hon. Seth Terkper will present the 2013 Budget Statement and Economic Policy to Parliament on Tuesday, March 5, 2013.

The budget is expected to focus on the continuous stabilization of the economy, infrastructure development and accelerating growth that will sustain the confidence in the future of the Ghanaian economy.

It will also detail the achievements for 2012 year and government economic policies for the medium term.

In November 2012, parliament approved Expenditure in Advance of Appropriation for 2013 which has made it possible for government business to continue uninterrupted during the first quarter of the year.

The budget to be presented will be the full year Budget Statement and Economic Policy for 2013 and it will the first by Hon Seth Terkper.

 

Source: Citifmonline