Debt Review Team Meets
Last week Friday, the news broke that former Albert area rep and deputy P.U.P. leader, Mark Espat had been called to lead the negotiations on the Superbond. The government announced in a release today, that Prime Minister Dean Barrow, Minister of Finance and Economic Development, chaired the inaugural meeting of the Debt Review team, which is tasked with a comprehensive review of the external public sector debt and contingent liabilities. Other members of the team are Minister Godwin Hulse; Financial Secretary, Joseph Waight; Central Bank Governor, Glenford Ysaguirre; Central Bank Deputy Governor Christine Vellos; and Advisor in the Ministry of Finance, Alan Slusher. Government has also retained the services of external advisors who will provide support to the team.