Tag "Budget"

Think of long-term effect on families

I HAVE read with interest the Budget proposals released on Wednesday and would urge all deputies to think long and hard and consider the impact of these proposals on the families of the island before approving them without challenge.

Opportunity lost to clear the air on FTP

THE States cost-cutting drive has been tainted by revelations about some of the projects that have been included. Among them are a budget transfer from one department to another and scratch card sales.

Doubters must not delay change

IN FEBRUARY this year, Policy Council and Treasury committed to making savings of at least £31m. annually by the end of 2014.

Budget is on track to end the deficit

ANYONE looking for an exciting 2014 Budget from Treasury and Resources today will be disappointed. But its lack of surprises is also its strength.

Budget 2014 at a glance....

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TREASURY this morning published its 2014 Budget report and the big news was its attempt to get Guernsey’s housing market moving by reducing document duty to save buyers £1m. over the next year.

Treasury publishes 2014 Budget

TREASURY will attempt to get Guernsey’s housing market moving by reducing document duty to save buyers £1m. over the next year.