$1b for debt servicing alone says Prasad
The coalition government’s $4.3 billion budget in the 2023–24 fiscal year will have $1 billion for debt service alone.
August 8, 2023 12:55 pm
Domestic borrowing to cover budget deficit
The coalition government will only borrow domestically to cover 4.8 percent of the 2023–24 National budget deficit.
August 4, 2023 7:21 am
National budget to address crucial needs: Singh
The 2023–2024 National Budget will enable the Government to balance its priorities of addressing crucial needs of the nation while attending to its debt obligations.
July 29, 2023 7:27 am
2023-2024 National Budget passed
The 2023-24 national budget has been passed after four days of robust discussion.
July 14, 2023 7:16 am
Government on catch-up spending: Prasad
The Coalition government is playing catch-up with necessary spending in the 2023–2024 national budget.
July 12, 2023 6:02 pm
Budget does not address poverty: Chand
The 2023–24 National Budget does not have any innovative measures to address poverty in the country.
July 11, 2023 12:11 pm
Recent spendathon concerning: Koya
Opposition MP Faiyaz Koya has criticized the government’s financial management, citing the largest deficit since 1992 and unnecessary debt hysteria.
July 11, 2023 12:07 pm
Increased budget for tourism and Civil Aviation
The Ministry of Tourism and Civil Aviation is allocated a total budget of $52.3 million.
July 11, 2023 6:19 am
New budget has a balanced approach: Dixon
The Fiji Revenue and Customs Service welcomes the 2023-24 National Budget saying it has taken a balanced approach.
July 6, 2023 12:26 pm
Economic stakeholders scrutinize budget
Key economic stakeholders gathered in Suva last night to dissect the 2023–2024 National Budget.
July 6, 2023 6:45 am
Budget is fair and well-balanced: Prasad
Finance Minister Professor Biman Prasad says the 2023-2024 National Budget is well—crafted to ensure sustained economic growth.
July 4, 2023 6:45 am
Fertilizer subsidy to ease burden
Minister for Agriculture Vatimi Rayalu says the allocations for various sectors under the Ministry is a welcomed move.