Fin Sec Says Earl Will Strain an Already Weak Economy

Updated: August 5, 2016

The rebuilding efforts following Hurricane Earl will take tens of thousands of dollars and it is a point of concern considering the weak status of the economy and the destruction being done to the agriculture sector following the storm.  In yesterday’s press conference, Financial Secretary, Joseph Waight did assure the public that the Government will work diligently at allocating funds.


The assessment of damages caused over the last two days is still being conducted countrywide, thus a comprehensive report is yet to be had by the National Emergency Management Organization.