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JMC wraps up

The Joint Ministerial Council wrapped up last evening in London with Overseas Territories including Cayman signing the 2016 JMC communique in which they committed to work to promote the best interests of territories and the UK.
Today Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin and Overseas Territories minister Baroness Anelay held bi-lateral discussions.
Tonight the Premier is hosting the annual friends of Cayman dinner a reception for Caymanian students studying in the UK is scheduled for Saturday.  During JMC Premier McLaughlin met with UK Mps to discuss the resurrection of the Cayman All Party Parliamentary group at Westminster the last APPG visited Cayman in 2012.
The MPs also sampled Cayman’s locally produced Caybrew beer. Premier McLaughlin personally handed out beers at Stranger’s Bar at the House of Commons.
Also the Foreign and Commonwealth Office pledges to help Cayman in simplifying the process of project assessment and delivery. Under the Framework for Fiscal Responsibility, but stops short of making changes to the terms of the framework for now as it relates to the Debt Service Ratio.

About the author

Reshma Ragoonath

Reshma Ragoonath

Reshma Ragoonath is a Trinidadian journalist with 18 years media experience with a strong background in print with her most recent stint at The Cayman Reporter. She has a BA in Mass Communications, as well as, an Associate degree in Journalism and Public Relations.

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