San Fernando Energy Park to be constructed on 250 acres near the Brian Lara Stadium, Tarouba, to house head offices of NGC and other companies.
Eye bank in 2008, improvements for Mt Hope neonatal unit.
Police Academy in September, 18 new police stations, 315 vehicles, 750 constables and training for 2,500 officers in 2008.
Three offshore patrol vessels costing $1,455 million delivered between March 2009-August 2010.
Opening of Waterfront Project in first quarter of 2008.
Removal of traffic lights on Churchill- Roosevelt Highway.
$2,238 billion for Tobago.
Jamaican consultant to assist constitutional reform.
Large farms operated with Cuban expertise with produce for export.
$97 million for University of Southern Caribbean branch.
Public assistance grants have gone up from $470 per person to $650 from October 1, 2007.
The disability grant has gone up from $900 to $1,100. The ceiling income for this grant has gone from $3,600 a year to $12,000.
Public Service pensions. The minimum pension payable to retired public officers is $1,650.
Given that the new National Insurance System (NIS) payment is to start in January 2008, every retired public servant will receive a one-time payment of $3,000 to compensate for the months of October, November and December 2007.
The senior citizens grant has also gone up from $1,350 to $1,650. This is an increase of $300.
The ceiling on the qualifying income for the senior citizens grant has risen from $2,150 to $2,500.
An individual whose monthly income is greater than $100 but not more than $1,000 will now get an increase from $1,250 to $1,550.
Those people whose monthly income is more than $1,000 will get a senior citizens grant equal to the difference between their qualifying income ceiling of $2,500 and the income received.
Having reviewed NIS, the Government has proposed a monthly minimum retirement pension of $2,000 as of January 1, 2008.
There will be a slow and gradual increase in the NIS contribution rate from 9.9 per cent to 10.5 per cent in 2008, with further increases of 10.8 and 11.4 per cent in 2010 and 2014, respectively.
The Government has proposed an increase in the maximum level of earnings on which contributions and pensions will be calculated from $4,377 to $8,300. All to the benefit of niggas as they are the majority that occupy the civil service.
Deductible claims for pensions and annuities have been increased from $12,000 to $25,000. The only decent proposal, off course to the benefit of the fockin parasitic oligarchy.
Compensation for victims of uninsured drivers.
Cont, wa bout jailin the mudder cont drivers who doh have insurance.
Nationals returning after two years or more aboard can claim relief of customs and motor vehicle tax.
Now this is where you encouraging the coolie people to run fockin racket again. These fockin men will find ah multitude of fockin returning nationals.
Increase in depositors’ claim in case of failure of financial institution to $75,000.
Decent! But niggas doh save. So we have one on them dey.
Ban on use of cellphones while driving.
No television-type monitors in the front seat of vehicles.