The government’s 2017 budget almost ready

Prime Minister Erna Solberg and Minister of Finance Siv JensenOslo. Prime Minister Erna Solberg and Minister of Finance Siv Jensen.Photo: Berit Roald / NTB scanpix

The two-day budget conference of the government started Tuesday at the Prime Minister’s Office. There the government  will make and finish the main framework and priorities of the budget.

At 9 o’clock the government started with its last  “tugs of war” on the 2017 budget.
Just before the meeting  Prime Minister Erna Solberg and Minister of Finance Siv Jensen met the press.

– This is the last part of the government’s budgeting process  , Solberg began.

The government usually holds two big budget conferences on the state budget, one in March and one in August.

The final draft for the budget this year will be  submitted October 6, and Right and the Progress Party needs the votes of KrF or Left to gain a majority in parliament.

 

Source: NTB scanpix / Norway Today

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