This meeting comes as a prelude to the upcoming 2023 mid-year review and the possible presentation of a supplementary budget, scheduled for Monday.
This is an agreement entered into between leadership and the Ministry of Finance as a prelude to the presentation of the mid-year review and possibly a supplementary budget on Monday.”
The intensive meeting with MPs is expected to provide a platform for in-depth discussions and consultations on the upcoming mid-year review and any proposed supplementary budget.
Meanwhile, parliament has confirmed a new date for Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta to present the highly anticipated 2023 Mid-Year Budget Review.
Initially scheduled for July 25, 2023, the presentation had to be rescheduled and is now set to take place on Monday, July 31, 2023.
The Mid-Year Budget Review, mandated by Article 179 of the 1992 Constitution and the Public Financial Management Act 921, provides an opportunity to revise macroeconomic targets and present a comprehensive economic outlook for the remainder of the fiscal year.