Governor John Rankin and Deputy Governor Alison Crocket also met with the Premier of TCI, along with members of her Government, at Government House on Thursday.
The Governor said, “It was a pleasure to meet Premier Cartwright-Robinson and to welcome her to Bermuda. The links between Bermuda and the Turks & Caicos Islands are important from both a historical and present-day perspective.”
The delegation is expected to meet Speaker of the House Dennis Lister Jr and briefly attend the House of Assembly, when Finance Minister Curtis Dickinson will make his Budget Statement.
The Minister will also deliver ‘The 2019 National Economic Report’ on Friday morning.
The Premier is also scheduled to provide written responses to the following parliamentary questions deferred from July 2019, from Opposition Leader Craig Cannonier:
1) Notwithstanding, the responses provided to questions by the Honourable Premier on July 12, 2019; will the Honourable Premier please advise this Honourable House if any Members of Parliament have been paid from the public purse for any services, other than Government Committees, Government Boards or Quangos?
2) Will the Honourable Premier please identify for this Honourable House the Members of Parliament and the amounts paid or the outstanding amounts due to them?
National Security Minister Wayne Caines is also scheduled to provide written responses to parliamentary questions from Deputy Speaker Derrick Burgess, who asked: