The 56th Meeting of the OECS Authority is scheduled for November 22 and 23 2012, at the Rosalie Bay Resort.
On Thursday November 22, a special meeting of the Monetary Council and a joint meeting of the Monetary Council and the OECS Authority will be convened. The Monetary Council comprises of the Ministers with responsibility for Finance.
On Friday November 23, the 56th Meeting of the OECS Authority will be convened. This meeting will include the Business Session which will be followed by the Caucus of the OECS Heads of Government. The decisions taken at that meeting will be communicated via a press conference following the adjournment of the meeting.
A meeting for the Business Community of the OECS will also be convened on Friday Nov 23. The outcome of this meeting will be discussed with the Heads of Government that same day at Rosalie.
It is expected that, among other matters, the 56th Meeting of the OECS Authority will outline the way forward towards the implementation of the Revised Treaty of Basseterre, consider applications for membership of the OECS, establish the Economic Affairs Council and engage the Business Sector from across the region.