The Fiscal Risks Working Group draws attention to the expenditure benchmark and the need to improve the fiscal risks associated with public private partnership projects  31 January 2018

A meeting of the Fiscal Risks Working Group of the Fiscal Discipline Council took place on 31 January 2017. The meeting was attended by representatives from the Ministry of Finance. During the meeting, discussions were held on the calculation of the expenditure benchmark and the improvements needed in the assessment of the public-private partnership fiscal risk. The working group welcomed the information provided by the Ministry of Health on the progress report on the reform of the health care system, while maintaining a further monitoring of the use of funding for the deficit deviation. Discussions were also held on the political party's fiscal responsibility survey.