Business Watch: More than 7% cut in expenditure necessary to address deficit

A former Minister in the Ministry of Finance is saying that it will take more than a 7% cut in expenditure to address the budget deficit.

Christine Sahadeo says there needs to be a total overhaul of expenditure to ensure that citizens get value for money.

As we continue our countdown to Budget 2018, Judy Kanhai takes a look at the country's budget deficit and public sector debt.