International Soca

Govt announces $6.5 million cutback on Chutney Soca and International Soca Monarch competitions

The Government has announced that it is cutting back on the sponsorship of the National Chutney Soca Monarch and the International Soca Monarch competitions. The Government will spend $6.5 million dollars less on the two competitions combined.

Minister of Communications, Maxie Cuffie told today's post-Cabinet media conference that the Government will spend $2.9 million on the National Chutney Soca Monarch competition, which is $1.9 million less that last year's sum of $4.8 million.