Hon. Premier Donaldson Romeo has received a go-ahead from DFID Officials, to begin the ferry procurement services for the 12 months starting October 2017.
A press release from the Office of the Premier stated that “the Ministry of finance, in co-operation with other Departments and with DFID, will be initiating an open bid process for ferry service to Montserrat for the period October 2017 – September 2018.
“This will ensure that Ferry services will be in place for the upcoming Christmas Festival and for next year’s 250th Anniversary of the 1768 St Patrick’s Day uprising and the wider St Patrick’s Festival Celebration.”
The current ferry contract with Jaden Sun ends in September.