No Plan B
The medium term financial plan sets spending targets and is balanced with forecast income. To make the plan come to fruition as it stands, the island will have to see a strong return to economic growth. It is that point which has brought cries of scepticism from business leaders who have seen trade volumes and profits slide for several years.
The Chamber has called for plans to deal with different scenarios, including a continuation of the present European recession and uncertainty in the Euro as a currency.
Although Senator Gorst says there is no need for a Plan B, he does concede that the current plan may have to change as reality catches up with forecasts.