There will be no salary increases for public sector workers in this country for at least three years.
The revelation comes from Finance Minister Colm Imbert.
Minister Imbert was speaking at an international monetary fund forum at the HYATT hotel this morning.
Minister Imbert says this is just one of the measures aimed at reducing expenditure in light of tough financial times.
Also speaking on the issue was Prime Minister Dr. Keith Rowley.
He said the government is putting focus on cutting out wastage.