Turks and Caicos Islands
Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
Henry Bellingham (Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Africa and the United Nations), Foreign and Commonwealth Office; North West Norfolk, Conservative)
In December 2010 the Minister of State for International Development, my right hon. Friend Mr Duncan, and I set out eight milestones to be met before elections could be held. Significant recent progress includes: a new constitution and Crown land policy, recruitment of new senior public servants, and an ambitious programme of tax and public expenditure reform.