Economy shrank 0.8% in 2016, but 3% rebound forecast – Amandala

Amandala Economy shrank 0.8% in 2016, but 3% rebound forecastAmandalaBELMOPAN, Cayo, Mon. Mar. 13, 2017–Last December, the Statistical Institute of Belize (SIB) reported to the press that the Belizean economy had contracted by 0.7% for the first nine months of the year, signaling the first recession since...

Belize, Between a Rocke and a Hard Place – Breaking Belize News (blog)

Breaking Belize News (blog) Belize, Between a Rocke and a Hard PlaceBreaking Belize News (blog)In the current situation, where a budget is being presented by the ruling party to increase taxes on the people of Belize by over $100 million…with many sectors of the economy, especially the overnight tourism sector, disgruntled at the uneven way in...

Economy shrank 0.8% in 2016, but 3% rebound forecast – Amandala

Amandala Economy shrank 0.8% in 2016, but 3% rebound forecastAmandalaBELMOPAN, Cayo, Mon. Mar. 13, 2017–Last December, the Statistical Institute of Belize (SIB) reported to the press that the Belizean economy had contracted by 0.7% for the first nine months of the year, signaling the first recession since...

CDB Announces Poverty Reduction Funding For Belize – Channel 7 Daily News

CDB Announces Poverty Reduction Funding For BelizeChannel 7 Daily NewsThe Caribbean Development Bank today announced that it would be sharing 40 million US dollars in funding for poverty reduction across eight Caribbean countries. The money comes through the Basic Needs Trust Fund – which is administered by SIF in … and...

Economy shrank 0.8% in 2016, but 3% rebound forecast – Amandala

Amandala Economy shrank 0.8% in 2016, but 3% rebound forecastAmandalaBELMOPAN, Cayo, Mon. Mar. 13, 2017–Last December, the Statistical Institute of Belize (SIB) reported to the press that the Belizean economy had contracted by 0.7% for the first nine months of the year, signaling the first recession since...