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News Belize » Economy: Belize City P.U.P.’s Manifesto to be Launched

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Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

On Thursday, Belize City’s P.U.P. slate will gather at the Neal Pen ... Infrastructure is good, it drives the economy, it drives economic development, but we can’t forget the social fabric; we can’t forget the people. We want to begin to usher ...

News Belize » Economy: GOB says all well with economy

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Publication date: Sunday 25 February 2018

Today, the Government of Belize acknowledged that the leaked correspondence circulating in the media on GOB’s financial position did come from Financial Secretary Joseph Waight. GOB’s statement, however, went on to say that the message is being shared ...

News Belize » Economy: ICANN Spearheads Initiative to Build Internet Economy in the Caribbean

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Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Thursday February 22, 2018 – A group of global and regional technology organizations are partnering to help Caribbean professionals get more out of the Internet economy ... are being planned for Belize, Guyana and Jamaica ...

News Belize » Economy: Venezuela Call for Africa-Latin America Unity

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Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

During the first leg of his tour, Arreaza visited Cuba, Belize, Nicaragua, Surinam ... called for an oil embargo to further strangle the Venezuelan economy, hinted at a military coup, and allegedly encouraged Venezuela's opposition groups not to sign ...

News Belize » Economy: CRFM fast tracks protocol for climate change and disaster risk management in fisheries and aquaculture

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Publication date: Sunday 25 February 2018

Saturday, February 24, 2018 — BELIZE CITY, BELIZE - We know from the devastation ... The Caribbean Community Common Fisheries Policy, which was endorsed by the Council for Trade and Economic Development (COTED), in October 2014 lists, among its ...

News Belize » Economy: Belize not involved in new deal to benefit Central America

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Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

sending their economy ministers to the signing ceremony. Guatemala had originally been included in the negotiations but has decided to remain out of the deal for now. Belize, according to the report, was not involved at all. Talks on the pact started in ...

News Belize » Economy: Juxtaposing the UDP’s success with Belize’s failures

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Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

And the second notable thing about Mr. Barrow’s terms of office is that the said infrastructural activity was not fiscally justified by any concomitant energy or growth in the Belizean economy, which has been in a tailspin for years. Belize is a very ...

News Belize » Economy: Belize becomes a world leader in ocean protection by ending oil activity in its waters

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Publication date: hursday 04 January 2018

This is a ground-breaking move for a country with a struggling economy. “The Belize Barrier Reef is both home to an incredible number of species and vital to Belize’s economy, which is heavily reliant on reef-based tourism and fishing. By acting to ...

News Belize » Economy: How US sanctions targeting a single Belize banana farmer hurt an entire economy

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Publication date: onday 15 August 2016

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - When the United States blacklisted John Angel Zabaneh, a banana farmer and exporter in Belize, for alleged ties to a top drug lord, it did more than just sideline one local businessman from the global financial system. The action ...

News Belize » Economy: Mennonites, Important Factor in Economy of Belize, Fear Independence Will Force Them to a New Home

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Publication date: Sunday 10 July 1977

SPANISH LOOKOUT, Belize, July 10—Not far from a British Army outpost, established near the Guatemalan border to protect this former British colony from invasion, gently rolling fields of grain and shoulder‐high corn grow thickly on the edge of the jungle.