PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Aug 13, CMC – The Trinidad and Tobago government has dismissed a prediction by the London-based Business Monitor International (BMI) that the oil-rich twin island republic could end up before the International Monetary Fund (IMF) within three years.
WASHINGTON, Aug 12, CMC – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says economic recovery in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) is gaining ground, supported by continued low oil prices, strong tourism arrivals, and robust citizenship-by-investment receipts.
Myersville, St. Elizabeth, August 3, 2016- Opposition Spokesman on Finance Dr. Peter Phillips, is once again critical of the economic policy being pursued the Government, describing it as governance by deceit.
WASHINGTON, Jul 20, CMC – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says economic growth in St. Vincent and the Grenadines is projected to grow by 2.2 per cent this year and reach 3.1 per cent over the medium-term as tourist arrivals are boosted by greater airlift capacity and construction expands tourism infrastructure.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, Jul 20, CMC – A delegation from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is due to arrive here Wednesday for talks with the Andrew Holness government on an appropriate programme for the island following the completion of the current agreement that ends next year., Finance Minister Audley Shaw has said.
KINGSTON, July 13, 2016- Co-Chair of the Economic Programme Oversight Committee (EPOC), Richard Byles, is not seeing eye to eye with Finance Minister Audley Shaw who announced that at the end of the current economic programme, there would be a less stringent Staff Monitoring programme implemented without the full participation of the IMF.