March, 2008

Trade union says no to electricity rate hike

The National Trade Union Congress of Belize (NTUCB) has objected to efforts by Belize Electricity Limited (BEL) to get a rate increase, arguing that the company hasn’t taken full advantage of opportunities to get fuel at a cheaper price.

Bigger Jamaica budget to be laid today

The Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) administration will table its 2008/2009 in Parliament today, with the estimates of expenditure expected to increase significantly from the one crafted by the former People’s National Party (PNP) government.