Archive for August, 2014

Business Forum held by Belize Government

Friday, August 1st, 2014

In July, the Prime Minister of Belize Dean Barrow held the 3rd Business Forum in which private sector representatives took part along with Government officials. The third Business Forum attracted wholesalers, construction companies, financial institutions, representatives of energy, agricultural, tourism sectors and others.

The forum of this year had the theme “Strengthening Partnership for Growth”. It comprised four panels, which covered wide range of issues, main focus being on banking and financial sector, trade and investments, infrastructure, ICT, etc. There was an open discussion on each of the panels, where Government representatives and private sector shared their points of view.

Since the first forum was held in November 2011, the event has significantly strengthened relationship and co-operation between the Government and private sector of Belize economy.