PM BARROW OF
It is now official ! Channel 7 News television contacted the Prime Minister of Belize, Dean Barrow and on questioning about the Economic Partnership Agreement, being forced down the throats of the small CARICOM countries, the Prime Minister was quoted to say by Channel 7 TV News; that he will be signing the EPA required by the European Union and mailing in the signature of Belize to the agreement contract, on September 10th in Barbados. He will not be personally embarrassed to our equivalent of the Versailles Treaty of World War 1.
There has been considerable uproar around the
These two major export earners for
The situation was one of a damned if you do and damned if you don’t situation, the European Union put the small countries of CARICOM into. Preferably there should be no EPA at all between friends. This is an act of economic war between a slave master and slaves. The whip, or threat was that the European Union in the case of
With the recent loss of the Papaya industry to Hurricane damage, the loss of Williamson Industries a big employer of sewing factory jobs for re-export of manufactured goods and the collapse of the world shrimp prices due to world overproduction and our local investments in the shrimp pond export industry, we are fast losing our traditional revenue tax base in Belize. This UDP policy decision enslaves Belizeans for about ten years in the first instance if I have read the arguments debated over in the