Archive for June, 2017

BTIA’s POSITION: PAPER GOB’S PROPOSED REVENUE MEASURES AND THEIR TOURISM IMPACTS

BTIA’s POSITION: PAPER GOB’S PROPOSED REVENUE MEASURES AND THEIR TOURISM IMPACTS

PREAMBLE As part of what it calls “measured consolidation”, the Government of Belize has proposed the following revenue measures: 1) require all statutory boards to contribute 10% of their 2017/18 income to the Consolidated Revenue…

BTIA’S POSITION PAPER: GLYPHOSATE AND ITS IMPACTS ON HUMANS AND THE ENVIRONMENT

BTIA’S POSITION PAPER: GLYPHOSATE AND ITS IMPACTS ON HUMANS AND THE ENVIRONMENT

PREAMBLE The chemical compound Glyphosate (the key ingredient in Roundup) is the number one pesticide used to eradicate weeds in farms in Belize and worldwide. The World Health Organization’s IARC (International Agency for Research on…