Press Release No. 18/370 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 1, 2018 IMF Executive Board Approves US$290 Million Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility For Barbados The IMF supported program aims to help Barbados: restore debt sustainability, strengthen the external position, and improve growth prospects. Approval of the program allows for the immediate disbursement of about…

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Five Takeaways from the 2019 Trinidad & Tobago Budget 1. Revenue and Expenditure Budget for 2019 at $47.7Bn TTD and $51.7Bn TTD respectively. 2. Super Gasoline price increase from $3.97 TTD to $4.97 TTD per llitre. 3. Economy forecast to grow by 1.9% in 2019. 4. Government will spend $2.6Bn TTD in severance packages for…

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Press Release No. 18/356 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 25, 2018  IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Trinidad and Tobago On August 31, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation [1] with Trinidad and Tobago and considered and endorsed the staff appraisal without a meeting. [2] Executive Board Assessment…

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563 WTNT34 KNHC 112032 TCPAT4 BULLETIN Tropical Storm Isaac Advisory Number 17 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL092018 500 PM AST Tue Sep 11 2018 …WARNINGS LIKELY TO BE ISSUED TONIGHT FOR ISAAC… SUMMARY OF 500 PM AST…2100 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————- LOCATION…14.6N 51.3W ABOUT 670 MI…1075 KM E OF THE LESSER ANTILLES MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…70…

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326 WTNT34 KNHC 111740 TCPAT4 BULLETIN Tropical Storm Isaac Intermediate Advisory Number 16A NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL092018 200 PM AST Tue Sep 11 2018 …ISAAC CONTINUES MOVING WESTWARD… SUMMARY OF 200 PM AST…1800 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————- LOCATION…14.6N 50.4W ABOUT 725 MI…1165 KM E OF THE LESSER ANTILLES MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…70 MPH…110 KM/H PRESENT…

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