budget review

Chamber of Industry and Commerce responds to Budget Review

The Chamber of Industry and Commerce has issued the following response to the Government's Mid-Year Budget Review today:

"The Trinidad and Tobago Chamber of Industry and Commerce recognises that the Honourable Minister of Finance, in his mid-year review, spent significant time treating with the fiscal imbalance occasioned by the precipitous slide in energy prices. Consequently, he underscored the negative impact on the local economy and forex shortage.