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IMF encourages Belize to take action to improve labour force participation among women

BELMOPAN, BELIZE — The International Monetary Fund is encouraging officials in Belize to make more of an effort to ensure equal labour force participation between men and women in the country. “At 26.3 percentage points, Belize had one of the largest gaps in labour force participation rates between males and females in the region in…
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IMF: St. Lucia facing high youth unemployment

CASTRIES, ST. LUCIA — While the country has recovered somewhat from the COVID-19 pandemic, it is still facing modest growth and a youth unemployment challenge, according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF). The IMF recently published the findings of its 2023 review of economic progress made in St. Lucia over the last year. It conducts…
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Teachers encouraged to use govt portal to find jobs in Jamaica

Online job bank exclusively for Jamaican teachers was launched in Q3 KINGSTON, JAMAICA — The government is encouraging teachers and jobseekers seeking to launch careers in education to use its new online job bank to find teaching jobs in Jamaica. [caption id="attachment_2581" align="alignright" width="323"] Jamaica Minister of Education Fayval Williams. (Photo: Jamaica Information Service)[/caption] The…
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Caribbean Employment’s Top 3 Soft Skills To Include On Your Resume

BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS — The skills gap in the Caribbean has presented a consistent challenge for employability, as noted by organizations such as the University of the West Indies (UWI), the World Bank, the International Labour Organization (ILO) and several others. [caption id="attachment_7197" align="alignright" width="418"] (Photo by Andrew Lozovyi on Deposit Photos)[/caption] While technical and vocational…
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