WASHINGTON (CMC) – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says it will focus on assisting Caribbean and other member-countries move from stabilization to growth in the coming months.
“The global recovery has been uneven and more subdued than hoped. Moving from stabilization to strong, sustainable, balanced and ...more »
The furore about alleged statements by President of Zimbabwe Robert Mugabe regarding Jamaicans is one that I believe we should hastily bury without offering it the dignity of public debate. And amidst the widespread call for the prime minister to comment on issues affecting us as a country - this isn't one of them - trust me.
Madam Prime Minister, the only embarrassment that we would face in this situation is if we respond to the allegation. Based on the reports, I believe we have already said too much, and I am mad with us for that. If there are economic opportunities that we can exploit in Zimbabwe, let's do that. If not, then let's deal with the real problems we have.
Northern Caribbean University
Portia Simpson Miller
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