While some lies by politicians are almost too stupid to be worth responding to, what the country needs to understand about the consistent lies government Ministers are telling on the number of jobs they’ve created, is that those lies discredit the work of the Department of Statistics.
Small contractors make up 75 to 80 percent of the overall construction sector and the harsh reality is that the overwhelming majority do not have the basic skills to successfully attain and execute a construction contract.
Baha Mar is concerned that there could be a labor shortage in several key areas by the time the mega resort opens in late 2014.
Director of Statistics Kelsie Dorsett said usually when you see a decline in unemployment, it gives the feeling that things are starting to recover, “but I wouldn’t look into that in isolation at this point in time.”
The Department of Statistics released the results of its Labour Force and Household Income Survey which was conducted in May of this year.
Business owners raised several concerns over the much-publicized proposed amendments to the Employment Act.
The Department of statistics released the results of its Labour Force and Household Income Survey which was conducted in November of last year.
A leading accountant said Bahamians have no need to fear the large amount of Chinese labour proposed to come to The Bahamas to assist in the construction of Baha Mar’s $2.6 billion development on Cable Beach.