Tag: IDB

IDB: VAT Delay Raises Downgrade Risk

The IDB says that The Bahamas has “furthered worsened its potential” to be subject to a downgrade of its credit rating by international agencies as...

IDB Critical of Bahamas Justice System

Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) officials have expressed concern with the administration of justice in The Bahamas, highlighting the low conviction rate and the fact...

Crime Takes Toll On Caribbean Economies

Crime and violence have had a dramatic impact on women, youth and the economic well-being of families in Latin America and the Caribbean, according to...

IDB Defends Ingraham Admin. On Road Project

While the Ingraham administration has received harsh criticism over the alleged mismanagement of the New Providence Road Improvement Project, an Inter-American Development Bank executive defended...