fbpx
Fire sweeps through Belize City neighborhood
October 13, 2015
Post mortem examination conducted on BDF soldier Killed in Orange Walk Town
October 14, 2015

PUP unveils social contract with the people of Belize

Posted: Wednesday, October 14, 2015. 11:10 am CST.

Wednesday, October 14, 2015.  Aaron Humes Reporting: This morning at a packed Independence Hall, the pup 03People’s United Party has presented it’s social contract with the people of Belize.

Over the first 100 days of a PUP Government, the party plans to address key issues from education to health to government reform.

The governance reform agenda includes the following: build operating bases and outposts along the border; disband the Gang Suppression Unit, repeal firearms laws and prosecute acts of abuse by persons in power.

pup 01The PUP commits to appointing the civil society rep in the Senate; require the Senate to confirm appointments of senior public officers; reconfigure and empower the public accounts committee of the House of Representatives; strengthen the Integrity Commission; exempt PAYE workers from Income tax and make other reforms to financial services; transfer the Petrocaribe funds to an Upliftment Fund; revisit the hotel and tourism accommodation act to engage GST; raise the minimum wage and increase ssb benefits; provide free education from preschool to sixth format and scholarships; and roll out NHI.

We will have more on this report during the course of the day.

 

Advertise with the mоѕt vіѕіtеd nеwѕ ѕіtе іn Belize ~ We offer fully customizable and flexible digital marketing packages. Your content is delivered instantly to thousands of users in Belize and abroad! Contact us at mаrkеtіng@brеаkіngbеlіzеnеwѕ.соm or call us at 501-612-0315.

 

© 2015, BreakingBelizeNews.com. Content is copyrighted and requires written permission for reprinting in online or print media. Theft of content without permission/payment is punishable by law.

Comments

  • Galen University
  • Belmopan Aggregates
  • larry waight
  • Belmopan Aggregates
  • cahal pech village resort
  • Galen University
  • Shindaiwa
  • Belmopan Aggregates