fbpx
Belizean Nightlife – Your Complete Guide
February 5, 2021
PM Briceno responds to rumor that public officers’ salaries will be cut by 20%
February 5, 2021

Breaking: Letter from business community endorsing pay cut for public servants is fake

  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  

Posted: Friday, February 5, 2021. 1:27 pm CST.

By BBN Staff: Cabinet Secretary Stuart Leslie has confirmed today that a memo purportedly being circulated by the Belize Business Bureau endorsing a pay cut for public servants is, in fact, fake.

Leslie addressed the issue today at a meeting at the House of Representatives, following the emergence of the now widely-circulated letter.

The letter bears the official logo of the BBB, purported to endorse the pay cut and numerous other cost-saving measures for the government to restore financial stability. While the origin of the memo is unknown, it is notable that the Opposition-owned media source The Guardian, published a story this week, alleging that the government is preparing to cut public servants’ salaries by 20 percent.

Prime Minister John Briceno also commented on the issue this morning, saying that no such salary reduction is in the making.

Comments

 

Аdvеrtіѕе wіth thе most visited news site in Веlіzе ~ Wе оffеr fullу сuѕtоmіzаblе аnd flехіblе dіgіtаl mаrkеtіng расkаgеѕ. Yоur соntеnt іѕ dеlіvеrеd іnѕtаntlу tо thоuѕаndѕ оf uѕеrѕ іn Веlіzе аnd аbrоаd! Соntасt uѕ аt marketing@breakingbelizenews.com оr саll uѕ аt 501-601-0315.

 

© 2021, BreakingBelizeNews.com. This article is the copyrighted property of Breaking Belize News. Written permission must be obtained before reprint in online or print media. REPRINTING CONTENT WITHOUT PERMISSION AND/OR PAYMENT IS THEFT AND PUNISHABLE BY LAW.

  • larry waight
  • galen university

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *