[World History Archives]

The economic history of Antigua and Barbuda

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LIAT lay-off plan on hold
Antigua Sun, 10 February 2000. Cash-strapped LIAT airline has tempoarily shelved a plan for 200 layoffs. The airline's workers are sidelined from the company's decision-making process even though they had sacrificed salary increases for the past three years.
Letter contradicts reason for Sandals' closure
Antigua Sun, 21 March 2000. In spite of nine productive years, a close relation with the PM and a positive relation with all segments of the economy, Sandals Resorts International will close operations because of the Hotel Associated agreed to an increase in taxes from 6 to 8 percent.