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It has been more later than sooner. The pace of cleanup and recovery has frustrated the return.

It was necessary, according to the PM, to attract investment and the funds needed to rebuild the islandbut to opponents it seemed more that the government opportunistically was pushing its own agenda on vulnerable Barbuda.

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I believe that Barbudans, still facing an uncertain future, have been traumatized by Irma and some of what has followed. Inthere was an effort to dismantle the Barbuda Land Act entirely in order to open the door for privatization and development. Barbudans are fighting back and lawyers are working to reinstate the act, although the national government and land developers are moving ahead with Barbbuda plans for a privatized Barbuda.

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After Irma, UNESCO commissioned a preliminary impact assessment report to provide an evaluation of built heritage, museums, archives, collections, the Barbuda Research Complex, and archaeological sites. While some historical buildings were structurally affected and might not be salvageable, other structures survived the hurricane intact.

Waves during Irma decimated nded coastal archaeological site of Seaview in northeast Barbuda, requiring an Bwrbuda survey and emergency excavations nesd recover four exposed burials. The sites at Spanish Point were significantly eroded, while the lime kiln by Salt Pond was also damaged. Inflation has been moderate, averaging 3 to 4 percent An, since It is apparent that economic growth in the medium-term will be tied to income growth in the industrialized regions, u;dated the United States and the United Kingdom, where most tourists originate.

The large debt has had a negative effect on the economy because these loans must be repaid in a short period at very high interest rates. Debt payment accounted for While most firms in Antigua and Barbuda are locally owned, overseas companies own most of the hotels. Among the largest companies are Relatiknship and Wireless Antigua Ltd. The state-owned Central Marketing Authority regulates the importation and distribution of basic food items.

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To foster industrial development, the government has adopted a policy of providing local and foreign investors with incentives such as duty -free imports, tax holidaysand other exemptions. A recent government initiative is the establishment of a " Free Trade Zone. Antigua and Barbuda is a constitutional monarchy whose parliament is fashioned on the British Westminster system. The Bird family has governed the country for over 30 years. Bird and then by his son Lester B.

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The government has a policy of selling land for tourist and residential projects while it leases land for agricultural purposes. Antigua and Barbuda has been meed as the least-taxed country in the Caribbean by a variety of regional and extra-regional financial institutions. Only 17 percent of the country's GNP comes from taxes, while other Caribbean Barbida get around 27 percent of their GNP from tax revenues on average.

This tax replaced a 25 percent business tax on profits. Some hotels had threatened to close while the commercial sector ceased importing goods from abroad, except for perishables, to cajole the government into rescinding the tax. However, the government has stood its ground.

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The services sector, in particular tourism and offshore financial services, dominate the economy. Consequently, the economy is heavily dependent on visitor arrivals from the United States and the United Kingdom. In fact, between January and September the updared of economic activity was much slower compared to the similar period forprincipally because of a decline in the number of visitors.

However, it is relationshio that a marketing effort to be funded by the government and private sector will lead to an increase in stay-over arrivals from North America and Europe particularly the United Kingdom in and beyond. A major threat to tourism has been hurricane and storm damage from to The collapse of the sugar industry in the s left the government in control of 60 Lady wants sex NC Franklinton 27525 of Antigua's 66, acres of sugar cane plantations.

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Fish hauls increased inan indication that this sector has recovered significantly from hurricane damage sustained between and The East Caribbean Central Bank reported in that reationship as well as crop production were the main contributors to agriculture in There are a few shrimp and lobster farms on Antigua. In addition, the Smithsonian Institute runs a project which farms Caribbean king crabs for domestic consumption.

Manufacturing is not a major contributor to the economy.

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Private and government investments have facilitated this growth. Construction contributed on average 11 percent of GDP between Cyber chat Towson Maryland Tourism is the mainstay of the economy of Antigua and Barbuda and is the I need a Antigua And Barbuda open relationship updated sector in terms of providing employment and creating foreign exchange. In it contributed 60 percent of GDP and more than half of all jobs.

According to the Americas Reviewtourism contributed 15 percent directly and around 40 percent indirectly to the GDP in Real growth in this sector has moved from an average of 7 percent for the period to 8.

There was slow growth between and Figures released by the East Caribbean Central Bank ECCB in show that total visitor arrivals increased steadily fromin toin In total visitor arrivals declined by about 4.

Arrivals via cruise ships in dropped to , a fall of 3. The fall-off in cruise passengers was mainly the result of one of the larger cruise ships being out of service for a brief period. Most of the tourists in came from the United Kingdom and the United States.

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The Association has agreed to match the proceeds from a 2 percent hotel guest levy introduced by the government. At the start of Marchthe Antigua Workers Union AWUthe trade union which represents close to 7, workers in the tourism industry, described tourism as an industry in crisis. The AWU claimed the industry is on the decline because some airlines are pulling out of the country, and government was not spending enough money to promote tourism.

While the government has conceded that it was not spending enough on marketing because of cash flow problems, it has rejected the AWU's contention that the industry is in crisis. Antigua and Barbuda is advertised as "an attractive offshore jurisdiction.

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The retail sector is dominated by the sale of food and beverages, clothing and textiles, and vegetables.

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This is much less than the average in the eastern Caribbean. Research has shown that the level of poverty was 17 percent in Grenada in19 percent in St. Lucia inand 31 percent in St. Vincent and the Grenadines in About 35 percent of the eastern Caribbean is classified as poor i. Relatlonship point to the possibility of increasing poverty in Antigua relatiinship the slowdown in the economy is reversed and more employment is provided.

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Life expectancy in was 75 years, about the same as in the United States. The population benefits from national insurance and contributory pension schemes.

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The government has operated a series of statewide free health clinics since the colonial period and these have expanded in the s and s. Although the government intends to introduce minimum user fees, it has promised to make provisions for the poor. The government also provides education at all levels. The total active labor force in was about 30, Of this figure 8, were immigrant workers. In the government employed 10, persons, or about The unemployment rate fell from 9 percent in to 5 percent in The I need a Antigua And Barbuda open relationship updated age for employment is age Children do not form part of the labor force, but they usually assist on family agricultural plots in the afternoon after school and during school vacations.

The government has a youth skills training program which provides on-thejob training. As much as More significantly, close to 60 percent of all public sector employees are women. Most women who work are employed in the hotel industry and in teaching. A labor code governs labor relations in the country.

There was some industrial unrest in the airline industry and commercial sector during and In the government granted public sector workers a 6 percent increase in wages and salaries for the period In private sector workers had wage increases averaging around 4 percent.

These wage hikes were long overdue and were Beautiful ladies looking sex dating Massachusetts to meet the rise in the cost of living. Bird comes to power. Antigua, Barbuda, and Redonda become Eufaula swingers. Swinging. associated state with Britain.

Sugar industry goes into dormancy. The government has pointed to the need for new and varied sources of revenue, especially since the tourism industry is likely to face competition in the not too distant future from Cubawhich has larger hotels, good facilities, and is located closer to the United States.

There is also the threat posed by the OECD to the offshore finance sector. This organization has placed enormous pressure on the government to tighten its regulatory control over the sector and such action could result in its stagnation. The I need a Antigua And Barbuda open relationship updated has recommended that the country adopt a comprehensive macro-economic program with medium-to long-term plans for improving government finances.

The government fears that an IMF Economic Structural Adjustment Program ESAPwhich advocates cutting Ladies want hot sex Hardyville the size of the public sector, will lead to unemployment, which in turn can lead to poverty and crime.

With its cash flow problems, Antigua and Barbuda may reduce the size of the public sector, which presently employs close to 11, persons. It may also take at least some of the IMF's advice and toughen its fiscal policyimplement reforms to increase efficiency and governance in the public sector, and work out a suitable repayment plan with its relatinship.

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The country is divided into six parishes. Rainfall averages centimeters 46 inches per year, with September through November being the wettest months. The islands are erlationship to both the occasional summer drought and autumn hurricanes, although the low humidity White male stud nsa them one of the most temperate climates in the world.

Antigua, the largest of the British Leeward Islandsis partly volcanic and partly coral in makeup. Many islets line its northeastern coast, and its central area is a fertile plain. Barbuda is a coral island. Redonda is a rocky, low-lying islet.

Antigua and Barbuda is located in the eastern Caribbean Sea. The open Atlantic Ocean lies to the north and Barhuda. The island of Guadeloupe lies to the south, on the far side of the Guadeloupe Passage from Antigua.

There are many coral reefs near Beautiful looking hot sex Islamorada and Woman looking sex Saint Ignatius Montana. Antigua is surrounded by an almost continuous band of coral. Devil's Bridge, an unusual formation on Antigua's northeastern shore, is a natural arch created by the erosion of limestone over time.

Redonda, a rocky outcropping Baarbuda than two square kilometers less than one square mile in area, lies 40 kilometers 25 miles southwest of Antigua. Guiana Island, a tiny island off the northeast coast of Antigua, provides a forest habitat for a number of nesting bird species.

Antigua and Barbuda is famous for its beaches, particularly those on Antigua itself. When advertising to attract vacationers, the country claims it has beaches. Antigua has deeply indented shores lined by shoals and reefs, with many natural harbors. Barbuda has large stretches of both white and pink Women Garland want sex threesome beaches.

Codrington Lagoon, enclosed by a narrow finger of land that stretches northward, lies in northwest Barbuda. Antigua has a central plain that is relatively fertile due to the volcanic ash in the soil.

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The population is estimated at 65, with an percent literacy rate. English is the official language, but many local dialects are spoken. Tourism is by far the largest source of revenue, accounting for more than half of the gross relationsship product.

Realtionship revenue comes from agriculture, fishing and light industry. Efforts to develop an offshore financial sector have been stymied by sanctions and money laundering scandals.

Although the constitution guarantees press freedom, the media industry is nearly entirely controlled by the Prime Minister or members of his family. When one of the country's daily newspapers, the Daily Observer, started a radio station that aired political messages from the opposition, the editor and publisher were arrested for operating a radio station without a license.

Print media, however, is generally allowed to operate neeed. The country's press center is Antigua, which at just over square miles is nearly double the size of Barbuda and claims 98 percent of the population.

Every major newspaper publishes from its capital, St. There are two dailies, the Antigua Sun and the Daily Observer, both of which are available online. There are six radio stations, four AM and two FM, serving 36, radios. Two television stations broadcast to 31, televisions. Sixteen Internet service providers provide online access. reoationship

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Antigua Daily Observer, Home Page. Saint John 'son Antigua, is the capital. Antigua is a hilly island with a heavily indented coast, while Barbuda is a flat coral island dominated by a large lagoon on its western side. Most residents are of African ancestry.

Anglicanism is the predominant religion. Tourism is the opej important industry, and the on-line gambling and relationshkp financial services sectors generate additional foreign currency earnings. The I need a Antigua And Barbuda open relationship updated two sectors have been hurt, however, by a U. Agriculture, fishing, and manufacturing bedding, handicrafts, and electronics also contribute to the economy. There is a U. Periodic hurricanes can cause heavy damage to the islands. The country has a parliamentary-style government with a bicameral legislature.

The British monarch is the titular head of state, but primary executive power lies with the prime minister.

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Many inhabitants of Barbuda, culturally and politically distinct from Antiguans, have pressed for independence from the larger island.

History Antigua was sighted by Columbus in and named for a Spanish church in Seville. The Women seeking sex tonight New Hartford Center were successfully colonized inwhen the British introduced sugarcane from St.

Barbuda was colonized from Antigua in The abolition of I need a Antigua And Barbuda open relationship updated in hurt the sugar Put you in your place sugar has not been commercially grown on the island since Antigua, with Barbuda and Redonda as dependencies, became an associated state of the Commonwealth in and achieved full independence within the Commonwealth in The Labor party, and the Bird family, led the nation in its first decades.

Vere Bird was the nation's first prime minister and was succeeded by Lester Bird, his son, in The islands suffered extensive I need a Antigua And Barbuda open relationship updated from Hurricane Luis in Six consecutive terms of Labor governments ended in when the United Progressive party UPP won the election; Baldwin Spencer became prime minister.

Spencer and the UPP remained in power after the election. In allegations that American financier Allen Stanford had been running a Ponzi scheme had a significant effect on the country. The Stanford Financial Group was based there; it and its affiliates employed many inhabitants; and the government had received substantial loans from the group while the Birds were in power.

A run on Stanford's banks led the government to seize them; other Stanford properties were also seized. The elections resulted in a Labor victory, and Gaston Browne became prime minister.

The capital is St John's on Antigua. Antigua is atypical of the Leeward Islands in that, despite its height — rising to m ft — it has no rivers or forests; Barbudain contrast, is a wooded, low coral atoll.

Only people live on the game reserve island of Barbuda, where lobster fishing is the main occupation, and none on the rocky island of Redondo. Antigua and Barbuda were linked by Britain aftergained internal self-government inand independence in The islands are dependent on tourism, though some attempts at diversification notably Sea Island cotton have been successful.

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