IMF Latest Report On T&T Gets Good Review From Professor Roger Hosein

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IMF Latest Report On T&T Gets Good Review From Professor Roger Hosein

The news of positive growth for the economy as identified by the International Monetary Fund in its Article Four Report for Trindiad and Tobago is welcoming news for economist Professor, Roger Hosein.

Professor Hosein said he is hoping the IMF update will have a positive ripple effect in terms of investors viewing Trinidad and Tobago as an ideal place to ply their trade.

IMF in its forecast is predicting sustained economic growth in the local economy between 2024 to 2029.

He is also hoping the development will bring positive action from consumers and businesses.

Professor Hosein is of the view there are certain aspects of the report which can be closely scrutinised and lessons learnt especially coming off the implications experienced during the Covid-19 period describing it as a long road ahead.

On the issue of crime Professor Hosein admits this can have a serious impact on economic growth.

Professor Hosein was at the time speaking during an interview on the Power Breakfast Programme on Power102 Digital on Tuesday.