Business Watch: Government's wage bill increased by $829 million in 6 months

Monday, July 24, 2017 - 20:00

The Central Bank is projecting that there could be a mild recovery in the economy in the latter half of the year.

This, as the bank presented its latest monetary policy report.

And as courier companies report a cut in their foreign exchange distribution, the commercial banks are saying not only is there a drop in the availability of US dollars but they are following instructions to prioritise forex for manufacturing and trade.

Judy Kanhai has the details in Business Watch.