Greater economic growth projected for Guyana in 2021 –

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Greater economic growth projected for Guyana in 2021 – By Vishani Ragobeer The World Bank has revised its earlier projection of economic growth for Guyana, now projecting that the local economy will grow by 20.9 per cent in 2021, the highest growth rate in the Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region this year. This revision was reported in the World Bank’s June 2021 report on ‘Global Economic Prospects’, released recently. It is, however unlikely that these local figures include the impact of the ongoing, nationwide flooding. In the January 2021 edition of the Global Economic Prospects, the World Bank had projected that Guyana’s real gros …
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