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Mottley: IMF debt manageable

Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley has pushed back on recent suggestions in some quarters that Barbados is in over its head as a result of its near $1 billion debt to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), which is due by 2029. Mottley, who was speaking yesterday at the book launch of Sir Alister McIntyre’s compilation of works entitled Caribbean Trade, Integration And Development, charged that some of the analysis that had come to the fore regarding the debt lacked “context and perspective”. [...]