BelizeINVEST is a Unit of the Belize Trade and Investment Development Service (BELTRAIDE), which is a statutory body of the Government of Belize under the Ministry with responsibility for Investment, Trade and Commerce. BelizeINVEST provides tailored services to local and foreign investors, as well as industry stakeholders with investment and economic development interests in Belize. Continue reading “REINTRODUCING BelizeINVEST”
Belize’s natural resources, pro-business investment climate, democratic stability, and incentives have led to steady growth in Foreign Direct Investments (FDI). The Government of Belize’s (GOB) strategic commitment to support the sustainable development of its priority industries, such as, Agriculture, Fisheries & Aquaculture, Offshore Outsourcing, Sustainable Energy, Logistics & Light Manufacturing, and Tourism, has contributed to a 17% increase of FDI inflows in 2016, when compared to 2015. Continue reading “Belize, Your Natural Niche”
In an effort to better match Belize’s talent capacity with investment demands, the Belize Trade and Investment Development Service (BELTRAIDE), through its technical units of BelizeINVEST and the Belize Training and Employment Centre (BTEC), held its first ever Talent Fair 2017 on August 17, 18 and 19 at BTEC on the ITVET Compound in Belize City. Continue reading “BELTRAIDE Hosts First Talent Fair 2017”
BelizeINVEST, BELTRAIDE Participates in the 7th Edition of India – Latin America & Caribbean (LAC) Conclave 2016
On November 28 , 2016, BelizeINVEST a unit of BELTRAIDE, participated in the 7th Edition of the India – Latin America & Caribbean (LAC) Conclave in Guadalajara, Mexico, organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), in partnership with the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), Government of India, the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (UN ECLAC) and the Government of Jalisco, Mexico. The event served as a platform to foster trade and investment opportunities between India and Latin American & Caribbean countries.
As India – LAC cross – country investments continue to thrive to a total of an estimated $23 billion USD in 2014, key thematic areas, such as the role of regional groups and trade agreements in the India – LAC relationships, were discussed through plenary sessions which comprised of approximately 120 key public and private representations. Through strategic relationships built at the event, BelizeINVEST seeks to continue its investment promotion endeavors for the generation of Indian investments to Belize.
BelizeINVEST hosts the Houston Black Chamber of Commerce
On Wednesday October 26, 2016, BelizeINVEST, a unit of the Belize Trade and Investment Development Service (BELTRAIDE) hosted a delegation from the Houston Black Chamber of Commerce, led by Mrs. Leondria Thompson, who serves as a Trade and Investment Promotion Envoy for Belize. The delegation has identified Belize as a destination with viable economic development opportunities for investments, and thus, sought to acquire further insights from BelizeINVEST on the priority investment industries and opportunities that exist in Belize. During their visit, the delegation is scheduled to meet with various stakeholders to discuss strategic partnerships and collaboration for Belize’s participation, as a featured country, in upcoming regional trade shows and conferences.