BCCI and TAB Signing of MOU and Launching of the 1st Toledo Chapter
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Tuesday, February 28th, 2017
-For Immediate Release-
The Belize Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) and the Toledo Association of Businesses (TAB) signed a Memorandum of Understanding and launched its first Toledo Chapter on Friday, February 24th, 2017 at the Sea Front Inn in Punta Gorda Town.
The BCCI is the largest private sector membership based organization in Belize. Founded in 1920, the Chamber has been consistently championing the causes of its private sector constituency and considers among its primary objectives the social and economic development of Belize through the development of all sectors of industry, commerce and services. Additionally, since 1997, the Chamber is the only recognized "Employers Organization" in Belize under the International Labour Organization's (ILO) tri-partite social partnership. The Toledo Association of Businesses is the lead entity committed to the enhancement, mentoring, preparation, motivation and organization of enterprising individuals, aspiring to and/or operating viable and sustainable businesses in the Toledo District. TAB supports a higher quality of life by applying its’ skills, strengths, creativity, and dedication to enhance businesses (in the Toledo District) through strategic alliances, capacity building, marketing, networking, and partnerships that promotes the entrepreneurial spirit.
TAB now officially serves as the BCCI strategic partner and Chapter to reach and better serve businesses in the Toledo district. We are assured that this alliance will help the BCCI achieve our mission and countrywide representation: “We are the voice of the business community, the country's leading advocate for private enterprise, promoting economic vitality and quality of life in Belize.”
The Signing of the MOU and Launching of the Toledo Chapter was a great success and we’re looking forward to a bright and productive 2017 in the Toledo District. Below you will find a picture collage of last week’s signing. If your business is not a member of the Toledo Chapter, please contact TAB at 607-1410 or email firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com. There is Strength in Unity!