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Falkland Islands Economics and Telecommunications

Economics Economy overview: According to Thenailmythology.com, the economy was formerly based on agriculture, mainly sheep farming, but today fishing constitutes the main economic activity. In 1987, the government began selling licenses to foreign trawlers to fish in the exclusive economic zone of the Falkland Islands. These licenses bring in more than $40 million a year,… Read More »