Hundreds of millions of dollars have been literally
dumped into the Cepep project. Clever middlemen who
managed to negotiate lucrative contracts have siphoned
off these funds in a system that is as transparent
as the canal water...
note the Governments announced intention to
increase the wages applicable to URP and Cepep workers
by 15 per cent with effect from January 1...
The T&T economy recorded, as the Prime Minister
noted in his budget speech, another year of buoyant
economic growth over the past 12 months...
Mohammed updated 26/08/07
Hello? No eh. I dont remember Madam
from Solid Gold. No, I dont remember Are You
Being Served. I dont remember Laverne and
Shirley, Bionic Man, or Ian Ali telling children
to run outside and tell T&T...
Hamid Ghany updated
Monday, Minister of Finance and Prime Minister Patrick
Manning delivered a disguised election budget...
Mathur updated 26/08/07
Minister Ken Valley was on television recently, conversing
on the impact of the Ryder Scott report, which he
dismissed, saying it was nothing new...
Grant updated 26/08/07
he trumpeted the final fanfare of his budget, you
could picture Prime Minister Patrick Mannings
national community as a studio audience
being cued by flashing signs saying Applause...
George updated 26/08/07
The Insurance Amendment Act is currently before the
Houses of Parliament for debate and contributions
Quentrall-Thomas updated 26/08/07
the budget has come and gone, and sadly, T&T is
really none the wiser about the size of the challenge
that faces us in removing our dependency on energy...
Lee updated 26/08/07
to begin? At the end like the first Haitian Emperor
Henri Christophe, (whose Phoenix-inspired motto Im
reborn from my ashes didnt guarantee immunity
from the Gede)? Or maybe with the lyrics of my favourite
Cuban Cowboys song...