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Saturday, May 12, 2018

Maximum utilisation of the opportunities from the exploitation of the hydrocarbon resources to be extracted from the Guyana-Suriname Basin to engender sustainable development within those countries and Caricom must start with the production and marketing agreements for oil and gas mined in the...

Sunday, May 13, 2018

Last Sunday, Dr Morgan Job, activist, media personality, former parliamentarian and intellectual, passed away. He was someone who made a mark in the society by the passionate manner in which he advocated his points of view.

Sunday, May 13, 2018

Every budget and budget review seems to send commentators into convulsions. A few seem to get so distressed picking away the flesh from Government strategies and achievements that they probably end up with acute acid reflux, if not pneumonia from the sudden downpour of rain.

Saturday, May 12, 2018

In the famous comedy “Wedding Crashers,” two divorce mediators (played by actors Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson) are usually in the habit of ‘crashing’ weddings. They claim to belong to some ‘pumpkin vine’ relative of either the bride or the groom’s family as they invite themselves to weddings.

Saturday, May 12, 2018

Even after almost 12 hours of review debate in Parliament’s Lower House from Thursday—until around 2 am yesterday—Finance Minister Colm Imbert was back in the Upper House yesterday.

Friday, May 11, 2018

“Do you know how many people are upset that the oil price has gone up? Accusing the Government of wanting to live off the oil price, as if we should apologise for that? If the price goes up, shouldn’t the citizens have a smile on their face?”
—PM Rowley

Thursday, May 10, 2018

“You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today,”said Abraham Lincoln, acclaimed as one of the greatest United States’ presidents. There is ample evidence that we need that type of intervention in T&T.

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Anyone remembers the 1959 television serial The Twilight Zone? Shot in black and white, and with its iconic opening theme music, its episodes usually ended with an unexpected twist. It’s a formula that’s been often replicated but seldom comes close to the original.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

When Richard asked me to marry him it felt like it was straight out of a movie. In fact, it was such a fairy tale ending that I was called immediately to tell it on the radio.

Little did we know, the fairy tale ending meant the real-life beginning.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

We will discover in the days to come, essential differences between résumé and eulogy when we come to remember public intellectual/pamphleteer, Dr Morgan Job.

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