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Ask anyone in the larger art world about Trinidad and Tobago, and they will gladly inform you that Peter Doig is from there. Thank God for Peter Doig putting us on the art map. 

A few other names like Chris Cozier, or Che Lovelace, are familiar to the art world outside the tiny T&T context. But there are many more T&T artists for the world...

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

For half a century T&T has, in every practical sense, turned its back on tourism.

Monday, July 18, 2016

Power is of two kinds. One is obtained by fear and the other by love.
Power based on love is a thousand times more effective and permanent then the one derived from fear.

Mahatma Gandhi 1869-1948

Monday, July 18, 2016

Mosquitoes are a fact of modern life. They mutate, that is they get used to modern chemicals, make changes in their bodies to survive and live on. They are well on the path to making your lives miserable now and in the future. 

Sunday, July 17, 2016

To err is human, to forgive is divine…

You will have to forgive me because I have yet to achieve divinity....and, the utter lack of customer service I received at the School of Business and Computer Science Limited on July 15, is completely unforgivable and unacceptable. 

Sunday, July 17, 2016

At present people are saying negative things about the plans for Sandals Resort in Tobago. So, let’s examine this situation from a contrarian point of view:

Sunday, July 17, 2016

Recently, our nation said goodbye to one of its most prominent statesmen. Regional leaders, Members of Parliament, businessmen, schoolchildren and citizens from all walks of life came to pay their last respects to a man who helped shape the Republic of T&T as we know it.

Sunday, July 17, 2016

It is not necessary for me to reiterate the origin and the history of the area—Trincity—which , readers will be aware I have dubbed "The Jewel of the East”. 

Sunday, July 17, 2016

PARAS RAMOUTAR

By month's end, Shri Gauri Shankar Gupta will leave his posting and return to his homeland in India, after 35 years in active diplomatic posting, in several countries, the last being T&T.

Saturday, July 16, 2016

The Agricultural Development Bank (ADB) is the State enterprise tasked with the administration of loan facilities to farmers, fishermen and agribusiness entrepreneurs of our nation.

Saturday, July 16, 2016

I just wanted to send a note of appreciation to the entire team of WASA—from the front line customer service representatives in Chaguanas, the back office management team and the technical field engineering team—for successful diagnostics and repair of a severe water leak that was causing damage...

Saturday, July 16, 2016

Recently there was an article in the newspapers indicating that the Maritime Services Division (MSD) will be cracking down on unregistered and unlicensed “party boats” operating in T&T waters. 

Saturday, July 16, 2016

Mr Ronald Huggins in our daily newspapers, made a suggestion of having a new commissioner of police. I totally agree with him. He gave the statistics and they clearly showed no improvement in crime with our present commissioner.

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Have you ever found yourself in a situation where your vehicle tyre needs to be pressurised?

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Urgent attention must be given to the deplorable state of the bathroom facilities at City Gate, Port-of-Spain.

Thursday, July 14, 2016

It is indeed a great day for gender parity/equality and for women globally as Britain now has it’s second female Prime Minister in the form of Theresa May who also became the leader of the Conservative Party earlier this week.

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