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Wednesday, November 29, 2017

The Government is lamenting that the country is facing a drastic shortfall of foreign exchange in particular US dollars.

This is clearly evident by the Finance Ministry curtailing the sale of US dollars to the ordinary citizen for travel and online purchasing.

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

After the last mega winner was announced for the draw on Saturday, November 11, the NLCB restarted the Lotto Plus jackpot at a guaranteed $2.0 million for Wednesday, November 15.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

I read in the papers on Saturday that Plastikeep is being shut down due to lack of funds from the Green Fund and/or the Government.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Due to lack of funding and any clear direction from the Green Fund, Plastikeep is being forced to pull in its bins at the end of this month and terminate its activities. The following are reasons why the termination of this project is not in the best interest of the country:

Monday, November 27, 2017

The Central Bank Governor has recently acknowledged that arguments for exchange rate adjustments (re: devaluation) for countries suffering from terms of trade shocks do have merit.

Monday, November 27, 2017

They want jobs and want somebody to hand them out? Every day you see flyers at fast food restaurants piling up. No one wants to work for anything any more. The money isn’t that great, I know, but half of something is better than nothing.

Saturday, November 25, 2017

The newspapers reported that Ms Christine Lagarde, the IMF Director, lavished praises on Jamaica for the remarkable job that they have done to turn around the economy.

Saturday, November 25, 2017

The government has indicated that they need to collect every possible cent in these challenging economic times.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

I saw in the news that there are 40,000 uncollected passports. It’s impossible to find out on the phone if a passport is ready and in this day and age there is no way to check online either.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

I listened in awe at the proceedings at the JSC in the vexed matter of EFCL. Apparently, this is the third sitting of that august body on the said company.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Your contributor, Mr Ian Ramdhanie, wrote an excellent letter in which he questioned whether the country is earning what it should from the exploitation of its oil and gas resources.

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Is it that we the people of T&T are being short-changed when it comes to how much money we get for our oil and energy? Or, are we being paid what is due?

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

I, for one, am not surprised that the interest of the Sandals Group in Tobago has been somewhat downgraded for, let us face it, any impartial observer with no special interest, reflecting on the issues being raised in the negative (many petty) must conclude that there has been some element of...

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Pharmacy services in Trinidad and Tobago is in a critical situation. The highest administrative office for pharmacy in The Ministry of Health, The Drug Inspectorate, has been completely denuded of staff over the last few years so that it is unable to efficiently carry out its functions.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

The key to being success-driven in national security is first and foremost to be Transformational in your leadership and to adopt a project governance approach.

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