Nov. 17, 2017, 9:32 PM AST Comments
I am embarrassed to read the remarks from two previous T&T ambassadors who, no doubt, did not view their own appointments as political patronage. Enjoyable appointments courtesy a T&T government, now at an end, should not be cheapened by envious, politically shaded remarks.
Nov. 17, 2017, 9:28 PM AST Comments
The State’s primary focus is to implement the Revenue Authority (TTRA) since it appears that miraculously for decades, no one foresaw that one day the oil and gas boom would end and giants the world over such as the US and Canada would engage in shale oil exploration, rendering importation fro
Nov. 15, 2017, 9:46 PM AST Comments
It is distasteful to hear the senseless politics being played out with the appointment of Makeda Antoine as Ambassador to the UN in Geneva. This young lady is suitably qualified and has been given an opportunity to craft a diplomatic career.
Nov. 15, 2017, 9:40 PM AST Comments
The recent immigration fiasco at the Piarco International Airport must not be allowed to happen again. In fact, it should not have happened in the first place as warning bells were ringing for a while and there is a back-up system enshrined in our Constitution to deal with such emergency situations
Nov. 15, 2017, 9:37 PM AST Comments
The construction and performance of roads and structures in the La Brea area are heavily dependent upon the quantity of pitch (asphalt) in the ground below and whether the site in question is located on a “pitch vein” or not.
Nov. 14, 2017, 9:42 PM AST Comments
The Express of November 11 reports that The UWI has decided to rename Milner Hall at its St Augustine campus. Given the imperialist and racist philosophy of Lord Milner, after whom the hall was named, I agree with the decision. I am not one of those who believe that “the facts of history”
Nov. 14, 2017, 9:41 PM AST Comments
I would like to ask the management of National Flour Mills (NFM) to review the situation with regard to their delivery entrance which is just before the St Christopher’s Gas Station on Wrightson Road in Port of Spain. Earlier this year, I was involved in what I can only call a standstill accid
Nov. 14, 2017, 9:39 PM AST Comments
THE action by the staff of the Immigration Department who failed to show up for work last Sunday, causing the fiasco at the airport, bordered on treasonous. These officers caused extreme distress to the many passengers, local and foreign, who arrived in the country on that day.