Mixed emotions. That’s how Chairman of the Tobago Council Demi John Cruickshank felt about Thursday’s budget presentation by THA Finance Secretary Joel Jack. Mr. Cruickshank was pleased to see a number of the chamber’s recommendations present in the presentation but noted that there needed to be more focus on development in Tobago.
You may be wondering what “enhancing ocean governance in the Caribbean” is all about. According to Justice Anthony Lucky of the International Tribunal, this begins by informing persons of what their rights are and what legislation is available regarding the governance of maritime areas.
Kenneth Kerr, Climatologist at the Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service, and Eric Mackie, the Regional Coordinator at the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Management, discuss the Seasonal Climate Outlook for the Wet and Hurricane Seasons, likely impacts and how the general public should respond and where members of the public can get legitimate information in the event of severe weather including Storms or Hurricanes.
Political Analyst Dr. Mukesh Basdeo speaks with Good Morning Trinidad and Tobago host Dike Rostant about the possibility of a cabinet reshuffle. Dr. Basdeo’s said the possibility of a cabinet reshuffle at this time is likely as the Prime Minister Dr. Keith Rowley lead Government did a realignment less than a year ago.
Members of the Tobago District of the Pentecostal Assemblies of West Indies speak about the organizations 60th Anniversary with Good Morning Trinidad and Tobago host Dike Rostant. The members Reverend Dill Francis and Rona Andrews gave some insight into the activities they are hosting to celebrate the milestone and how they would help to better their community.
Andre Jack talks about his upcoming show “Dreams” on Sunday 25th June 2017. Jack explained that the proceeds from the show, which will be held at National Academy for the Performing Arts, will go toward funding his tuition at University abroad.
Tickets cost $200 and went on sale from 1st at Simon's Musical Supplies in POS, Musician's Paradise on #26 Sutton Street SanFernando and DREAMS committee members. You can also call 730 0137, 471 3111 & 475 7113
Attorney Keith Scotland is urging the public to educate themselves on the matters surrounding the Chief Justice Ivor Archie and Judiciary of Trinidad and Tobago. Scotland told Good Morning Trinidad and Tobago host Dike Rostant he doesn’t believe that the Chief Justice should stepdown and if citizens took the time to gain a clearer understanding of the issue they would agree.
After being told “to suit up for battle” the team of Kabir Singh, Kaleb Chotai, Gerard Griffith and Antonio Thomas did just that. The quartet won the Land Settlement Agency’s school debate competition. They credited their victory to both individual research and group collaboration.
The Faculty of Law hosts their 2nd Biennial Oil and Gas Law Conference which is in line with the strategic plan and mission of The UWI to advance education and create knowledge in order to support the development of the Caribbean region and beyond.
Good Morning Trinidad and Tobago host Dike Rostant spoke to Law Lecturer Alicia Elias-Roberts about this year's conference, which is expected to address the current legal challenges in the Energy Sector in light of the decline in oil prices and how this scenario affects oil exploration agreements as well as energy exploration and production.
The Conference takes place from 8am to 4pm (both days). The themes for the 2 days are: Exploring the legal framework for Oil and Gas Law and The Trinidad Experience: Setting the Context and Lessons Learnt respectively.