Hazel Thompson-Ahye, the Managing Director of Epiphany Consultancy Services, speaks to Good Morning Trinidad and Tobago host Ria Roopchandsingh about the 16th World Conference of the International Society of Family Law, which takes place in Amsterdam during July 25-29, 2017.
Bankers have again voiced their support for the passage and implementation of laws for T&T to become FATCA (Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act) compliant. According to President of the Bankers Association of Trinidad and Tobago, Anya Schnoor implications of non-compliance can result in T&T being unable to trade internationally. She said failure to pass the legislation could also lead to a 30 percent withholding tax implemented on US dollars flowing into the banking system in T&T from the US.
The Government can take actions, which will make Trinidad and Tobago safer for women and all citizens within a 100 day according to Amilcar Sanatan. Sanatan, a Research Assistant at the Institute for Gender and Development Studies, spoke to with Good Morning Trinidad and Tobago host Dike Rostant about the issues of gender and the role that men can play in eliminating violence against women in the society.
The 5th edition of the International Lawyers Cricket World Cup will be held in Brisbane, Australian from December 29 by Australian Lawyers Cricket Council (ALCC). Local lawyers are hosting a fundraiser to attend the event.
Dr Edward Clarke, the Dean of the School of Social Sciences at the University of the Southern Caribbean, speaks to Good Morning Trinidad and Tobago host Ria Roopchandsingh about the University’s 90th Anniversary. During the interview we also covered a few of the University’s unique programme offerings such as its program in National Security and Intelligence Studies among others things.
President of the T&T Automotive Dealers’ Association (TTADA) Visham Babwah spoke to Good Morning Trinidad and Tobago host Ria Roopchandsingh this morning about the issues the used car industry is facing because of the new vehicle importation policy and delays in its implementation.
The Tourism Development Company Limited (TDC), in collaboration with the Ministry of Tourism, have launched a travel application called GoTrinBago. The new destination mobile application was designed to showcase the best of Trinidad and Tobago’s tourism sector.
The free, bi-lingual application is being positioned as the ultimate resource for discovering and exploring Trinidad and Tobago. This application will allow tourism customers to develop a personal itinerary, search for, find and, in time, book a room, a tour or a taxi.
Singer and Songwriter Kimba Sorzano talks about his 2017 musical offerings with Good Morning Trinidad and Tobago host Ria Roopchandsingh. Sorzano’s song “Welcome to the Carnival” promotes the upcoming Caribbean Carnivals, starting with Trinidad and Tobago. Written by Neil Bernard, Kimba Sorzano, Kiplin Evans, TrackDilla & Natalie Ruscutti, WELCOME TO THE CARNIVAL was produced by Los Angeles-based production team TrackDilla & Nat Young, along with Trinidad’s Dedicated To The Beat; veteran Caribbean Music producer known to many as Neil Bernard.