Ryan Adamson, the Caribbean's Bartender of the Year 2017, and Corey Garrett, the Director for Caribbean & Latin America at the Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc., join Verna Bharath on set to discuss the upcoming Festival which takes place from November 16th to 19th.
Trinidad and Tobago’s Restaurant Week is an annual culinary celebration of the best and most delicious restaurants in Trinidad and Tobago. C News’ Dionne Baptiste spoke to Shira Mohammed, the Founder of Restaurant Week, and Daniel Fakoory, the Director of the Port of Spain Rotary Club, about the ten-day event and what participating restaurants have to offer.
Ian Ho-A-Shu of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Health Sector Specialist and Dr. Maryam Richards, Technical Director, Ministry Of Health discuss the fight against noncommunicable diseases in Trinidad and Tobago. They also discussed the role the IDB's funding is playing in the development of a national Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) strategic plan.
Members of the management team for the Venture Credit Union discuss plans for their Annual 5K, which takes place on Sunday 17th September 2017. Michelle Borde, the Marketing, Communications and Events Officer, and Lionel Sookoo, the Chairman of the Race Committee, spoke to us about the event.
“There are things that happen in life, of which you have to respond”. Clear words of ITNAC’s Avonelle Hector Joseph, who says she believes Trinidad and Tobago has the ability to respond to the plight of those affected by Hurricane Irma.
Helen Johnson, Head of Tobago Library Services, speaks about the DARE to DEAR or Drop Everything and Read a program being used to promote World Literacy Week, which starts with International Literacy Day on September 8.