Former Prime Minster Kamla Persad-Bissessar wants Finance Minister Colm Imbert to say how this budget's policies will be different from the "broken promises" of the past budget. She estimates that the budget will be between $55B - $60B.
Former Health Minister Dr. Fuad khan believes none of what was promised in the 2015/2017 budget for the Health Ministry was fulfilled, so he's hoping to see those same promises kept in the 2016/2017 fiscal package.
He also wants the plans that the previous administration had for the minstry to be fulfilled as well.
The President of the Communications Workers Union- Joseph Remy says...all trade union leaders should be involved in the formation of labor related policy.
The of the Federation of Independent Trade Unions- Joseph Remy says...government should inject money into the country's economy so that economic activity can restart.
Teresa Lezama chosen to lead the T&T Women’s Hockey team into the F.I.H World League Round 1 in Mexico.
The Ministry of National Security, has just completed a new facility geared to providing a space for immigration officers at piarco to question passengers.
After concerns were raised by Jamaica over this country denying entry to some of their citizens, the ministry of foreign affairs of both islands worked to deal with perceptions of ill treatment of travellers at the Piarco Airport.
Since then...talks between the two countries have led to an agreement which includes measures for better conditions at the airport's immigration centre.
If you thought the traffic heading to west trinidad was quite intense this evening, it follows from this morning's congestion due to a broken water main in Cocorite. The burst main also meant a loss of water supply for some communities.
Communities and local companies are being encouraged to come on board the "adopt a river" programme.