Minister of Finance, Colm Imbert has criticised Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissesar for referring to government's National Investment Fund as a Ponzi Scheme. He described the UNC Leader's comments as childish, absurd, irrational, unpatriotic and dangerous.
Minister of Trade and Industry, Paula Gopee-Scoon, has challenged the private sector to recalibrate and maximise their contribution to this country's economic diversification thrust.
It's not a secret that reading nourishes the mind to new ideas. But Lead Facilitator and Coordinator of Book Buddies, Marcia LaBorde, says she's hoping to ignite a reading culture in this country through her reading programme "Book Buddies."
Works and Transport Minister Rohan Sinanan says there will be a five-month moratorium on inspection stickers; Education Minister Anthony Garcia says all SEA students who qualified for a space in a Secondary School have been placed; and Finance Minister Colm Imbert stands behind Government's latest bond offering and has taken issue with the Opposition Leader's statement that the National Investment Fund (NIF) is a Ponzi scheme.