Barataria MP Fuad Khan believes the Miscellaneous Provisions Bill has an ulterior motive.
The Bill covers Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters, Proceeds of Crime, Financial Intelligence Unit of Trinidad and Tobago, Customs and Exchange Control.
Dr. Khan was speaking in the lower house when he made the observation.
By October 2018 this country will have its first ever waste oil processing plant.
Speaking at the weekly post executive council meeting in Tobago, Secretary of Infrastructure, Quarries and the Environment Councillor Kwesi Des Vignes said the plant located on the sister island will be a major diversifying money maker.
Caribbean Airlines officially launched its inaugural flight to Cuba on Saturday.
Minister of Trade and Industry Paula Gopee-Scoon told CTV that she expects the flights will provide seamless connections to and from Barbados, Grenada and Guyana.
It is her hope that now business, leisure and other travellers can easily connect to Cuba to enjoy all that this country offers.
The Oilfield Workers Trade Union says it will not accept a decision by Government to minimize the workforce at state owned company Petrotrin.
The threat comes following Government's announcement that a "fundamental restructuring" of Petrotrin is in the cards which it says is needed to tackle the company's 13 billion dollar debt.
Janine Browne reports.
A true lover of Trinbago culture, Etienne Charles, was determined to do the deepest possible research into the music root in Carnival.
In 2015 he was awarded the Guggenheim Fellowship which funded research into Carnival in its purest, most authentic form.
On Thursday Etienne hosted a panel discussion which featured Maria Nunes, Robin Foster and Wendell Manwarren to share his findings and discuss the status of local culture.
Dionne Baptiste reports.
Eight ex-Soldiers who have served this country are calling on the Defence Force Authorities to work on their behalf.
A spokesman for the group, who spoke to C News, expressed their frustration of waiting for monies owed to them for 8 months.
They have been waiting, while watching their former colleagues benefit from receiving their back pay, since April 2017.
While the sight of someone lighting up a cigarette and smoking may be an innocuous occurrence to most many are still unaccustomed to the trend of vaping.
And as the act of using an electronic cigarette becomes more prevalent around the world some are trying to show that it isn't quite like smoking.
Peter Christopher sat down with Richard Hill and Christian Abraham of Vaperlot to speak about vaping.
The Private School Transport Service is not the same service as maxi taxis hired by the Ministry of Education to take students to and from their educational institutes.
What's the difference?