Sunday Jul 20
No findings on political funding
THE CONDUCT of some former PNM politicians - including former Prime Minister Patrick Manning - during their tenures in office is criticised by Sir Anthony Colman in his Report on the 2008 collapse of the Hindu Credit Union , tabled in Parliament on Friday.
a PM who listens
Kamla Persad-Bissessar is turning out to be a unique Prime Minister; not merely because she is the first woman PM or because she turned our economy from an inherited below zero growth to stabilisation and now growth, or because she has an engaging personality, but because she listens.
Robinson-Regis in the frontline
Camille Robinson-Regis, a trained attorney, is a politician at heart. A member of the People's National Movement from age 17, Robinson-Regis has done a lot of growing up within the party-she spent time as a minister under the Patrick Manning administration, worked as an ambassador after a public fallout over what was deemed to be credit card abuse ... (more)
Retired judge: Pension review long overdue
RETIRED justice Zainool Hosein is urging people to desist from politicising the issue of pension legislation which will impact on retired judges and parliamentarians.
Phase one of $2.2b eTeck facility open
The Tamana Technology Park, run by State enterprise Evolving Technology , has been mired in controversy, but yesterday phase one of the 1,100-acre, $2.2 billion facility, including its flagship building was officially declared open by Trade Minister Vasant Bharath.