Editorial

¿Donde Esta Jennifer?

¿Donde Esta Jennifer?

What has been achieved from last Friday’s strike called by the unions? The answer to that could be nothing or a lot, depending on which side of the fence you’re on. But for the rest of us who take no side, the answer is that we have achieved absolutely nothing of

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September 10th, 2018

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Lessons Not Learned

Lessons Not Learned

It is Friday. The new academic year began a week ago. Yet, there are scores of students, who have either failed to complete that first week, or were unable to experience it to begin with. And it’s through no fault of theirs or their parents. Nope, the blame for this rests ...

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September 7th, 2018

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To Teach or Not To Teach

To Teach or Not To Teach

Tomorrow is the day of reckoning, where the sum of all ‘old talk’ in the past two weeks about workers staying at home will be fleshed out. The true status of how ourlabour force thinks will be determined. Many workers from various sectors are being called to rest and ...

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September 6th, 2018

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REST AND REFLECT ON NONSENSE

REST AND REFLECT ON NONSENSE

What is the ultimate objective of the trade unions in their plot to shut down the country 2 days from now? It’s a question being asked by many but no one could seem to provide a logical response, including the said trade unions. While we hear their unfounded call to ...

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September 5th, 2018

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A LETTER OF HOPE FOR THE TKR

A LETTER OF HOPE FOR THE TKR

With 4 wins in 4, it seems as if momentum and results are both on the side of the Trinbago Knight Riders. These victories, over St Lucia Stars, Jamaica Tallawahs, Barbados Tridents and St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, were all on the road, and with 7 of 10 games completed, the ...

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September 4th, 2018

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Back to School Wisdom

Back to School Wisdom

Schools re-open today and first of all, we want to send special best wishes to all the students, young, old and in between, who will once again crack open their books and undertake the simple yet complex task of learning. For some, this process will require you to overcome ...

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September 3rd, 2018

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What Next After Oil and Gas?

What Next After Oil and Gas?

We’re in 2018, still worried about oil and gas and the impact it has on our economy. Why are we in this position at the moment? Why, after an announcement by Petrotrin that it has decided to cut its refinery operations and move fully into Exploration and Production of oil ...

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August 31st, 2018

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What Happened To Good Manners?

What Happened To Good Manners?

From time to time, we refer to, and comment on the lack of manners, courtesy, and respect….in essence, poor customer service experienced in this country. And it’s all too often manifested by those in authority – the small time officials who believe their uniforms are ...

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August 30th, 2018

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Please Save Maracas Bay!

Please Save Maracas Bay!

Maracas Beach is arguably Trinidad’s most popular seaside destination. Lately though, it has become an unsightly mess, having fallen victim to bad planning. Several years ago, a plan was hatched to improve vendor and visitor facilities. The old parking lot was upgraded and ...

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August 29th, 2018

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Petrotrin”s Future

Petrotrin”s Future

Citizens may very well find out later today what steps are being taken by Petrotrin to restructure the state-owned company to bring back its profitability and reduce the financial debts owed to the people of Trinidad and Tobago. No public statements are expected from the ...

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August 28th, 2018

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