My point of view

July 19, 2019

The ABCs of T&T’s economic ratings

A few weeks ago, the ubiquitous headlines revealed a downgrade from Standard and Poor’s (S&P) regarding the national economic outlook. Given the recriminations and the ‘confuffling’ […]
June 13, 2019

Gathering storms

June marks the start of the rainy season for us in T&T and also the start of the annual hurricane season. During the period June 1–November […]
May 17, 2019

It’s still not about the numbers

The national conversation over the past few weeks has focused primarily on numbers— some ‘good’ numbers but also a lot of ‘bad’ numbers. The ‘bad’ numbers […]
February 15, 2019

Wake up my people!  

WE ARE ONLY HALFWAY IN MONTH TWO of a new year and already the bad news abounds. The murder toll continues to rise 67 in 43 […]
January 18, 2019

2019 – time for a reset

And we’re off… 2019, the new year is well and truly underway. But one wonders if the new year brings a new fresh perspective or more […]
December 21, 2018

A word for the wise in 2019… #ridonkulous

I am so looking forward to the Christmas holidays!  Before some readers get carried away, stop—my opening line has absolutely nothing to do with pastelle-making or […]