Billions of dollars have been lost in labour productivity over the years due to the murder rate says one economist.

He questions the Finance Minister's declaration of a turnaround in the economy without mentioning the murder rate.

But the CEO of the American Chamber of Trinidad and Tobago has given the Government some credit for a level of stabilisation of the economy.

They spoke at the Chamber's analysis of the Mid-Year Review of the Budget on Monday.

Juhel Browne was there.


All efforts will be made by the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS), to assist in the reduction of criminal activity in Tobago and the country at large. 

Labour issues in Tobago were high on the agenda when the Oilfields Workers Trade Union opened its new multi-million dollar building in Scarborough.