The telephone lines were open with the focus on the Covid-19 management and the new public health regulations that are now in effect. Yesterday's Covid-19 figures showed 537 new positive cases from samples taken during the period November 14th-17th . In addition to those high numbers , sadly seventeen additional deaths were recorded. Here were your views.

The National Services Exporters Portal was launched earlier this month and according to the Trinidad and Tobago Coalition of Services Industries, it's a drive focused on evidence based decision making . The online platform aims to provide up to date information and create a hub for local service providers and potential partners to interact.

Giving us more details on this and an update on how the services industry is performing during the pandemic, we were joined by Mark Edghill, President, Trinidad and Tobago Coalition of Services Industries, Lorraine Pouchet, President, Trinidad and Tobago Incoming Tour Operators Association, Charles Carvalho, Trinidad and Tobago Sightseeing Tours.

Today is International Men's Day and it's important for us to note that this worldwide observance was established by T&T's very own Dr. Jerome Teelucksingh in 1999 and this year's theme is 'Better relations between men and women'.

Our guests were here to tell us more about the film 'The Hidden Crime: Violence Against Men' as well as make us aware of other activities in celebration of men happening this week. Rhondall Feeles the President of the Fathers Association and Oyetayo Raymond Ojoade, the Owner of LRS Productions Ltd.

The COVID-19 death toll continues to rise, and the number of active cases is approaching 8-thousand. Yesterday's Covid-19 figures showed 537 new positive cases from samples taken during the period November 14th-17th .Seventeen additional deaths were recorded and Health officials say the deceased were: 7 elderly men, 5 elderly women, 4 middle-aged men, and 1 young man.

The government continues to urge the population to follow the health protocols and regulations as well as get fully vaccinated. Minister of Health Terrence Deyalsingh joined us.

The United States Embassy's annual College is happening virtually tomorrow and offers a variety of opportunities for many citizens to expand their education. Let's give you the details on how you can benefit, Assistant Public Affairs Officer Rose Rodgers joins us now.

The countdown to the THA Elections continue...Trevor James the a Progressive Democratic Patriots Candidate Scarborough / Mt. Grace joins us now, good morning.

Ro'dey The Entertainer has been signed will star in a new LA Comedy TV series "House Out of Order". He was hand-picked by the Executive Producer Bentley Kyle Evans, who is responsible 'Love That Girl 'starring Tatiana Ali, ' Martin ' starring Martin Lawrence and The Jaime Foxx Show just to name a few. Rodell Cumberbatch joined us.


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