Funeral rights for Covid-19

With Nine cases of COVID-19 recorded in T&T, the reality of the pandemic may lie in the question already being posed- how will we dispose of our dead? Urvashi Tiwari Roopnarine tells us more.

San Juan Business Association

A couple days ago Prime Minister Dr. Keith Rowley announced a number of initiatives to assist the business community in the wake of COVID-19. Government said their aim is High liquidity, low interest rates. The Government asked the business community not to reduce labour force because of virus and have promised to pay VAT refunds to businesses to keep jobs.

Corona virus update- Couva Chamber

We were joined on the telephone by Ramchand Rajbal Maraj, President of the Couva Point Lisas Chamber of Commerce to share his thoughts.

Corona virus update- Fyzabad Chamber

Clint Arjoon the President of the Fyzabad Chamber of Commerce joined us via the telephone, to tell us what measures are being implemented by his members.


Tobago has recorded its 3rd positive COVID-19 case, that of a 69 year old man, with no travel history, seen by a private doctor and sent with a referral for further management.

President of the Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee Brian Lewis believed the date was not particularly ideal but he felt it was necessary.

For the past few weeks COVID-19 cases coming into the healthcare system have been attached to a travel history as well as primary and secondary contact.