Imbert On Sandals Matter
While Prime Minister Dr. Keith Rowley has promised to address the Sandals Resorts pullout today, Finance Minister Colm Imbert says he won't have much to say on the topic because the project fell primarily under the Office of the Prime Minister.
There is a lot to discuss in the political landscape, former Planning Minister and Caroni Central Member of Parliament Dr. Bhoe Tewarie joins us on set.
Oil & Grass Economy Part Two
As we continue to examine Jamaica's medicinal cannabis industry, in the second part of the Oil and Grass Economy, reporter Joshua Seemungal will take you to Montego Bay.
The Caribbean Festival of Arts CARIFESTA will be held in T&T this year from August 15th. Auditions are ongoing for a Talent Search and Casting Call that is open to all CARICOM nationals or member of the Caribbean diaspora. The next audition takes place on Saturday at the NAPA, then they're off to SAPA on January 26th and following that, at Shaw Park on February 2nd. Auditions begin at 9 am on both days, you can visit their www.carifesta.net and on set to give more details is Marlon De. Bique, CARIFESTA Secretariat.
It's that time again, Bocas Lit Fest is coming up which also means, it's time for auditions for the National Poetry Slam Competition. It's the closing event of annual national literary festival which gets underway from May 1st. The event has generated a lot of interest over the years, showcasing the talent of our young people.
Auditions begin this Sunday at Kaiso Blues cafe, it is open to the public, you pay $50. at the door and we are joined by Atiya Douglas Chief Operations Officer (Ag) 2 Cents Movement, Yvan Mendoza- Founder/host, True Talk No Lie and Emmanuel Villafana Spoken word poet 2018 FCNPS semi-finalist.
He maybe young but, his career is already an impressive one. From his days of the Soca Star competition to now, performing in events in and outside of T&T, Erphaan Alves is part of a generation that wants to take T&T's culture further.
He is hosting yet another edition of the "Culture Unplugged' event, this Sunday at Vas Lounge from 8 pm. Proceeds of the event will also go to a charitable cause and the theme of this year's event "Lineage of Legends".