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Merry Christmas: be safe

Written by Tuesday, 16 December 2014 21:37

AFTER 2,015 years, the power of the executed Jesus Christ's birthday, celebrated by Western Christian churches, still resonates with unbelievable power.

We are suffering in silence with ChikV

Written by Tuesday, 16 December 2014 21:35

THE EDITOR: We are now in our sixth and eighth weeks of the deadly chikungunya (CHIKV) and we are suffering more than in our first week!

Let’s go back to school and teach proper road safety

Written by Tuesday, 16 December 2014 21:33

THE EDITOR: Many citizens who are in their fifties can recall when the police used to go to schools and teach the pupils proper road safety which proved to be very successful.

2015 Awards

Written by Tuesday, 16 December 2014 21:32

AT this time of the year, it has always been tradition for this column to give honourable mention to a chosen lot who have made their mark during the year. This year, 2014, we will return to our achievers for the year.

EVERY day we make decisions. The decisions we make, or fail to make, give us the life we experience.

Why the waves go ‘swash’

Written by Tuesday, 16 December 2014 21:28

WHAT do you think of when you hear the word “swash”? If you said that it sounds like the sound a wave makes then you would be correct.

Attitude and mind-set matter

Written by Tuesday, 16 December 2014 21:25

ARE you an optimist, a cynic, a pessimist, a sceptic or just apathetic to life in general?

AS we enjoy the season of Christmas and partake in various dinner events, it is prudent to pay attention to what we eat, how we eat  and when we eat.

How we guzzle gas?

Written by Sunday, 14 December 2014 00:47

GLOBALLY, oil prices are falling. While this might be a good thing for gas guzzling consumers, as an oil producing nation, this requires us to make a major shift in our thinking about our own consumption of this limited resource, especially as it accounts for a sizeable portion of our GDP and budget. 

Time to present us with a ‘real’ budget

Written by Sunday, 14 December 2014 00:46

DEAR EDITOR:

I have been wondering at the recent tendency of “gallerying” and bantering in the Parliament, moreso during the presentation of national budgets. After all, a budget is serious business!

A gift of drugs?

Written by Sunday, 14 December 2014 00:45

DEAR EDITOR:

WITH all due respect, I know that money would be better spent on buying much-needed drugs, of which there is a chronic shortage in the public pharmacies.

Let teachers be part of principals’ assessments

Written by Sunday, 14 December 2014 00:44

DEAR EDITOR:

THE idea of principals having limited powers of disciplining errant teachers as part of their job description is a step in the right direction.

Welfare jobs and the Tobago economy

Written by Sunday, 14 December 2014 00:44

Chief Secretary Orville London and Trade Minister Vasant Bharath are from different parties which both exercise political power.

Positioning Tobago for tourism – again.

Written by Sunday, 14 December 2014 00:43

LISTENING to the message coming out of the House of Assembly and taking in the vibe within the general community, the signs are that Tobago is finally coming to terms with the fact that it needs to contribute to its lavish lifestyle.

A glance beneath the surface

Written by Sunday, 14 December 2014 00:42

The Tobago Forwards has been launched, and congratulations are in order. Does this mean that I made the wrong call given my recent pronouncements?

Virgin disruption in the Cruise Industry

Written by Sunday, 14 December 2014 00:33

The recent news that Sir Richard Branson, the maverick businessman of Virgin Group is launching a cruise line may be a concern to many established cruise lines.

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