I am really at a loss to understand what is going on with respect to Caribbean integration and the likely costs and benefits to Trinidad and Tobago of the various initiatives. First we have the publication of the Trinidad and Tobago-Eastern Caribbean States Integration Task Force report (chaired by Vaughn Lewis a former prime minister of St Lucia and a UWI professor). This document, for those interested, can be found on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs website: www.foreign.gov.tt.
Then there was the address to Parliament by Prime Minister Patrick Manning in which he introduced... continue reading
July 8th, 2009