July 16, 2009

Economic union and PM Gonsalves

AS THE communique has confirmed, the just-concluded 30th Heads of Government Conference in Guyana had nothing to say about the much-discussed issue of a proposed economic union involving the independent countries of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) and Trinidad and Tobago.

But I happen to know that this subject, one of current concern to many in this country over the lack of public consultation, was discussed, on the initiative of Prime Minister Patrick Manning, at a caucus session during the three-day Caricom summit. Read full article

July 15th, 2009

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