Imbert apologises for ‘riot’ comment

In the wake of Donald Trump’s win in the US election, it is nice to know that I still live in a country where a leader can humble himself before the people. Having come under fire for comments made at last week’s IMF conference, Finance Minister Colm Imbert, has issued an apology to the public. […]

Trinidad & Tobago – A Tropical Fruit Paradise

We have been encouraged by dieticians to have at least four to five servings of fruit per day. Living in Trinidad however, makes this an easy feat as we are surrounded by a number of tropical fruits. While we have easy access to fruits such as peaches, pears, apples and grapes to name a few, […]

The Origin Of Food In The Culturally Diverse Trinidad & Tobago

As a result, our cuisine has been greatly influenced by the Amerindians, Africans, Indians, Europeans and the Chinese. In recent years, there has been a surge in foods originated in the Syrian and Lebanese community. Cuisine in Trinidad and Tobago is therefore ethnically marked. Here is a little background behind a few of our major […]