Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Imbert: Listen to the cries of the ordinary man *


Finance Minister Colm Imbert says Trinidad and Tobago will become a poorer country, in terms of what poor people can afford, and the cost of living will increase if there is a substantial depreciation of the TT dollar.

“It is easy for people who are well off to say depreciate the dollar. It's easy to say that when you're earning $100,000 a month, but when you're earning $5,000 a month, every dollar counts,” he said.

 

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