The year 2018 will be a “tipping point'' year for Trinidad and Tobago.
If we can survive it economically and socially, a serious hurdle will have been crossed.
If we cannot survive, the consequences are too dire to mention.
The current Government has tried to find a very shaky middle road between the drastic recommendations of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and local requirements.
However, all signs are that 2018 will be a very, very difficult year.