Sunday, February 18, 2018

PM commits to solving air and seabridge woes*

KEY ISSUES: Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley greets Diane Hadad, chairman of the Inter-island Committee of the Tobago Chamber, following his meeting yesterday to discuss issues impacting business in Tobago at the Magdalena Grand Beach Resort, Tobago. —Photo courtesy The Office of the Prime Minister


Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley yesterday pledged renewed commitment to solving this country's airbridge and seabridge woes.

The Prime Minister was speaking following a four-hour meeting which he led with Cabinet members, the Tobago chamber and other Tobago stakeholders yesterday, at the Magdalena Grand Beach Resort, aimed at reviving Tobago's economy.

Rowley said he is fully aware of a number of Tobago businesses folding.

“They tell us that they have been hit hard and we believe, by the unreliability of the connection to Trinidad. We are going to fix that,” he said.


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