Trinidad & Tobago

How EU and US Economic Policies spell bitter end for Caribbean Sugar

This article was originally posted by the Council on Hemispheric Affairs on June 24, 2005. We thought you may be interested in reading it. Notice how the Caribbean nations have been affected by this and add it in to what we’ve been saying all along that things are all part of a larger goal. CALLOUSNESS REDEFINED: HOW EU AND U.S. ECONOMIC POLICIES SPELL A BITTER END FOR THE CARIBBEAN’S SUGAR INDUSTRY Yesterday, the European Union’s (EU) agriculture commissioner, Mariann Fischer Boel, revealed the specific provisions of the plan originally proposed last July to cut the preferential price the EU pays […]

Belize vs Jamaica vs Trinidad and Tobago

Country Belize Jamaica Trinidad and Tobago Flag     Key Facts Type of Government Parliamentary Democracy Commonwealth Constitutional Constitutional Monarchy Parliamentary Democracy Parliamentary Democracy Republic UN Member YES YES YES Legislative Details Legislature Size 31 seats 81 seats 67 seats Last Legislative Election 2012 2011 2010 Ceremonial Monarch Queen Elizabeth II – – Figure Head President – – Anthony Carmona Leaders Chief Executive Dean Oliver Barrow Portia Simpson-Miller Anthony Carmona Chief Executive Type Prime Minister Prime Minister President Term Length 5 years 5 years 5 years Second Chief Executive Gaspar Vega Kenneth Baugh, Dr. Kamla Persad-Bissessar Second Chief Executive Type […]