Unknown to many, construction has continued apace during the pandemic on a lookout in the mountain village of Paramin on Trinidad’s Northern Range. As you can see from this video captured last week by Express Chief Photographer Dexter Philip, the visitor will have a 360 view of the island, including the Caribbean Sea, to the Gulf of Paria, the Maraval Valley, the quaint village, and the breath-taking sunsets.

There is debate over whether the area should have remained untouched by human hands. Others believe it will be a needed tourist magnet as the country pivots to other sources of income.


Faced with persistent insin­uations from Opposition Mem­bers in Parliament yesterday that he got a Pfizer jab from the 80 vials sent from the US, Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley went on the offensive and suggested that Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar had contracted Covid-19 at some stage. 

THE State’s flagship energy company, the National Gas Company (NGC), registered an after-tax loss of $2.1 billion for its 2020 financial year, which ended on December 31, 2020. 

The public is again being advised to be careful about using herbal remedies to treat Covid-19, as it can cause more harm than good in certain instances. 

The Gambling (Gaming and Betting) Control Bill, 2021 was passed in the House of Representatives yesterday.

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