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Budget 2019/2020 Presentation

By: Richard Charan

Monday October 7, 2019

As the countdown to Monday's budget day presentation by Finance Minister Colm Imbert intensifies, stay tuned to the Trinidad Express for real time updates during Budget presenation 2019/2020.



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We need to get our act together.

That was the rallying call to calypso practitioners and administrators from newly-­crowned National Calypso Monarch Terri Lyons.

Terri Lyons is the 2020 National Calypso Monarch of Trinidad and Tobago.

Lyons, 37, was a clear winner with two unbeatable performances of her songs, “Obeah” and “Meghan My Dear”, at the Trinbago Unified Calypsonians Organisation (Tuco)-organised competition on Thursday evening at the Queen’s Park Savannah, Port of Spain.

IT seemed like the Karukera One Love Music Festival could not escape controversy as the Carnival event, which was scheduled to start at 1 p.m. at Maracas Bay, got off to a late start yesterday.

ELEVEN-TIME Panorama champion Desperadoes Steel Orchestra is getting a new home.

The band moved from the hills of Laventille to downtown Port of Spain in 2015 because of space and crime concerns.

POLICE officers intervened yesterday when a party vessel left the Port of Spain harbour for a fete at sea with more passengers than it was certified to carry.

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