Moving from recovery to growth in Trinidad & Tobago

Published in CONTACT Magazine The domestic landscape The local economy appears to be in a state of modest recovery. In his mid-year review, the Minister of Finance indicated that the…

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The future of work

How anxious should people be for their jobs as technology advances? Will new, intelligent machines take the place of human labour? WORDS By: CAROLINA GONZALEZ-VELOSA Labour Markets Specialist, InterAmerican Development…

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What’s next for Trinidad & Tobago?

As the world races into a digital age, what shocks should Trinidad and Tobago be preparing itself for? WORDS By: Atiba phillips Lead Consultant and ICT for Development Strategist, INFOCOMM…

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Starting small with digital

Nicholas Maxwell and Andy Berahazar talked to Niran Beharry of Proteus Technologies Limited Published in CONTACT Magazine Nicholas Maxwell Owner and creative director, BigShinyPixel I used to do animation design,…

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Castara: the village that markets itself

Tobago’s tourism industry has been in the doldrums, but one west coast village is bucking the trend with a lively trade in visitors. What has it been doing right? WORDS…

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Who’s afraid of digital in T&T?

Interviews by Anil Ramnanan, Director, Trinidad and Tobago Computer Society Published in CONTACT Magazine Excellent Stores Excellent Stores Limited has six retail branches and a wholesale department. It celebrates its…

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Digital 101

It’s all very well to be told to “go digital”, but what about the mechanics of it, the costs and methods and pitfalls? Contact asked technology journalist Mark Lyndersay to…

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Barbados Food & Rum Festival 2018 focuses on local chefs and mixologists

It was a swanky and sumptuous affair at Hugo’s restaurant last Thursday as the Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc (BTMI) announced the details of the 2018 Barbados Food & Rum Festival…

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WATCH THIS launched for ICC Women’s World T20 2018

Hundreds party in the streets as the Caribbean region prepares for its first major ICC event since 2010 20-foot giant cricket bats to showcase tournament details in host countries The first-ever…

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Caribbean Beat issue 151 takes a walk down the aisle this May/June 2018

And it’s May! On the cover of our May/June 2018 issue of Caribbean Beat (#151), we commemorate Indian Arrival Day across the region: Guyana (5 May), Trinidad and Tobago (30…

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