September, 2007

CJ impeachment tribunal hearing ends

A tribunal hearing into whether Trinidad and Tobago Chief Justice Satnarine Sharma should be removed from office has ended after two weeks of hearing and without three key witnesses.

First-world wages may stop brain drain

One of the world’s richest men who live in the Caribbean, Sir Allen Stanford, is suggesting that if Caribbean countries were to increase its pay, fewer professionals would leave for “greener” pastures.

Climate change money not reaching SIDS

Though funds are available to finance programmes in the countries in which the world stands to lose the most due to climate change, the money is not filtering down where it is most needed, Antigua and Barbuda has told a UN environment conference.