With most of the lockdown to deal with the co’vid-19 pandemic eased, the chairman of the Tobago division
of the Trinidad+Tobago Chamber of industry and Commerce, Diane Hadad, says the private sector, supported by
financial institutions and government must re-design the nation’s economy.
We meet Neil Beekie, a Trinidadian who used his energy sector background to set up OperAid, and develop
a ‘digital workflows’ system that attracted attention from the global oil and gas industry, and Silicon Valley.
Then, financial and investment consultant, Ian Narine, suggests, that with the likely long-term impact of
co’vid 19 on personal and household income, people take disciplined decisions to make any future earnings count.