The Business Corner
The Director of the International Labour Organization’s Decent Work Team and Office for the Caribbean, Claudia Coenjaerts, discusses the 100 year-old United Nations agency’s latest reports, which call for worker guarantees, and the closing of skills-education gaps brought on by rapid technological changes.
Phil Taylor, the man behind the Caribbean Urban Music conference (that brings American record industry professionals to Trinidad), and recording/production executive, Simeon Sandiford, part of the team behind Caziq, the 1st streaming service for regional music, discuss their initiatives to bring more structure to the local music industry.
We wrap up with business partnerships, in the fields of agro-processing and ICT, with Rebecca Cobham of Rn’J Farms, and from the consultancy, Prudential Computer Services, Aubrey Mendonca and James Vailloo
He spoke to the Regional President of BP Claire Fitzpatrick, the Vice-President and Country Chair of Shell Derek Hudson, the President of the National Gas Company Mark Loquan, as well as the Group Chief Executive of First Citizens Karen Darbasie, also the President of BHP Trinidad Vincent Pereira, and Darryl White, the Chief Executive Officer of RBC Financial Caribbean.