Noel Garcia appointed as HDC Chairman again

The new board for the Housing Development Corporation (HDC) has been fully constituted, with Noel Garcia being appointed as Chairman.

Mr Garcia received his Instrument of Appointment as Chairman from Minister of Housing and Urban Development, Major General (Ret’d) Edmund Dillon, last Friday 10 January, 2020.

Other members of the Board include: Mr. Kurt Winston Salandy, Mr. Keston McQuilkin, Dr. Jeffrey Reyes and Mrs. Saira Samlal-Ramlogan.

Too much red tape made flooding crisis worse

A call is being made to remove every strip of red tape when executing emergency services during a national crisis.

It comes from chairman of the Penal / Debe Regional Corporation, Dr Allen Sammy, as he slammed state agencies for their delay in assisting the thousands affected by recent flooding in parts of south Trinidad.

Unprecedented flooding in the Penal / Debe Regional Corporation has left thousands counting their losses.

Angostura appoint independent committee to investigate sexual harassment allegations against chairman

The Board of Directors of Angostura Holdings has met on allegations of sexual harassment involving its chairman.

A statement from the company says that the Chairman, Dr. Rolph Balgobin was not present at the meeting.

It says that at the meeting, the Board unanimously resolved that a committee of three independent persons will be appointed to carry out an impartial investigation into the allegations made by the
anonymous whistleblower.