World Children’s Day

“There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.” —Nelson Mandela On World Children’s Day, we celebrate our children and promote their right to lead happy, healthy and fulfilling lives. The most enjoyable and...

Message for Divali 2020

Fellow citizens, members of the Hindu community today celebrate Divali, the festival of lights. After weeks of fasting and preparation, believers will joyously welcome the arrival of Sri Lakshmi into their homes and receive her blessings of wealth and prosperity....

Presentation of Credentials: Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China

His Excellency Qiu Fang, Ambassador of the People's Republic of China to the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago presented his credentials to Her Excellency Paula-Mae Weekes, O.R.T.T., on Tuesday November 10 at President’s House.       Ambassador Fang was...

Courtesy call: His Excellency Rodolfo Sabonge, Secretary General of the Association of Caribbean States

His Excellency Rodolfo Sabonge, incoming Secretary General of the Association of Caribbean States (ACS) paid a courtesy call on Her Excellency Paula-Mae Weekes at President’s House on Tuesday November 10, 2020. The ACS is a product of the desire of the 35 Contracting...

Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremony

Though scaled down due to COVID-19 restrictions, last Sunday's Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremony was no less solemn. Her Excellency Paula-Mae Weekes O.R.T.T., President of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago laid a wreath at the base of the majestic Cenotaph in...