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Entries in Afra Raymond (9)

Monday
Sep072015

Afra Raymond: 'They have to function as public servants' (with video)

Here's a five-minute clip from Afra Raymond, the fearless anti-graft campaigner from Trinidad & Tobago.

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Wednesday
Aug122015

T&T minister appeals FOIA ruling, Afra Raymond vows to fight on

T&T Finance Minister Larry HowaiTrinidad and Tobago's minister of finance said this week he'll appeal a high court order requiring him to publish details about the bailout of a private company that might have cost taxpayers up to $25 billion.

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Monday
Aug102015

Afra Raymond wins landmark transparency ruling in Trinidad and Tobago

Afra Raymond (Image courtesy of afraraymond.com)The high court of Trinidad and Tobago ruled that the minister of finance must publish details about the CL Financial bailout pursuant to a request under the Freedom of Information Act.

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Monday
Aug042014

Trinidad & Tobago court strikes historic blow for transparency

There was news of an important Trinidad & Tobago High Court decision from Afra Raymond -- an anti-corruption activist from T&T and the author of the popular Thinking Man's Weblog.

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Monday
Mar172014

Towards a Corruption-Free Caribbean: Ethics, Values, and Morality

The University College of the Cayman Islands (UCCI) is hosting the 2014 Caribbean Conference -- Towards a Corruption-Free Caribbean: Ethics, Values, Trust and Morality -- on March 19-21, 2014.

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Tuesday
Feb042014

Bailout of CL Financial heads into sixth year

Trinidad & Tobago's bailout five years ago of the Caribbean's largest conglomerate, CL Financial, cost the country between 10 and 13 percent of GDP, according to Afra Raymond.

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Monday
Jun242013

T&T ambassador to Canada worked for SNC-Lavalin

Philip Buxo, Trinidad & Tobago's High Commissioner to Canada, was an executive of SNC-Lavalin before his diplomatic appointmentOver the weekend, Radhica Sookraj of the Trinidad and Tobago Guardian reported that Trinidad and Tobago's High Commissioner to Canada (equivalent to the ambassador) was an executive for SNC-Lavalin until his diplomatic appoitnment in 2010.

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Friday
Jun212013

Trinidad and Tobago, SNC-Lavalin ties questioned in report

A story in Thursday's Trinidad and Tobago Guardian by reporter Radhica Sookraj said the contract for a planned state-of-the-art hospital and rehabilitation center has been awarded to Canada's scandal-plagued SNC-Lavalin.

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Friday
May102013

'Discard the myth that corruption isn't a crime'

Afra Raymond is an anti-corruption activist from Trinidad and Tobago.

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