Stakeholders Meeting on Cargo Ferry issue
Minister of Works and Transportation Rohan Sinanan, second from left, listens as businessman Claude Benoit, right makes a point during an informal discussion. Also in photo, are president of the Tobago Division of the T&T Chamber of Industry and Commerce Demi-John Cruickshank, left, and president of the Tobago Hoteliers and Tourism Association (THTA) Chris James.
Chief Secretary Kelvin Charles, right, response to a query. Also in photo is Minister of Works and Transport Rohan Sinanan.
Diane Hadad, right, former president of the Tobago Division of the T&T Chamber of Industry and Commerce, makes a point during the stakeholder discussions. To her left is the current Tobago Division president, Demi-John Cruickshank.
A stakeholders meeting was held on Wednesday (April 5, 2017) at the Mt. Irvine Bay Resort to discuss the impending departure of the Super Fast Galicia cargo ferry from the inter-island route, and to provide a forum for stakeholders, including the business community to provide suggestions and receive feedback. Chief Secretary Kelvin Charles and Minister of Works and Transport Rohan Sinanan attended the meeting, along with other representatives from the Tobago House of the Assembly and the Ministry of Works and Transport, THA Minority Leader Watson Duke, and representatives of the Tobago Division of the Trinidad and Tobago Chamber of Industry and Commerce.