T&T central bank marks 40th anniversary

Trinidad and Tobago's central bank marked its 40th anniversary on Friday 11 June by reflecting on a problem that could lay low prospects for Caribbean development.

Sir George Alleyne, who is United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan's Special Envoy for HIV/AIDS in the Caribbean, was set to be the guest speaker Friday evening for the 18th Dr Eric Williams Memorial Lecture hosted annually by the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago.

Earlier in the day, in cooperation with the International Monet