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Anthony Wilson

Thursday, May 25, 2017
The commentaries in this space last week and the week before achieved their aim in starting a national dialogue about the standard of living in this country and the extent to which government's i
Thursday, May 18, 2017
Last week, I argued that administrations in the 15 years between 2000 and 2015 distributed a significant amount of wealth to the population, which contributed to a huge rise in the average standard of
Thursday, May 11, 2017
In the last few weeks, I have intervened in several discussions in which people have complained about the excessive burden of taxation that the current administration has imposed on the population, as
Thursday, May 4, 2017
On February 5, 2004, there was a commentary in this space headlined, Blessed are our billionaires, which is appropriate to reference given the passing of Dr Anthony N Sabga on Wednesday morning.
Thursday, April 27, 2017
On Sunday, I wrote an email to disclosure activist, commentator and property valuator Afra Raymond taking issue with some comments he made in Sunday Guardian and on CNC3 News on Saturday night that it
Thursday, April 20, 2017
The Government has taken a policy decision that the state-owned National Gas Company should be the aggregator of natural gas in T&T, meaning NGC would buy the gas output of upstream producers and
Thursday, April 20, 2017
For the month of April, the two stories referenced in the headline of this commentary have dominated the news cycle in T&T, with both of them generating a great deal of hand-wringing on social med
Thursday, April 13, 2017
Ideally, the mid-year budget review should provide the population of T&T, and its other stakeholders, with a clear sense of how the Minister of Finance is progressing in meeting the goals and targ
Thursday, April 13, 2017
After years of increasing its loan portfolio with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the current administration took a decision last year to reduce its exposure to the Washington DC-based inst
Thursday, April 6, 2017
It may sound strange in a country in which tax avoidance and evasion has become an entrenched part of the culture, but I am actually looking forward to paying my first property tax bill.