Sunday, October 30, 2016

Trinidad and Tobago To Declare Carib Public Holiday Next Year

Sources: Trinidad and Tobago Government Portal (Port of Spain) and Trinidad and Tobago bank holidays and public holidays ( The Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago, Keith Rowley, has announced that the First Peoples of Trinidad and Tobago will be given a one-off national non-working public holiday in Trinidad and Tobago, in 2017, in recognition of their contribution to Trinidad and Tobago, thus partially meeting a long-standing request for a public holiday for the Trinidad and Tobago Caribs, aka. First Peoples. [full story]