Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar’s Statement in Parliament

The following is the statement by Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar at Friday’s first sitting of the fourth session of the tenth Parliament. Mr. Speaker, On behalf of the Government, I thank you for the opportunity to address this Honourable House, at this, the start of...
Posted On 02 Aug 2013
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PM’s speech at UNC bye-election Rally in Felicity, Saturday 27th July, 2013

The last few weeks have been one of the eventful periods in my political career, a career that has spanned two score plus eight – twenty eight (28) years. I had the opportunity over the recent three weeks, as Political Leader, – responding to the demands of the...
Posted On 27 Jul 2013
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PM’s Speaking Notes at MNF July 15th 2013

Good evening. My colleagues on the Head Table. Members of Cabinet, Members of Parliament, supporters, friends, members of the media. Thank you for coming out this evening to support your party. You know, I have had the most wonderful experience over the past several days. I have...
Posted On 16 Jul 2013
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PM’s Speaking Notes at Chaguanas West bye-election rally

Thank you for coming out in such large numbers tonight. Tonight we begin a campaign that was thrust on us unexpectedly … so we had to be ready.   Are you ready? Are you ready to stand up for the United National Congress? Are you ready to secure Chaguanas West’s place in the...
Posted On 29 Jun 2013
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PM Kamla Speech at UNC Monday Night Forum Felicity

THE HON. KAMLA PERSAD BISSESSAR, SC PRIME MINISTER & POLITICAL LEADER OF THE UNC   MONDAY NIGHT FORUM, FELICITY June 17th 2013   1. INTRODUCTION Thank you… thank you my friends. It’s always a joy to be among you … and when I see the faces in the crowd I always say...
Posted On 18 Jun 2013
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PM Speech at the Opening of the Caribbean Investment Forum 2013

ADDRESS BY: The Honourable Kamla Persad-Bissessar, S.C., MP Prime Minister of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago At the Opening of the Caribbean Investment Forum 2013 Monday 10th June 2013  (Check against delivery)   Senator the Honorable Vasant Bharath, Minister of Trade,...
Posted On 10 Jun 2013
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Speaking notes for PM Kamla Persad-Bissessar at Press Conference with President Xi Jinping

Good afternoon .. and welcome. Today has been an historic day for us in Trinidad and Tobago since it marks the first time we have had the honour of hosting a President of the People’s Republic of China on a state visit.
Posted On 01 Jun 2013
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PM Kamla speech at the US Vice President–CARICOM Multilateral Meeting

The Honourable Kamla Persad- Bissessar on the issue of Regional Security at the US Vice President–CARICOM Multilateral Meeting, 28th May 2013
Posted On 29 May 2013
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PM: Foreign or local “I don’t care, investigate it”

“Now they are saying bring somebody from abroad, bring somebody from anywhere. I have no problem with who is brought in, who is not brought in. Just investigate it! I do not care, investigate it. From outside, from inside, investigate. Integrity Commission, Police. ” Prime...
Posted On 27 May 2013
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PM Kamla Speech at UNC MNF, Tunapuna

HON. KAMLA PERSAD-BISSESSAR, SC, MP MNF: TUNAPUNA HINDU SCHOOL – 13 MAY 2013 (Check against delivery)    Thank YOU St Augustine. Thank you Tunapuna. Thank you Trinidad and Tobago. It’s so good to be home and amongst family. I am happy to be here with you my partners!...
Posted On 14 May 2013
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