Randall Mitchell

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Randall Mitchell said : “Singing Sandra was true to her word and as we mourn her passing, the citizens of Trinidad and Tobago in general, and the cultural fraternity, in particular, will always be thankful for her contribution which has made us a richer nation,” External link

trinidadexpress Thursday, January 28, 2021 6:09:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “Long before the ‘Time’s Up’ and the ‘Me Too’ movements took root, Singing Sandra embraced the women’s movement and provided our women with the rallying call to ‘die with their dignity’,” “Singing Sandra was true to her word and as we mourn her passing, the citizens of Trinidad and Tobago in general, and the cultural fraternity, in particular, will always be thankful for her contribution which has made us a richer nation,” External link

cnc3 Thursday, January 28, 2021 5:36:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said ( about Florida Caribbean Cruise Association ) : “We’re excited our destination is once again on the itinerary of Royal Caribbean International. These itineraries are planned years in advance. Both our islands are beautiful, warm and welcoming with a few undiscovered gems along the way. Now, passengers using Royal Caribbean International will experience them once again, and we will prepare to heavily incorporate our distinct and rich culture in our offerings to distinguish our destination from our Caribbean neighbours,” “This development is certainly an encouraging one, and while it remains conditional on the re-opening of our borders and the decision to recommence receiving cruise ships, it shows continued interest in destinations Trinidad and Tobago,” External link

jamaica-gleaner Saturday, January 16, 2021 8:44:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said ( about Florida Caribbean Cruise Association ) : “We're excited our destination is once again on the itinerary of Royal Caribbean International. These itineraries are planned years in advance. Both our islands are beautiful, warm and welcoming with a few undiscovered gems along the way. Now, passengers using Royal Caribbean International will experience them once again, and we will prepare to heavily incorporate our distinct and rich culture in our offerings to distinguish our destination from our Caribbean neighbours,” “This development is certainly an encouraging one, and while it remains conditional on the re-opening of our borders and the decision to recommence receiving cruise ships, it shows continued interest in destinations Trinidad and Tobago,” External link

jamaicaobserver Saturday, January 16, 2021 5:32:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “I share the concern of the Commissioner. I’ve summoned a meeting of the chairmen and managers of these performing spaces and I have extended an invitation to the Commissioner to attend should he deem it fit,” External link

cnc3 Wednesday, January 13, 2021 3:57:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “Austin has contributed significantly to our culture and has served us well. His musical arrangements will remain with us. I thank him for his role in creating the proud and formidable Fonclaire Steel Band and for the sweet melodies he arranged over the past decades. San Fernando and Trinidad and Tobago will forever remain eternally grateful for his contribution,” External link

cnc3 Monday, December 21, 2020 6:23:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “We also continue to maintain and develop our sites and attractions in anticipation of receiving our international visitors when the borders reopen, as well as to cater to our local citizens exploring the islands of Trinidad and Tobago,” External link

jamaicaobserver Tuesday, December 1, 2020 1:38:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “In addition to our destination marketing, in terms of destination development, we are also seeking to improve airlift and presently we are in discussions with a couple of airlines who have expressed interest in flying to Tobago as well as Trinidad when the world moves to open up post COVID-19,” “We also continue to maintain and develop our sites and attractions in anticipation of receiving our international visitors when the borders reopen, as well as to cater to our local citizens exploring the islands of Trinidad and Tobago” External link

jamaica-gleaner Monday, November 30, 2020 10:21:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell told : “The Government recently laid in Parliament, the National Cultural Policy which will be supported by a Cabinet-approved National Cultural Recognition Policy… As Minister, I will be speaking more on this in the coming months and how it will impact cultural icons, legends and high performing artistes,” External link

cnc3 Saturday, November 7, 2020 10:36:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell added : “Amenities include rooftop restaurant, swimming pool, meeting room, gym and spa. We welcome this $38 million investment and the added quality room stock,” External link

trinidadexpress Saturday, October 24, 2020 3:45:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell explains ( about Airports Council International ) : “The Ministry has compiled health protocols and guidelines with inputs from the Ministry of Health, Tobago Tourism Agency Limited, Airports Authority of Trinidad and Tobago, Port Authority of Trinidad and Tobago and Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA),” External link

cnc3 Friday, October 23, 2020 5:41:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell added : “Approximately 150 stakeholders were trained by CARPHA, facilitated through Tourism Trinidad Limited on October 14th. They were given guidance on how to obtain their Health Assurance Stamp for Healthier Safer Tourism” External link

cnc3 Friday, October 23, 2020 5:41:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “Trinidad and Tobago must take the lead and provide the world with a benchmark to follow for how such a festival can still hold worldwide attention. It is imperative that whatever is envisaged takes into consideration our new normal, without flouting any of the health guidelines in place,” External link

trinidadexpress Sunday, October 4, 2020 4:27:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell says : “Our country is a historical and cultural melting pot and every race, creed and class has been either influenced by or contributed to the development of the art form,” External link

cnc3 Thursday, October 1, 2020 9:08:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell added : “Through calypsoes we pay tribute to our pioneers and the resilience of our people. Through calypsoes our creativity and wit take centre stage and provide an important platform from which to tell the story of Trinidad and Tobago’s journey through time. In the classroom of life in Trinidad and Tobago, the Calypsonians are certainly our teachers” External link

cnc3 Thursday, October 1, 2020 9:08:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “So yes, with the aim of generating economic activity, consideration will be given to having carnival celebrations later in the year. This would also assist in reviving and revitalising the creative sector and all the sectors that support this festival and its events,” External link

cnc3 Wednesday, September 30, 2020 7:30:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell explained : “Currently, we are engaging stakeholders to explore how Trinidad and Tobago can retain its time and space on the international Carnival calendar, to solidify this country’s position as the home of Carnival,” External link

cnc3 Wednesday, September 30, 2020 7:30:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell stated : “Trinidad and Tobago must take the lead and provide the world with a benchmark to follow for how such a festival can still hold worldwide attention. It is imperative that whatever is envisaged takes into consideration our new normal without flouting any of the health guidelines in place,” External link

trinidadexpress Wednesday, September 30, 2020 3:51:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell explains : “Currently, we are engaging engage stakeholders to explore how Trinidad and Tobago can retain its time and space on the international Carnival calendar, to solidify this country’s position as the home of Carnival,” External link

cnc3 Tuesday, September 29, 2020 9:29:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell stated : “Our nation, like most nations across the world, is searching for healing. Culture and the arts are time-tested agents of upliftment and we at the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and the Arts are determined to elevate our country’s morale with a celebratory journey through our artistic heritage,” External link

cnc3 Monday, September 7, 2020 4:57:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “During this period in our calendar, our country is draped in the national colours and nation-building songs fill our airwaves. We remember why our ancestors fought for our freedom; our right to have a unique voice in this world. There is no better time to host a month of patriotic musings,” External link

cnc3 Monday, September 7, 2020 4:57:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell states : “This move will provide a much-needed boost to the overall quality of hotel room stock in Trinidad and Tobago,” External link

cnc3 Friday, September 4, 2020 10:29:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell disclosed : “The TAUP incentive will be expanded and extended for a further three-year period from October 1, 2020 to September 30, 2023. In addition, an adequate amount will be allocated for the first year, 2020 – 2021,” External link

cnc3 Friday, September 4, 2020 10:29:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “I am convinced that these statistics will grow exponentially as online entertainment is already the new normal,” External link

repeatingislands Wednesday, September 2, 2020 2:48:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “The COVID-19 pandemic has forced us to push the reset button so we have to adapt to the new normal and we have to give our tourism stakeholders that advantage in order to adapt to the new normal,” External link

cnc3 Saturday, June 13, 2020 2:05:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell observed : “I was privileged to serve at the Ministry when these projects began,” “But more than that, the privilege is amplified, considering that some of these new units were planned and constructed here in San Fernando East. There is no greater happiness than to be part of the planning, development and now the distribution of housing, as MP for San Fernando East” External link

cnc3 Wednesday, June 3, 2020 1:24:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “They will put in there some serious safeguards to prevent people from buying a car or paying for their children’s tuition. You know we understand those things. We know of those experiences in the decades past,” External link

cnc3 Saturday, May 23, 2020 7:22:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell stated : “While we celebrate these small wins, we must now look forward to building on these achievements in 2020, as we continue to work with our valued industry partners and stakeholders, to further develop and enhance Trinidad’s tourism product,” External link

cnc3 Wednesday, February 19, 2020 5:46:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “Don’t be fooled by the UNC Propaganda, talking about they're working and putting on a yellow hard hat for pictures. We know them by their past deeds, it is the same old UNC from 2010 – 2015. Nothing has changed,” External link

cnc3 Wednesday, November 13, 2019 10:40:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “This is widely known and accepted as axiomatic in the world of international travel,” External link

newsday-tt Monday, February 4, 2019 7:19:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “The dedication of the Government remains. There will be renewed efforts to find initiatives to develop the tourism product in both Tobago and Trinidad,” External link

newsday-tt Thursday, January 17, 2019 9:33:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “This was the first such incident involving a cruise ship passenger in recent memory and is an occasion for pause and re-evaluation of the measures we put in place for the safe and enjoyable stay of our visitors” External link

tv6tnt Tuesday, January 1, 2019 12:49:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “Udecott found what they could have and by the time I left they were up to 2012. HDC has to go through a lot of records from NHA into HDC. A lot of payments were made manually so the auditors have to go and check every single document,” External link

newsday-tt Thursday, December 13, 2018 9:41:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “We must understand that the first problem was severe poverty. The Ministry of Housing made an intervention into this family's living conditions. We provided safe and affordable housing to improve the standard of living. We knew at that time that there would be challenges as their main problem was poverty” External link

trinidadexpress Thursday, January 19, 2017 7:00:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell told : “I did ‘steups'. I turned and I ‘steupsed',” External link

trinidadexpress Thursday, January 19, 2017 5:46:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “It’s not that we were going to put her in a house and leave her high and dry. We decided even before that through the HDC’s Social Services and Community Division to attach social workers to the family,” “She will have to learn to maintain a house, live in a community and maintain her family and officials from the division will help her along the way until she decides that she no longer needs that assistance,” External link

Triniad-guardian Friday, December 30, 2016 6:27:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “What I see there is a woman who is overcome by the challenges that she now faces and we need to still go out there and assist in overcoming her challenges,” External link

Triniad-guardian Friday, December 30, 2016 6:27:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell replied : “No, she didn’t. She was truly ecstatic but we did envisage that there would be some challenges” External link

Triniad-guardian Friday, December 30, 2016 6:27:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “We must understand that the first problem was severe poverty. The Ministry of Housing made an intervention into this family's living conditions. We provided safe and affordable housing to improve the standard of living. We knew at that time that there would be challenges as their main problem was poverty” External link

tv6tnt Thursday, December 29, 2016 10:14:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “I thought we should really do something about that, and what really moved me, and I’m sure a lot of others, notwithstanding all the trials faced by Chris and Neesha, they stuck together as a family and they stayed together,” External link

newsday-tt Sunday, December 25, 2016 9:10:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “We returned the approved ceiling from $45,000 to $25,000. In so doing, we ensured that we maintained our legislative mandate to provide for low and middle income earning families and not the high-income earners that the last administration attempted to cater for,” “Now, low to middle-income earning families will no longer be left behind. We made the affordable mortgage programmes offered by the T&T Mortgage Finance Company Limited (TTMF) even more affordable by revising the mortgage-financing regime,” External link

Triniad-guardian Sunday, December 18, 2016 6:50:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “The information I have is that as at June 2016 there were about 1,490 unoccupied units. Since then, we repaired about 500,” External link

Triniad-guardian Sunday, November 27, 2016 7:12:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said ( about Roodal Moonilal ) : “And since the announcement of the 1,000-home distribution drive for Christmas, the Opposition, specifically Dr (Roodal) Moonilal has criticised and condemned the initiative, saying it is simply an election ploy. However, if housing 1,000 families for Christmas is an election ploy, then we will be happily and merrily ploy all the way to Christmas Day...I am not sure how housing 1,000 families is a ploy. We are simply doing our jobs in a season where the spirit of family and goodwill to mankind is important and should be extended to all. So I will simply say to Dr Moonilal right now...just give me a chance, and allow me to do the work for the public of Trinidad and Tobago,” External link

trinidadexpress Sunday, November 27, 2016 6:03:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “I've instructed the corporation some months ago to review all its systems and procedures including but not limited to IT and telecommunications in an effort to achieve the greatest economy by reducing costs and increasing its operational efficiencies. We have so far done this. For example, in our key distribution ceremonies where we would have reduced the costs from close to 250,000 dollars per key distribution ceremony in 2015 to between 20-30 thousand dollars under my tenure. The money saved from eliminating waste will go towards the construction and/ or repair of new homes� in construction and refurbishment/ repair programmers” External link

trinidadexpress Thursday, November 24, 2016 11:10:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “So any entity was free to submit. We had an overwhelming response. We had one tender that was the Mt Hope tender and for that tender we had 12 bidders,” External link

Triniad-guardian Wednesday, November 23, 2016 8:46:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell added : “I am not sure of any other benefits as regards her terms of contract,” External link

Triniad-guardian Wednesday, November 23, 2016 8:46:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “He is attempting to distract from the profligate waste, corruption and mismanagement currently being discussed in the public domain,” External link

trinidadexpress Wednesday, November 23, 2016 7:03:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “It might mean that potential home owners may have to accept the units in a less than perfect condition and the HDC coming to treat with the issues later on, or the home owner accepting the unit in an as is, where is condition because we have a lot of vacant/vandalised units just sitting there for years with little money to repair them” External link

Triniad-guardian Monday, November 21, 2016 8:01:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “This is a major problem and we want people to make their payments. If people have suffered job loss we at HDC will be compassionate and understanding,” External link

Triniad-guardian Sunday, November 20, 2016 6:28:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell explained : “The HDC benefits when the LTO converts to mortgage and that is what we use to pay contractors and pay the homes,” External link

Triniad-guardian Sunday, November 20, 2016 6:28:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell explained : “When you convert to mortgages, those arrangements allow for a revenue stream to be made available to the HDC that allows it to invest into more developments for the benefit of the national community,” External link

newsday-tt Sunday, September 11, 2016 11:52:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell told : “You would have to ask the Prime Minister that,” External link

newsday-tt Sunday, September 11, 2016 8:04:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell told : “We have our Private Public Partnership model which we will be embarking on. The HDC can provide the financing to deal with the infrastructural work, and we will ask the contractors to come in and finance the building construction themselves. What we will do at the HDC, we will assess applicants and ensure that we have purchases for those homes,” External link

newsday-tt Thursday, September 8, 2016 12:52:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “The project is going to cost about $48 million. We don’t have the amount of money to finance the projects...we will be looking at the rent-to-own payments. Private partners will be embarking on HDC. We need to talk to the contractors. We are hoping to distribute about 1,400 keys before the end of the year. To date, we have had two sod-turning and four key distribution ceremonies...plan to get the 1,000 housing starts by December” External link

trinidadexpress Thursday, September 8, 2016 6:33:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “A quick glance shows that millions of dollars in properties would have been lost by the fire. We take solace in the coordinated effort by all of the services, T&TEC and the fire and police services. On my way here I saw lots of fire trucks going back and forth probably getting water to get the fire under control,” External link

newsday-tt Tuesday, August 9, 2016 8:20:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “According to the agreement, tenants are not allowed to assign or sublet their tenancies,” External link

Triniad-guardian Monday, August 1, 2016 6:35:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said ( about Patrick Manning ) : “It fell to me to announce to the national community that Mr Manning had indeed passed and I did that through the media. Obviously it was a very emotional time” External link

Triniad-guardian Wednesday, July 13, 2016 11:45:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “We continue to mourn the passing of Mr Manning. As you all are aware, a number of condolence books has been opened all over the country.� We here in San Fernando East we wanted to do our own condolence book. Mr Manning served San Fernando East for 44 years and we wanted family - the constituents of San Fernando East and to come and just record their memories of him” “Mr Manning to me, to sum it all up, Mr Manning was just a legend. He was a legend and an icon. We are here to record our own personal memories of Mr Manning. We want to keep this condolence book in our records as we remember him for decades to come” External link

trinidadexpress Monday, July 4, 2016 6:14:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell told ( about Patrick Manning ) : “We have lost a great leader, a great man and our thoughts are with the family of Mr Manning. I am very sad at his passing and we mourn his loss,” External link

newsday-tt Sunday, July 3, 2016 8:34:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell stated : “Mr Manning served the people of San Fernando East with great distinction for 45 years, and an honour befitting his life of great vision, aspirations and achievements that have propelled Trinidad and Tobago forward will be forthcoming,” External link

newsday-tt Sunday, July 3, 2016 8:34:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “Mr. Manning served the people of San Fernando East with great distinction for 45 years, and an honour befitting his life of great vision, aspirations and achievements that have propelled Trinidad and Tobago forward will be forthcoming,” External link

Triniad-guardian Saturday, July 2, 2016 7:01:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “I understand he is in good spirits and we wish him a speedy recovery. He is in our thoughts and prayers,” External link

newsday-tt Wednesday, June 29, 2016 8:12:00 AM EAT



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Randall Mitchell said : “Singing Sandra was true to her word and as we mourn her passing, the citizens of Trinidad and Tobago in general, and the cultural fraternity, in particular, will always be thankful for her contribution which has made us a richer nation,” External link

trinidadexpress Thursday, January 28, 2021 6:09:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “Long before the ‘Time’s Up’ and the ‘Me Too’ movements took root, Singing Sandra embraced the women’s movement and provided our women with the rallying call to ‘die with their dignity’,” “Singing Sandra was true to her word and as we mourn her passing, the citizens of Trinidad and Tobago in general, and the cultural fraternity, in particular, will always be thankful for her contribution which has made us a richer nation,” External link

cnc3 Thursday, January 28, 2021 5:36:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said ( about Florida Caribbean Cruise Association ) : “We’re excited our destination is once again on the itinerary of Royal Caribbean International. These itineraries are planned years in advance. Both our islands are beautiful, warm and welcoming with a few undiscovered gems along the way. Now, passengers using Royal Caribbean International will experience them once again, and we will prepare to heavily incorporate our distinct and rich culture in our offerings to distinguish our destination from our Caribbean neighbours,” “This development is certainly an encouraging one, and while it remains conditional on the re-opening of our borders and the decision to recommence receiving cruise ships, it shows continued interest in destinations Trinidad and Tobago,” External link

jamaica-gleaner Saturday, January 16, 2021 8:44:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said ( about Florida Caribbean Cruise Association ) : “We're excited our destination is once again on the itinerary of Royal Caribbean International. These itineraries are planned years in advance. Both our islands are beautiful, warm and welcoming with a few undiscovered gems along the way. Now, passengers using Royal Caribbean International will experience them once again, and we will prepare to heavily incorporate our distinct and rich culture in our offerings to distinguish our destination from our Caribbean neighbours,” “This development is certainly an encouraging one, and while it remains conditional on the re-opening of our borders and the decision to recommence receiving cruise ships, it shows continued interest in destinations Trinidad and Tobago,” External link

jamaicaobserver Saturday, January 16, 2021 5:32:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “I share the concern of the Commissioner. I’ve summoned a meeting of the chairmen and managers of these performing spaces and I have extended an invitation to the Commissioner to attend should he deem it fit,” External link

cnc3 Wednesday, January 13, 2021 3:57:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “Austin has contributed significantly to our culture and has served us well. His musical arrangements will remain with us. I thank him for his role in creating the proud and formidable Fonclaire Steel Band and for the sweet melodies he arranged over the past decades. San Fernando and Trinidad and Tobago will forever remain eternally grateful for his contribution,” External link

cnc3 Monday, December 21, 2020 6:23:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “We also continue to maintain and develop our sites and attractions in anticipation of receiving our international visitors when the borders reopen, as well as to cater to our local citizens exploring the islands of Trinidad and Tobago,” External link

jamaicaobserver Tuesday, December 1, 2020 1:38:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “In addition to our destination marketing, in terms of destination development, we are also seeking to improve airlift and presently we are in discussions with a couple of airlines who have expressed interest in flying to Tobago as well as Trinidad when the world moves to open up post COVID-19,” “We also continue to maintain and develop our sites and attractions in anticipation of receiving our international visitors when the borders reopen, as well as to cater to our local citizens exploring the islands of Trinidad and Tobago” External link

jamaica-gleaner Monday, November 30, 2020 10:21:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell told : “The Government recently laid in Parliament, the National Cultural Policy which will be supported by a Cabinet-approved National Cultural Recognition Policy… As Minister, I will be speaking more on this in the coming months and how it will impact cultural icons, legends and high performing artistes,” External link

cnc3 Saturday, November 7, 2020 10:36:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell added : “Amenities include rooftop restaurant, swimming pool, meeting room, gym and spa. We welcome this $38 million investment and the added quality room stock,” External link

trinidadexpress Saturday, October 24, 2020 3:45:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell explains ( about Airports Council International ) : “The Ministry has compiled health protocols and guidelines with inputs from the Ministry of Health, Tobago Tourism Agency Limited, Airports Authority of Trinidad and Tobago, Port Authority of Trinidad and Tobago and Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA),” External link

cnc3 Friday, October 23, 2020 5:41:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell added : “Approximately 150 stakeholders were trained by CARPHA, facilitated through Tourism Trinidad Limited on October 14th. They were given guidance on how to obtain their Health Assurance Stamp for Healthier Safer Tourism” External link

cnc3 Friday, October 23, 2020 5:41:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “Trinidad and Tobago must take the lead and provide the world with a benchmark to follow for how such a festival can still hold worldwide attention. It is imperative that whatever is envisaged takes into consideration our new normal, without flouting any of the health guidelines in place,” External link

trinidadexpress Sunday, October 4, 2020 4:27:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell says : “Our country is a historical and cultural melting pot and every race, creed and class has been either influenced by or contributed to the development of the art form,” External link

cnc3 Thursday, October 1, 2020 9:08:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell added : “Through calypsoes we pay tribute to our pioneers and the resilience of our people. Through calypsoes our creativity and wit take centre stage and provide an important platform from which to tell the story of Trinidad and Tobago’s journey through time. In the classroom of life in Trinidad and Tobago, the Calypsonians are certainly our teachers” External link

cnc3 Thursday, October 1, 2020 9:08:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “So yes, with the aim of generating economic activity, consideration will be given to having carnival celebrations later in the year. This would also assist in reviving and revitalising the creative sector and all the sectors that support this festival and its events,” External link

cnc3 Wednesday, September 30, 2020 7:30:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell explained : “Currently, we are engaging stakeholders to explore how Trinidad and Tobago can retain its time and space on the international Carnival calendar, to solidify this country’s position as the home of Carnival,” External link

cnc3 Wednesday, September 30, 2020 7:30:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell stated : “Trinidad and Tobago must take the lead and provide the world with a benchmark to follow for how such a festival can still hold worldwide attention. It is imperative that whatever is envisaged takes into consideration our new normal without flouting any of the health guidelines in place,” External link

trinidadexpress Wednesday, September 30, 2020 3:51:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell explains : “Currently, we are engaging engage stakeholders to explore how Trinidad and Tobago can retain its time and space on the international Carnival calendar, to solidify this country’s position as the home of Carnival,” External link

cnc3 Tuesday, September 29, 2020 9:29:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell stated : “Our nation, like most nations across the world, is searching for healing. Culture and the arts are time-tested agents of upliftment and we at the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and the Arts are determined to elevate our country’s morale with a celebratory journey through our artistic heritage,” External link

cnc3 Monday, September 7, 2020 4:57:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “During this period in our calendar, our country is draped in the national colours and nation-building songs fill our airwaves. We remember why our ancestors fought for our freedom; our right to have a unique voice in this world. There is no better time to host a month of patriotic musings,” External link

cnc3 Monday, September 7, 2020 4:57:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell states : “This move will provide a much-needed boost to the overall quality of hotel room stock in Trinidad and Tobago,” External link

cnc3 Friday, September 4, 2020 10:29:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell disclosed : “The TAUP incentive will be expanded and extended for a further three-year period from October 1, 2020 to September 30, 2023. In addition, an adequate amount will be allocated for the first year, 2020 – 2021,” External link

cnc3 Friday, September 4, 2020 10:29:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “I am convinced that these statistics will grow exponentially as online entertainment is already the new normal,” External link

repeatingislands Wednesday, September 2, 2020 2:48:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “The COVID-19 pandemic has forced us to push the reset button so we have to adapt to the new normal and we have to give our tourism stakeholders that advantage in order to adapt to the new normal,” External link

cnc3 Saturday, June 13, 2020 2:05:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell observed : “I was privileged to serve at the Ministry when these projects began,” “But more than that, the privilege is amplified, considering that some of these new units were planned and constructed here in San Fernando East. There is no greater happiness than to be part of the planning, development and now the distribution of housing, as MP for San Fernando East” External link

cnc3 Wednesday, June 3, 2020 1:24:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “They will put in there some serious safeguards to prevent people from buying a car or paying for their children’s tuition. You know we understand those things. We know of those experiences in the decades past,” External link

cnc3 Saturday, May 23, 2020 7:22:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell stated : “While we celebrate these small wins, we must now look forward to building on these achievements in 2020, as we continue to work with our valued industry partners and stakeholders, to further develop and enhance Trinidad’s tourism product,” External link

cnc3 Wednesday, February 19, 2020 5:46:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “Don’t be fooled by the UNC Propaganda, talking about they're working and putting on a yellow hard hat for pictures. We know them by their past deeds, it is the same old UNC from 2010 – 2015. Nothing has changed,” External link

cnc3 Wednesday, November 13, 2019 10:40:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “This is widely known and accepted as axiomatic in the world of international travel,” External link

newsday-tt Monday, February 4, 2019 7:19:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “The dedication of the Government remains. There will be renewed efforts to find initiatives to develop the tourism product in both Tobago and Trinidad,” External link

newsday-tt Thursday, January 17, 2019 9:33:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “This was the first such incident involving a cruise ship passenger in recent memory and is an occasion for pause and re-evaluation of the measures we put in place for the safe and enjoyable stay of our visitors” External link

tv6tnt Tuesday, January 1, 2019 12:49:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “Udecott found what they could have and by the time I left they were up to 2012. HDC has to go through a lot of records from NHA into HDC. A lot of payments were made manually so the auditors have to go and check every single document,” External link

newsday-tt Thursday, December 13, 2018 9:41:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “We must understand that the first problem was severe poverty. The Ministry of Housing made an intervention into this family's living conditions. We provided safe and affordable housing to improve the standard of living. We knew at that time that there would be challenges as their main problem was poverty” External link

trinidadexpress Thursday, January 19, 2017 7:00:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell told : “I did ‘steups'. I turned and I ‘steupsed',” External link

trinidadexpress Thursday, January 19, 2017 5:46:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “It’s not that we were going to put her in a house and leave her high and dry. We decided even before that through the HDC’s Social Services and Community Division to attach social workers to the family,” “She will have to learn to maintain a house, live in a community and maintain her family and officials from the division will help her along the way until she decides that she no longer needs that assistance,” External link

Triniad-guardian Friday, December 30, 2016 6:27:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “What I see there is a woman who is overcome by the challenges that she now faces and we need to still go out there and assist in overcoming her challenges,” External link

Triniad-guardian Friday, December 30, 2016 6:27:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell replied : “No, she didn’t. She was truly ecstatic but we did envisage that there would be some challenges” External link

Triniad-guardian Friday, December 30, 2016 6:27:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “We must understand that the first problem was severe poverty. The Ministry of Housing made an intervention into this family's living conditions. We provided safe and affordable housing to improve the standard of living. We knew at that time that there would be challenges as their main problem was poverty” External link

tv6tnt Thursday, December 29, 2016 10:14:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “I thought we should really do something about that, and what really moved me, and I’m sure a lot of others, notwithstanding all the trials faced by Chris and Neesha, they stuck together as a family and they stayed together,” External link

newsday-tt Sunday, December 25, 2016 9:10:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “We returned the approved ceiling from $45,000 to $25,000. In so doing, we ensured that we maintained our legislative mandate to provide for low and middle income earning families and not the high-income earners that the last administration attempted to cater for,” “Now, low to middle-income earning families will no longer be left behind. We made the affordable mortgage programmes offered by the T&T Mortgage Finance Company Limited (TTMF) even more affordable by revising the mortgage-financing regime,” External link

Triniad-guardian Sunday, December 18, 2016 6:50:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “The information I have is that as at June 2016 there were about 1,490 unoccupied units. Since then, we repaired about 500,” External link

Triniad-guardian Sunday, November 27, 2016 7:12:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said ( about Roodal Moonilal ) : “And since the announcement of the 1,000-home distribution drive for Christmas, the Opposition, specifically Dr (Roodal) Moonilal has criticised and condemned the initiative, saying it is simply an election ploy. However, if housing 1,000 families for Christmas is an election ploy, then we will be happily and merrily ploy all the way to Christmas Day...I am not sure how housing 1,000 families is a ploy. We are simply doing our jobs in a season where the spirit of family and goodwill to mankind is important and should be extended to all. So I will simply say to Dr Moonilal right now...just give me a chance, and allow me to do the work for the public of Trinidad and Tobago,” External link

trinidadexpress Sunday, November 27, 2016 6:03:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “I've instructed the corporation some months ago to review all its systems and procedures including but not limited to IT and telecommunications in an effort to achieve the greatest economy by reducing costs and increasing its operational efficiencies. We have so far done this. For example, in our key distribution ceremonies where we would have reduced the costs from close to 250,000 dollars per key distribution ceremony in 2015 to between 20-30 thousand dollars under my tenure. The money saved from eliminating waste will go towards the construction and/ or repair of new homes� in construction and refurbishment/ repair programmers” External link

trinidadexpress Thursday, November 24, 2016 11:10:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “So any entity was free to submit. We had an overwhelming response. We had one tender that was the Mt Hope tender and for that tender we had 12 bidders,” External link

Triniad-guardian Wednesday, November 23, 2016 8:46:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell added : “I am not sure of any other benefits as regards her terms of contract,” External link

Triniad-guardian Wednesday, November 23, 2016 8:46:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “He is attempting to distract from the profligate waste, corruption and mismanagement currently being discussed in the public domain,” External link

trinidadexpress Wednesday, November 23, 2016 7:03:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “It might mean that potential home owners may have to accept the units in a less than perfect condition and the HDC coming to treat with the issues later on, or the home owner accepting the unit in an as is, where is condition because we have a lot of vacant/vandalised units just sitting there for years with little money to repair them” External link

Triniad-guardian Monday, November 21, 2016 8:01:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “This is a major problem and we want people to make their payments. If people have suffered job loss we at HDC will be compassionate and understanding,” External link

Triniad-guardian Sunday, November 20, 2016 6:28:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell explained : “The HDC benefits when the LTO converts to mortgage and that is what we use to pay contractors and pay the homes,” External link

Triniad-guardian Sunday, November 20, 2016 6:28:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell explained : “When you convert to mortgages, those arrangements allow for a revenue stream to be made available to the HDC that allows it to invest into more developments for the benefit of the national community,” External link

newsday-tt Sunday, September 11, 2016 11:52:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell told : “You would have to ask the Prime Minister that,” External link

newsday-tt Sunday, September 11, 2016 8:04:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell told : “We have our Private Public Partnership model which we will be embarking on. The HDC can provide the financing to deal with the infrastructural work, and we will ask the contractors to come in and finance the building construction themselves. What we will do at the HDC, we will assess applicants and ensure that we have purchases for those homes,” External link

newsday-tt Thursday, September 8, 2016 12:52:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “The project is going to cost about $48 million. We don’t have the amount of money to finance the projects...we will be looking at the rent-to-own payments. Private partners will be embarking on HDC. We need to talk to the contractors. We are hoping to distribute about 1,400 keys before the end of the year. To date, we have had two sod-turning and four key distribution ceremonies...plan to get the 1,000 housing starts by December” External link

trinidadexpress Thursday, September 8, 2016 6:33:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “A quick glance shows that millions of dollars in properties would have been lost by the fire. We take solace in the coordinated effort by all of the services, T&TEC and the fire and police services. On my way here I saw lots of fire trucks going back and forth probably getting water to get the fire under control,” External link

newsday-tt Tuesday, August 9, 2016 8:20:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “According to the agreement, tenants are not allowed to assign or sublet their tenancies,” External link

Triniad-guardian Monday, August 1, 2016 6:35:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said ( about Patrick Manning ) : “It fell to me to announce to the national community that Mr Manning had indeed passed and I did that through the media. Obviously it was a very emotional time” External link

Triniad-guardian Wednesday, July 13, 2016 11:45:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “We continue to mourn the passing of Mr Manning. As you all are aware, a number of condolence books has been opened all over the country.� We here in San Fernando East we wanted to do our own condolence book. Mr Manning served San Fernando East for 44 years and we wanted family - the constituents of San Fernando East and to come and just record their memories of him” “Mr Manning to me, to sum it all up, Mr Manning was just a legend. He was a legend and an icon. We are here to record our own personal memories of Mr Manning. We want to keep this condolence book in our records as we remember him for decades to come” External link

trinidadexpress Monday, July 4, 2016 6:14:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell told ( about Patrick Manning ) : “We have lost a great leader, a great man and our thoughts are with the family of Mr Manning. I am very sad at his passing and we mourn his loss,” External link

newsday-tt Sunday, July 3, 2016 8:34:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell stated : “Mr Manning served the people of San Fernando East with great distinction for 45 years, and an honour befitting his life of great vision, aspirations and achievements that have propelled Trinidad and Tobago forward will be forthcoming,” External link

newsday-tt Sunday, July 3, 2016 8:34:00 AM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “Mr. Manning served the people of San Fernando East with great distinction for 45 years, and an honour befitting his life of great vision, aspirations and achievements that have propelled Trinidad and Tobago forward will be forthcoming,” External link

Triniad-guardian Saturday, July 2, 2016 7:01:00 PM EAT

Randall Mitchell said : “I understand he is in good spirits and we wish him a speedy recovery. He is in our thoughts and prayers,” External link

newsday-tt Wednesday, June 29, 2016 8:12:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
mp6.49%EN09/09/201709/09/2017
minister37.30%EN09/04/201704/09/2017
housing and urban development minister1.08%EN09/04/201704/09/2017
urban development minister0.54%EN09/04/201704/09/2017
minister of housing3.78%EN08/27/201727/08/2017
housing minister40.00%EN08/26/201726/08/2017
minister of housing and urban development0.54%EN08/11/201711/08/2017
member0.54%EN02/03/201703/02/2017
committee member0.54%EN02/03/201703/02/2017
minister of local government0.54%EN01/19/201719/01/2017
housing development minister0.54%EN12/09/201609/12/2016
attorney general0.54%EN11/23/201623/11/2016
businessman3.24%EN02/13/201513/02/2015
attorney1.62%EN02/13/201513/02/2015
lawyer2.70%EN01/30/201530/01/2015
Names Lang Count
Randall MitchellEN100.00%


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