Minister of Sport Darryl Smith launches a new National Sports Policy yesterday at the Parliament Chamber, Waterfront, PoS.

SPORTS Minister Darryl Smith says the new National Sports Policy will assist in a number of areas, including funding for elite athletes.

The Minister of Trade and Industry, Senator the Honourable Paula Gopee-Scoon today urged entrepreneurs to hone in on the multitude of entrepreneurial opportunities available in sport given the potential of the sector to contribute to national economic diversification. 

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Rotary Club of Port-of-Spain president Alain Laquis, left, chats with Port-of- Spain Sports Council coordinator Kelvin Nancoo during the launch of the Port-of-Spain Rotary Club Games at Goodwill Industries, Fitz Blackman Drive, Wrightson Road, on Tuesday. PICTURE NICOLE DRAYTON

President of the T&T Olympic Committee (TTOC) Brian Lewis paid tribute to the work of the the Rotary Club of Port-of-Spain (POS) for their outstanding contribution to Sport, Education and building the social fabric of T&T.

Participants at the third Annual TT Olympic Committee Sport Industry TT Conference at the Hyatt Regency, on Thursday.

SENATOR Paula Gopee-Scoon, Minister of Trade and Industry, has said sport has a crucial part to play in the diversification of the TT economy.

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Moderator Nicole Duke-Westfield makes a point during last week’s panel on evaluating business plans at the sports industry conference hosted by the Trinidad And Tobago Olympic Committee at the Hyatt Regency in Port of Spain

When it comes to seeking sponsorship and loans from banks, sport organisations and entrepreneurs need to “up their game, “make themselves more attractive” and “improve their brand”.The advice came from banking executives at last week’s Sport Industry Conference, hosted by the Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC).

Senator the Honourable Paula Gopee-Scoon, Minister of Trade and Industry

Senator the Honourable Paula Gopee-Scoon, Minister of Trade and Industry, has said that sport has a crucial part to play in the diversification of the Trinidad and Tobago economy.

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