Businessman on food fund

Monday, May 23, 2016 - 20:00

"Who's footing the bill and will we be paid, president," one local manufacturer tells of his reservations on the US50 million dollar food deal signed between Trinidad and Venezuela yesterday.

It was one of the highlights of the visit of VePresident Nicolas Maduro and it's aimed at easing the food shortage in Venezuela.

From the local perspective reporter Urvashi Tiwari Roopnarine asks one manufacturer how viable the deal is.