Feud brewing between NCC and Pan Trinbago

Pan Trinbago President Beverley Ramsey-Moore said she will not bow to Chairman of the National Carnival Commission, Winston ‘Gypsy’ Peters.

“I will not take any arrogance,” Peters said.

Their feud stemmed from different views on The North Park at Carnival City, which was developed under the NCC last year.

The NCC said the goal of North Park was to provide a more user-friendly area for patrons, as they said the North Stand was just not enough.

NCC owes $78 million to service providers

The Na­tion­al Car­ni­val Com­mis­sion (NCC) has racked up a debt of $78 mil­lion in the last two years.

The rev­e­la­tion was made be­fore a Pub­lic Ac­counts Com­mit­tee meet­ing chaired by Dr Bhoe Tewarie, as they ex­am­ined of­fi­cials of the NCC on the ex­pen­di­ture and in­ter­nal con­trols for the pe­ri­ods 2010 to 2018.

TTCO claims NCC owes it $1m

The T&T Copy­right Col­lec­tion Or­gan­i­sa­tion (TTCO) claims the Na­tion­al Car­ni­val Com­mis­sion (NCC) owes it close to $1 mil­lion in li­cense fees for works of mas un­der the Copy­right Act of T&T and wants the body to pay up.

Gypsy: NCC still waiting for 2019 funding

With mere weeks away from Car­ni­val 2019, chair­man of the Na­tion­al Car­ni­val Com­mis­sion (NCC) Win­ston "Gyp­sy" Pe­ters says his or­gan­i­sa­tion is yet to re­ceive fund­ing from the Gov­ern­ment to man­age the coun­try's Great­est Show on Earth.

Pe­ters dis­closed this af­ter Wednes­day's Pub­lic Ac­counts Com­mit­tee meet­ing to ex­am­ine NCC's fi­nan­cial ex­pen­di­ture for the years 2010 to 2018 was post­poned to April 10.