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SMc wrote:I tried to watch until I learned how much Amalgamated contract was worth, it was difficult to watch from both sides but had to give up after the 'chief evil', 'university of prison' & that Panday suggested video conferencing 30 years ago (Skype only launched in 2003) -not sure where they coming from.
Anyway- any idea how much the 1% get from the contract? and if its a bother whats a better solution?
Arcmanov wrote:Correct me if I'm wrong, but doesn't the same parent company own both Guardian Media and Amalgamated?
(Or maybe I'm mixing them up)
The_Honourable wrote:TAXPAYERS have been spending $1 million a month to have prisoners transported to and from this country's prisons, Attorney General Anand Ramlogan said in the Parliament yesterday.
Ramlogan said close to $100 million was paid to Amalgamated Security Services Limited since 2002-2009 to have prisoners transported.
2011 Source: https://trinidadexpress.com/news/local/ ... 22efd.html
I read somewhere that as of 2018, Amalgamated gets approx 40 million per year (3.3mil per month).
eliteauto wrote:did Hema preface her interview by critiquing the CJ's address and his not addressing prison reform and the overburdened remand section? Does she know under which office those issues fall? Journalism 101 or Agenda 101?