THE influx of Venezuelan migrants in Trinidad and Tobago is going to have a positive effect on the work ethic in this country.

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So says Dr Terrence Farrell, former chairman of the Economic Development Advisory Board (EDAB).

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Farrell, who was speaking at a Rotary Club of Port of Spain meeting in Woodbrook on Tuesday, said Trinidadians are used to operating in a lackadaisical manner

He said while a sudden influx of people into a country does have bad effects, there are also good effects

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SUBSCRIBE/ LOG IN And the Venezuelans who are coming into the country and are willing to work hard will be beneficial to the country’s economy, he said