Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley toured the Buccoo Reef vessel at the Port of Port of Spain before it set sail on its first commercial journey to Tobago today. The brand new high-speed, passenger catamaran now joins the recently-commissioned A.P.T. James on the inter-island route.

The Prime Minister was joined by Vice President of the Senate, Nigel De Freitas, Minister of Works and Transport, Senator the Hon. Rohan Sinanan, Minister of Energy and Energy Industries and Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister, the Hon. Stuart Young and Minister of Tourism, Culture and the Arts, Senator the Hon Randall Mitchell.