CWU protests for TSTT retirees’ $$
Trinidad Newsday

Or we will continue our protests outside RBC Trust. If there is no forward progress on this issue by next Wednesday (January 25), Remy said CWU members will be back outside RBC Trust's offices next Thursday, protesting...

TTEC workers protest looming lay-offs
Trinidad Newsday

It is the philosophy of employers to choose to terminate workers as a first resort in an economic downturn. Peter Burke, executive officer of the Oilfield Workers Trade Union, made this claim yesterday at a protest in...

Negative outlook on oil and gas prices
Trinidad Newsday

ECONOMICS lecturer at the University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Dr Daren Conrad said yesterday that the outlook is for continued decline in oil and gas prices this year although there has been a recent uptick in...

Petrotrin’s president calls for restructuring
Trinidad Newsday

HAVING incurred an additional expense of $81 million per year after agreeing to an interim wage increase of five percent to avert strike action at State owned oil company Petrotrin recently, company president, Fitzroy...

Glowing tributes paid to ‘Mrs Best Village’
Trinidad Newsday

GLOWING TRIBUTES were paid to cultural icon Joyce Wong Sang, better known as Mrs Best Village during a service celebrating her life held yesterday at St Theresa's RC Church, Woodbrook. Erica Williams-Connell daughter of...

Estrada: I will not shut up on FATCA
Trinidad Newsday

OUTGOING United States Ambassador, John Estrada, says he will not shut up on the Foreign Accounts Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) issue because it was a US law that will affect not only US and Trinis holding dual citizenship,...

Principal wants three ‘delinquent’ teachers removed
Trinidad Newsday

The affected school was one of the many which was closed last term because of infrastructural problems. The school, however, has since been deemed safe by officials of the Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Authority....

Archbishop tells women to demand respect
Trinidad Newsday

ROMAN CATHOLIC Archbishop Joseph Harris says women have to demand respect by their way of being. In a question and answer session on the Archdiocese's Facebook page, Harris said he saw women highlighted at New Year's...

Sample from baby suspected of having microcephaly sent to Trinidad for Zika testing
Jamaica Gleaner

The health ministry says it should be able to confirm within a week whether a sample taken from a baby believed to have microcephaly tested positive for the Zika virus. Microcephaly is a birth defect where a baby is born...

EMA sends team
Trinidad Newsday

THE Environmental Management Authority (EMA) has dispatched a team to Beetham Gardens following a protest on Tuesday by residents over an unbearable odour emanating from the drainage system in the vicinity of Angostura...

Breeze behind lost luggage
Trinidad Newsday

HIGH wind conditions , is the reason LIAT gave for a decision not to put any luggage on flight LI 771 from St Vincent to Trinidad on January 7. Leeward Islands Air Transport (LIAT) told Newsday, the Baggage issue is...

Nestle condemns counterfeiting of products
Trinidad Newsday

NESTLE has condemned the illegal counterfeiting of food and beverage products following reports out of China of a fake seasoning production hub in Tianjin; a major port city in the north-east. According to a BBC article...

Things not good in local health
Trinidad Newsday

PRESIDENT of the TT Nursing Association Idi Stuart says the ambulances under the regional health authorities (RHAs) are not properly equipped for transporting patients and nurses/ attendants. He said only the EHS...

Plan needed for returning terrorists
Trinidad Newsday

IT IS important that TT develops a strategy to reintegrate into the society the hundreds of nationals who have gone to Iraq and Syria to become terrorist fighters with ISIL (Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant) and who...

Bankers warn of LINX fraud
Trinidad Newsday

BEWARE of a fake LINK card request, circulating on social media, asking you to update your LINX debit card information via an online link within a certain time frame. The warning was issued by the Bankers Association...

Pooran Gobin riding nice
Trinidad Newsday

POORAN Gobin is proof that it only takes one chance to turn up lucky. Gobin has been on a lucky streak for the past two years, some might say, with his latest victory being driving off in a brand new Suzuki Vitara SUV...

6 of TT’s finest get President’s Medal
Trinidad Newsday

SIX of this country's finest young brains received the coveted President's Medal for excellent performance in their examinations at both primary and secondary levels. They were honoured during a presentation ceremony for...

Doctor wins St James lot in Crop Over competition
Nation News

ONE TICKET FOR one event was all it took for Kevin Herbert to claim a piece of the rock. Herbert, who has been working on contract in Tobago for the last three years, flew back to collect the grand...

Senator: Marriage too much for children
Nation News

PORT OF SPAIN – Government Senator Nadine Stuart said she got married at 30 years old on New Year’s Day and she was finding it difficult to adjust to married life.  She said she could not see how people...

Commissioner of State Lands complains of staff shortage
Trinidad Newsday

COMMISSIONER of State Lands in the Ministry of Agriculture, Land and Fisheries, Paula Drakes, yesterday admitted to the Joint Select Committee (JSC) on Land and Physical Infrastructure, that her staffing issues were dire....

National Single Pan prelims kick off tomorrow
Trinidad Newsday

FOLLOWING rumblings between Pan Trinbago and pan players, and the subsequent postponement of the Single Pan Preliminary that was scheduled to start last Wednesday, Pan Trinbago finally issued the new schedule for the...

NLCB invests more than $1.7M in pan and kaiso
Trinidad Newsday

PAN Trinbago announced there will be a North Greens section for Panorama Semi Finals on February 12. The announcement came from Acting President Richard Forteau at a press conference held at the NLCB Suite at the Queens...

UNTT supports efforts to end child marriage
Trinidad Newsday

THE UNITED Nations System in Trinidad and Tobago (UNTT) is looking forward to TT passing legislation that would protect girls from child marriage and promote gender equality. Welcoming the resurgence of the debate on...

Uber is ‘progressive and legitimate’, AG
Trinidad Newsday

THOUGH Attorney General Faris Al Rawi hailed the introduction of internationally renowned ride-sharing mobile application, Uber, into Trinidad and Tobago as progressive and legitimate , the current motor vehicular laws of...

MP hits diplomat on FATCA
Trinidad Newsday

UNITED States (US) Ambassador, John Estrada, said persons opposing FATCA may have cocoa in the sun , but he was immediately chided by Naparima MP Rodney Charles as allegedly being farce and out of place . FATCA mandates...

Fisherman mistakenly buried…DNA to be done on exhumed body
Kaieteur News

A DNA (Deoxyribonucleic acid) test has to be done on the remains, believed to be that of 43-year-old Surujpaul Dindyal, whose body was mistakenly buried among those that had to be given poor burial last month. Samples...

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