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President of the National Gas Company (NGC) Mark Loquan believes that 2018 is likely to be a difficult year for the local energy sector.

"2018 is going to be challenging. The shortfalls in gas are likely to remain as some of the recent investments made in the sector will not immediately resolve all of the gas supply issues" Loquan said, as he...

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

President of the San Fernando Business Association (SBA) Daphne Bartlett is saying that the Government's biggest emphasis for the upcoming budget should be on the agriculture and manufacturing sectors.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

NGC CNG has started the distribution of incentives to maxi taxi, taxi, and private school bus owners who have transitioned to CNG.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Overall Market activity resulted from trading in 10 securities of which 2 advanced, 6 declined and 2 traded firm.

Trading activity on the First Tier Market registered a volume of 57,807 shares crossing the floor of the Exchange valued at $463,070.26.

Friday, September 15, 2017

Even with moves underway to diversify T&T's economy away from its dependence on oil and gas, the American Chamber of Commerce in T&T (AMCHAM TT) is concerned this area remains energy-sector driven.

However, they believe this is the opportune time to diversify.

Friday, September 15, 2017

One telecommunications provider in T&T is predicting that it would have a competitive advantage over other providers when the Apple iPhone X (pronounced "ten") is introduced to the T&T market for Christmas 2017.

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Overall Market activity resulted from trading in 15 securities of which 5 advanced, 3 declined and 7 traded firm.

Trading activity on the First Tier Market registered a volume of 128,728 shares crossing the floor of the Exchange valued at $1,685,888.88.

Friday, September 15, 2017

The National Secondary School Entrepreneurship Competition (NSSEC) will be training teachers from 60 secondary schools across T&T regarding a new entrepreneurship simulation game.

Friday, September 15, 2017

JMMB Group chief executive officer Keith Duncan warned of the risks for T&T associated with having a non-diversified economy and called for an inclusive economic reform plan that would transcend political parties and governments.

Friday, September 15, 2017

 

The overall unemployment rate in T&T reportedly decreased from 4 per cent in the third quarter of 2016, to 3.6 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2016 according to the latest Central Stastical Office Labour Force Bulletin.

Friday, September 15, 2017

As the country moves towards its goal of using renewable energy sources, the Government will need to spend less money on subsidising electricity said European Union (EU) Ambassador to T&T, Arend Biesebroek.

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