Jul. 26, 2016, 11:13 PM AST Comments
AS Finance Minister Colm Imbert takes his “road show” to several cities in the United States, seeking to raise US$1 billion in bonds, responsible citizens of this country ought to be concerned over where Trinidad and Tobago is heading regarding our public sector debt.
Jul. 26, 2016, 11:11 PM AST Comments
“I dread this time of year, it’s when all my money disappears before I even get it,” 37-year-old Roxanne Applewhite said as she lined four book lists side by side on the counter of a book store in Port of Spain last week. As the store’s customer service representative gives h
Jul. 26, 2016, 11:9 PM AST Comments
Energy appears frequently in discussions on the way forward for economic development at both ends of the Caribbean – Jamaica and Guyana. In Jamaica’s case, it’s a matter of how to handle the switch from the traditional fuel oil and diesel burned in power stations to natural gas, de
Jul. 26, 2016, 11:8 PM AST Comments
On April 2015, the Telegraph newspaper, asked, “Can you solve these top mysteries of the Universe?” The first mystery is, “Where do galaxies come from?” Astronomers still don’t know but believe they started to form in clusters about 13 billion years ago.
Jul. 26, 2016, 11:7 PM AST Comments
WITH Trinidad and Tobago still in recessionary mode, business owners, and their workers are understandably worried about the future. While some businesses decided to retrench workers to reduce expenses, this has the effect of also reducing production, which would erode revenues. The more creative co
Jul. 26, 2016, 11:4 PM AST Comments
Oil services provider Halliburton Co last week Wednesday reported a US$148 million loss as a result of accepting a promissory note in exchange for unpaid invoices linked to Venezuela operations.
Jul. 26, 2016, 4:40 PM AST Comments
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Jul 27, CMC – Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries were on Tuesday taken to task for not putting in place appropriate policies to facilitate trade in agriculture products among themselves.
Jul. 26, 2016, 1:45 PM AST Comments
ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, Jul 26, CMC – The Antigua and Barbuda government says it has dismissed a proposal by the United States to end their long running dispute over internet gaming and said Washington now owes the island in excess of US$200 million.