Saturday, April 30, 2016

Business


Venezuela’s economic woes deepen: no more beer*

Apr. 29, 2016, 8:59 PM AST Comments

Venezuela’s largest beer maker halted the last of its four production plants yesterday in a spat with the government over access to foreign currency, threatening a shortage in a nation already hit by severe scarcities of food and other products.


Owners can apply for relief *

Apr. 28, 2016, 9:54 PM AST Comments

Persons who ordered luxury vehicles before the tax increases were announced and whose vehicles are still unregistered by the May 20 deadline can still apply for relief.




Venezuelan power rationing begins amid protests

Apr. 26, 2016, 12:18 AM AST Comments

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — As if daily life in Venezuela wasn't hard enough, people across the crisis-wracked South American country will now have to add electricity to the long list of things they'll have to do without.


10 more CNG stations coming*

Apr. 26, 2016, 8:15 PM AST Comments

The National Gas Company Compressed Natural Gas (NGC CNG) Company Ltd is looking to open ten new CNG supply points to the public by the end of this year.






T&T at a critical point*

Apr. 22, 2016, 8:33 PM AST Comments

ECONOMIC director of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) Justin Ram has said the bank will be lending financial assistance to Trinidad and Tobago as the country faces challenging economic times.