Saturday, June 24, 2017

Business

Recipe for the future*

Jun. 21, 2017, 1:2 AM AST Comments

ARCOS Dorados Holdings, Inc which operates in Latin America and the Caribbean and is the world’s largest McDonald’s franchise, recently presented the results of their social impact and sustainability actions. The document entitled “Preparing the recipe for the Future”, inclu

ICT hosts Viable Career Choice Expo*

Jun. 21, 2017, 12:53 AM AST Comments

ICT is like seasoning in food because you must have it. ICT plays in every aspect of everything we do in every industry,” says Dr Joseph Jacob, manager Student Recruitment, University of Trinidad and Tobago (UTT).


'The right to stay home and be paid'

Jun. 20, 2017, 11:31 AM AST Comments

By Carolyn Kissoon - NO action can be taken against public servants who did not show up for work today, and they must be paid their full salary, says Public Services Association president Watson Duke.


Free calls from Bmobile until 1p.m.

Jun. 20, 2017, 10:11 AM AST Comments

The Multimedia Desk - In the aftermath of Tropical Storm Bret, Bmobile has announced that it is offering customers free calls today, from 9a.m to 1p.m.


ECA appeals for dialogue *

Jun. 19, 2017, 7:3 PM AST Comments

AS Trinidad and Tobago observed the Labour Day holiday yesterday, the Employers Consultative Association (ECA) said it was...


Tropical Storm Bret closes banks

Jun. 19, 2017, 6:7 PM AST Comments

The Multimedia Desk - The Bankers Association of Trinidad and Tobago (BATT) has taken the decision to close on Tuesday as a result of the passage of Tropical Storm Bret which is expected to make landfall in Trinidad some time tonight.


Chamber wants end to ‘chaos’ on seabridge

Jun. 18, 2017, 10:15 PM AST Comments

TOBAGONIANS and visitors from Trinidad are paying the price for the failure of the authorities to resolve inter-island transportation problems, the Tobago Division of the Trinidad and Tobago Chamber of Industry and Commerce (T&T Chamber) has said.

ANSA to buy Berger business*

Jun. 18, 2017, 10:6 PM AST Comments

THE ANSA McAL Group has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary ANSA Coatings International has signed an agreement to acquire Lewis Berger (Overseas Holdings) Ltd (LBOH) from Berger International Private Ltd (BIPL). It will be executed in an all-cash transaction, for an undisclosed sum, subject


SuperPharm’s Presto store opens in Arima

Jun. 17, 2017, 12:37 AM AST Comments

RETAIL chain SuperPharm yesterday opened its first Presto Community Store at the corner of Tumpuna Road and the Churchill-Roosevelt Highway in Arima. The store is located on the compound of the new NP Service Station, also officially opened yesterday. The Presto brand is a four-year-old concept of S


TTMA: Forex a real challenge*

Jun. 17, 2017, 12:36 AM AST Comments

THE Trinidad and Tobago Manufacturers’ Association (TTMA) is challenged to find US dollars. In a statement yesterday, the manufacturers said they noted the Central Bank’s comments as reported in the Express on Tuesday. In the article, Central Bank Governor Dr Alvin Hilaire said the bank



IMF: T&T debt to grow in 2018 *

Jun. 15, 2017, 9:42 PM AST Comments

Aleem Khan—THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) is projecting Trinidad and Tobago taxpayers will have to bear a public sector gross debt burden of 75.7 per cent of...