Saturday, June 25, 2016

News

JONES 34*

Jun. 24, 2016, 9:45 PM AST Comments

Equating what he described as the “2.5 billion dollar” Malcolm Jones fiasco to Section 34, Oropouche East MP Dr Roodal Moonilal introduced the term “Jones 34” into the local political lexicon yesterday.

Al-Rawi to report Anand, others to disciplinary body*

Jun. 24, 2016, 9:37 PM AST Comments

Attorney General Faris Al-Rawi fired back yesterday with an announcement that Government will be hauling former AG Anand Ramlogan and others before the The Judicial and Legal Service Commission (JLSC) disciplinary committee.


Pay the money*

Jun. 24, 2016, 9:33 PM AST Comments

This was one of the chants of healthcare workers as they protested outside Parliament at the International Waterfront Centre in Port of Spain yesterday.







...Brexit ‘may present opportunities’*

Jun. 24, 2016, 9:17 PM AST Comments

BUSINESS groups yesterday weighed in on Britain’s decision to exit the European Union (Brexit), with some saying while it was still too early to tell, they did not expect any negative impacts on trade or future relationships with Europe.


‘Little immediate impact on region’*

Jun. 24, 2016, 9:15 PM AST Comments

TRINIDAD and Tobago’s largest energy producer, its largest bank by assets, Finance Minister Colm Imbert and the European Union (EU) Ambassador to the Caribbean Community see little or no immediate impact of Britain’s exit from the EU (Brexit) on Trinidad and ­Tobago and the Caribbean.


Cops sick out at Sando court*

Jun. 24, 2016, 9:13 PM AST Comments

There was more trouble in the judicial system yesterday with Court and Process officers in San Fernando falling “sick” and not reporting for work.