Jan. 15, 2017, 8:36 PM AST Comments
After a year of mixed returns for the local indices in 2016, this week we at Bourse consider the fortunes of the local stock market in the year ahead. We do so within the context of several corporate earnings and stock market drivers set out in our recently published article entitled “Mixed Re
Jan. 15, 2017, 8:34 PM AST Comments
The Oilfield Workers Trade Union (OWTU) is urging the Trinidad and Tobago government not to privatise the state-owned oil company, PETROTRIN, but instead give seek to implement proposals it has outlined for the future development of the cash-strapped company.
Jan. 13, 2017, 9:9 PM AST Comments
CARIB Brewery Ltd and the National Union of Government and Federated Workers (NUGFW) will on Monday sign off on a 13 per cent wage increase for employees of the Champs Fleurs-based beer manufacturer. The increase covers the collective bargaining period 2012 to 2014.
Jan. 13, 2017, 9:8 PM AST Comments
THE tourism industry in Tobago is under attack, the island’s Hotel and Tourism Association has said. “In recent times, statements have been made that do not align with what the association knows to be the facts concerning its industry. “Tripadvisor, the world’s largest indep
Jan. 13, 2017, 11:40 AM AST Comments
At Mastercard, we're working to ensure that every one of our accounts is as digital as the people using them. And every day, more and more people are using connected devices to pay for things, with some experts predicting digital payment adoption could represent 20-30% of consumer payments by 2020.
Jan. 13, 2017, 6:25 AM AST Comments
By Sandhya Santoo - The Hilton is coming to San Fernando. The hotel will be constructed on a two-acre parcel of land located in the vicinity of South Park at Tarouba Link Road and is expected to begin construction in six months' time.
Jan. 12, 2017, 11:59 AM AST Comments
The University of Trinidad and Tobago (UTT) has been selected by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to host the regional Maritime Technology Cooperation Centre (MTCC) for the Caribbean.
Jan. 11, 2017, 8:51 PM AST Comments
STATE-owned Petrotrin should consider re-engineering itself if it is to remain relevant and competitive, says chairman of the National Gas Company (NGC) Gerry Brooks. Brooks was speaking yesterday at the formal opening of the compressed national gas (CNG) fuel supply facility at the NP Carrousel Ser
Jan. 11, 2017, 8:47 PM AST Comments
The Trinidad and Tobago government Wednesday night said it is necessary to carry out a restructuring of the state-owned oil company, PETROTRIN, less than 24 hours after it signed an agreement for a five per cent salary increase for its workers and in the process avoiding a 90-day strike within the v