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Even as concerns and objections increase to the proposed establishment of the T&T Revenue Authority (TTRA), customs officers are being blamed for problems affecting the business community.

A businessman with a significant import business claims customs officers are abusing their authority.

Speaking on condition of anonymity, he said: “...

Friday, April 1, 2011

Less than a year ago, in June 2010, Angostura Holdings Ltd declared a loss of $1.3 billion for its 2008 financial year—an historic loss for a local publicly listed company that was accompanied by a disclaimer of opinion by PwC, the auditor of the rum and bitters producer.

Friday, April 1, 2011

ORLANDO, Florida (AP) — A Jamaican man accused of running a Ponzi scheme that scammed an $220 million from thousands of investors in central Florida and the Caribbean pleaded guilty Tuesday in a deal that spares his wife of any charges.

Friday, April 1, 2011

NEW YORK—Pernod Ricard SA the world's No 2 spirits maker, lost a US appeals court ruling on Tuesday over the right to use the name "Havana Club" on rum sold in the US market.

Friday, April 1, 2011

Twenty six years after failed wage negotiations between the Government and public sector unions went to a Special Tribunal, the same thing has happened again.

Friday, April 1, 2011

Q: Virgin is a large company with many diversified businesses and a culture of delegating. How do you avoid breakdowns in communication and ensure that good decisions are made? — Shezad Virji, Kenya

Friday, April 1, 2011

The Ministry of Energy and Energy Affairs recently concluded a national energy policy consultation series to foster dialogue on the future of the sector and lay the foundations for a clear policy document.

Friday, April 1, 2011

Promotion of Corporate Social Responsibility

Thursday, March 31, 2011

As the developed economies continue to take a beating (the latest victims being Portugal), we maintain our focus on the Emerging Markets which are teeming with growth potential.

Thursday, March 31, 2011

As promised, I return to my acronym CAT and focus today on accountability.

Friday, April 1, 2011

There was hardly any room at the Hyatt Regency Ballroom.

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