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In his mid-year budget review in 2016, Finance Minister Colm Imbert introduced a seven per cent tax on online shopping.

Imbert said the reason behind the introduction of the tax was to try to find new ways of raising revenue.

According to the Finance Minister, the imposition of this tax was expected to generate an annual revenue of $300...

Thursday, May 12, 2011

Trincity is to have more mall space. An industrial park is to be developed in Trincity. A new shopping centre is targeted for San Fernando. And a $90 million eight-storey, 500-spot car park will be built at Long Circular Mall.

Friday, May 13, 2011

Methanex Trinidad Ltd has been successful in the five years of its existence, said Charles Percy, managing director and chief executive officer of the methanol company.

Friday, May 13, 2011

Sural, the Venezuelan aluminium group, has been lobbying the Government to follow through on Alutech, a company that seeks to produce downstream aluminium products.

Thursday, May 12, 2011

State-owned Petrotrin has to be restructured if it is to survive and should be broken up into three separate entities.

Friday, May 13, 2011

Former trade minister Ken Valley’s passing on May 6 came just about two months before the first Summit of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (Celac) in Venezuela on July 5.

Friday, May 13, 2011

Economist Henri Ghesquiere, visiting professor at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore, will be the keynote speaker at the Institute of Chartered Accountants of the Caribbean’s (ICAC) 29th annual Caribbean conference.

Friday, May 13, 2011

The role of audit is currently under heightened scrutiny, with the global financial upheaval of the past three years seeing commentators questioning the value of large company audit. 

Friday, May 13, 2011

Q. We’re writing this e-mail from a high school entrepreneurship class in the United States. We would like to know what inspired you to venture into commercial space travel. At what point do you expect to turn a profit on Virgin Galactic?

Friday, May 13, 2011

There has been a growing concern, by both the Bankers Association and the Chamber about the possible fallout from identified strategic deficiencies in T&T’s anti-money laundering architecture.

Friday, May 13, 2011

The Energy Services Sector Survey (ESSS) maps the performance and optimism of our energy service sector members, providing data on their business confidence and on some of the phenomena which impact on their operations and business prospects.

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