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Fashion and jewelry designer Cheryl Ryan-Mohammed is proudly flying the T&T flag high in the Middle East with the recent establishment a store at the famous Taj Mall in Amman, Jordan, showcasing her C-Designs collection.

“To be in a location with some of the most famous designers in world is really a privilege. Thank God I got the opportunity...

Friday, June 10, 2011

When government ministers and influential business leaders turned up at the Queen’s Park Oval last Saturday to witness T20 International between the young West Indian and Indian teams, they did so from the Blink/bmobile hospitality suite.

Friday, June 10, 2011

A strategic alert system to quickly detect local companies at risk of failing and to prevent them from doing so is high on the Government’s list of consumer safeguards, Finance Minister Winston Dookeran has said.

Friday, June 10, 2011

Maybe it is a case of rags to riches and back to rags again. How did Ireland, a poor European country, transform itself from being backward to being an economic tiger and then back to being in the economic doldrums? How could this be a lesson for T&T?

Friday, June 10, 2011

The Government is presently working to complete a partial scope trade agreement with Panama as part of another move to tap into the Central American market.

Friday, June 10, 2011

The Board of Inland Revenue’s (BIR) 2011 tax amnesty was a windfall. The BIR collected $560 million during the last tax amnesty in 2008. In 2001 the BIR collected $600 million. This time around, the tax collection office tripled the amount collected, netting $1.8 billion.

Friday, June 3, 2011

In 2010, Trinidad Cement Ltd declared an after-tax loss of $80.3 million—its worst performance in 11 years and a sharp decline from the $96 million profit that the company declared in 2009.

Friday, June 3, 2011

Cable&Wireless Communications, the minority shareholder in  telecommunications provider TSTT, last week reported that its share of the after-tax profits of the local company had declined by more than half from US$19 million (TT$121.6 million) in 2010 to US$7 million (TT$44.8...

Friday, June 3, 2011

Five decades of socio-economic growth among countries in the Caribbean have not diminished the insecurities within several of these territories, says Dr William Smith, newly-elected president of Caribbean Development Bank (CDB).

Thursday, June 2, 2011

Labour law reform in T&T has been neglected and is in dire need of attention, says Industrial Court Judge  Patrick Rabathaly.

Thursday, June 2, 2011

The latest data on LNG earnings for T&T seem to support the Central Bank’s view that the devastating tsunami in Japan will lead to higher liquefied natural gas (LNG) prices for T&T.

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