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The 2018 installment of the Energy Chamber's annual Energy Conference begins today at the Hyatt Regency hotel in Port-Of-Spain.

The conference will run from the 22nd January to 24th January and attract leaders from across the region in the fields of energy, government and academia.

Senior decision makers in the energy sector including the...

Friday, February 11, 2011

NEW YORK—A German takeover of the New York Stock Exchange, the citadel of American capitalism, would have shocked its floor traders in years gone by. But not now.

Saturday, February 12, 2011

CARACAS, Venezuela—Workers at a Coca-Cola bottling plant in Venezuela have ended a strike that lasted nearly a month and drastically cut back production of soft drinks in the country, the company said yesterday.

Friday, February 11, 2011

BERLIN— Stock market operator NYSE Euronext said yesterday that it is in “advanced discussions” about a possible merger with Germany’s Deutsche Boerse AG, which runs the Frankfurt stock exchange.

Friday, February 11, 2011

WASHINGTON—Members of Congress sharply questioned Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke yesterday over whether the Fed’s policies are raising the risk of rising inflation in the months ahead.

Friday, February 11, 2011

NEW YORK—Oil prices fell yesterday after the government reported crude oil supplies rose last week, and new data showed OPEC production reached a two-year high. Supplies of oil and gasoline in the US are rising, while demand for energy products remains weak.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

HAVANA—A long-awaited undersea fiber-optic cable linking Cuba with the outside world arrived on the island yesterday, promising a bandwidth bonanza for a country saddled with exorbitant telephone rates and among the slowest Internet connection speeds on the planet.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Overall market activity resulted from trading in 13 securities of which four advanced, two declined and seven traded firm. Trading activity on the first tier market registered a volume of 1,186,461 shares crossing the floor of the Exchange valued at $45,684,740.67.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Finance Minister Winston Dookeran delivered the feature address at the Tuesday’s session of the Energy Chamber’s conference at the Hyatt Regency. Following is an excerpt of his address.

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Central Bank Governor Ewart Williams is proposing the idea of a junior stock exchange as a mechanism to raise capital for the energy sector.

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

LONDON—Britain is increasing its bank levy to raise £2.5 billion (US$4 billion) this year as a payback for taxpayers’ support of the sector during the credit crisis.

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