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The United States yesterday defended the quality of the poultry products it exports to T&T. In a statement, the US Embassy in Port-of-Spain assured local consumers that they can eat poultry imported from that country with full confidence.

“The United States takes food safety very seriously. All US exports of poultry must, by law, be inspected...

Friday, December 17, 2010

An International Labour Organisation (ILO) report released here Wednesday contends that global wage growth fell by 50 per cent at the height of the 2008-2009 international financial crisis and that minimum wage interventions can help stem the decline.

Thursday, December 16, 2010

With murders, theft, kidnappings and rape on an upward trend in T&T, citizens have growing concerns about their safety. Crime has risen sharply over the past year and the country’s murder toll for 2010 is already 452 and counting.

Friday, December 17, 2010

The Government has drafted a new policy to regulate the foreign used car industry in T&T. “What the Cabinet approved today is the draft policy to regulate the foreign used car industry.

Friday, December 17, 2010

How high and at what pace will crude prices rise?

Friday, December 17, 2010

Fifteen days before the Government’s fuel subsidy arrangement for national carrier Caribbean Airlines (CAL) comes to an end, there has been no move to secure another.

Friday, December 17, 2010

The CL Financial debacle involving firms of the holding company such as Colonial Life Insurance Co (Clico), the British American Life Insurance Co and Caribbean Money Markets Brokers (CMMB) illustrates certain weaknesses with respect to the regulation of the non-banking financial...

Friday, December 17, 2010

T&T wants to do more business with Japan.  This is according to Foreign Affairs Minister Dr Surujrattan Rambachan. Rambachan met with Japan’s Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ikuo Yamahana, at his office in Port-of-Spain on Wednesday.

Friday, December 17, 2010

Port-of-Spain is a city of contradictions. Modern and quaint architecture stand shoulder-to-shoulder.

Friday, December 17, 2010

An attempt is being made to have greater transparency in the energy industry in T&T with the setting up of a local chapter of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI).

Friday, December 17, 2010

In a deal that has made the state-owned bank the envy of other local and regional financial institutions, First Citizens acquired Caribbean Money Market Brokers (CMMB), a securities company with $7 billion in assets, from cash-strapped CL Financial for $1 in May 2009.

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