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Finance Minister Colm Imbert said yesterday while Government is not pursuing the Alutrint Smelter, it is actively pursuing a key aspect of the original project.

Imbert said Government is meeting Alutech representatives on moves to produce large quantities of aluminium downstream products. He said this included pressed aluminium, coils, aluminium...

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

President of National Gas Company (NGC) T&T Ltd, Mark Loquan, assured yesterday that negotiations between Methanol Holdings Trinidad Ltd (MHTL) and NGC are being conducted in “good faith and quite professionally.”

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Overall market activity resulted from trading in 11 securities of which none advanced, four declined and seven traded firm.

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

A week after reporting a 21 per cent decline in profitability for the 12 months ended November 30, 2016, Prestige Holdings Ltd (PHL) announced an adjustment to the menu at its popular KFC franchise.

The company said it would be introducing three new affordable meals to its menu.

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

In a letter dated March 1 (Ash Wednesday), Minister of Labour, Jennifer Baptiste-Primus was informed in no uncertain terms, that Industrial Plant Service Ltd (IPSL), the company that operates the five methanol plants at the Point Lisas Industrial Estate for Methanol Holdings (Trinidad) Ltd,...

Monday, March 6, 2017

Majority state-owned banking group First Citizens is refusing to disclose the terms of a loan it made to the Government of Barbados, which was first disclosed by that country’s embattled minister of finance, just days before the Caribbean country was downgraded to CCC+ from B- by the S&P...

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Overall market activity resulted from trading in 11 securities of which three advanced, two declined and six traded firm.

Trading activity on the first tier market registered a volume of 120,431 shares crossing the floor of the Exchange valued at $2,388,452.02.

Saturday, March 4, 2017

The government is moving ahead with plans to introduce a new regime to regulate and impose taxes on the nation’s casino’s with a call for the submission of public comments by the Joint Select Committee (JSC) established to review the Gambling (Gaming and Betting) Control Bill.

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

The Central Bank has decided to leave the Mortgage Market Reference Rate (MMRR), unchanged at three per cent as at March 2017.

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Economist Valmiki Arjoon is forecasting that T&T’s tax revenue earnings “will be boosted” as a result of the passage of the Foreign Accounts Tax Compliance Act (FATCA).

The legislation was passed in the lower house of Parliament last Thursday and now proceeds to the upper house.

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Just over one month after strike action was averted at State-owned Petrotrin, the industrial climate has once again soured as wage negotiations between the company and the Oilfield Workers Trade Union (OWTU) appear to have broken down.

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