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While there has not been much change in the price of basic food items, retailers are seeing changes in shopping trends, with consumers buying more local items and careful with their spending.

The latest food price list from the Ministry of Trade’s Consumer Affairs Division, which gives information on the basic food purchasing habits of consumers...

Sunday, April 15, 2018

Two and a half years ago, Vijay Bhagwat quit a lucrative job as an offshore health and safety manager to become a poultry farmer.

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Contributing to building the reputation of Shell in T&T as a driver of local capability development and economic diversification—a national priority—is one of the company’s key objectives.

Thursday, April 12, 2018

In his mid-year review of the economy, Finance Minister Colm Imbert will report to Parliament that over the first six months of his 2017/2018 budget, revenues from oil and gas have been better than expected.

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Although the local construction sector has suffered a decline of about 50 per cent, that has not deterred the owners and operators of Unicom (Trinidad) Ltd, the firm in charge of renovations at President’s House.

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Officials of companies that took part in the ExporTT trade mission to Panama and Costa Rica from March 18 to 23 said it was positive experience which is already yielding benefits.

Thursday, April 12, 2018

As newly appointed chairman of the Port Authority of T&T (PATT), Lyle Alexander is now at the helm of an entity plagued with problems, including a malfunctioning seabridge, ageing infrastructure, rising operational costs and increased regional competition.

Thursday, April 12, 2018

The first sign of trouble came in January when Dr Terrence Farrell, a respected economist and former Governor of the Central Bank, stepped down as chairman of the Cabinet appointed Economic Development Advisory Board (EDAB).

Sunday, April 8, 2018

Colm Imbert, Minister of Finance; Richard Young, chairman of the T&T International Financial Centre, and Stephen Bagnarol, senior vice-president and head, Caribbean South and East of Scotiabank, were among officials who attended the formal opening of Scotiabank’s Operations and Shared...

Thursday, April 5, 2018

April is Financial Literacy month in the US. What occurs in the US often filters down to us in T&T so it is quite likely that the issue of financial literacy will be discussed here during this time. The obvious question that many will pose this month is: are you financially literate?

Thursday, April 5, 2018

Energy consultant Helena Inniss has issued a warning to the government that it should learn from the failure of Trintomar before deciding to form a new company to produce small and stranded natural gas fields.

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