You are here

Business Guardian

Error message

  • Warning: array_key_exists() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given in theme_image_formatter() (line 605 of /home/guardian/httpdocs/modules/image/image.field.inc).
  • Warning: array_key_exists() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given in theme_image_formatter() (line 605 of /home/guardian/httpdocs/modules/image/image.field.inc).
  • Warning: array_key_exists() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given in theme_image_formatter() (line 605 of /home/guardian/httpdocs/modules/image/image.field.inc).
  • Warning: array_key_exists() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given in theme_image_formatter() (line 605 of /home/guardian/httpdocs/modules/image/image.field.inc).
  • Warning: array_key_exists() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given in theme_image_formatter() (line 605 of /home/guardian/httpdocs/modules/image/image.field.inc).

Business Guardian

In the middle of a recession, do people spend less money or more on entertainment?

Logic dictates that money for entertainment comes from one’s disposable income and so if people have smaller salaries - or none at all - there would be less to spend on a movie or taking a drink at a bar or going out to eat.

On the other hand, many view...

Friday, June 10, 2011

There is a critical need for more awareness of climate change and its impact on the coastal communities in T&T, said Tyrone Kalpee, bpTT vice-president safety and operational risk.

Friday, June 10, 2011

State owned Petrotrin and bpTT are likely to be the operators most impacted by a decision of the Government to declassify data that was formerly held in secrecy by both companies and the Ministry of Energy and Energy Affairs.

Friday, June 10, 2011

Severe underpricing is not the only issue that’s plaguing the insurance industry. Some insurance companies undercutting their competitors only compounds the situation. This was the cry of some insurance company officials who were interviewed by the Business Guardian on Monday.

Friday, June 10, 2011

Colombia hopes it can resolve before the end of the year environmental issues that have delayed an offshore oil exploration plan in the Caribbean Sea by Spanish oil major Repsol and Colombia’s state-controlled Ecopetrol.

Friday, June 10, 2011

McDermott’s subsidiary has been awarded full engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) of a 750-tonne compressor module for BG T&T’s Hibiscus field development offshore Trinidad.

Thursday, June 9, 2011

It is three years behind schedule and $6 billion over budget, but Petrotrin’s gasoline optimisation programme (GOP) is finally scheduled to be completed by the end of September.

Thursday, June 9, 2011

The Caribbean Investment Forum (CIF) presents the ideal opportunity for T&T to showcase the benefits of its geographical location.

Friday, June 10, 2011

United States:

Friday, June 10, 2011

The Central Bank’s Fit and Proper guideline (sic) sets out the official position as to the type of person held to be fit and proper to be a director or officer of a financial institution. It states:

Friday, June 10, 2011

It is a well-established custom that AGMs of large organisations are attended by the responsible partner of the auditor’s firm, who reads the auditor’s letter to the audience. Did a partner of PricewaterhouseCoopers attend this meeting?

Pages