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Business Guardian

Although data from the Central Statistical Office (CSO) shows a relatively low unemployment rate, those figures don’t tell the whole story about people who have lost their jobs since the start of T&T’s economic downturn and their struggle to find employment.

Since early 2016, when the closure of the ArcelorMittal steel plant left more than 600...

Thursday, July 7, 2011

NEW YORK: Steve Ballmer is looking determined as he takes the stage, his beefy frame squared to take on all comers. He’s engaged but wary of his audience here at the Skylight, a room full of technology writers who have heard many a sales pitch in their time.

Thursday, July 7, 2011

Kiran Akal, president and creative director of Infinite Worlds, believes he has captured the taste and flavour of the Caribbean with his unique blends and assortment of teas.

Thursday, July 7, 2011

Eugene Tiah, managing director of energy company, Phoenix Park Gas Processors Ltd (PPGPL), has told a gathering of business leaders that the success of his company over the past two decades has nothing to do with hefty paypackets, lofty perks or spectacular bonuses for company executives or...

Thursday, July 7, 2011

Massive oil reservoirs off the coast of Brazil promise profitability and opportunity in the coming years. With a proven 8.3 billion barrels of oil equivalent (BOE) along the Atlantic coast, oil producers are pursuing plans to ramp up exploration and production over the next ten years.

Thursday, July 7, 2011

Q: There was a time when shaking hands with a person could close a deal, but these days most business transactions are complicated by contracts. Do handshakes still have meaning in modern business?
Winfred Kagwe, Kenya

Thursday, July 7, 2011

Some time ago, the Government passed legislation to ban the use of cellphones whilst driving.

Thursday, July 7, 2011

In August of last year, I wrote a couple articles with the title, My Budget Wish List.  As we go into another cycle for the preparation of the national budget, I have decided to address the issue a bit earlier this year in order to first of all compare what was suggested to the...

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Most oil, gas and petrochemical companies operating in T&T have a stated strategic objective of maximising local content in their operations.

Thursday, July 7, 2011

Part of the continuing series of monthly articles on Family Business

Thursday, July 7, 2011

The last week in June posted relatively mixed economic data. Early in the week personal spending data proved a disappointment. For the month of May personal spending was flat following an increase of 0.3 per cent in April.

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