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Digicel chief executive Colm Delves said yesterday that the company will reduce its global workforce by about 25 per cent over the next 18 months or so, starting on March 1, Ash Wednesday.

“As such, the first step in this headcount reduction process will be the offer of an enhanced voluntary seperation programme, which will open on March 1,”...

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

They came in their hundreds, eager to get a job at the construction site of the $6.3 billion Petrochemical plant, but after waiting for hours only a handful of residents were hired yesterday.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Overall market activity resulted from trading in 14 securities of which six advanced, five declined and three traded firm.

JMMB Goup was the volume leader with 786,922 shares changing hands for a value of $944,813.61.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

A high-level local private sector grouping yesterday called for the modernisation of the Industrial Relations Act (IRA). They say the current legislation is outdated as it was drafted and brought to Parliament in 1972.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Eight months after it caused an uproar over its decision to increase fees for its personal and business banking services, RBC Royal Bank announced yesterday that, effective March 27, it would be introducing a number of new fees and increasing some of its existing fees.

Sunday, February 5, 2017

NASSAU, Bahamas, Feb 3, CMC – Caribbean tourism officials have ended a two-day meeting here saying they are moving to capitalize on the growing number of Mexicans expressing an interest in traveling to the Caribbean for vacations.

Sunday, February 5, 2017

The Association of T&T Insurance Companies (ATTIC) has expressed pleasure that the long-awaited relaying of the Insurance Bill took place last Friday in the House of Representatives.

Saturday, February 4, 2017

Overall market activity resulted from trading in 12 securities of which five advanced, two declined and five traded firm.

Trading activity on the first tier market registered a volume of 477,937 shares crossing the floor of the exchange valued at $2,824,260.62.

Saturday, February 4, 2017

Retired public servant Jerry Hospedales has resigned as the chairman of National Enterprises Ltd, the state’s publicly listed investment holding company, and he has been replaced by Ingrid Lashley, the managing director of T&T Mortgage Finance (TTMF).

Saturday, February 4, 2017

Oilfields Workers’ Trade Union president general Ancel Roget has warned multinationals against seeking to take control of local state enterprises through privatisation and pledged that T&T’s most powerful trade union will fight to maintain local control of key state companies.

Friday, February 3, 2017

The current economic down­turn is not the first that T&T has been through and the country has the capacity to come out of this economic depression, said Trade Minister Paula Go­pee-Scoon.

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