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The investment skill set

Tue, 2014-03-11 23:58
Subhas RamkhelawanWednesday, March 12, 2014

Thus far in this series on Managing your Money, we have concentrated on several themes for the T&T investor.

Venezuela says ALBA and PetroCaribe safe

Tue, 2014-03-11 23:56
Wednesday, March 12, 2014

CASTRIES—Venezuela says the current political unrest in the country poses no danger to the future of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of the Americas (ALBA) and the oil init

GraceKennedy earns J$973m pre-tax profit

Tue, 2014-03-11 23:54
Wednesday, March 12, 2014

The GraceKennedy Group recorded revenues for 2013 of J$67.3 billion, representing a J$5.9 billion or 9.6 per cent increase over the prior year.

Scotiabank shares climb to $72.50

Tue, 2014-03-11 23:54
Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Overall market activity resulted from trading in 17 securities of which eight advanced, two declined and seven traded firm. Trading activity on the First Tier Market re

Crude grows 1.3 per cent in 2013

Tue, 2014-03-11 23:53
Aleem KhanWednesday, March 12, 2014There was a modest growth in activity at the Petrotrin refinery during the latter half of 2013.

The crude oil industry saw growth during the second half of 2013 despite major maintenance activity which affected condensate production

New campaign from Consumer Affairs Division

Tue, 2014-03-11 23:48
Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Renewed, rebranded and empowered, the Consumer Affairs Division of the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Investment will launch a nationwide awareness campaign today.

US stocks edge higher after Iran nuclear deal

Mon, 2013-11-25 23:16
Tuesday, November 26, 2013

NEW YORK—Stocks were mixed in trading Monday after the US and other world powers reached a deal to limit Iran’s nuclear programme. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 38 points,

T&T sets new target for doing business

Mon, 2013-11-25 23:15
Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Washington DC—Business and political leaders from the Caribbean and Central America have been told of plans to significantly boost T&T’s ranking in the World Bank’s Doing Busin

NEL closes lower at $17.60

Mon, 2013-11-25 23:14
Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Overall market activity resulted from trading in eight securities of which zero advanced, four declined and four traded firm. Trading activity on the First Tier Market

Four in T&T’s Advertising Hall of Fame

Mon, 2013-11-25 23:13
Tuesday, November 26, 2013Ronald Murray, president of the AAATT, presents a Hall of Fame award to Nicola Corbin Robinson who received it on behalf of the late John Corbin.

The Advertising Agencies Association of Trinidad & Tobago (AAATT) recently celebrated the induction of its first four Hall of Famers at Jaffa at the Oval. The inductees, Katherine Inglefield, D

T&T gets Canje Basin lands for mega farms

Mon, 2013-11-25 23:11
Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Food Production Minister Devant Maharaj has confirmed that lands in Guyana’s Canje Basin are being made available for T&T investment in large-scale agriculture proj

European crackdown on tax cheats proposed

Mon, 2013-11-25 23:10
Tuesday, November 26, 2013

BRUSSELS—The European Union’s tax man wants to change the rules to make it tougher for companies to escape paying taxes by exploiting countries’ differing laws. European Commission

Latin America officials call for more integration

Sun, 2013-11-24 04:11
Sunday, November 24, 2013

BRASILIA—Latin America officials have called for further regional integration toward sustainable and inclusive development. Integration is a strategic requirement for reducing ineq

The trappings of independence revisited

Sun, 2013-11-24 04:10
Everard MedinaSunday, November 24, 2013

In the years after the end of World War II, in the heyday of newly-won independence, it was the accepted wisdom in newly emergent countries that entrance into the society of nations needed a nation

Private sector to improve US-Caribbean trade

Sun, 2013-11-24 04:09
Sunday, November 24, 2013

WASHINGTON DC—A coalition of Caribbean private sector organisations has been launched here with a multi-year programme to develop, design, and implement a policy and business advoc

Columbus founder shares success secrets

Sun, 2013-11-24 04:08
Aleem KhanSunday, November 24, 2013Brendan Paddick, chairman and chief executive officer of Columbus International Inc.

Brendan Paddick, the Canadian who started a Caribbean-headquartered telecommunications company that now operates in 42 countries in the region, share

US stocks creep deeper into record territory

Sun, 2013-11-24 04:05
Sunday, November 24, 2013

NEW YORK—Good news in the pharmaceutical industry is pushing the stock market deeper into record territory. The Dow Jones industrial average rose seven points to 16,017 in midday t

Trading in $1.5 m in shares on TTSE

Sat, 2013-11-23 01:09
Saturday, November 23, 2013

Overall market activity resulted from trading in 14 securities of which four advanced, five declined and five traded firm. Trading activity on the First Tier Market registered a volume of 680,059 s

T&T and Guyana push ahead with agri land deal

Sat, 2013-11-23 01:09
Saturday, November 23, 2013

Guyana and T&T are forging ahead with an agreement which allows for investors from T&T to engage in large scale farming in Guyana, and will see both countries e

IDB on special mission to T&T

Sat, 2013-11-23 01:07
Raphael John-LallSaturday, November 23, 2013

Even as economic depression continues to affect the Caribbean, T&T is playing a leadership role in the region, Planning Minister Bho