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Tue, 09/27/2016 - 22:00

Parents of students at the Reform Village Hindu Primary School are calling on the Education Ministry to tell them why construction was halted on the new school building.

And the Education...

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Tue, 09/27/2016 - 22:00

Prime minister Dr. Keith Rowley may potentially face legal action by opposition leader Kamla Persad Bissessar for what she dubbed as misleading comments about the contentious FATCA bill.

We...

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Tue, 09/27/2016 - 21:45

With less than a week before the September 30th FATCA deadline, government is still without an extension from the united states treasury.

Prime minister Dr. Keith Rowley says government is...

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Tue, 09/27/2016 - 21:45

There have been 22 Ministers of National Security in this country's history and just five have served full terms.

As we continue our analysis ahead of the 2016/2017 budget presentation,...

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Tue, 09/27/2016 - 21:15

An IRS document appears to contradict the government's position on the September 30th deadline for FATCA.

The document obtained from the US Department of the Treasury outlines the framework...

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Tue, 09/27/2016 - 13:30

Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley says he is confident that this country will receive an extension from the US Treasury to pass FATCA legislation.

Dr Rowley says the Government has signalled...

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Mon, 09/26/2016 - 21:15

T&T has its first ultimate ninja warrior.

Jeremy John fought off the challenge of 39 other ' ninjas ' to walk away with the title and the ultimate prize.

We have the action of...

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Mon, 09/26/2016 - 21:00

This country is days away from being FATCA  non-compliant which may lead to American banks restricting business with local banks.

But today at the UN general assembly, the foreign affairs...

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Mon, 09/26/2016 - 20:45

An investigation has been launched into what appears to be an altercation between a student and an official of the Roxborough Secondary School.

And as he awaits a report, Education Minister...

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Mon, 09/26/2016 - 20:45

Don’t panic. That’s the word from CEO of the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Management, Dr. Stephen Ramroop.

Otto Carrington spoke with Dr. Ramroop today as the weather system...

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Mon, 09/26/2016 - 20:45

Back pay has been one of the biggest issues on the national agenda over the last year.

Tough economic times have posed a challenge to the government meeting its obligations to workers....

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Mon, 09/26/2016 - 20:45

In two days, President Anthony Carmona will finally address a number of issues raised in the public domain about his office.

His excellency will address members of the media on Wednesday,...

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