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Tue, 01/03/2017 - 20:45

Candidates of political parties in Tobago today declared victory from themselves as they filed nomination papers ahead of the Tobago House of Assembly election.

It's expected to be a keenly...

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Tue, 01/03/2017 - 20:30

We begin with news tonight that after 4 hours of meetings, there seems to be little progress in the talks between the OWTU and Petrotrin.

As Urvashi Tiwari Roopnarine tells us tonight, if...

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Tue, 01/03/2017 - 15:00

Strike action by the OWTU will cost the cash-strapped Petrotrin billions, and one former energy minister says it's time the government makes a move to annihilate any possible threat to the country...

Embedded thumbnail for Economist: Diversify or face economic decline
Fri, 12/30/2016 - 20:00

One economist sounds a warning to the authorities, diversify the economy, or this country will experience the most drastic economic decline it ever has.

Dr Roger Hosein says more needs to...

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Fri, 12/30/2016 - 19:45

A man once hailed as a hero is crying out for help after the promises made to him were not delivered.

With 2017 fast approaching Alfred Cornell says he is growing desperate.

Samuel...

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Fri, 12/30/2016 - 19:30

Earlier this week we brought you a warning by the consumer affairs division reminding consumers to know their rights.

The division warns no exchange; no refund policies are illegal.

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Fri, 12/30/2016 - 19:30

A warning from union boss Ancel Roget to stock up on fuel.

On Wednesday strike notice will be served by the OWTU to Petrotrin, 16 hours of meetings resulted in a complete deadlock.

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Embedded thumbnail for Scratch bomb victim calls for ban on fireworks
Fri, 12/30/2016 - 19:30

Sally-Ann Cuffie is calling on the authorities to ban the use of fireworks or at least impose regulatory measures.

The grandmother knows all too well the dangers of pyrotechnics and scratch...

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Fri, 12/30/2016 - 14:30

There are questions tonight about a seeming failure by customs and police to enforce existing laws related to the use of fireworks.

As the debate continues, we also tell you what citizens...

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Fri, 12/30/2016 - 13:30

Last week we told you of government's move to decentralize the treatment of Zika infected patients.

Tonight we bring you the views of one former minister who condemns the move.

Embedded thumbnail for IAM suffers $4 million sales hit following Shannon Banfield's murder
Fri, 12/30/2016 - 13:15

The doors to IAM on Charlotte Street opened yesterday weeks after Shannon Banfield's body was discovered.

But this angered many who said while they understand the company has to open its...

Embedded thumbnail for Business Watch: RBC Royal Bank to implement credit card limit for int'l transsactions
Fri, 12/30/2016 - 13:15

Come next month, RBC Royal Bank will be implementing restrictions on international credit card transactions as the bank deals with the foreign exchange shortage.

And Massy Holdings Limited...

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