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Central Bank to maintain repo at 3.5%

[email protected] The Central Bank has decided that it will maintain the repo rate at 3.5 per cent noting that there is excess reserves reaching over...

NGC launches energy efficiency app

The National Gas Company (NGC) has launched an App which can be used to identify consumers’ energy use of everyday appliances. The company...

Port workers protest affects weekend ferries sailings

In its latest public advisory, the TTIT provides amended sailing schedules on the sea-bridge for Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th June 2020.

NGC launches an Energy Efficiency App

The National Gas Company of Trinidad and Tobago Limited (NGC) has launched an app which the company says can be used to identify consumers’ energy use of everyday appliances.

TTPS warns of social media ‘grants’ scam

The Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS) is warning the public to be extremely wary of online scams, in which persons are contacted by individuals about an opportunity to obtain free money in the form of a grant from the Government, or a recognised world organisation or institution such as the United Nations.

Interruptions in the Inter-island Ferry Operations—UPDATE

The Trinidad and Tobago Inter-island Transportation Company Limited (TTIT) has given assurances to the travelling public that the Inter-island ferries continue to operate as scheduled.

Should we spend more on Manta Lodge?

The announcement by Tobago House of Assembly Chief Secretary Ancil Dennis that the Assembly will be spending an additional $10 million on the Manta Lodge Hotel to ready it for guests is of concern if it will not lead to taxpayers recovering the millions already spent on a property that has never welcomed a single guest.

Major projects to provide cleaner electricity

Joel Julien [email protected] Two major solar projects that will generate solar energy in this country at a cost on par with current electricity prices have been...

THA moves to refurbish Manta Lodge by year-end

Twenty-four additional high-end rooms would be added to Tobago’s room stock by the end of this year. The assurance comes as the Tobago House...

bmobile offers customers massive increase in free data

bmobile has announced an upgrade for its customers and has invited mobile phone owners who are not part of its network to try it...


PM: General Election 2020 on August 10th

Prime Minister Dr Kieth Rowley announced in Parliament this afternoon that this country's General Election will be on August 10th.

Pharmacist found dead at home

A popular businessman and pharmacist was found dead upstairs his Fit for Life Pharmacy in Chase Village, Chaguanas, on Friday.Robert Soogrim's body was found...

Murdered cop’s dad wants to come home for funeral

Jefferson Moseley, the father of murdered police officer PC Allen Moseley, is seeking an urgent exemption from National Security Minister Stuart Young to return...

Four charged with businessman’s murder

Three men and one woman have been charged with the murder of a 64-year-old businessman, Koongebeharry Jaisarie. Nigel Winchester, 40, Dwayne Marcelle,...

Three gang leaders among 61 arrested

Three alleged senior gang leaders from north Trinidad were among 61 people arrested on Friday evening during an exercise in Belmont. They were...