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Monday, January 17, 2022


The Coronavirus Outbreak

Pfizer COVID vaccines are here!

Minister of Foreign and CARICOM Affairs, Senator Dr Amery Browne, has confirmed the arrival 305,270 doses of WHO approved Pfizer vaccines from the US Government.

Leading local restaurants close doors for 10 days

Dine-in service has been postponed for 10 days at all Trent Restaurants. Curbside and pick-up services are available.

Malabar man charged with breaching curfew

Darryl Morris, a 35-year old man, of Allamande Road, Malabar, was placed on a bond for 12 months, or in default will...

bmobile donates relief hampers to Living Water Community

Rosemary Scott of the Living Water Community (LWC) noted that demand for their relief services has more than doubled since the first lockdown measures were put in place in 2020...

UK is first country to approve Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine

London (CNN) — The United Kingdom has become the first Western nation to approve a Covid-19 vaccine, a landmark moment in the coronavirus pandemic that paves the way for the first doses to be rolled out across the country next week.

7 COVID deaths, 315 new cases

The Ministry of Health has recorded 7 additional COVID related deaths, bringing the total number of deaths to 1151. There are currently...

Tobago records 35 new COVID cases, 1 new death

As of May 17th, Tobago recorded 35 new positive COVID-19 cases over the previous 24 hours.

8 new positive COVID-19 cases, no new deaths recorded

The latest update from the Ministry of Health is confirming 8 new positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of active cases in the country to 360 patients.

TTPS suspends Certificate of Character service

The TTPS has suspended its Certificate of Character service for one month, because of the current COVID-19 outbreak in T&T...

Strong turnout of students for Pfizer vaccines in South

Despite the inclement weather yesterday, before 10 am some 100 children were already vaccinated at the MIC Pleasantville Technology Centre in San Fernando. “It...


Tabaquite man gunned down

One day after celebrating his birthday, a 31-year-old man was gunned down at a business place in Tabaquite earlier today. Dead is...

US researchers share COVID-19 vaccine with the world

Using traditional technology that can be scaled widely and cheaply, Corbevax offers a potential solution to vaccine inequity. By William...

Retired cop murdered

A retired police officer was found murdered at his home in Chaguanas this morning.    Daryl Jodha, 57,...

Store proprietor recalls near death from COVID

As she walked around her store—Secret Glow Skincare and Cosmetics in Town Centre Mall, Port-of-Spain, on Friday– it was still hard for Carlene Rivers...

$3 billion in suspicious transactions from 2020 to 2021

The Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) received 1,638 Suspicious Transaction Reports/Suspicious Activity reports valued at $3.1 billion over 2020 and 2021. Some $2 billion of that...