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Wednesday, April 8, 2020


The Coronavirus Outbreak

TTUTA supports school closures

by Bobie-Lee Dixon While TTUTA applauds and supports Government’s decision to close all schools in the country as a preventive...

TTCB suspends all local cricket activity

The Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board (TTCB) is suspending all cricket activity in T&T under its jurisdiction. The TTCB...

Ministry: 77 tested, still only 2 confirmed

As part of the national drive to safeguard the health of the Trinidad and Tobago population in the face of the global...

Zoo closes for one week

The Emperor Valley Zoo will be closed from today for one week as part of a move to reduce the spread of...

Bmobile makes some websites free for COVID-19 info

Bmobile has announced that it is making it easier for customers to access accurate informationand the latest news on COVID-19.

Jamaica gets two news cases, one travelled through T&T

Two new cases of coronavirus COVID-19 in Jamaica have pushed to toll there up to 10. This follows 19...

Minister tells private educational institutions to stay closed

Education Minister Anthony Garcia is calling on private educational institutions to heed Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley's call to close, this...

US Embassy suspends visa appointments

The US Embassy has suspended all in-person visa appointment. The Embassy issued the following statement this effect Sunday morning.

Pandemic leave for workers with children

Public servants, who cannot find supervision for their children over the next week while schools are closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic,...

Barber shop loses business on busiest day

Raphael John-Lall Roger Huggins who works as a barber in Wesley's Barber Salon in Woodbrook estimates that they lost about 60 to 70 percent of...



Coast Guard seaman shot dead, investigation on

by Mark BassantAn ordinary seaman attached to the Trinidad and Tobago Coast Guard (TTCG) in Staubles Bay was accidentally shot and killed after his...

TTPS clarifies its position and the new COVID-19 Regulations on street food

The Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS) and Commissioner of Police, Gary Griffith, have sought to clarify the TTPS’ recent handling of street food vendors, in light of the current COVID-19 Regulations…

“Don’t blame me, all vending is illegal”

Hema Ramkissoon spoke with Commissioner of Police Gary Griffith on the Morning Brew. He reiterates that the TTPS operates within the remit...

Mothers-to-be turn to Mamatoto

With the current COVID-19 crisis, more mothers-to-be are re-thinking giving birth in hospital, and looking to the Mamatoto Resource and Birth Centre in Belmont, as an alternative.