Tobago named among islands making up world's fastest growing tourism market

Trinidad and Tobago (and in particular, Tobago) has been named among the countries that make up the fastest growing tourism market in the world, according to the World Tourism Organisation.

The 2015 results were published in the following a report carried by CNN on Tuesday, which used Pirate's Bay in Tobago as the leading photograph.

"The always sun-drenched Caribbean is looking particularly fetching right now.

UK's 'Evening Standard' publishes glowing article on Tobago

At a time when the economy of Tobago could do with a boost, just like it's bigger sibling Trinidad, a UK newspaper has published a glowing article about the island.

Patrick Barclay who visited Tobago for the British Airways Legends football tournament, looks at the island as an eco-tourism destination, putting a lot of focus on the Main Ridge rainforest - the world’s oldest legally protected forest reserve. 

"Most people go to Tobago expecting sun, sea and sand," the article began.

Three Tobago Soca finalists in ISM Semi-Finals

Thre Tobago Soca Monarch Finanlists have made it into the semi-final round of the International Soca Monarch competition to be held on Saturday.

This follows the New Tobago Soca Monarch competition Wednesday night.

The following is a statement from the organisers of the show.

"The Men of Exile (M.O.E) is pleased to announce the top twelve (12) artistes who have advanced to the final round of the New Tobago Soca Monarch (NTSM) “Premier Wednesday” 27th January 2016.

Two men appear in Scarborough court charged with Wheelers' murder

Two men appeared in the the Scarborough Magistrates' Court, charged with the murders of Richard and Grace Wheeler.

23-year-old Tobagonian Andre Romeo and 29 year-old Vincentian Naajit Hill,  were officially charged by officers of the Homicide Bureau on Monday.

Both men are from Mount Pleasant. 

They were represented by court appointed attorneys Kern Edwards and Tara Thompson.

The charges were laid indicatbly and they were not called upon to plead.

They will both re-appear in court on November 24th.