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Consideration being given to a new ticketing system

Consideration being given to a new ticketing system

Consideration is being given to a new system of ticketing which will land bigger fines for drivers caught well over the speed limit. The revelation was made today at the TTPS weekly media briefing, by the service’s Road Safety Coordinator Brent Batson. Earlier, Traffic ...

Amrit Maharaj

June 8th, 2016

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World Ocean Day 2016 – stop plastic pollution!

World Ocean Day 2016 – stop plastic pollution!

Trinbagonians love the sea, but how much do we actually care? Today is World Oceans Day and a call is being made for persons around the globe to help protect this valuable natural resource. The theme for 2016 is “Healthy Oceans, Healthy Planet” and the focus is on the ...

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June 8th, 2016

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THA Chief Secretary: united tourism approach needed for T&T

THA Chief Secretary: united tourism approach needed for T&T

Trinidad AND Tobago need to work together to market tourism. This call comes from THA Chief Secretary Orville London, the the wake of criticism for Tobago’s tourism statistics. It was recently revealed that hotel occupancy on the island in 2015 was just 34%, despite ...

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June 8th, 2016

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Former UNC Minister criticizes Opposition

Former UNC Minister criticizes Opposition

The Opposition is today being accused of failing to hold the Government accountable for its actions. This criticism comes today from former UNC Minister Vasant Bharath, regarding the recent withdrawal of TT$2.5 billion dollars from the Heritage and Stabilization Fund. He ...

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June 8th, 2016

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Prime Minister Rowley calls for manufacturing innovation

Prime Minister Rowley calls for manufacturing innovation

Despite being quite successful over the years, the domestic manufacturing sector needs to be examined. Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley believes manufacturers have been too cautious despite their opportunities. Speaking at the TTMA’s Dinner and Awards Ceremony last night, he ...

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June 8th, 2016

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NWRHA: supply of some chemo drugs “intermittent”

NWRHA: supply of some chemo drugs “intermittent”

The NWRHA has admitted to a shortage of some chemotherapy drugs. It is however attributing that to the general unavailability of drugs from suppliers themselves, as opposed to any other factors. In a release it says the supply of certain drugs over the past few months has ...

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June 8th, 2016

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Entrepreneur: Customer service key to success

Customer service is one of the key factors for entrepreneurs to gain a competitive advantage, especially in these recessionary times. That’s the advice from entrepreneur Stefan De Las, who was a guest on 103FM’s new programme ‘Building a Legacy’ last night. He believes in ...

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June 7th, 2016

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Opposition wants PM referred to Privileges Committee

Opposition wants PM referred to Privileges Committee

The Opposition has requested that the Prime Minister be referred to the Parliament’s Privileges Committee. It was made by Senator Wayne Surge following alleged statements by the PM during the Post Cabinet Media Briefing on May 25th. The Opposition claims that, Dr. Rowley ...

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June 7th, 2016

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Two charged with Carenage murder

Two charged with Carenage murder

Two men have appeared in court charged with murder. 24 year old Joseph Julien and 23 year old Isaiah Felix are accused of shooting Antonio Superville to death on April 29th in Big Yard, Carenage. They were charged yesterday, and stood before Chief Magistrate Marcia ...

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June 7th, 2016

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T&T may have 200,000 squatters

This country may have over 200,000 squatters. This was revealed today by CEO of the Land Settlement Agency, Hazar Hosein, during a sitting of Parliament’s Joint Select Committee. Mr Hosein explained exactly how they arrived at that figure. Hosein estimate 07 06 16 Mr Hosein ...

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June 7th, 2016

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