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Are we helping or hampering the Venezuelans?

We’re hearing all the sad, sob stories of the suffering of the Venezuelan people. No food, no medications, no foreign exchange….everything grinding to a halt. Thousands, if not millions seeking refugee status wherever they can find it. Our heartstrings are being drawn tightly around our necks, without enough being said about the cause of the crisis. What brought the 31 million people of Venezuela to […]

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June 8th, 2016

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Don’t Read This! (It’s Only the Most Valuable Psychology Hack You Can Learn)

Don’t Read This! (It’s Only the Most Valuable Psychology Hack You Can Learn)

Apply now to be an Enterpreneur360™  company and let us tell the world your success story. Get Started » “Don’t touch: wet paint.” How many times have you seen that and wanted to touch the wet paint? How many times have you seen that sign, ignored it, and done the thing you’ve been explicitly told not to do? If you’re anything like me, I’m guessing […]

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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 T&T where many firms lack good customer service, entrepreneurs can actually improve their own service to dip into new and existing […]

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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 made “damaging and negative” allegations against several independent senators, following the passing of the SSA Amendment Bill in Parliament. Senate President Christine […]

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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 Ayers-Caesar in the Port of Spain 8th Court today. In addition to murder, they were also charged with possession of a […]

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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 was also asked to give an update on leases for 4,469 lots developed by the LSA. Hosein leases 07 06 […]

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June 7th, 2016

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Ministry notes alleged shortage of chemotherapy drugs

The Health Ministry has taken note of and is exploring allegations of a local shortage in chemotherapy drugs. The claim came recently from historian and cancer patient Angelo Bissessarsingh. Today 103FM News spoke with Chief Medical Officer Dr Akenath Misir, who said a statement on the matter is being prepared. He pointed out though, that concerns over general pharmaceutical drug shortages had been expressed previously. […]

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June 7th, 2016

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Opposition Senator rejects Procurement Review Board

Opposition Senator rejects Procurement Review Board

There is no need for a review board for Public Procurement. This was the view expressed by Opposition Senator Wade Mark, during his contribution on Government’s proposed amendments. The board will have the power to review decisions made by the procurement regulator and will comprise a retired judge as chairman. But Mr. Mark said this function is already accounted for through law. Mark No Review […]

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June 7th, 2016

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Full probe ordered into removal of keys from POS Prison

Full probe ordered into removal of keys from POS Prison

The Acting Assistant Commissioner of Prisons has been appointed to fully investigate the removal of keys from the Port of Spain Jail. Last Friday it was revealed that a prison officer failed to return a bunch of keys for a section of the facility. Although the keys were recovered, the man was charged for misbehaviour in public office. According to National Security Minister Edmund Dillon, […]

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June 7th, 2016

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Bomb scare at UWI causes cancellation of classes

Bomb scare at UWI causes cancellation of classes

A bomb scare at the UWI St. Augustine campus has caused the cancellation of several classes. According to the University, staff and students of the Faculty of Humanities and Education, the Alma Jordan Library, the Student Activities Center, the Food Court and the Learning Resource Center were evacuated this morning. The Campus was given the all clear to resume normal operations at 11:20am. But a release […]

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June 7th, 2016

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