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Clean up campaign ongoing in Tobago until Christmas

Clean up campaign ongoing in Tobago until Christmas

Tobagonians are being urged to clean-up their surroundings and rid the island of mosquitoes. That’s why the THA’s Division of Health and Social Services will continue its island-wide clean-up campaign every week until Christmas. It began on Tuesday and will run until ...

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November 10th, 2016

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Traffic restrictions on Sunday for Memorial Day parade

Traffic restrictions on Sunday for Memorial Day parade

Motorists are advised that there will be some traffic restrictions near Memorial Park for part of Sunday. The T&T Defence Force says this is to facilitate its Memorial Day parade. There were some restrictions until noon today but for Sunday, it will be from 9am to ...

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November 10th, 2016

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Petrotrin President: Still too many incidents occurring

Petrotrin President: Still too many incidents occurring

There are still too many incidents that occur at Petrotrin. The admittance came today from the company’s President Fitzroy Harewood, who spoke at an Health, Safety & Environmental (HSE) Conference hosted by AMCHAM. He said although significant work has been done to ...

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November 9th, 2016

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Sir Beckles: Trump’s Presidency will see exodus of Caribbean nationals from the US

Sir Beckles: Trump’s Presidency will see exodus of Caribbean nationals from the US

One academic believes significant changes are going to happen in the United States over the next few years, particularly when it comes to race and culture. Sir Hillary Beckles is a historian and Vice-Chancellor of UWI St Augustine, and has been following the US Presidential ...

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November 9th, 2016

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Kamla sends congratulatory message to US President-elect Trump

Kamla sends congratulatory message to US President-elect Trump

Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar has written to Donald Trump, congratulating him on his success at the US polls. Mrs Persad-Bissessar wrote: “Dear  President- Elect Trump, Congratulations on your victory in the Presidential Election and your elevation to the Office ...

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November 9th, 2016

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Tiida tops the list of most stolen cars in T&T

Tiida tops the list of most stolen cars in T&T

The TTPS has revealed the cars most targeted by thieves. The service today released statistics for both larceny and robbery of vehicles. Larceny and robbery are differentiated by the fact is that robberies involves the use of force. To no one’s surprise, the Nissan Tiida ...

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November 9th, 2016

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Imbert apologizes for riot statement

Imbert apologizes for riot statement

A week after making a comment about a lack of riots over the increase in gas and diesel prices, the Finance Minister has apologized. Mr. Colm Imbert’s statement at the 2016 IMF High-Level Caribbean Forum drew heavy criticism. Both the Opposition and unions slammed the ...

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November 9th, 2016

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Minister Sinanan: Dial 623-MEND to report potholes in T&T

Minister Sinanan: Dial 623-MEND to report potholes in T&T

The Works Ministry is taking a technological approach to repair potholes across the country. Speaking this morning, Minister Rohan Sinanan says an ‘issues repair hotline’, 623-MEND, has been created for persons to report potholes in their community by calling the number or ...

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November 9th, 2016

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Body of a man found at an old Petrotrin compressor station

Body of a man found at an old Petrotrin compressor station

The body of a man has been found at an old compressor station in Petrotrin’s Barrackpore Field. The discovery was made yesterday at the station, which Petrotrin says has been out of operation for several years. The company, in a statement this afternoon, said the man’s ...

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November 9th, 2016

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Political Analyst questions US pollsters methods after Donald Trump win

Political Analyst questions US pollsters methods after Donald Trump win

Donald Trump’s win raises many questions about the polls done prior to the US Presidential election. That’s the view of Political Analyst Dr Winford James, after the Republican nominee’s stunning victory over Hillary Clinton. Several polls done before the election showed ...

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November 9th, 2016

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