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Chinapoo to leave UTC in May

Ian Chinapoo, executive director of the Unit Trust Corporation of Trinidad and Tobago (UTC), will be leaving the post when his term comes to an end on May 31. Announcing the news late yesterday afternoon, the UTC thanked Chinapoo for … Read More »

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The Future Direction of Local and International Trade

The future direction of local and international trade was demonstrated to a diverse group of business clients when RBC Royal Bank hosted an electronic commerce (e-commerce) workshop at Achievor’s Banquet Hall, Duncan Village, San Fernando last week. Highlighting the potential … Read More »

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Saudi Chamber to Host Business Forum

The Trinidad Saudi Chamber of Commerce is set to hold its business forum at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Port of Spain on March 28. And, already the organisers are hopeful it will be an annual event. In a statement, … Read More »

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Leslie Heads Tobago Development Company

Lois Leslie has been named the new CEO of the Eco-Industrial Development Company (E-IDCOT), which manages the Cove Eco-Industrial Business Park (CEIBP). She assumed her new position on February 1. Leslie has a varied background with experience in project management, … Read More »

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Fay-Ann eyes Hollywood

SEAN NERO There is excitement in the Asylum camp with news that it’s ‘Vi-queen” Fay-Ann Lyons Alvarez is seeking to make inroads on the Hollywood movie circuit. No longer is the music vixen confining her ambitions to this aspect of … Read More »

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Youth leader to PM Rowley: Let’s Talk

Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley is being told he needs to illustrate a clearer commitment to the growth and development of the nation’s youth. The call comes from Nikoli Edwards, vice-chairman on policy advocacy and projects at the Commonwealth Youth … Read More »

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Healthcare for non-nationals crucial to averting health crisis

President of the Family Planning Association of Trinidad and Tobago (FPATT) Professor Rose-Marie Belle Antoine, is urging state officials to make healthcare for non-nationals in this country a priority, in an effort to avert a major health crisis. The sexual … Read More »

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Sex Education Can Save Youths

There is scientific evidence to show that young people possessing quality information about contraception and sex in general, make better decisions when initiating sexual intercourse, in comparison to those lacking similar knowledge. So says Dr Jacqueline Sharpe advisory director of … Read More »

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Traditional Mas in St James

Scores of authentic mas lovers came out to the St James Amphitheatre, Western Main Road, St James, on January 31, to witness an exciting display of traditional mas. The St James Traditional Ole Time Carnival Competition was the title given … Read More »

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