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Friday, August 18, 2017

NEW YORK — Walmart’s recent spending spree to try to catch up to Amazon seems to be paying off.

The world’s largest retailer said Thursday that online sales soared 60 percent in the past three months as people shopped more at Walmart.com, Jet.com and its other websites.

Friday, August 18, 2017

Overall market activity resulted from trading in 13 securities of which 3 advanced, 4 declined and 6 traded firm.

Trading activity on the First Tier Market registered a volume of 208,163 shares crossing the floor of the Exchange valued at $3,238,370.62.

Friday, August 18, 2017

Kingston – The Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN), is reporting that more Jamaicans are now employed than at any other period in the country’s history.

Friday, August 18, 2017

The Trinidad and Tobago Manufacturers’ Association (TTMA) has signalled through its budget recommendations for 2017/18, the need for the expansion and growth of the manufacturing sector.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Overall Market activity resulted from trading in 14 securities of which 6 advanced, 2 declined and 6 traded firm.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Committed to increasing access for local chocolatiers to agro-processing markets regionally and internationally, Trade and Industry Minister Paula Gopee-Scoon has commenced discussions with the British High Commission regarding possible collaborative ventures.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

The proposed plan for the construction of a Sandals resort in Tobago is expected to be finalised within a month and half.

This as Government intends to inject more finances into this country’s tourism sector, as one avenue for boosting an already challenged economy.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

The sum of 1.4 million Euros will be disbursed soon to Austrian construction firm, VAMED GmbH & CO KG for the continuation of construction of the Point Fortin Hospital.

This was disclosed by the chairman of the Urban Development Corporation of T&T (UDeCOTT), Noel Garcia.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Overall Market activity resulted from trading in 13 securities of which 4 advanced, 4 declined and 5 traded firm.

Trading activity on the First Tier market registered a volume of 114,346 shares crossing the floor of the Exchange valued at $1,175,787.50.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Trinidad and Tobago’s plans to generate sustainable, long-term growth by rolling out reform programmes and bringing the private sector on board for its infrastructure projects are mapped out in a new report produced by the global research and consultancy firm Oxford Business Group (OBG).

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