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Large sums of money went missing at the Arima Regional Corporation and this should be a warning to all Borough corporations that they must be more transparent and efficient in the way they conduct business according to minister of Rural Development and Local Government Kazim Hosein.

Sunday, July 30, 2017

Darryl White, managing director of RBC Royal Bank T&T Ltd, says trends are showing that there has been a 10 per cent increase in usage of credit cards for the last year due to shortage of US currency.

Saturday, July 29, 2017

Trading activity on the First Tier Market registered a volume of 393,080 shares crossing the floor of the Exchange valued at $5,047,485.51.

JMMB Group Ltd was the volume leader with 275,000 shares changing hands for a value of $330,000.00.

Saturday, July 29, 2017

The Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) has appointed Dr Ellis Burris as its new Chief Executive Officer.

Burris will replace acting CEO Alan Poon-King, who had temporarily assumed the position last April.

Saturday, July 29, 2017

Due to the economic factors like low inflation, low credit growth and the sluggishness of the local economy, the Central Bank of T&T has maintained the Repo Rate at 4.75 per cent.

Friday, July 28, 2017

Customs and Excise Division staff who attended yesterday’s meeting with Minister of State in the Ministry of Finance, Allyson West, to discuss the proposed introduction of the T&T Revenue Authority (TTRA) were left disappointed following the two-hour long session.

Friday, July 28, 2017

Republic Financial Holdings Limited (RFHL) has recorded a net profit of $958.9 million for the third quarter ended June 30, 2017, despite weak economic conditions.

This represents an increase of $51.5 million or 5.7 per cent over the corresponding period last year.

Friday, July 28, 2017

One per cent of this country’s labour force has been murdered in the last 12 years, senior lecturer in the Department of Economics at The University of the West Indies (UWI), Dr Roger Hosein, has said.

Murder has also accounted for the loss of $1.4 billion worth of work time.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

The Trinidad Cement Ltd (TCL) Group has recorded revenue of TT$428 million in the second quarter of 2017, bringing total revenue for the first half of the year to $850 million.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

One week before employees of the Customs and Excise Division and the Board of Inland Revenue are set to take a day off on August 4 and exercise their rights outside the Ministry of Finance—Government wants personnel from both divisions to attend an emergency meeting today.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

The Employers Consultative Association of Trinidad and Tobago (ECA) is arguing that the labour movement’s call to shut down the country on August 4 will do more harm than good.

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