Motorists immediately began spending more for diesel yesterday.
Smokers, drinkers and online purchasers will also be doing likewise—paying more—from October 20.
A 29-year-old father of three was shot dead this morning in upper Bass Street, Santa Cruz.
The body of Jeffon "Cash" Jordan was found there not long after the man attended a peace meeting in the area, according to initial reports.
With Jordan's killing, Trinidad and Tobago recorded its 100th intentional homicide for the year, according to a Bullet Points tally.
Police are probing the matter.