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Sunday, January 8, 2017

Marathon talks yesterday to stave-off a potentially crippling strike by Petrotrin workers failed last night.

For all indicators, the strike notice served on State-owned Petrotrin, last Wednesday goes into effect this morning.

Sunday, January 8, 2017

After seven hours of conciliation talks yesterday among the Oilfields Workers’ Trade Union (OWTU), Petrotrin president Fitzroy Harewood and Minister of Labour Jennifer Baptiste-Primus there was no agreement on a wage settlement.

Sunday, January 8, 2017

There will be no million dollar first prize for the winner of this year’s National Calypso Monarch competition and competitors can only sing one song for Dimanche Gras.

Sunday, January 8, 2017

The Ministry of Works and Transport has been slow to conclude negotiations with Swiss offshore drilling contractor, Transocean, that will lead to the payment to the Government of at least US$35 million ($231 million) for the mooring of nine drillships off the coast of Chaguaramas for close to...

Sunday, January 8, 2017

Following a year which saw record numbers of police officers being charged with crimes, a religious leader yesterday called upon police to root out all corrupt members from within its ranks in an effort to restore the public’s trust and confidence in the Police Service.

Sunday, January 8, 2017

Another member of the Keith Diaz-led Pan Trinbago executive has resigned insisting there was a lack of transparency in the leadership of the organisation.

Sunday, January 8, 2017

Two prison officers were chopped at the Golden Grove Remand Yard Prison in Arouca last Friday.

The incident took place shortly after 9 am when a group of prisoners were being led back in their cells on the upper floor of the North Wing when a fracas broke out.

Sunday, January 8, 2017

Five-year-old Anna Seecharan was overjoyed yesterday as her father carried a mattress into their new home, less than a month after their old house was destroyed by fire. 

Sunday, January 8, 2017

Neighbourly love and a commitment from the San Fernando Mayor has given hope to the victims of a Boxing Day fire which left 28 people in Marabella homeless. 

Sunday, January 8, 2017

Deputy Chaguanas Mayor Faaiq Mohammed was among thousands of travellers caught in last Friday’s mass shooting in Ft Lauderdale International Airport in Florida.

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