Saturday, August 29, 2015


Ex-ministers: Testing $$ time for poll winner*

Aug. 28, 2015, 8:51 PM AST Comments

THE political party that forms the next administration will be faced with a true test of resurrecting the country’s economy, former minister of finance, Wendell Mottley, and former trade minister, Mariano Browne, have said.

'Increased fixed-line rates' from September*

Aug. 26, 2015, 9:31 PM AST Comments

FROM September 25, fixed-line TSTT customers will have to pay a little more for calls to local mobile phones during peak hours. In an advisory posted on its website, telecoms provider TSTT said daytime calls from fixed lines to mobile phones will cost customers $1 per minute...

Chamber: No political attacks on business

Aug. 26, 2015, 10:26 AM AST Comments

By Sandhya Santoo - The Chaguanas Chamber of Industry and Commerce (CCIC) is expressing “deep concern and dismay” over social media attacks against on if its members Charran’s Bookstore, which was falsely accused of shutting its doors in the face of a political party.

US$40 oil price for budget*

Aug. 25, 2015, 7:32 PM AST Comments

GOVERNMENT is using a “more conservative baseline” figure of US$40 a barrel on which to peg its budget, Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar said yesterday.

Rowley: we will pay ex-Caroni workers

Aug. 25, 2015, 11:56 AM AST Comments

By Carolyn Kissoon - A Peoples National Movement (PNM) Government would pay outstanding money owed to former Caroni (1975) Limited workers. That was the promise made by PNM political leader, Dr Keith Rowley, as he addressed supporters at a public meeting in Couva on Monday night.

Valuing TTNGL Part II*

Aug. 25, 2015, 8:28 PM AST Comments

Today we at Bourse conclude on TTNGL by providing our view on the valuation approach, PPGPL earnings projections for FY2015, (including both Q1 2015 as reported and as adjusted) and a possible range of prices for TTNGL.

Eggs shortfall till December *

Aug. 24, 2015, 7:50 PM AST Comments

By Sue-Ann Wayow - FOR the next few months, eggs will imported from the United States since there may be a shortage in local production until December.

Valuing TTNGL: Part I of II*

Aug. 23, 2015, 8:7 PM AST Comments

This week we at Bourse put forward our rating on the Trinidad and Tobago NGL Limited (TTNGL). A more detailed report will be posted to our website tomorrow.

Spicing up your rum*

Aug. 18, 2015, 11:52 PM AST Comments

MASSY Distribution last Wednesday launched Kraken Spiced Black Rum at Shakers on the Avenue, Ariapita Avenue, Port of Spain.

Combatting white collar crime*

Aug. 18, 2015, 11:34 PM AST Comments

THE 2014 Global Corruption Perception Index, published by Transparency International, ranks Trinidad and Tobago unfavourably at 85 out of 175 countries.