Kwesi Charles

Kwesi Charles

Shift happens! As a millennial, I will never forget what it was like to hear the dial up sound of the internet especially on a packed Friday night and feel the sadness when the MSN Messenger icons color stayed maroon and not green........a 12year old today will never know the sound of WiFi.

Shift happens! In a changing environment, some companies succeed while others don’t. As a business leader it is always important to ask yourself why? Is it product, mindset, data…what is it? A good case study for shift survival is Microsoft which is one of the few companies which has maintained its Top 10 of Top 100 Most Valuable Companies by Market Capitalisation. 

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This week, we at Bourse begin an analysis of several economic trends and consider what investors and the wider public might expect in the upcoming national budget carded for October 7.

KALLCO, the construction conglomerate headed by businessman Arvin Kalloo, has sold the majority stake it bought in the Lawrence Duprey-owned MotorOne to a Jamaican general insurance company.

Following is the text of the statement delivered in the Parliament yesterday by Finance Minister Colm Imbert in announcing that a company named Patriotic, wholly owned by the Oilfields Workers’ Trade Union (OWTU), has been chosen to purchase the Pointe-a-Pierre refinery, formerly Petrotrin.

DECISIONS to increase or implement new taxes are often met with protest and objection. But Port of Spain businesses are actually asking to be taxed.

THE FINANCIAL situation at the Sports Company of Trinidad and Tobago (SporTT) is dire.

FINANCE Minister Colm Imbert declared his interest to the House of Representatives when he piloted the Finance Bill No 2 in the House of Representatives on July 4, 2016.