As a Small Island Developing State (SIDS), Trinidad and Tobago is particularly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change. More so, as an economy based primarily on the oil and gas industry, involving high carbon emitting processes, it is our responsibility to reduce carbon emissions. Being part of Multilateral Environment Agreements (MEAs) with other countries plays a pivotal role in fulfilling this commitment.

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The figures are yet to be tallied but there was a steady stream of voters throughout the day yesterday during the Tobago House of Assembly (THA) election.

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Two more women have died from complications of the Covid-19 virus after giving birth to their babies.

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ROMAN Catholic Archbishop Jason Gordon says it is the indiscipline of citizens that has brought on this current wave of Covid-19 infections and the rising death toll.

Gordon made the statement as he called on the nation to grow up.

Yesterday, Trinidad and Tobago recorded 26 deaths and 601 new cases of Covid-19.

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A pile of debris grows daily behind the Carenage Fish Market, where fisherfolk say they have been ignored and neglected by management for at least one year.

Discarded wooden frames and heaps of plastic waste and refuse have carpeted parts of the facility’s exterior since its opening in 2018, according to a fisherfolk representative who spoke to the Express in November on behalf of those housed at the market.

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THE Prime Minister is being told he is not yet done answering questions on the issue of his $1.2 million property at INEZ Gate on Shirvan Road in Tobago.

On his return from Barbados on Friday, PM Dr Keith Rowley addressed the United National Congress (UNC) claims over his alleged failure to declare the 2019 purchase of the townhouse to the Integrity Commission.

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With days left before the rematch between the People’s National Movement (PNM) and the Progressive Democratic Patriots (PDP) for control of the Tobago House of Assembly (THA), the PNM enjoys a modest lead of six per cent among residents of Tobago.



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