Tag Archives: Trinidad and Tobago

Young talks green energy projects with development bank

Business Ryan Hamilton-Davis 5 Hrs Ago Stuart Young, Energy Minister, left, shakes hands with Bernardo Requena, CAF representative in TT, during a meeting at the ministry’s head office in Port of Spain. – Photo courtesy MEEI MINISTER of Energy Stuart Young met with the Trinidad and Tobago representative of CAF – Development Bank of Latin […]

Ansa McAl, WizdomCRM expand partnership

Business Enrique Rupert Tuesday 16 July 2024 Head of Culture and Communications, ANSA McAL Ltd, Sarah Inglefield receiving the sponsor trophy from country manager, WizdomCRM, Charielle Plowden – ANSA McAL has expanded its local and regional partnership with WizdomCRM to promote financial literacy for students and create a more sustainable, economically stable environment. In a […]

E-commerce strategy reaches second phase

Business Ryan Hamilton-Davis Tuesday 16 July 2024 Candice Lackhansingh, director, policy and strategy directorate, MTI, left; David Hughes, consultant, UNCTAD; Ina Hodge, e-commerce and digital economy branch, division of technology and logistics, UNCTAD; Paula Gopee-Scoon, Trade Minister; Ava Mahabir-Dass, deputy permanent secretary, MTI and Joanna Kazana, UN resident co-ordinator, at the eTrade Ready Validation and […]

Why new routes take off – or are grounded

Business Newsday Thursday 18 July 2024 Frontier Airlines’ Airbus A320-200 successfully lands after its first flight from San Juan, Puerto Rico to TT. Photo courtesy Narissa Fraser – The week gone by saw both Frontier Airlines and Caribbean Airlines (CAL) giving a boost to air linkages between TT and Puerto Rico. On July 10, Frontier […]

Paris 2024: Behind the figures

Business Newsday 3 Days Ago This general view shows the Olympic rings on display in front of The City Hall in Paris on March 13 ahead of the 2024 Olympic Games. – AFP PHOTO With this year’s Olympic Games approaching the starting block, we look at how the numbers stack up. As events go, there’s […]

‘A person is known by the company he keeps’

Business Newsday 3 Days Ago Relationship-building: The ability as adults to motivate and work together as a team. Photo courtesy Freepik – Human beings evolved in communities, packs or groups, gangs, tribes or clans. As a mammalian species, we are unable to survive alone. From birth we need care and guidance, we need a community. […]

AS Bryden reports $139m in profits

Business Ryan Hamilton-Davis 3 Days Ago AS Bryden CEO Richard Pandohie – AS Bryden and Sons Holdings Ltd reported $139.8 million in profits in its consolidated statement of comprehensive income for the year ending December 2023. The profits were more than double the amount recorded in its financial results of 2022, when it earned $69.6 […]

Samsung release two new phones with AI capabilities

Business Enrique Rupert 2 Days Ago Samsung Galaxy Z Fold6. Photo courtesy Samsung – Samsung Electronics Co Ltd released its new Galaxy Z Fold6 and Galaxy Z Flip6 at Galaxy Unpacked in Paris on July 10. In a release, Samsung said earlier this year it started a new era of mobile artificial intelligence (AI) through […]

Top 10 tech in-demand skills for 2024

Business Newsday 2 Days Ago Looking at the top in-demand tech skills. – In the Caribbean, we have traditionally celebrated the careers of doctors, lawyers and engineers as prestigious and lucrative. Yet as we continue to churn out thousands of graduates each year in these fields, many find themselves underemployed or struggling to secure work […]

Trinidad and Tobago, Curacao hold partial-scope trade talks

Business Shweta Sharma 7 Hrs Ago PARTIAL-SCOPE TALKS: Dr Caryl Monte, president, Permanent Commission for International Trade and Foreign Economic Relations, Curacao, left, in conversation with Randall Karim, permanent secretary, Ministry of Trade, at the first round of negotiations for the PSTA between TT and Curacao. – Photo courtesy MTI TRINIDAD and Tobago and Curacao […]