CLICO can repay Govt by year end | Local Business

Executive chair of CLICO, Claire Gomez-Miller, says the insurance company can clear its $1.1 billion debt to the Government of by the end of 2022.And she said the sale of…

Central Bank keeps repo rate at 3.50% | Local Business

  WHILE many central banks around the world have increased their key interest rates to dampen spiralling inflation, the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago announced yesterday that it is…

Trade unionist Michael Annisette: Cut parliamentarians’ salaries | Local Business

A CALL has been made by Michael Annisette, general secretary of the Caribbean Congress of Labour and the National Trade Union Centre (Natuc), for the Government to share the sacrifice…

Former finance minister: | Local Business

Former finance minister Mariano Browne has expressed concern that no mention was made about plans for the former Petrotrin refinery in Monday’s budget presentation.The refinery was shut down by the…

…Mixed reviews from South businesses | Local Business

The 2022/23 budget presentation has received mixed reviews from members of the southern business community who said yesterday they both accepted and questioned the varying measures introduced by Finance Minister…

FAO: Digitalization presents opportunities for women and youth in rural areas | World Business

QU Dongyu, Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), is of the belief that digitalization has great potential to drive progress towards an inclusive future…

NGC’s half-year profits jump to $1.53b | Local Business

THE National Gas Company of T&T (NGC) yesterday declared an after-tax profit of $1.53 billion for the first six months of its 2022 financial year, 251 per cent more than…

KFC hikes delivery fee | Local Business

KFC and Pizza Hut customers are now paying a $5 increase in delivery fees. The delivery fee increased on September 20 from $20 to $25. This is the second hike…

THA secretary critical of fare increases | Local Business

DISAPPOINTED is how the Tobago House of Assembly’s Tourism Secretary Tashia Burris says she felt about Finance Minister Colm Imbert’s budget presentation on Monday. She was also critical of the…

Economist: A mediocre budget | Local Business

A budget for the rich by a callous Government. That is how economist Dr Keston Perry has described the 2022/2023 budget presented in Parliament on Monday by Finance Minister Colm…