Monday, June 24, 2019

Tag: Trinidad and Tobago

Spanish, British Companies Find Huge Gas Field...

MADRID (AP) — Spanish energy company Repsol and London-based BP say they have found a gas field in the Caribbean containing an estimated two...

Small Earthquakes Shake Up Four Caribbean Islands...

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Monday, Nov. 14, 2016: Four Caribbean islands have been rattled by small-magnitude earthquakes over a four-day period, data from...

Major Jamaica Exporter Boycott Trinidad and Tobago...

Trinidad and Tobago Trade and Industry Minister Paula Gopee Scoon Friday expressed disappointment that trade was being used as a measure to discuss immigration...

Trinidad and Jamaica Continue Dialogue Following Immigration...

Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago have held further talks to discuss the recent decision by immigration personnel in the twin island republic to deny...

Barbados Government Places Strict, Year-Long Ban on...

The Barbados government117 has announced a 12-month ban on the importation of Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems, also known as unmanned aerial vehicles or drones,...

UN to Host Strategic Planning Retreat in...

A Strategic Planning Retreat (SPR) for the UN Multi Country Sustainable Development Framework (UN MSDF) for the Caribbean will be held on December...

Trinidad and Tobago’s Foreign and CARICOM Affairs...

Trinidad and Tobago’s Foreign and CARICOM Affairs Minister Dennis Moses says it is the intention of the new Keith Rowley administration to adopt a...

The Benefits of Breadfruit: How This Caribbean...

On his recent visit to Trinidad and Tobago for Emancipation Day, Julius Garvey, son of legendary activist Marcus Garvey, emphasized the need to boost...

Trinidad and Tobago Receive Extradition Request from...

PORT OF SPAIN—Trinidad and Tobago received a formal extradition request from the United States on Thursday for former FIFA Vice-President Jack Warner. "I have received...

Family and Friends Remember the Death of...

Today marks exactly one year since prominent Senior Counsel Dana Seetahal was executed in a deadly shooting which shook the nation to its core. Even...

Trinidad and Tobago Hit By Second Earthquake...

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) – Trinidad and Tobago was jolted by an earthquake with a magnitude of 4.8 on Monday, the second tremor...

Tech Giant Google Submits Report to Trinidad...

The Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS) says it has received communication from the internet service provider, Google, as investigations continue into allegations that...

Trinidad and Tobago Prime Minister Proposes Energy...

Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago, Kamla Persad-Bissessar, has proposed a Caribbean Energy Thematic Fund for CARICOM member states, to address regional energy security. Speaking...

Former National Security Minister For Trinidad and...

Former national security minister Martin Joseph drowned Monday while swimming at a Tobago beach, police have confirmed. However, the police said they were not releasing...

Trinidad and Tobago Takes Steps To Reduce...

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved a US$110 million loan for Trinidad and Tobago to prevent and control risk factors of chronic diseases...

6 Facts About Slavery in Trinidad That...

Amerindian Influence Amerindian (Caribs and Arawaks) people existed in Trinidad for as long as 6,000 years before the arrival of Christopher Columbus and numbered at...

Caribbean Students Honored for Outstanding Performance

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados -- Students from schools in Trinidad and Tobago and Jamaica dominated the awards for the Most Outstanding Performance in the 2014 Caribbean...

Trinidad and Tobago to Train Ugandans in...

The high commissioner of Trinidad and Tobago has pledged that his government would continue training Ugandans in the oil and gas field. Speaking at celebrations...

Trinidad and Tobago Considers Removing Visa Restrictions...

Chinese nationals who want to visit Trinidad and Tobago will likely soon be able to enter the country visa-free, Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar said. She...

Trinidad and Tobago to Train Ugandans, Nigerians...

Discussions are continuing between Nigeria and Trinidad and Tobago (T&T) to provide training for Nigerian and Ugandan nationals in the energy sector, Fazal Karim,...

Trinidad and Tobago’s National Security Promises Swift...

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad -- Immediately following the shooting death of Senior Counsel Dana Seetahal in Trinidad, the minister of national security, Senator Gary...