Prime Minister Dr. Keith Rowley says the growth of the Credit Union movement on the international stage has compelled governments to act.
Speaking at the opening of the 61st Annual Convention of the Caribbean Confederation of Credit Unions, Dr Rowley said the regional governments have a responsibility to fulfil with the credit union society.
Minister of Health Terrence Deyalsingh has said the recent situation which has seen the suspension of a medical intern has raised questions about the selection process for medical students in the country.
Speaking at the Mount Hope Women's Hospital on Saturday morning, the Minister said he had previously raised his reservations about the criteria to enter medical school in the country.
Minister of Health Terrence Deyalsingh is hopeful that the launch of a "great pap smear initiative will help reduce the threat of cervical cancer.
The Minister visited the Mount Hope Women's Hospital and Colposcopy Clinic on Saturday as the NCRHA held the free walk-in initiative at the hospital which was utilised by hundreds of women on Saturday.
Peter Christopher reports.
One local night spot is taking a different spin on the World Cup craze, hosting weekly virtual FIFA tournaments.
But as Peter Christopher finds out, the tournament isn't just a promotion for the lounge but an attempt to further develop the E-sports community.
Here's the report.
Communications Minister Stuart Young has condemned those who, he says, are deliberately spreading panic and despair via social media.
The South West Regional Health Authority says there is no doctor by the name "Micah Marley" attached to the San Fernando General Hospital.
A 34 year old man is warded at hospital in a stable condition following a shooting involving police in the Morvant district, on Friday.
Acting Commissioner of Police Stephen Williams has called on the public to stop sharing a message on social media intending to create panic across the country.
One man is dead and his common-law wife has been hospitalised following a shooting in Sangre Grande.
Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley went to the San Fernando Masjid for the Annual Commemoration of Eid Ul Fitr on Saturday.