After Tuesday's massive earthquake, some on social media questioned whether this country's Protective Services are ready to deal with a natural disaster or any incident that would result in mass casualty.
After Tuesday’s massive 6.9 Magnitude earthquake, Trinidad and Tobago had another shake on Wednesday morning.
The Minister of National Security and Communications, Stuart Young, updated the national community on the latest efforts following Tuesday's 6.9 Magnitude earthquake.
The Ministry of Finance advises thatdue to the aftereffects of the earthquake which occurred on Tuesday 21st August, 2018, the following offices of the Ministry of Finance will be closedto staff and members of the public onWednesday 22nd August, 2018:
Government will be heading to Venezuela on Saturday to sign off on the deal that will allow this country to process gas from the Dragon Field.
Two men were fatally shot on Tuesday evening after attending the wake of a murder victim.
On behalf of the Government of Trinidad and Tobago, the National Emergency Operations Centre (NEOC) is currently coordinating assessments of all critical infrastructure, government buildings, roadways, and private properties subsequent to the 6.8 magnitude earthquake felt across the country on Tuesday 21st August, 2018 at 5:31 p.m.
The country was caught unawares when an earthquake originating just off the coast of Venezuela caused major tremors which were felt throughout Trinidad and Tobago late on Tuesday afternoon.