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Energy Minister Franklin Khan has been appointed as the President of the Gas Exporting Companies Forum for the year 2018.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, 1 Nov 2017. This year can be described as a tale of two situations for Caribbean tourism. During the first half of this year the region performed at new record pace, welcoming 16.6 million international tourist arrivals at a healthy growth rate of 5.2 per cent, when compared to the same period last year.
The Minister of Finance, the Hon. Colm Imbert, is extending a public invitation to meet with all of the owners and/or shareholders and/or directors of private members’ clubs and other similar business establishments that engage in casino-type gambling, to discuss the taxation of gambling tables and gambling devices.
Prime Minister Dr the Honourable Keith Rowley has asked Mexican President, His Excellency Enrique Pena Nieto to immediately consider the development and implementation of a partial scope trade agreement which will allow Trinidad and Tobago manufactured goods access to the Mexican market.
Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service has issued Information Bulletin #2 advising citizens that the Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ) continues to remain active just east of Trinidad and Tobago as it is being influenced by a near- stationary, well- defined upper level trough. There is a 60% (medium) chance that there will be a change in the upper level trough position, resulting in an increase in rainfall over the next 18 to 24 hours.
October 25th, 2017 Kent House, Maraval –Over the past few days, a number of communities across Trinidad have been experiencing severe flooding due to heavy rainfalls. Some of the low-lying areas that were significantly affected include Piarco, Carapo, Dow Village, Barrackpore, Woodland, Penal, Princes Town, Moruga, Mafeking and the Mayaro/Manzanilla region.
Commonwealth citizens are set to benefit from improved legal services in a range of areas as law ministers ended their meeting in The Bahamas with a package of agreements and pledges.