for the SME sector
our countrys independence from British Rule
in 1962, the small business sector, has complained
about the lack of tangible and meaningful support.
This is in spite of organisations such as the Business
Development Corporation (BDC) and the National Entrepreneurship
Development Co Ltd (Nedco) which exist to support
the small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), owners
as well as those who simply have an idea and would
like to get into business...
reduces interest rates again
Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) once again reduced interest
rates on all its open market securities, varying between
30-50 basis points across the maturity spectrum...
big returns a little investing can bring
on the local stock market should be picking up now
as the Carnival season drifts into the background...
the EITI in T&T...lessons learnt from international
FebRuary 2 and 3, the South Trinidad Chamber participated
in an important international workshop in Paris on
implementing the Extractive Industries Transparency
times in energy
Petroleum Conference begins next week
very good friends at the South Trinidad Chamber of
Industry and Commerce (STCIC) are always striving
for new heights as far as the annual petroleum conference
is concerned and they had tried to rope in no less
a person than the President of Guyana, Bharrat Jagdeo,
to talk on The Revitalisation Of Exploration in Caricoms
headquarters territory at this years event...
PBR - mass transit or management?
weeks ago, the Chamber was addressed by the Minister
of Works and Transport, Franklin Khan, when he unveiled
his plan for the restoration of the Priority Bus Route
(PBR) to a more useful role in the mass transit system
on the east-west corridor and a greater one for the
maxi taxi industry...