T&T oil workers in demand
energy sector workers are being offered a signature
bonus of US$1 million to sign on to work in
Saudi Arabia and other oil producing nations in the
Middle East, Minister in the Ministry of Finance Conrad
Enill has said...
grows 5.5% in 2007
T&T economy is expected to achieve a growth rate
of 5.5 per cent in the 2007 financial year, according
to the Review of the Economy, one of the many documents
released along with the 2008 budget which was presented
in the House of Representatives yesterday...
raise could worsen labour shortage
SUPPLY of labour continues to be a challenge to businesses
and the service industry, says Ashmeer Mohamed, president
of the Couva/Point Lisas Chamber of Commerce...
theme, Nurturing a Caring Society, is repeated throughout
the Public Sector Investment Programme (PSIP) for
body to monitor budget
promises but no implementation
independent monitoring body should be set up to analyse
the implementation of past budgets, a senior official
of the Co-operative Credit Union League of T&T
giveaways in T&TMcLeodJames said on Tuesday...
imports must be reduced
General of the Oilfield Workers Trade Union, Errol
McLeod, has said that T&T is being run by a group
of stupid people who will give away our gas
for next to nothing.
needs more funds
than one week after the Governments national
consultation on food prices, the agriculture sector
was granted $1.2 billion by Prime Minister Patrick
Manning to boost the lagging industry...
price consultation an election ploy
Governments National Consultation on Food Prices
was nothing more than an election ploy.This is according
to Rudy Indarsingh, head of the All Trinidad Sugar
and General Workers Trade Union...
fails to trigger insurance plan
Dean failed to trigger a World Bank insurance scheme
established to compensate Caribbean nations for hurricane