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The Economic Development Advisory Board (EDAB) presented a draft diversification roadmap to the ministers and permanent secretaries in attendance at a meeting last week.

The roadmap comes out of a recognition that the negative economic impact of the sharp fall in oil and gas prices since mid-2014 as well as the decline in the production of both...

Monday, March 6, 2017

Majority state-owned banking group First Citizens is refusing to disclose the terms of a loan it made to the Government of Barbados, which was first disclosed by that country’s embattled minister of finance, just days before the Caribbean country was downgraded to CCC+ from B- by the S&P...

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Overall market activity resulted from trading in 11 securities of which three advanced, two declined and six traded firm.

Trading activity on the first tier market registered a volume of 120,431 shares crossing the floor of the Exchange valued at $2,388,452.02.

Saturday, March 4, 2017

The government is moving ahead with plans to introduce a new regime to regulate and impose taxes on the nation’s casino’s with a call for the submission of public comments by the Joint Select Committee (JSC) established to review the Gambling (Gaming and Betting) Control Bill.

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

The Central Bank has decided to leave the Mortgage Market Reference Rate (MMRR), unchanged at three per cent as at March 2017.

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Economist Valmiki Arjoon is forecasting that T&T’s tax revenue earnings “will be boosted” as a result of the passage of the Foreign Accounts Tax Compliance Act (FATCA).

The legislation was passed in the lower house of Parliament last Thursday and now proceeds to the upper house.

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Just over one month after strike action was averted at State-owned Petrotrin, the industrial climate has once again soured as wage negotiations between the company and the Oilfield Workers Trade Union (OWTU) appear to have broken down.

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

GEORGETOWN—

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Overall market activity resulted from trading in 12 securities of which two advanced, five declined and five traded firm.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Oil prices edged higher yesterday as investors showed record confidence that prices would rise further, though gains were capped by the prospect of faster growth in US oil production.

Sunday, February 26, 2017

BRIDGETOWN—

In a statement, the Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs said that Worrell, who had gone to the High Court in a bid to prevent his dismissal, had been fired “consequent upon the determination of his instrument of appointment” by Sinckler.

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