Trinidad and Tobago

Five Takeaways from the 2019 Trinidad & Tobago Budget 1. Revenue and Expenditure Budget for 2019 at $47.7Bn TTD and $51.7Bn TTD respectively. 2. Super Gasoline price increase from $3.97 TTD to $4.97 TTD per llitre. 3. Economy forecast to grow by 1.9% in 2019. 4. Government will spend $2.6Bn TTD in severance packages for…

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Press Release No. 18/356 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 25, 2018  IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Trinidad and Tobago On August 31, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation [1] with Trinidad and Tobago and considered and endorsed the staff appraisal without a meeting. [2] Executive Board Assessment…

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Originally reported as a magnitude 6.8 Mag earthquake: 000 WECA41 PHEB 212217 TSUCAX TSUNAMI MESSAGE NUMBER 3 NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI 2212 UTC TUE AUG 21 2018 …FINAL TSUNAMI THREAT MESSAGE… **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE ***** THIS MESSAGE IS ISSUED FOR INFORMATION ONLY IN SUPPORT…

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UPDATE: Originally reported as 6.8, now 7.3 according to USGS AS IT HAPPENED, VIDEOS FROM TRINIDAD & TOBAGO   DATE AND TIME: 2018-08-21 5:31 pm (Local Time) 2018-08-21 21:31 (UTC) MAGNITUDE: 6.8 LOCATION: Latitude: 10.51N Longitude: 62.76W Depth: 73 km NEARBY CITIES: 55 km ESE of Carúpano, Venezuela 95 km NE of Maturín, Venezuela 131…

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Gender diversity in the boards of directors of companies is an important topic across the globe. Research indicates that women are still underrepresented. It appears that the Caribbean is no different. Based on a sample of eight Caribbean companies, the majority of boards consist of males. Research Background The catalyst for my research was a…

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