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  1. Bonds in a bind?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Trinidad Guardian

    ... rate of interest. The Central Bank public education pamphlet, "The Government Securities Market in Trinidad and Tobago" says: "Budget financing is the traditional reason why governments issue securities...To meet a budget shortfall, governments ...

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  2. Shoppers swarm Princes Town, ChaguanasRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Trinidad Guardian

    Shopping has remained steady in the bustling towns of Princes Town and Chaguanas, but in the industrial capital of San Fernando shopping remains slow in the lead-up to Christmas. In Princes Town, on Friday, business owners said shoppers were attracted to excellent prices, exemplary service, and proper traffic control by police officers.

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  3. Protect our children, Mr GriffithRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Trinidad Guardian

    I recently heard the Minister of National Security Gary Griffith saying on a morning programme that we should report all drug dealings to the Police Service. Sir, on my last visit to T&T exactly one year ago, I called 800-TIPS about a drug pusher in Marshall Trace, Cunupia.

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  4. Building human resource key to sustainable economic developmentRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Trinidad Guardian

    We have been forced to sell our shareholding in Methanol Holdings Ltd and we have some US$1.175 billion sitting in the bank. I have suggested that instead of using this asset to repay loans we should invest it in building an on-shore asset that can diversify the economy.

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  5. Because I'm BlackRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Trinidad and Tobago News

    ... has beaten out competitors when voters were asked who among the political leaders would best unite Trinidad and Tobago PM: Hanging Bill headed back to Parliament Prime Minister, Kamla Persad-Bissessar yesterday signaled her intention to bring back ...

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  6. Cutting loose the shackles of the past: Cuba and the USRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer

    ... Ramphal, on behalf of Burnham, met -- in the following order -- the leaders of Jamaica, Michael Manley; Trinidad and Tobago, Eric Williams; and Barbados, Errol Barrow. Ramphal's appeal was "to justice, to history, to regional solidarity". Together ...

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  7. Bonds in a bind ?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Trinidad Guardian

    ... rate of interest. The Central Bank public education pamphlet, "The Government Securities Market in Trinidad and Tobago" says: "Budget financing is the traditional reason why governments issue securities...To meet a budget shortfall, governments ...

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  8. Rowley: No issue with MarleneRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    ... e has not co-operated with the advice they have been getting. We gave them seven days' notice." wish for Trinidad and Tobago, Rowley said: "We ask for peace and prosperity, and our ability to overcome our challenges.

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  9. Manhunt for 4 detaineesRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    These individuals fled the IDC at around 10 p.m. They were being detained for immigration violations and not criminal offences, the Minis "Following the escape, a joint manhunt exercise between the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service and the Immigration Division was launched and is currently ongoing to recapture the detainees," the ministry said.

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  10. Williams named Connection's Player of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    St Kitts and Nevis midfielder Gerard Williams was described by his coach Stuart Charles Fevrier as one of the best defensive midfielders in W Connection club history as well as in professional football in Trinidad and Tobago. Twenty-six year old Williams received the award for Senior 2013-14 season Player of the Year, when the defending professional football league champions held their 15th anniversary Awards Ceremony and Dinner on December 7 at the Poinet-a-Pierre Staff Club.

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  11. What is the Problem About Corruption?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    ... or to mobilise resources for "development" as occurred in parts of Asia at least in the short run. In Trinidad and Tobago, there seems to be widespread agreement that corruption under the UNC is worse than it ever was under the PNM, and that it has ...

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  12. Procurement's big day marred by PNM hecklingRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    Trinidad and Tobago took a bow, when its Parliament enacted long-sought procurement legislation. A moment of legitimate national pride was however marred by the spectacle of the country's oldest political party, the PNM, reserving for itself the unseemly role of hecklers from the sidelines.

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  13. El padre salseroRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    ... friendship culminated in an extraordinary event in Trinidad last week. Michael Zephyrine was a Trinidad and Tobago Music prodigy and a music festival winner. He went on scholarship to the Manhattan School of Music by means of funds that the Lydian ...

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  14. PM: Hanging Bill headed back to ParliamentRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Newsday

    Prime Minister, Kamla Persad-Bissessar yesterday signaled her intention to bring back the Hanging Bill even as Trinidad and Tobago was ranked as on of the world's most homicidal nations. The Global Status Report 2014, compiled by the United Nations and the World Health Organisation and published in a December 17, 2014 article in the Business Insider website, identified Trinidad and Tobago as the tenth most homicidal country in the world with the top three spots going to Honduras, Venezuela and Jamaica respectively.

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  15. Police grass houses worry KayihuraRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    ... violence. While handing over the cheques to Gen Kayihura, the Dean of the Diplomatic Corp, Ambassador of Trinidad and Tobago Patrick Edwards said the money was 50 per cent of proceeds from the recent annual diplomatic dinner. He said the ...

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  16. Parents: Check your kid's texts for these 28 acronyms, and what they meanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Trinidad Guardian

    Any idea what "IWSN" stands for in Internet slang? It's a declarative statement: I want sex now. If it makes you feel any better, a number of women had no clue when asked about it.

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  17. Celebrate the coming of ChristRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Trinidad Guardian

    In four days, Trinidadians and Tobagonians will join millions around the world to celebrate Christmas, when we revisit the occasion of the birth of Our Lord Jesus Christ in the little town of Bethlehem. It is a time of peace and goodwill to all; it is a time for family; it is a time for spiritual reflection as well as a time for enjoyment and thanking God for all he presented to us during the past year.

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  18. The magic of friendshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Trinidad Guardian

    Trinidadian author Amanda Smyth has made her debut into the world of children's books. Her picture book, The Blessing of Charlie Sand , is a tale set in Trinidad about the friendship of two boys-and maybe some magic.

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  19. Caribbean Telecommunications Report Q4 2014 - New Market ReportRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    In the Bahamas, BTC is under threat from new player from the end of its monopoly licence and is keen to enter the underdeveloped Haitian telecoms sector to offset the new competitive threat. Four players including Cable & Wireless Communications , Star Mobile Caribbean , Columbus Communications and Suriname's state-owned Telesur have all shown interest in acquiring a licence in Trinidad & Tobago after the regulator solicited bids during the auction of new spectrum.

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  20. Toulon threatens legal action over Armitage banRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Trinidad Guardian

    ... over to the Airports Authority of T&T (AATT) to assist in detecting suspected cases of Ebola entering Trinidad and Tobago. The scanners were purchased from a In case, you've run out of gift ideas, and want them to know your thoughts will really ...

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