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Caribbean Aviation Trends to Watch

Caribbean Aviation Trends to Watch

Article by: Bavina Sookdeo Gavin MederaChief Executive OfficerCaribbean Airlines Limited Caribbean Airlines (CAL) has emerged as a dominant force in the regional airline industry, connecting the Caribbean seamlessly and sustainably. Garvin Medera, CEO, Caribbean Airlines Limited, expands, “CAL aims to maintain its leadership position in the next five years by investing in new aircraft, expanding its route network, and providing […]

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February 21st, 2024

The Race to Vehicle Electrification

The Race to Vehicle Electrification

Article by: Paul Hadden Ryan LatchuPresidentAutomotive Dealers Association of Trinidad and Tobago As the world continues to move towards cleaner energy sources, many are transitioning from cars with traditional internal combustion engines to electric vehicles. In recent years, one of the most exciting developments in the local automotive industry has been the increased interest in electric and hybrid vehicles and […]

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January 13th, 2024

Pivoting towards electromobility

Pivoting towards electromobility

INTERVIEW T&T’s automotive sector moves aheadChange is inevitable and this is evident in T&T’s automotive sector; the country is moving from Driver’s Permits to Driver’s Licences, deemed to be more secure, modern and internationally recognised. On the move also is the Licensing Division which launched a mobile service in late 2021. Citizens can access services from two fully outfitted buses […]

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January 9th, 2023

Soaring Hope for Sector

Soaring Hope for Sector

INTERVIEWEMMANUEL BAAHDeputy General ManagerEstate Planning and Business Development – Airports Authority of Trinidad and Tobago “We think that by July 2023, we should reach about 75% or 80% of international passengers returning to Trinidad and eventually, 100% by December.” “The return of airlines has been gradual,” said Emmanuel Baah, Deputy General Manager – Estate Planning and Business Development, Airports Authority […]

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November 15th, 2022

CRISM Limited

CRISM Limited

CRISM is a well-known, reliable, and competent player in the Automotive Industry since 1999. While their main business is in the Sales and Service of NEW and USED Cars, SUV’s etc, with the recent change in legislation, they are once again, importing NEW and USED HYBRID vehicles, and can also supply Fully ELECTRIC vehicles. In the coming weeks, CRISM will […]

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June 29th, 2022

Hope for a Future in Trinidad & Tobago Despite Challenges

Hope for a Future in Trinidad & Tobago Despite Challenges

The year 2021 started negatively for the Trinidad and Tobago market. In the first quarter, 3.120 units were sold – an 11.7% decrease in sales when compared to the first quarter in 2020.’ In his 2020/2021 budget presentation, the Finance Minister Colm Imbert made some major announcements regarding the Automotive industry. He stated, “At close to one million vehicles, there […]

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October 20th, 2021

Piarco International Airport Ranks Best Airport in the Caribbean

Piarco International Airport Ranks Best Airport in the Caribbean

Airports Authority of Trinidad and Tobago (“the Authority”) is pleased to announce that the Piarco International Airport (PIA) has topped the region as the Best Airport in the Caribbean, as declared by the Skytrax World Airport Awards for 2020 to 2021. Further to this, in relation to the Global Region – Central America and the Caribbean, the Piarco International Airport […]

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August 19th, 2021

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