Articles

“GENESIS strengthens its insurance brokerage positioning through New Partnership”

“GENESIS strengthens its insurance brokerage positioning through New Partnership”

Trinidad and Tobago (September 2020) – GENESIS Insurance Brokers and Benefits Consultants Limited has strengthened its core competencies in Health & Benefits by now combining superior risk management resources for local and international Property & Casualty placements, resulting in a robust amalgamation of enhanced offerings. Through a new partnership with Aon plc, a leading global professional services firm providing a […]

Read More

September 23rd, 2020

Disrupting Trinidad and Tobago’s Construction Industry

Disrupting Trinidad and Tobago’s Construction Industry

The local construction industry has traditionally been one of the largest within the Trinidad and Tobago economy. In 2017, it accounted for 6% of the country’s GDP but decreased by 0.2% in 2018 to 5.8% with an estimated value of about TT$9.38 billion. An increase was projected for 2019 as the government sought to complete many of its planned initiatives […]

Read More

September 4th, 2020

Tourism Trinidad Unveils New Destination Trinidad Television Commercial

Tourism Trinidad Unveils New Destination Trinidad Television Commercial

Tourism Trinidad Limited (TTL) recently launched its new sixty (60) second Destination Trinidad commercial that perfectly captures the essence of the island’s sports, events, and conferences/meetings tourism niches. The original composed background soca infused music perfectly aligns with the footage; portraying Trinidad as a place where visitors can embark on their own epic journeys and ultimately compel them to set […]

Read More

August 27th, 2020

Prestige Business Publications receives its Award for “Best Business Publication”

Prestige Business Publications receives its Award for “Best Business Publication”

– Category of the Year North America hosted at the 2020 BizX awards, Nashville Tennessee #BIZX 2020 Powered by ActionCOACH honors Who’s Who in Trinidad & Tobago Business with Best Business Publication PORT OF SPAIN – Prestige Business Publications Ltd, publisher of the Who’s Who in Trinidad & Tobago Business was named the winner of Best Business Publication at the […]

Read More

August 13th, 2020

The Worst of Times, the Best of Us

The Worst of Times, the Best of Us

The COVID-19 pandemic is bringing out the best of us and the best in us. At first blush, this assertion might seem utterly divorced from reality. After all, aren’t we treated every week to media reports about people not social distancing, not wearing masks, and otherwise behaving in irresponsible and even reckless ways? But media by its very nature highlights […]

Read More

By: Sandra Welch-Farrell – CEO, SWF&Co. Public Relations  |  August 12th, 2020

Massy Technologies InfoCom – Partnering with you on your Business Resilience and Digital Transformation journey

Massy Technologies InfoCom – Partnering with you on your Business Resilience and Digital Transformation journey

Over the next decade, every successful business will need to be digital at heart powered by data. Many struggle to compete in a hyper-digital world and despite the inexorable pace of change, many transformation programs are still in their infancy so the situation is now urgent. Although change is imminent, businesses have set-backs and concerns with data privacy and security, […]

Read More

August 6th, 2020

Tobago awarded “Safe Travels” stamp by World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC)

Tobago awarded “Safe Travels” stamp by World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC)

SCARBOROUGH Tobago, Friday July 24, 2020: Tobago has been awarded the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) “Safe Travels” stamp after the development of a Tourism Industry Health & Safety Manual by the Tobago Tourism Agency Limited (TTAL). The Safe Travels stamp is the world’s first ever global safety and hygiene stamp for travel and tourism designed specifically to address […]

Read More

July 29th, 2020

Denise Chinpire-O’Reilly has been appointed President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Trinidad and Tobago

Denise Chinpire-O’Reilly has been appointed President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Trinidad and Tobago

PRESS RELEASE Denise Chinpire-O’Reilly has been appointed President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Trinidad and Tobago. At the first meeting of the 2020/2021 Council of ICATT, Chinpire-O’Reilly was elected unopposed to replace Stacy-Ann Golding who served three terms as president. Dwayne Rodriguez-Seijas was also unanimously appointed to the position of Vice-President. The Council met following a virtual Annual […]

Read More

July 23rd, 2020

Tobago Rocks shipped to SVG

Tobago Rocks shipped to SVG

July 10 marked another historic milestone for the Studley Park Enterprise Limited (SPEL), as a barge load containing 5000MT of aggregate left the Barbados Bay Jetty, Tobago for St. Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG). SVG is the second Caribbean territory to import the commodity from the Studley Park Quarry; SPEL launched regional export to Guyana in January 2020. This is the first of […]

Read More

July 22nd, 2020

Mr. Vishnu Charran, President – Chaguanas Chamber of Industry and Commerce

Mr. Vishnu Charran, President – Chaguanas Chamber of Industry and Commerce

Question: What do you see the business community focusing on coming out of Covid-19 lockdown with regards to moving forward and what changes do you foresee being implemented with the ‘new business norm’? Mr. Vishnu Charran – President Chaguanas Chamber of Industry and Commerce The Corona Virus pandemic has created unprecedented times globally, creating not only massive upheaval from an […]

Read More

May 27th, 2020

YTEPP donates cloth face masks to NGOs

YTEPP donates cloth face masks to NGOs

YTEPP DONATES 2,500 CLOTH FACE MASKS TO NGOs As part of national efforts, YTEPP Limited has joined the fight against COVID-19. In an attempt to minimize risk and flatten the curve, YTEPP has embarked on the production of 2,500 cloth face masks for distribution to NGOs, with a special focus on at-risk youth and other vulnerable groups in society. Production […]

Read More

May 26th, 2020

Angela Lee Loy, Chairman – Eve Anderson Recruitment, Aegis Business Solutions and Caribbean Resourcing Solutions Limited

Angela Lee Loy, Chairman – Eve Anderson Recruitment, Aegis Business Solutions and Caribbean Resourcing Solutions Limited

What do you see the business community focusing on coming out of the COVID-19 lockdown with regards to moving forward and what changes you do foresee being implemented with the ‘new business norm’? MRS. ANGELA LEE LOY Eve Anderson Recruitment, Aegis Business Solutions and Caribbean Resourcing Solutions Limited “Business owners will be operating differently, and many companies will continue to […]

Read More

May 19th, 2020

Mr. Kirk Henry, Chief Executive Officer, iGovTT

Mr. Kirk Henry, Chief Executive Officer, iGovTT

What do you see the business community focusing on coming out of the COVID-19 lockdown with regards to moving forward and what changes you do foresee being implemented with the ‘new business norm’? iGovTT Mr. Kirk Henry, Chief Executive Officer The Covid-19 pandemic has wrought significant disruption on the societies across the world and in most instances, it has forced […]

Read More

May 13th, 2020

Paul Traboulay, President – Association of Trinidad and Tobago Insurance Companies  (ATTIC)

Paul Traboulay, President – Association of Trinidad and Tobago Insurance Companies (ATTIC)

What do you see the business community focusing on coming out of the COVID-19 lockdown with regards to moving forward and what changes you foresee being implemented with the ‘new business norm’? Association of Trinidad and Tobago Insurance Companies  (ATTIC) The COVID-19 pandemic is a public-health crisis that is starting to take its toll on the real economy. However therein […]

Read More

April 22nd, 2020

Lara Quentrall-Thomas MBA, President – Trinidad and Tobago Coalition of Services Industries Limited (TTCSI)

Lara Quentrall-Thomas MBA, President – Trinidad and Tobago Coalition of Services Industries Limited (TTCSI)

What do you see the business community focusing on coming out of the COVID-19 lockdown with regards to moving forward and what changes you foresee being implemented with the ‘new business norm’? Trinidad and Tobago Coalition of Services Industries Limited (TTCSI) The services sector has been particularly hard hit by the stay-at-home order, so firms need to keep in touch […]

Read More

April 22nd, 2020

LAC Flavors Virtual

LAC Flavors Virtual

LAC Flavors Virtual The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) through ConnectAmericas is pleased to invite you to participate in our LAC Flavors Virtual. Over the past 11 years, LAC Flavors has become the most important face-to-face business meeting event in the Food and Beverage Sector in the LAC region. We are launching a virtual event as a preamble to the face-to-face […]

Read More

April 2nd, 2020

SUPERMARKET PRESIDENT ADVOCATES FOR PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY

SUPERMARKET PRESIDENT ADVOCATES FOR PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY

Supermarket President Advocates For Personal Responsibility With the numbers of locals infected by COVID-19 climbing, consumers have been caught in a unique area of uncertainty – trapped between panic and preparation. This has been evidenced by the large numbers of persons flocking to supermarkets in the last week. WW spoke with President of The Supermarkets Association of Trinidad and Tobago […]

Read More

By: KIERAN ANDREW KHAN  |  March 20th, 2020

GoZone WiFi and TSTT Partner to Bring Guest WiFi Intelligence and Engagement to Trinidad and Tobago Venues

GoZone WiFi and TSTT Partner to Bring Guest WiFi Intelligence and Engagement to Trinidad and Tobago Venues

GoZone WiFi and TSTT Partner to Bring Guest WiFi Intelligence and Engagement to Trinidad and Tobago Venues by: Ai Thority – https://www.aithority.com/ GoZone WiFi (GoZone) announced their partnership with Trinidad and Tobago’s leading full-service communications solutions provider, Telecommunications Services of Trinidad and Tobago (TSTT).  Through this partnership TSTT, under the bmobile brand, will begin to offer real-time venue intelligence and guest engagement solutions to its retail, […]

Read More

March 4th, 2020

Ministry of Works and Transport Trinidad & Tobago

Ministry of Works and Transport Trinidad & Tobago

To stay a few steps ahead, the Ministry of Works and Transport has compiled a list of the most common traffic violations, the ticket penalties and and their Demerit Points, starting March 2020! Check out the list and make sure none applies to you. It’s not worth it! Exceeding the speed limit by 1-9km/hr – $1000 & 0 Demerit Points […]

Read More

February 27th, 2020

Trinidadian Global Scientist tells his story

Trinidadian Global Scientist tells his story

We love to see when a Trini – one of us – becomes a key player on the global stage. Coming out of a life of modest economic means accompanied by exposure to crime in his extended family, Nick Fuller pursued his science education, eventually attaining a PhD at an Ivy League University and becoming a master inventor at a […]

Read More

February 18th, 2020

UN Women and partners announce themes today ahead of Generation Equality forum

UN Women and partners announce themes today ahead of Generation Equality forum

15 January 2020,  UN Women, together with feminists across the world, and the Governments of Mexico and France, announced the Action Coalition themes for the Generation Equality Forum to be held in Mexico City and Paris this year. The Action Coalitions are global, innovative partnerships with governments, civil society, international organizations, and the private sector, to catalyze collective action, drive increased public and private […]

Read More

January 21st, 2020

Flow takes 3 TATT Awards

Flow takes 3 TATT Awards

Above: Kurleigh Prescod, Country Manager; Elizabeth Ammon, Senior Manager – B2B; Cindy-Ann Gatt, Director – Marketing, Trinidad and Curacao; Nicolas Collette, Vice President – Southern Cluster (Trinidad, Barbados, Curacao) with the trophies. Photo courtesy Flow. Internet and cable provider Flow walked away with three awards at the recently held Telecommunications and Broadcasting Industry (TBI) Awards hosted by the Telecommunications Authority of […]

Read More

January 21st, 2020

The Sauce of Success

The Sauce of Success

The Sauce of Success Even fairytales require hard work from its main characters. As one half of the dynamic duo at the helm of Bertie’s Pepper Sauce maintains: “People see the grinding of peppers in the factory but they don’t see the grinding of feet on the pavement to build sales.” It’s an oxymoron; the company’s fable is really an […]

Read More

By: Sheldon Waithe   |  September 3rd, 2019

Vandana Mangroo – HELLO GREEN

Vandana Mangroo – HELLO GREEN

Vandana Mangroo – HELLO GREEN Vandana Mangroo never set out to build a business. Instead, this dynamic, young entrepreneur was looking at a way to improve the environment around her, having grown up in south Trinidad with a love for the outdoors. With thousands of single-use plastic and food containers improperly disposed of daily in T&T, she sought out Vegware […]

Read More

By: Kieran Khan  |  September 3rd, 2019

×