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Deyalsingh Tells UNC Stop Spreading Misinformation

  By Chantalé Fletcher MINISTER of Health Terrenace Deyalsingh is calling on the United National Congress (UNC) to stop spreading misinformation about the Government’s acquisition of monkeypox vaccines. Speaking at the Ministry of Health virtual conference on Wednesday, Deyalsingh said, “We are in the market via Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) dealing  with Bavarian Nordic, […]Read More

Omicron Subvariant Causes More Covid-19 Cases

By Sue-Ann Wayow THE relaxing of public health measures and the subvariant of the Omicron strain B.5 are possible reasons for an increase in hospital Covid-19 cases. This is according to Chief Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram. Speaking at the Ministry of Health’s virtual Covid-19 update on Wednesday, he said the situation was being monitored. […]Read More

Diver’s Wife Celebrates his Birthday in Death

Tribute to diver Rishi Nagassar on what would have been his 47th birthday on August 11, 2022 on Tik Tok by royalqueeny_21 By Prior Beharry VANESSA KUSSIE has been crying every day for close to six months since the death of her husband diver Rishi Nagassar.   And today, the tears were flowing since 3 […]Read More

Thursday’s Weather: Hot, Sunny, Few Showers

FORECAST: Mostly hot and sunny conditions with a few showers developing by late morning. There is the medium chance (40%) of isolated afternoon thunderstorms favouring the western half of Trinidad. Partly cloudy evening and night with a few, brief light to moderate showers. Gusty winds and street flooding may accompany heavy downpours! Tobago and the […]Read More

Pay Wise Can Now Issue Electronic Money

By Sue-Ann Wayow FOR the first time, a company will be authorised to issue electronic money (e-money) domestically. The Central Bank in a media release on Wednesday stated that it issued a provisional registration to PayWise Limited as an e-money issuer. Paywise is a company incorporated in Trinidad and Tobago in 2013  and was registered as a payment […]Read More

Moruga Woman, 82, Killed by Relative

  AN elderly woman is dead after being shot and chopped by a relative at her Moruga home on Wednesday morning. Sylda Mudie, 82, was murdered by the male relative who is a former special reserve policeman. Her son Derek Mudie, 56, is hospitalised after suffering a chop wound to his head. Police said that […]Read More

Phats Owner Dies

By Sue-Ann Wayow THE owner of PHATS International clothing store who was shot last week at his business place has died. Amin Singh, 34, of Arima, died on Monday after spending some time in hospital. He was the owner of the Princes Town branch, located in the town’s main shopping area and a walking distance away from the Princes Town Police Station where […]Read More

Public Service Commission Going to Tobago

THE Public Service Commission is going to Tobago. In a media release, the commission stated that along with the Director of Personnel Administration, it will host a series of key meetings with stakeholders in Tobago. The meetings will take place from August 9 to 11. The engagements will include meetings with Chief Secretary of the […]Read More

Sheppard to Focus on Equity, Bonds on Stock Exchange

  SHEPPARD Stockbrokers Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sheppard Securities Limited, is now the eighth brokerage firm registered with The Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange Limited (TTSE). The official registration and signing ceremony took place on Friday at the TTSE’s office in Nicholas Tower, Port of Spain. At the signing ceremony were Sheppard Stockbrokers […]Read More

Wednesday’s Weather: Medium Chance of Heavy Showers

FORECAST: Partly cloudy intervals with showers over some areas will likely interrupt sunny conditions. There is a 40% (medium) chance of heavy showers or isolated thunderstorm activity. Mostly fair night despite few isolated showers. The remainder of the Lesser Antilles: Generally fair conditions apart from a few brief isolated showers. Caution: Gusty winds and street […]Read More