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Artisan Market at MovieTowne Shows ‘Fighting Human Spirit’

    By Sue-Ann Wayow THE Bits and Pieces Christmas Artisan Market hosted by MovieTowne, Fiesta Plaza and the Banquet and Conference Centre in Port-of-Spain attracted more 2,000 people to the shopping area. The event was held under Covid-19 protocols and allowed customers to support between 80 to 100 local business owners. It was the […]Read More

MovieTowne Hosts Artisan Market on Saturday

ALTHOUGH there will be no major Christmas parties this year, MovieTowne in Port-of-Spain is hoping to bring some Christmas cheer by hosting an artisan market. Called Bits and Pieces, MovieTowne has made a call to citizens to support local artisans through their shopping this year. Together with the Fiesta Plaza and the Banquet and Conference […]Read More

MovieTowne Chaguanas Officially Closes

    By Sue-Ann Wayow MOVIETOWNE Chaguanas is now permanently closed following weeks of serious negotiations with its landlord. It was a tough decision to make but the economic situation in the middle of the pandemic was too risky to move any further says owner Derek Chin. The cineplex and entertainment hub was closed down in […]Read More

Chin: POS Needs more Character

  By Sue-Ann Wayow GOVERNMENT needs to rethink and redesign its plan for the capital city giving it much more personality and character in order to encourage visitors to actually have a desire to spend more time in the city. This is according to businessman and MovieTowne owner Derek Chin who remembered a proposal given by him […]Read More

MovieTowne Opens Wednesday Chin Happy with Food Allowed Again in

    By Sue-Ann Wayow  OWNER of MovieTowne Derek Chin says he is pleased with the announcement that food and drinks will now be allowed in cinemas and theatres and patrons can expect MovieTowne to be open to the public from Wednesday. On Saturday, Prime Minister Dr Rowley announced that cinemas will be allowed to have […]Read More

Chin says No to Boycott of Price Plaza

  By Sue-Ann Wayow FOUNDER of the cineplex MovieTowne Derek Chin does not support a call to boycott his former landlords at Price Plaza in Endeavour in Chaguanas. MovieTowne closed its operations at the mall after ten years citing Covid-19 and difficulties with the landlord. On his Facebook page on Monday, former Chaguanas mayor Dr […]Read More

Mayor: MovieTowne Closure a Sad Day for Chaguanas

    By Sue-Ann Wayow MOVIETOWNE, the major Chaguanas cinema has closed down and it is big blow to the Central borough. The establishment that has been in existence for ten years has closed its doors due to the Covid-19 pandemic that has wrecked businesses across the world. Owner of the only local branded Cineplex […]Read More

PM: Derek Chin Allowed to Return Home on Condition that

THE owner of MovieTowne Derek Chin was allowed to return to Trinidad only if he picked up cancer patient Krissa Bissoon who was stranded in the Bahamas. This was revealed by Dr Keith Rowley at a media conference at the Diplomatic Centre on Saturday. Chin and Bissoon are in quarantine at the Cascadia Hotel after […]Read More