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Anil Roberts Reported to Privileges Committee

  By Prior Beharry OPPOSITION Senator Anil Roberts has been reported to the Committee of Privileges of Parliament for comments he made about Senate President Christine Kangaloo during his douglAR Politics programme on social media. Leader of Governemnt Business in the Senate and Minister of Energy and Energy Industries Franklin Khan raised the matter during […]Read More

No Carnival 2021, but Patriotic is Ole Mas – Moonilal

  By Prior Beharry WHILE there was no Carnival for 2021, Patriotic Energies and Technologies Limited was ole mas. This was the comment from Oropouche East MP Dr Roodal Moonilal in the Lower House on Friday during a non-confidence motion against the Minister of Energy and Energy Industries Franklin Khan. Patriotic, a subsidiary of the […]Read More

Khan Promises 20 Lbs LPG Tank to Remain at $20…

  By Prior Beharry WHILE the subsidy will be removed on liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), the price for a 20 pound (lbs) cylinder in Trinidad and Tobago will remain at $20. This was the assurance given by Minister of Energy and Energy Industries Franklin Khan in the Senate on Tuesday. He was responding to a […]Read More

Commentary: 3 Paragraphs at a Time

  IT appears I have hit a wall. Perhaps it’s been the lack of human interaction or end of year brain drain; regardless I have spent the last two weeks writing a series of one line to three paragraph articles that went nowhere. With a deadline stalking me and the inability to focus on one […]Read More

Khan: Point Lisas Industrial Estate not Under Threat

    By Sue-Ann Wayow THE Point Lisas Industrial Estate is not under severe threat says Energy Minister Franklin Khan. Khan speaking during a post Cabinet press briefing on Wednesday said, “While certain challenges exists, I think to say under severe threat is a misnomer.” On Tuesday, Canadian-based petrochemical company Nutrien announced the indefinite closure […]Read More

Trinidad & Tobago has 13.5 Years of Gas Reserves

  TRINIDAD and Tobago has gas reserves to last up to the next 13-and-a-half years. This was the announcement of the Ministry of Energy and Energy Industries on Wednesday after the gas audit for 2016 to 2018 by the petroleum consulting firm Ryder Scott. ———————- That projection of the gas reserves was based on the […]Read More

UNC: Where is the Heritage CEO?

  THE Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Heritage Petroleum Company Limited (HPCL) Mike Wylie is on medical leave and the Opposition United National Congress (UNC) wants to know why? In a release in Thursday, UNC Member of Parliament for Pointe-a-Pierre David Lee called on Minister of Energy Franklin Khan to answer about the wellbeing of […]Read More

Energy Minister Meets with New NGC Chairman

Minister of Energy and Energy Industries Franklin Khan has met with the new chairman of the National Gas Company Conrad Enill. Enill, a former energy minister and minister in the ministry of finance during the Patrick Manning regime has replaced Gerry Brooks who resigned on June 30. In a statement the Energy Ministry stated that […]Read More