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T&T Can Earn Much-Needed Foreign Exchange Selling More Natural Gas To Europe – Biesebroek

The head of the European Union Delegation to Port of Spain, Ambassador Arend Aad Biesebroek, is recommending that the Trinidad & Tobago Government and the private sector accelerate renewable energy usage, to help mitigate the effects of climate change, while earning much-needed foreign exchange selling more natural gas to Europe. Speaking in Port of Spain […]

Standard Poor’s Downgrades Barbados For The Second Time In Six Months

Anya Schnoor Promoted To Executive Vice-President, Retail Payments, Deposits And Unsecured Lending For Canadian Banking

Anya Schnoor currently Managing Director of Scotiabank Trinidad and Tobago Limited, and Senior Vice President and Head of the Caribbean South and East has been promoted to Executive Vice-President, retail payments, deposits and unsecured lending for Canadian banking. Scotiabank announced Schnoor’s promotion on Tuesday with her appointment taking effect after November 1 and once a […]

Standard Poor’s Downgrades Barbados For The Second Time In Six Months

A Conversation with Kristine Thompson on Personal Branding and the Power of Cheese

Success arises when opportunity meets preparation, and for Kristine Thompson, being a good parent and becoming the business owner of the Chuck E Cheese’s franchise in Trinidad, this was an opportunity in her continued path to being a great parent. Her natural business sense and past experience in the corporate industry allowed her to integrate […]

A Partnership With Choice Business Solution Was A Natural Decision – Stewart

Trinidad And Tobago Needs To Learn From The Jamaican Experience And Make The Hard Decisions Needed For Economic Transformation – Duncan

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017, Port of Spain, Trinidad… JMMB Group CEO and Co Chairman of Jamaica’s Economic Program Oversight Committee (EPOC), Mr Keith P. Duncan urged Trinidad and Tobago to learn from the Jamaican experience and make the hard decisions needed for economic transformation. Speaking at an arm chair discussion hosted by JMMB Group, in […]

Standard Poor’s Downgrades Barbados For The Second Time In Six Months

Firstcaribbean International Bank Reporting Lower Net Income 12% Below 2016 Third Quarter – Brown

Firstcaribbean International Bank Limited is reporting lower net income of US$33.4 million for the third quarter ended July 31, 2017, US$4.6 million or 12% below the third quarter’s net income of US$38.0 million a year ago. For the nine months ended July 31, 2017, the Bank also reported lower net income of US$104.3 million, down […]

Knutsford Express Recorded 40% Increase In Net Profit To $170M For 2016/17

Corporate Movements – August 2017

Mayberry Investments Limited (MIL) as advised that Mr. Nathanael Samuels resigned from his post as Chief Financial Officer effective August 31, 2017. MIL also advised that Mrs. Dianne Tomlinson-Smith will assume the role, effective September 1, 2017. Unilever Caribbean Limited is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Nanda Persad as Finance Manager with effect […]

Peter Moses Now Chairman of FGB as Douglas Orane Retires

Barbados Follows Trinidad And Imposes A Foreign Exchange Fee On Foreign Purchases And Payments

As in many other countries around the world Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago have seen the popularity of online purchases increase significantly over the past few years. And in the twin island state it is said that between 12 to 13 per cent of all foreign exchange transactions are associated with online shopping. Faced with the […]

Standard Poor’s Downgrades Barbados For The Second Time In Six Months

Ansa McAL Group Pegs Turnaround On Recently Appointed CEO Andrew Sabga And Berger Acquisition.

Trinidad and Tobago based Ansa McAL Group is reporting marginal improvements in revenues of 2.38% in their Unaudited Financial Results for the six months ended June 30th 2017, as revenues from the home market grew by only 1.66% and overseas operations recording revenue growth of 4.8%. These numbers exclude the discontinued operations in 2016 which […]

Knutsford Express Recorded 40% Increase In Net Profit To $170M For 2016/17

Angostura Holdings Reporting Reduced EPS of 0.21 cents versus 0.26 in 2016 – Balgobin

Dr. Rolph Balgobin Chairman of Angostura Holdings Limited, is blaming challenges with their waste water treatment facility and supply chin, which impacted shipments of branded and bulk rums to export markets, for the lower than expected financial results for the first half of the financial year. Addressing shareholders in the company’s just released summary consolidated […]

Knutsford Express Recorded 40% Increase In Net Profit To $170M For 2016/17

Massy Holdings Reporting 18% Decline In PAT Arising From Loss On Disposal Of Massy Communications Plus Year To Date Operational Losses

Robert Bermudez, chairman of Trinidad and Tobago based Massy Holdings, is reporting to shareholders that for the nine months ending June 30, 2017, the company declared after-tax profits of TT$318 million, an 18 per cent decline compared with the same period in 2016. The conglomerate’s results include a TT$72.3 million loss from discontinued operations, comprising […]

Standard Poor’s Downgrades Barbados For The Second Time In Six Months