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  • Purdey hopes process is fair

    The trinidad Guardian / Bridgemans Services Group vice-president Andrew Purdey is hoping his company will be treated fairly at tender evaluation process for the selection of a new passenger vessel for the sea bridge. The company’s tender of the controversial Ocean Flower 2 was among eleven others received by the Port Authority of T&T (PATT)…

  • Prisons FC promoted to TTSL League One

    The trinidad Guardian / Prisons FC became the first team to be officially promoted to the Trinidad and Tobago Super League – League One on Saturday after a thrilling 4-2 victory at YTC Arouca against Petit Valley/Diego Martin Utd (PVDMU). Prior to kick off, the match was set up as a winner take all encounter,…

  • Andrews as club tour guide

    The trinidad Guardian / Former national defender Marvin Andrews remains a hero at Scottish club Glasgow Rangers. This was evident after the club has presented their supporters with an opportunity to hear first-hand the memories of a true Rangers great with an Ibrox Tour hosted by Marvin Andrews on September 28th. As fans tour behind…

  • Trincity fire could affect supermarket food supply

    The trinidad Guardian / Four businesses under one company-JMH Enterprise Limited-at the Trincity Industrial Estate went up in flames on Sunday night. Owner Christopher James said yesterday his losses are estimated to run “well into the hundreds of millions of dollars.” He said eight trucks, three vans, four cars and equipment were all destroyed in…

  • AmCham to Govt: Improve ease of doing business

    The trinidad Guardian / Customer service at all government offices must be improved, along with flexible working hours and regulated lunch breaks. These are some of the wishes rounding out the American Chamber of T&T’s (AmChamTT) budget submissions for 2017/2018 under the area of Ease of Doing Business. While the Chamber acknowledges the challenges that…

  • O’Brien’s Battlecry stops Bigman

    The trinidad Guardian / Battlecry came through to cause a major upset on the Arima Race Club’s (ARC) Republic Day card when the John O’Brien trained three-year-old colt beat overwhelming favourite, Bigman In Town in the feature Grade One – Caribbean Champion Stakes over 1,800 metres. In winning the Champion Stakes, O’Brien and Battlecry stopped…

  • Korean Flute Choir at Queen’s Hall for Korea Week celebration

    The trinidad Guardian / The Embassy of the Republic of Korea has announced that this year’s National Foundation Day will be celebrated on October 3, 2017. A release from the Embassy said it is organising Korea Week 2017 with a series of events during the first week of October, which will be open to the…

  • Advancing women in sports leadership

    The trinidad Guardian / One person told me to my face that my belief that women will play the most significant role in global development in the future is baloney. I have also been told it goes against religious and societal norms and values. I am committed to driving strategic change for women in sport…

  • Digicel Foundation builds school for special needs children in Rio Claro

    The trinidad Guardian / Founder and principal of the Rio Claro Learning and Development Centre for Special Children, Kellyann Pascall, together with her staff and students, started the new school term with a newly built Centre courtesy the Digicel Foundation. A release said the Digicel Foundation invested $1.2 million to rebuild the school which houses…

  • Gopee-Scoon: Greater regional, international collaboration needed

    The trinidad Guardian / Trade and Industry Minister Paula Gopee-Scoon is calling for cooperation between regional and international partners as greater efforts are made to address security issues affecting Latin America, the Caribbean and the wider global community. Speaking at the Caribbean Security Forum hosted by the Trinidad and Tobago Coalition of Services Industries (TTCSI)…

  • Masterful Melocotones ends Film Festival with a bang

    The trinidad Guardian / The 12th T&T Film Festival closes with a spectacular bang today, with a terrific and groundbreaking film selection that was not picked before only because of the limitations of programming schedules. For many people, this will be the film of the festival. Today’s film is: Melocotones aka (Canned) Peaches (Dominican Republic,…

  • Mom of man killed by fallen tree grieves

    The trinidad Guardian / Diego Martin mother Carol Noel was overwhelmed with grief yesterday, after learning the man who was killed when a falling tree crashed into a car at Granville beach on Sunday was her son, Joshua Grannum. According to reports she received, Grannum, 23, was seated in a silver Nissan AD Wagon talking…

  • The disaster preparedness dilemma

    The trinidad Guardian / At this point, nobody in T&T can say they didn’t know what would happen. The consequences of natural disaster in nations both well prepared and marginally ready are writ large across headlines and leading broadcasts the world over the last two weeks. Despite our most vocal protestations that “God is a…

  • Dominica gets lots of love

    The trinidad Guardian / Responding to the call made by a 97-member group led by comedian and media personality Errol Fabien, the public, corporate T&T and local and regional soca artistes and deejays showed just how big a heart T&T has on Sunday at the One Caribbean Relief Concert at the Queen’s Park oval, Port-of-Spain….

  • We can still square the series-Holder

    The trinidad Guardian / LONDON Captain Jason Holder believes West Indies can still take a share of the five-match One-Day International series against England despite losing two of the first three games. Speaking following the Caribbean side’s 124-run defeat at Bristol on Sunday, Holder said the Windies needed to execute better in the remaining games…

  • Fake food

    The trinidad Guardian / In a move worthy of the Monty Python comedy group at their sublime best, the T&T Defence Force (TTDF) has come up with a list of things that they say the people of Dominica desperately need, that beggars the imagination. After conducting a critical needs assessment on the ground, the TTDF…

  • Purdey hopes process is fair

    The trinidad Guardian / Bridgemans Services Group vice-president Andrew Purdey is hoping his company will be treated fairly at tender evaluation process for the selection of a new passenger vessel for the sea bridge. The company’s tender of the controversial Ocean Flower 2 was among eleven others received by the Port Authority of T&T (PATT)…

  • Body found on river bank

    The trinidad Guardian / The body of a 48-year-old man was found lying on a river bank in Williamsville yesterday morning. Police suspect that Nowray Rooplal, of Dharamdass Trace, St Julien Road, Princes Town, may have fallen into the river and drowned. However, investigators are awaiting the results of an autopsy at the Forensic Sciences…

  • Abdulah slams xenophia towards Dominicans

    The trinidad Guardian / Movement for Social Justice leader David Abdulah has labelled as racist and xenophobic recent public comments over Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley’s call to house nationals from Hurricane Maria-devastated Dominica here in T&T. Abdulah weighed in on this issue, which has generated mixed public reactions, at a press conference at MSJ…

  • Residents clean up after floods

    The trinidad Guardian / Strong winds and heavy rainfall associated with bad weather over the past 48 hours led to power outages and flash flooding in West Trinidad yesterday. Several homes in the East and Central Trinidad also lost roofs. Homes in Westmoorings, Talparo, Couva and Chaguanas lost roofs, the T&T Guardian was told. At…

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  • Casa Blanca pide a Suprema restituir el veto migratorio

    Casa Blanca pide a Suprema restituir el veto migratorio   El gobierno del Presidente Donald Trump pidió anoche a la Corte Suprema de EE.UU. que restablezca la prohibición temporal de viaje al país desde seis naciones de mayoría musulmana, luego de que fuera bloqueada por tribunales inferiores que la consideraron discriminatoria. Para decidir si se…

  • Martin Lustgarten Acherman Waters ||// ¿Hacia la tercera guerra mundial?, por Francesco Tucci

    Actualmente, EE.UU. mantiene fuertes tensiones con Rusia, un mayor involucramiento en la guerra siria y una fuerte presión sobre Corea del Norte para que abandone su programa nuclear. Esta escalada preocupa a la opinión pública, pero ¿acaso estamos cerca de un nuevo conflicto mundial? Analizando fríamente los escenarios de crisis, estos evidencian riesgos de conflictos;…

  • Martin Lustgarten Acherman Waters ||// ¿Hacia la tercera guerra mundial?, por Francesco Tucci

    Actualmente, EE.UU. mantiene fuertes tensiones con Rusia, un mayor involucramiento en la guerra siria y una fuerte presión sobre Corea del Norte para que abandone su programa nuclear. Esta escalada preocupa a la opinión pública, pero ¿acaso estamos cerca de un nuevo conflicto mundial? Analizando fríamente los escenarios de crisis, estos evidencian riesgos de conflictos;…

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