Electricity to become more affordable

Cabinet has approved measures to make electricity more accessible and affordable to lower income earners. Speaking at Wednesday’s Post Cabinet Media Briefing, the Minister of Public Utilities, Mr. Nizam Baksh, said as of March 2013, there were 1,286 applicants for...
Posted On 29 May 2013
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PM Kamla Indian Arrival Day Message

One hundred and sixty-eight (168) years ago, a ship from a distant country landed on these shores with a cargo of people tired and hungry from a long journey and grateful that they had, at long last, reached their destination.  This ship brought not only a new labour force to...
Posted On 29 May 2013
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PM Kamla speech at the US Vice President–CARICOM Multilateral Meeting

The Honourable Kamla Persad- Bissessar on the issue of Regional Security at the US Vice President–CARICOM Multilateral Meeting, 28th May 2013
Posted On 29 May 2013
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PM Kamla Corpus Christi Message

CORPUS CHRISTI MESSAGE 2013 BY THE HONOURABLE KAMLA PERSAD-BISSESSAR SC, MP PRIME MINISTER OF THE REPUBLIC OF TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO I am extremely pleased to bring greetings to the Roman Catholic Community of Trinidad and Tobago on the commemoration of Corpus Christi – the Body of...
Posted On 29 May 2013
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Biden gets earful on Caricom crime

Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar says that at times yesterday’s talks between United States Vice-President Joe Biden and leaders from the 15-nation Caricom group were “brutal,” but that the US remains a strong ally to the entire region. Speaking at a news briefing at the...
Posted On 29 May 2013
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DPP Office not bugged

NATIONAL Security Minister Emmanuel George yesterday said information sent to him from the police is that the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) was never bugged as was claimed in a newspaper report and by the Opposition.
Posted On 29 May 2013
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PM: No plan for US military base in T&T

No provision has been made or contemplated for the establishment of a military base in the Status of Forces Agreement (SOFA) signed between the United States and Trinidad and Tobago, Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar assured yesterday.
Posted On 28 May 2013
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PM: Foreign or local “I don’t care, investigate it”

“Now they are saying bring somebody from abroad, bring somebody from anywhere. I have no problem with who is brought in, who is not brought in. Just investigate it! I do not care, investigate it. From outside, from inside, investigate. Integrity Commission, Police. ” Prime...
Posted On 27 May 2013
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Trade Minister calls for ‘Transformative Change’

Friday 24 May, 2013 saw the first meeting of the  Chairmen, Board of Directors, CEO’s and Senior Management of the State Agencies under the purview of the Ministry with Senator the Honourable Vasant Bharath, Minister of Trade, Industry and Investment and Minister in the Ministry...
Posted On 26 May 2013
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PM Kamla statement on the visit of US Vice President

US Vice President Joseph Robinette Biden’s visit to Trinidad and Tobago Office of The Prime Minister The Vice-President of the United States of America, the Honourable Joseph Biden and his wife, Dr. Jill Biden, will be visiting Trinidad and Tobago from 27 May 2013 to 28 May...
Posted On 26 May 2013
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