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Saturday, May 28, 2022


The Coronavirus Outbreak

Chief Medical Officer says no Covid-19 case in T&T

Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Roshan Parasram, has dismissed rumours that there is a suspected case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in T&T.

Man, 66, is T&T’s second COVID-19 case

A 66-year-old man who travelled abroad less than 14 days ago is this country’s second confirmed case of COVID-19. The Ministry of Health released a...

Coronavirus misinformation

How many of you have fallen victim to fake news about the coronavirus? Chances are, in this technological age, misinformation...

Economist: Government on right track maintaining expenditure

Economist Dr Indera Sagewan advises Government, not only to maintain expenditure, but to consider re-positioning where the spending occurs, during this time of economic shocks

Maria Regina families forced into self-quarantine

A nightmare. This is how parents’ of students attending the Maria Regina Grade School in Port-of-Spain yesterday described how their lives had turned following the...

Business Watch: Markets in meltdown as oil prices plunge

Oil prices are crashing amid billowing fears of the novel coronavirus. The fall in prices since the start of...

“T&T under crime, economy and coronavirus woes,” says Bhoe Tewarie

The Caroni Central MP says the global coronavirus outbreak is only the latest in a long series of blows to the national psyche....

Education Ministry denies reports of school closures

Education Minister Anthony Garcia says there are no immediate plans to close schools at this time. His announcement came hours after Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh...

Muslims willing to assist with coronavirus fight—Ummah T&T

The Ummah T&T chairman says they will be hosting a medical clinic on March 29, at which citizens would be able to go health tests and checks...

East-based schools fear exposure to virus

bobie-lee.[email protected] There were high levels of anxiety among students and staff at an east-based secondary school yesterday, where it is believed several people were exposed...


Fire destroys apartment building in Princes Town

Over a dozen people are homeless tonight after a fire destroyed an apartment building in Princes Town. Among the affected is a...

Weather Forecast for May 28

Weather Forecast for May 28 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VCcmnys57QE

Prison, Fire Officers wants starting offer of 10%

Prison and Fire Officers are tonight telling the Chief Personnel Officer that they will only start wage discussions at 10 percent. Accompanied...

Bamboo Village flood pump fire-bombed

Residents of Bamboo Village were spared a major disaster last night after someone allegedly fire-bombed a flood pump in the area. It's...

Business Watch: ANSA McAL completes acquisition of Monte Plata Solar Farm

Once bitten, twice shy. That's how ANSA McAL's Group CEO Anthony N Sabga III describes the conglomerate's approach to cyber-security following a...