OWTU president general Ancel Roget shows documents during yesterday’s press conference at the union’s Paramount Building headquarters in San Fernando.

Blanked again, for the second time the government has rejected a bid for the Petrotrin refinery put forward by Patriotic Energies company limited. Now, it is proceeding to immediately return to the open market to seek suitable parties interested in operating the critical state asset. This new development comes as the Oilfield Workers’ Trade Union, Patriotic’s parent company, failed to come up with the necessary financing. Geisha Kowlessar-Alonzo has more.