Working under COVID-19: 10 things to know

Under the current COVID-19 pandemic, working conditions have been altered as many people were forced to either work from home or suspend operations during a shutdown on non-essential activities. As...

June 02, 2020
COVID-19

Former Minister slams UTT firings

Former Tertiary Education Minister Fazal Karim has condemned the firing of an additional 199 employees by The University of Trinidad and Tobago (UTT) on the eve of this country's 57th Independence Day...

August 30, 2019
Politics

UNC urges Gov’t to halt UTT retrenchments

The United National Congress (UNC) is calling on the government to stop the planned retrenchment of employees of the University of Trinidad and Tobago (UTT) and desist from further exacerbating the un...

March 28, 2019
T&T News

$2.6 billion to close Petrotrin refinery

Severance packages for retrenched Petrotrin workers are expected to cost the State in the region of $2.6 billion. Finance Minister Colm Imbert made the announcement based on initial estimates ...

October 01, 2018
T&T News