Jul 02 2016
Prime Minister Rowley Expresses Condolences on the Passing of Former Prime Minister Patrick Manning
Today Trinidad and Tobago was plunged into mourning at the passing of our former Prime Minister and former political leader of the People’s National Movement, Mr Patrick Augustus Mervyn Manning. Mr. Manning will be remembered as a visionary, a patriot and a Caribbean man who always strived for excellence. He made the development and well-being of Trinidad and […]
Jun 21 2016
Prime Minister clarifies reports of IBD involvement in Tobago Hotel Project
TOPICS: IDB,Sandals Hotel,Tobago,It has been inaccurately reported that the Prime Minister, Dr. the Honourable Keith Rowley, announced at a meeting in St. Joseph last Tuesday (14th June 2016) that the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved funding for the Tobago-Sandals Hotel project.
Jun 14 2016
Prime Minister meets with Representatives of the Labour Movement
TOPICS: Joint Trade Union Movement,jtum,Labour Movement,National Trade Union Centre of Trinidad and Tobago,natuc,The Prime Minister, Dr. the Honourable Keith Rowley, met with representatives of the labour movement today (Tuesday 14th June, 2016) at the Office of the Prime Minister, St. Clair Avenue, Port of Spain.
Jun 12 2016
PRIME MINISTER ROWLEY EXTENDS CONDOLENCES TO THE US GOVERNMENT AND PEOPLE
TOPICS: Attacks,Florida,United States of America,On behalf of the Government and People of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, I wish to convey heartfelt condolences to the President of the United States of America and the American People with respect to the unspeakable horrors of this morning’s attack on an Orlando, Florida nightclub, the worst mass shooting in American history.
May 23 2016
Joint Communique issued on the Occasion of the Official Visit of His Excellency Nicolas Maduro Moros rev
TOPICS: Bilateral issues,energy,Nicolás Maduro Moros,security,trade,Venezuela,On May 23rd, 2016, Dr. the Honourable Keith Rowley, Prime Minister of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, received His Excellency Nicolás Maduro Moros, President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela and a High Level Delegation accompanying Him for an Official Visit to Trinidad and Tobago.
May 13 2016
Prime Minister Rowley Attends Anti-corruption Summit in London
TOPICS: ANTI-CORRUPTION SUMMIT,David Cameron,IMF,International Monetary Fund,london,Yesterday (Thursday 12th May 2016) marked day one of the Anti-corruption Summit hosted by the Prime Minister of Great Britain David Cameron. Over fifty (50) world leaders convened in London with a view to stemming and eventually stamping out the scourge of corruption.
Apr 03 2016
Congrats to West Indies 2016 cricket teams
TOPICS: champions,Cricket,Darren Sammy,Stafanie Taylor,Twenty20,West Indies,Prime Minister Rowley extends heartfelt congratulations to the West Indies Women’s and Men’s cricket teams who both emerged as champions today in their respective final matches of the 2016 ICC World Cup Twenty20 played at Eden Gardens, Kolkata, India. In superb performances which confirmed the resilience and prowess of West Indies cricket, despite recent challenges, […]
Mar 12 2016
Prime Minister’s Statement on ArcelorMittal
TOPICS: ARCELORMITTAL,economic,Ministry of Finance,Ministry of Labour,Ministry of Trade and Industry,It is with a sense of sadness and deep disappointment that the Government and people of Trinidad and Tobago have received the news of the actions of ArcelorMittal’s decision to close the steel producing business in our country, particularly as it was done on the heels of a decision where the workers had their rights […]
Mar 10 2016
New Foreign Service Appointments
TOPICS: ambassador,Brazil,High Commissioner,Instrument of Appointment,Jamaica,President Anthony Carmona,The media and by extension the people of Trinidad and Tobago are hereby informed that acting on the advice of the Prime Minister, in accordance with the provisions of section 135 of the Constitution of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, His Excellency, President Anthony Thomas Aquinas Carmona has appointed Mr. Fitzgerald Mc Arthur Jeffrey […]
Feb 16 2016
CARICOM Heads discuss pressing Regional issues
TOPICS: Caribbean Community,Caribbean Public Health Agency,caricom,CARPHA,Regional issues,Zika virus,Today, Tuesday 16th February, 2016 marked the first full day of the Twenty-Seventh InterSessional Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM). The Trinidad and Tobago delegation is headed by Prime Minister, Dr the Honourable Keith Rowley and includes Minister of Foreign and CARICOM Affairs, the Honourable Dennis Moses.