Jul 22 2021
Post-Cabinet Media Briefing- Thursday 22nd July, 2021.
The Tobago House of Assembly Amendment Act will be proclaimed on Monday 26th July, 2021 allowing for the dissolution of the THA and fresh elections to be held. This was announced by Prime Minister Dr the Hon Keith Rowley at the Post Cabinet Media Briefing held at the Prime Minister’s official residence in Blenheim, […]
Jul 15 2021
Post-Cabinet Media Briefing- Thursday 15th July, 2021.
The Government has awarded National Bursaries to 268 eligible students who excelled at the 2020 Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examinations. Minister of Education, Dr. the Hon. Nyan Gadsby-Dolly made the announcement at the Post-Cabinet Media Briefing held at the Diplomatic Centre, St. Ann’s today (Thursday 15th July, 2021). In November 2020, the Cabinet made 500 National […]
Jul 08 2021
Post-Cabinet Media Briefing – Thursday 08th July, 2021.
The $2.1 billion loss recorded by the National Gas Company for the financial year ending 31st December 2020, was partly because of a natural gas contract negotiated in 2015 by the People’s Partnership administration. This was announced by the Minister of Energy and Energy Industries and Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister, the […]
May 20 2021
Post-Cabinet Media Briefing – Thursday 20th May, 2021
Trinidad and Tobago is set to receive 24,000 AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines, due to the kind donations from the Governments of St. Vincent and the Grenadines and Bermuda. Minister of Foreign and CARICOM Affairs, Senator the Hon. Dr. Amery Browne made the disclosure at the Post-Cabinet Media Briefing held at the Diplomatic Center, St Ann’s today […]
Sep 23 2020
Post-Cabinet Media Briefing – Wednesday 23rd September, 2020
The Government continues to work assiduously to bring solutions to ensure the survival of the Point Lisas Industrial Estate. Minister of Energy and Energy Industries, Senator the Hon. Franklin Khan said the country continues to do reasonably well despite the challenges being faced in the COVID-19 global pandemic. Minister Khan made the disclosure at the […]
Apr 16 2020
Post-Cabinet Media Briefing – Thursday 16 April, 2020.
Prime Minister Dr the Hon Keith Rowley will chair a team tasked with creating a Road Map to Recovery for Trinidad and Tobago. The team is expected to draft a document by the end of May which will outline the way forward post COVID-19. The team will comprise of: Chair: Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley […]
Apr 01 2020
Prime Minister’s Media Conference – Wednesday 01 April, 2020.
Here are the highlights from today’s Media Conference The Government continues to appeal to citizens to heed the advice from the Ministry of Health to be responsible and adhere to the protocols set during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Government through the Office of the Attorney General and the Judiciary are considering the release of low […]
Mar 19 2020
Post-Cabinet Media Briefing – Thursday 19th March 2020
Here are the highlights from today’s Post-Cabinet Media Briefing: The Ministry of Health announced a policy change for media releases on persons who have tested positive for COVID-19 in Trinidad and Tobago. These media releases will now be issued at 10:00 am and 4:00 pm daily. Minister of Health, the Hon Terrence Deyalsingh indicated that […]
Mar 18 2020
Post-Cabinet COVID-19 Update- Wednesday 18th March 2020
Government to determine whether it can revoke the licenses of bars that do not adhere to the 14-day ban. Local Government Corporations have been asked to restrict access to rivers across the country. The Secondary Entrance Assessment (SEA) and other regional exams are postponed to a date to be announced. The Government has asked the […]
Mar 16 2020
Prime Minister Dr Rowley on COVID-19 – Monday 16th March 2020
Here are the key takeaways from Prime Minister Dr the Hon Keith Rowley’s opening statement at today’s media conference. Cabinet has taken the following decisions: From midnight tomorrow, restrict all entry into Trinidad and Tobago for the next 14 days except for nationals. Exemptions can be granted in certain circumstances (example members of CARPHA). Cargo […]