Category Archives: Business

Businesses trading with Ukraine now looking closer to home

Business Ryan Hamilton-Davis 6 Hrs Ago Gabriel Faria – BUSINESSES that trade commodities with Ukraine are looking for alternatives closer to home amid the Russian invasion, said former CEO of the TT Chamber of Industry and Commerce Gabriel Faria. Speaking as CEO of Caribbean Advocacy, an advocacy unit that represents businesses locally and regionally, Faria […]

Trini mobile tyre service wins entrepreneurship award

Business Paula Lindo 2 Days Ago Ainsley Rajkumar, Cluster GM South Caribbean of GCG Group, presents award to Ms. Nalanee Jones, Owner of Yalla Mobile Tyre Services on February 10, 2022. Yalla Mobile Tyre Services, led by Nalanee Jones, is the Trinidad and Tobago winner of the first leg of Barbadian company Goddard Enterprises Ltd’s […]

Why Trinidad rocks excite geologists

Business Newsday 2 Days Ago The surface geological map of Trinidad: origins, history, and economic implications. – Geological Society of Trinidad and Tobago Put ten geologists in the same room to examine a rock sample and you may get ten different opinions about what type of rock it is and its origin. Put them in […]

Huawei tackles climate change with technology

Business Newsday Reporter 2 Days Ago Huawei says technology can help address climte change. Source – A low carbon, smart society is possible, using technological innovation. This according to Huawei, which recognises the central role of technology in aligning global efforts to the net-zero carbon emissions target outlined in the UN Climate Convention. Huawei, […]

Remote work, a game-changer?

Business courtneym 2 Days Ago The issue of working remotely is reshaping how people work, and how companies manage, discipline and monitor employees and their output and behaviours. Source: – I decided to take a deeper dive into one particular HR challenge as articulated in my last two articles about new pandemic-related workplace issues. […]

Investing: Always see the bigger picture

Investing and saving are terms that people tend to use interchangeably. They are both important and can help you to achieve your financial goals, but they are quite different and knowing when to save and when to invest is crucial. Saving is an essential cornerstone for a good financial foundation. It refers to money that, […]

How to organise an ESG system

As an increasing number of firms in the Caribbean are starting their journeys to profit with purpose. What can they do to enter the fast lane, build on the experience of others, and maximise success and contribution to a sustainable future? How to ensure that environmental, social and governance (ESG) bases are covered and integrated? […]

Caroni (1975) Ltd closed, but still no closure

Business Newsday Reporter Yesterday Former Caroni Ltd workers protest outside the Brechin Castle Estate, Couva on February 14. – Lincoln Holder Almost two decades after the closure of Caroni (1975) Ltd, land issues relating to that entity continue to bedevil former workers and the State. That this is a legacy issue which no administration seems […]

5 digital revenue streams you can create in your business

Business Newsday 24 Hrs Ago – The world of business has changed and to be honest, it has done so for the better. One of the major advantages that the pandemic has given us is that it has forced the Caribbean region to start looking into e-commerce and expanding the radius of where our businesses […]