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Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 11:30

Scotiabank has commenced covid19 community work by way of support for frontline medical staff through provision of meals and donation to the Foundation for the Enhanccement and Enrichment of Live (FEEL) for the provision of facemasks to the public.

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 11:30

A HIGH Court judge has reversed a 2019 decision of the Deposit Insurance Corporation (DIC), liquidator for Clico Investment Bank (CIB), to admit a debt of eight million € claimed by French-based international winery, Marie Brizard Wine and Spirits. The order was made by Justice Ronnie Boodoosingh in a ruling he delivered on an application by Brizard to reverse the liquidator’s order.

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 11:30

The Administration of Justice (Electronic Monitoring) (Amendment) Bill, 2020 has been passed in the Parliament. During Monday’s debate, Opposition MP Ganga Singh warned against the use of bill by the police to grab power during the covid19 pandemic. He said this had been seen in the use of roadblocks recently.

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 11:30

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 11:30

The managing director of the Lollabee Group of companies has joined with his staff to distribute hampers in south Trinidad to people who cannot afford necessities because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 11:30

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 11:30

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 11:30

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 11:30

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 11:30

NATIONAL Security Minister Stuart Young is making good on his promise to allow the return dozens of oil and gas workers stranded in Suriname since TT’s borders were closed in March.

On Monday, Young wrote to attorneys for some of the men, asking for confirmation how many need his permission to return, and any proposed travel details, before he can give final approval.

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 11:30

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 11:30

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 11:30

BECAUSE of the high-risk nature of their job, police officers are in line to access financial benefits if they fall ill with the covid19 virus while on duty, and their loved ones can also get help if an officer dies from the virus.

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 11:30

FIFTY years ago TT won the West Indies Cricket Board regional series for the first time. It was on March 22, 1970, that the local team bowled out Jamaica in their second innings at the Queen’s Park Oval in Port-of-Spain, for 113, achieving victory by 219 runs. It was the fourth year of the relatively new competition which was sponsored by the Shell Oil Company.

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 11:30

LESLIE-ANN PAUL

AS TT deals with covid19, people have had to familiarise themselves with terms such as "social distancing,” “self-isolation” and “quarantine.”

But these precautions are not new to the country. History provides some not-too-distant examples of these and other measures adopted to deal with issues of public health and safety.

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 11:30

AS the world continues to grapple with the covid19 pandemic, international psalmist Chevelle Franklyn has released her latest tracks, Go In Your Strength alongside a bonus track iPrevail, to uplift spirits.

The bonus track, part of her upcoming album South Wind: Volume 1, is "a song for the times," said a media release. The song song states:

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 11:30