Media Releases

March 15, 2017
Minister Gopee-Scoon lead discussions with the Chilean delegation

T&T and Chile strengthen ties ahead of PSTA

March 6, 2017
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Grand Bay Paper Products poised for growth

February 16, 2017
(L-R) Mr. Lutalo Masimba, President of Trinbago Unified Calypsonians’ Organization, Dr. The Honourable Nyan Gadsby- Dolly, Minister of Community Development, Culture and the Arts, Dr. Linda Mc Cartha Monica Sandy- Lewis, Calypso Rose, Senator the Honourable Paula Gopee- Scoon, Minister of Trade and Industry and Mr. Calvin Bijou, Chairman of the Trinidad & Tobago Creative Industries Company Limited

Local Music Industry important to the sustainable development of T&T

February 16, 2017
Trade and Industry Minister (left) is greeted by Mr. Linford Carrabon, President, ARC (right)

Minister Gopee-Scoon calls for greater stakeholder commitment to advance the horse racing industry

February 14, 2017
Cross Section of MTI's Ease of Doing Business Team and the SEW Team and the Ministry of Planning and Development's Town and Country Planning Division participating in a workshop related to the improvement of the Construction Permitting process in Trinidad and Tobago

Trade and Planning Ministries collaborating to reduce time for Construction approvals

February 13, 2017
Trade and Industry Minister (centre) flanked by the Honourable Camille Robinson-Regis, Minister of Planning and Development (left), the Honourable Maxie Cuffie, Minister of Public Administration and Communications (right), Honourable Brigadier General Ancil Antoine, Member of Parliament for D'Abadie/O'Meara;and members of the diplomatic corps

Tamana Intech Park to play a critical role in T&T’s Diversification Thrust

February 6, 2017
Trade Minister along with members of the Headtable

Exporters urged to utilize opportunities under the Economic Partnership Agreement

January 31, 2017
Minister Gopee-Scoon (centre) flanked by Mr. Norris Herbert, Permanent Secretary, MTI (right) and Mr. Ashmeer Mohamed, Chairman, exporTT (left) and graduates of the 2016 class.

International Trade Professionals to play a key role in building T&T’s export capacity

January 19, 2017
Minister Gopee- Scoon (4th left) looks on as Mrs. Karlene Chin (centre) cuts the ribbon during the formal opening of Movietowne, South

Trade Minister praises Movietowne’s management on vision and foresight for development

December 22, 2016
Trade and Industry Minister (centre) flanked by tenants of the Penal/Debe Industrial Park, Mr. Valmiki Ramnarine (2nd right), Ms. Davana Ramnarine (3rd right), Mr. Kelton Pooran (2nd left), Mrs. Jasodra Pooran (3rd left), Mr. Imtiaz Ahamad, Chairman, eTecK Limited (left) and Mr. Ian Fletcher, VP Real Estate Assets (right)

Penal/Debe Leases finally handed out

December 15, 2016
Minister Gopee-Scoon engaged in discussions

T&T and Venezuela explore areas for further collaboration

December 14, 2016
Trade Minister (centre) with Ambassador Arend Biesebroek, (3rd left) with other members of the delegation

T&T committed to strengthening relations with the EU

December 13, 2016
Trade and Industry (centre) with Mr. Trevor Joseph, Managing Director T&Z (left) and wife, Ms. Joseph (right) during the celebration

T&Z Marketing Limited celebrates 30 years of operation

December 12, 2016
Minister Gopee-Scoon (centre) cuts the ribbon to officially open the Courts – Unicomer Freeport Campus. She is flanked by Mr. Mario Guerrero, Vice President and Managing Director, Unicomer Caribbean & USA (left) His Excellency Raymundo Ernesto Rodriguez Diaz Ambassador of the Republic of El Salvador(2nd right) and        Dr Bhoendradatt Tewarie, Member of Parliament for Caroni Central (right)

Trade Minister commends Courts Stores on its brand success over the years

December 8, 2016
Trade Minister (left) joins President Richie Sookhai in presenting an award to Dr. Anthony Sabga, Chairman, ANSA Mc Al Group of Companies and wife in Recognition of their Outstanding Achievement in Business and contribution towards the Growth and Development of Chaguanas and Trinidad and Tobago

Senator Gopee-Scoon – “Let us work together”