Media Releases

February 24, 2016
Minister Gopee-Scoon is presented with the project document for the Calidena project by Mr. Robin Phillips, Director of Marketing, Arawak along with officials of PATT and TTBS

Trade Ministry to collaborate with Poultry Association & TTBS to build awareness of industry standards

February 19, 2016
Minister Gopee-Scoon (4th from right) surrounded by the visiting BCCC team

UK Lord calls on Trinidad and Tobago’s Trade and Industry Minister

November 28, 2015
11MR - 28.11

Trade Minister: ‘Give the gift of investment this Christmas, to better the future of Trinidad and Tobago’

November 28, 2015:- The Chaguanas Chamber of Industry and Commerce was called to give the gift of investment this Christmas, to better the future of Trinidad […]
November 25, 2015
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Trade Minister urges private sector to ‘take bold and decisive actions that will lay a new foundation for sustainable economic growth’

November 25, 2015:- Speaking at the Trinidad and Tobago Chamber of Industry and Commerce’s Quarterly Breakfast Meeting on Wednesday 25 November, 2015, Senator the Honourable Paula […]
November 24, 2015
09MR - 24.11

Point Fortin Business Park formally commissioned

November 24, 2015:- ‘This new Park signifies our commitment to create new economic spaces for local companies to develop and grow; and we are delighted, as […]
November 19, 2015
08MR - 19.11

Trade Minister continues to promote Government’s diversification agenda

November 19, 2015:- Senator the Honourable Paula Gopee-Scoon, Minister of Trade and Industry continued to promote the Government’s diversification agenda during a series of meetings at […]
November 18, 2015
07MR - 18.11

Trade & Industry Minister speaks to ‘Youth in the Budget’

November 18, 2015:- Invited to deliver the Feature Address on the theme “What Does the Budget 2016 have for Young People?” at a Post-Budget Forum arranged […]
November 14, 2015
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Thirty-six (36) accredited as International Trade Specialists … exporTT leads in training our export professionals

November 14, 2015:- Friday 13th November, 2015 saw the accreditation of the 1st Cohort of International Trade Specialists at a Graduation Ceremony hosted by exporTT Limited. […]
November 13, 2015
04MR - 13.11

‘Captain Consumer’ to save the Consumers

November 13, 2015: Gulf City Mall came alive as ‘Captain Consumer’ made his big debut during the Consumer Affairs Division (CAD) of the Ministry of Trade […]
November 6, 2015
03MR - 06.11

The world comes calling on Trinidad and Tobago’s Trade and Industry Minister

November 06, 2015:- Let us ‘work together to increase trade, investment and services between countries for mutual benefit’ was the unanimous call by the Ambassadors of […]
November 5, 2015
02MR - 05.11.15 - Trade & Industry Minister calls on US firms..

Trade & Industry Minister calls on US firms …‘Let us work together to forge new paths’

November 05, 2015:- Trinidad and Tobago’s Trade & Industry Minister, Senator the Honourable Paula Gopee-Scoon called on US firms ‘let us work together to forge new […]
November 2, 2015
06MR - 02.11

Senator Gopee-Scoon calls for the ‘resurgence of the manufacturing sector’ at TIC 2016 Media Launch … ‘matching capital with opportunity’

November 02, 2015:- ‘Our companies must move progressively beyond the CARICOM markets. Although there are over 200 domestic firms exporting to CARICOM, less than 20 currently […]
November 1, 2015
01MR - 01.11

Trade Minister shares plans on the trade agenda across borders

November 1, 2015:- Senator the Honourable Paula Gopee-Scoon, Minister of Trade and Industry closed off her second month in office advancing the trade agenda across borders […]
October 16, 2015
08MR - 16.10

Trade Minister continues her meetings with key stakeholders

October 16, 2015:- Friday 16th October, 2015 saw the continuation of meetings with key industry stakeholders with the Minister of Trade and Industry. Senator the Honourable […]
October 16, 2015
07MR - 16.10

ExporTT Limited – creating business opportunities for local exporters

October 16, 2015:- ‘Our manufacturing sector is stable but there is a need to introduce more innovation into product development to ensure sustainability. Given the current […]