Media Releases

May 9, 2016
l-r: Gabrielle deGatano, Assemblyman Adams, Senator Gopee-Scoon, Assemblyman Jack.  Back row – Project beneficiaries

Trade and Industry Minister toured ‘Tobago Good Foods’ Project

May 6, 2016
l-r - Dr. Ronald Ramkisson, Commissioner, TTFTC, Mr. Patrick Martens, Project Manager, Equinoccio, Dr. Taimoon Stewart, Consultant, Ms. Beverly Mahabir Charles, Ministry of Trade and Industry representative and Mr. Ulrich Thiessen,  EU representative

Competition Law training held under the CARIFORUM-EU Capacity building project

May 3, 2016
Cross-Section of participants pay rapt attention to the facilitator

Customs and Trade Facilitation Training held under the CARIFORUM-EU EPA

May 2, 2016
Minister Paula Gopee-Scoon (c), along with Mr. Norris Herbert, Permanent Secretary (Ag.) (r) with members of Board of Directors of invesTT Limited l-r Janelle Penny Commissiong, Amalia Maharaj, Moonilal Lalchan, Chairman of the Board, Sharon Christopher, and Petal-Ann Roberts

Board of Directors of invesTT Limited appointed

April 30, 2016
Trade Minister (centre) cuts the ribbon to officially open the trade and beauty show while being flanked by Ms. Monica Headly (right) and Mr. Stokeley Headly (left), Head organisers of the Trade Show

Trade Minister Opens T&T Hair And Beauty Trade Show 2016

April 19, 2016
Minister Gopee-Scoon addressing participants at the stakeholder session

Trade Ministry meets with export stakeholders to develop National Export Strategy

April 18, 2016
Paradise Products Limited: Carnbee Gardens is an agricultural park that sits on four and a half acres and comprises over 200 fruit trees and plants including several varieties of mango, citrus, banana, guava, coconut and exotic and rarely seen fruit trees.  The park also features a hydroponics section where herbs and vegetables are grown and a small, processing centre which produces a variety of healthy, fruit products for the hotel, restaurant, retail and bakery sectors as well as walk in customers

Promoting ‘good food’ … the Tobago Good Foods Project

April 15, 2016
Ms. Anisha Ramadhar, lecturing Staff of Environmental Management Authority, South

Be Educated…Be Empowered

April 11, 2016
Senator the Honourable Paula Gopee-Scoon, Minister of Trade and Industry as she addresses the audience

Trade Minister speaks at the Distinguished Leadership and Innovation Conference 2016

April 6, 2016
Trade Minister (2nd left) with members of the headtable

TTBizLink launches new E-Services

April 5, 2016
Senator Gopee-Scoon (centre) with Ms. Catherine Kumar (3rd right) and members of the headtable

T&T exporters ready to do trade with Panama

March 29, 2016
PS Herbert chairs meeting with yachting stakeholders

Trade Ministry collaborates with Yachting stakeholders to develop a local Yachting Policy

March 25, 2016
Trade Minister addresses the participants at the Conference

Trade Minister urges the public and private sector to develop a risk management culture

March 24, 2016
Minister Gopee-Scoon (centre) with newly appointed members of the National Trade Facilitation Committee

National Trade Facilitation Committee of Trinidad and Tobago appointed

March 23, 2016
Senator the Honourable Paula Gopee-Scoon, Minister of Trade and Industry as she addresses the audience

Trade and Industry Minister outlines Government’s investment and diversification agenda to Penal/Debe businessmen – a focus on ‘growth and prosperity’