Media Releases

August 16, 2018
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Government Welcomes Significant Investment by Nutrimix

August 3, 2018
Ministers of Trade and Industry, Energy and Energy Industries and Works and Transport listen to IDB Trade Specialist Krista Lucenti at the seventh meeting of the Standing Committee for the Development of the Maritime Sector I

Maritime Committee Improving the Commercial Maritime and Yachting Industry Environment

July 30, 2018
Biodegradable products

Minister of Trade and Industry encourages local manufacturing of biodegradable products

July 18, 2018
American Airlines group photo

New jobs created in Business Process Outsourcing

July 5, 2018
19th TIC officially opened: Senator the Honourable Paula Gopee-Scoon, Minister of Trade and Industry cuts the ribbon to open TIC 2018 which was witnessed by event sponsors and TTMA representatives.

Private sector challenged to transform by Minister of Trade & Industry

June 29, 2018
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T&T’s first Live Music District – Promoting Local Talent

June 20, 2018
Trade and Industry Minister Paula Gopee-Scoon (r ) in conversation with Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cuba, His Excellency Rogelio Sierra Diaz

T&T- Cuba trade continues to grow

June 20, 2018
Vice Mayor of Beijing, His Excellency Wang Ning (c) with the Honourable Stuart Young, Minister of Communications and Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister and in the Ministry of the Attorney General and Legal Affairs (4th left) and Senator the Honourable Dennis Moses, Minister of Foreign and CARICOM Affairs (2nd right) and Trade and Industry Minister, Paula Gopee-Scoon (right).

Ten Chinese Firms to Invest in new Phoenix Park Industrial Estate

June 5, 2018
PS Norris Herbert (2nd left) presents the Verification Certificate to Dr Afraz Ali, Chairman of UNIPET. They are accompanied by Mr Lawford Dupres, Chairman of the TTBS (2nd right) and other senior representatives.

TTBS acts to ensure value for money at gas stations

May 29, 2018
Cross-section of yachting stakeholders who participated in the training session

Yachting stakeholders trained in customer service

May 28, 2018
l-r Mr Anthony Banfield General Manager – Creamery Novelties, Minister of Trade and Industry Senator the Honourable Paula Gopee-Scoon and Mr Robert Hadad-Co-Chief Executive Officer Hadco examine a product from the new line of ice cream now on the local market at a recent tour of the Creamery Novelties factory in Diego Martin.

Investor confidence continues to be evident in T&T

May 25, 2018
l-r Chief Executive Officer-exporTT Mr Dietrich Guichard, President Montserrat Cocoa Farmer’s Co-operative - Mr Christopher Paul, Chairman exporTT - Mr Ashmeer Mohamed and Minister of Trade and Industry - Senator the Honourable Paula Gopee-Scoon at the recent handing over of $50,000 to the Cocoa Farmer’s Cooperative to support their Geographical Indication recognition efforts for Trinidad Montserrat Hills Cocoa.

Government supports Cocoa Farmers’ Bid to Enter Global Cocoa Industry

May 15, 2018
Trade Minister, Paula Gopee-Scoon (centre) and Mr. Nirad Tewari, CEO, AMCHAM (left) listen intently to Mr. Dexter Payne, Deputy Chief of Mission, US Embassy Port-of-Spain ahead of the networking session for the US Trade Mission.

US Trade Mission explores opportunities in T&T

May 9, 2018
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Trade Ministry moves to secure donor funding for development projects

April 26, 2018
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Market access to increase with new National Quality Policy