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The head of First Citizens Investment Services says foreclosures could increase as mortgage rates go up during this...

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More layoffs in the energy sector. Less than two weeks after the Shell merger with B-G took effect Shell is sending...

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It's the first time since the TTD is so weak against the US currency. The exchange rate is TT$6.53 for US$1.

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The fluctuating exchange rate is pushing up the cost of shopping online

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The story of how one family is affected after a steel worker at Arcelor Mittal lost his job.

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Charran's bookstore in Chaguanas has taken a decision not to increase its prices on books that are now on the VAT...

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Central Althetic Club and Precision Fitness TT say the tough economic period is not affecting their business..

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The new 12.5% VAT rate took effect from Monday and supermarkets only had a few hours the night before to change the...

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Days before the new 12.5% VAT rate takes effect food prices increase as suppliers push up their prices..

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Republic Financial Holdings recorded $306M for its first quarter ended December 31st, 2015. Its operating expenses...

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The Chamber of Industry & Commerce and the Manufacturers Association are warning their members against...

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