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The Tamana In-Tech Park is finally ready to accommodate tenants, and the government is looking for international...

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The tax partner of one auditing firm is saying small and medium sized companies making over $1m annually will try to...

Manufacturers are still awaiting word on when they can access foreign exchange from the Exim Bank. 

This...

Embedded thumbnail for Business Watch: Chicken prices increase to $7 and $8 per pound at pluck shops

The price of local chicken at pluck shops has increased.

The pluck shop association says it's the largest...

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The government collected over 90 percent more in energy revenue for the three month period October to December 2017...

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Judy Kanhai speaks to Doma President Gregory Aboud, PSA President Watson Duke and co-ordinator of the Network of...

Embedded thumbnail for Business Watch: $50m contract awarded for school laptops

An over 50 million dollar contract has been awarded for laptops for secondary schools and institutions.

And...

Embedded thumbnail for Business Watch: Republic Bank enforces credit card restrictions due to forex shortage

In light of the foreign exchange shortage in the country, Republic Bank has been forced to implement restrictions on...

RBC Royal Bank is going digital.

And the Canadian bank wants its customers to do the same...

Judy...

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As of midnight, you will have to pay 7 percent more to shop online as the online tax takes effect.

It's just...

Embedded thumbnail for Business Watch: Are multinational energy companies using enough local content?

Judy Kanhai explores whether multinational energy companies using enough local content on Business Watch.

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Embedded thumbnail for  Business Watch: Forex dealers sold over US$1.6bn to retail and distribution in 2017

The retail and distribution sector was sold over one billion u-s dollars by authorised foreign exchange dealers in...

Embedded thumbnail for Business Watch: More than 7% cut in expenditure necessary to address deficit

A former Minister in the Ministry of Finance is saying that it will take more than a 7% cut in expenditure to...

Embedded thumbnail for Business Watch: Petrotrin records $2.2bn loss for 2017

State-owned refinery Petrotrin is recording a 2 billion dollar financial loss for 2017.

And the energy...

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