Ferry

Finance Ministry denies newspaper article claiming "Slow Boat To 'Bago"

The Minister of Finance has issued a statement saying it has taken note of an article in the Newsday today with the headline “Slow Boat To ‘Bago”.

The Ministry says the article claims that the Government is negotiating with a company in Singapore by the name of Singapore Technologies Marine Limited to purchase what the newspaper has described as a very large and fancy cruise ferry, built in Singapore, and equipped with a helicopter landing pad and entertainment facilities, among other things.

Change in sailing times due to sea condition

The Port Authority and Inter-island Transportation Company Limited (TTIT) is advising that there have not been any changes in the sea conditions, as the wave heights continue to be in excess of three metres.

The Port Authority says that in the circumstances, the sailings of the T&T Express from Port-of-Spain have been amended, until further notice, to depart at 2 pm instead of 3.30 pm as initially scheduled.

It says that the Sunday sailings from Tobago will depart at 8.30 am instead of 9.30 am as scheduled.

Ferry sailing schedule changes because of rough seas

The Port Authority of Trinidad and Tobago and Trinidad and Tobago Inter-island Transportation Company Limited (TTIT) is advising that due to the Rough Seas Bulletin issued by the Meteorological Office, the sailings of the T&T Express from POS have been amended, until further notice, to depart at 2 pm instead of 3.30 pm as initially scheduled.

A statement by the TTIT says the Sunday sailings from Tobago will depart at 8.30 am instead of 9.30 am as scheduled.

Change in ferry sailing times

The Trinidad and Tobago Inter-Island Transportation Company is advising of changes in the times that the T&T Express will depart Port-of-Spain.

A statement by the company said that the T&T Express will now depart POS at 3.30 pm instead of 4.00 pm as previously scheduled.

The amended daily schedule is as follows:

Days From TGO From POS

Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays - From Tobago 6.30 am and from Port-of-Spain 3.30 pm

Wednesdays - From Tobago 6.30 am and from Port-of-Spain 12.00 noon

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