Latest News for: Trinidad and tobago shipping


Trinidad-style aloo and channa infuses an Indian classic with Caribbean flavor

Tyler Morning Telegraph 03 Feb 2021
In the mid-1800s, after slavery was abolished in the Caribbean and other British colonies, the first group of indentured laborers from India was brought to Trinidad and Tobago on a ship called the Fatel Razack ... to exert significant and celebrated influence in Trinidad and Tobago.

PDVSA unloading more than 1M barrels from oil tanker that sparked spill panic

Petroleum World 18 Dec 2020
Images of the ship tilting to one side in the Gulf of Paria between Venezuela and Trinidad and Tobago in October sparked an international outcry and calls for Caracas to take immediate action. Even after a high-profile delegation from Trinidad found the vessel wasn’t at risk ...

14 Dead in Migrant Shipwreck Between Venezuela and Trinidad

Yahoo Daily News 15 Dec 2020
The Venezuelan government said Sunday it had found 14 bodies after a ship carrying migrants bound for Trinidad and Tobago was wrecked en route ... The UN estimates that more than five million Venezuelans have left their country since 2015 due to the crisis, some 25,000 of whom fled to Trinidad and Tobago.

Guyana, Suriname can underpin Caricom's prosperity

Jamaica Observer 06 Dec 2020
Guyana and Suriname are more similar to each other than they are to any of the member countries of Caricom, except Trinidad and Tobago ... It is a project which Guyana and Suriname, in collaboration with Trinidad and Tobago, might consider underwriting through a portion of their oil and gas income.

Windrush scandal: Inquiry launched into compensation scheme

BBC News 19 Nov 2020
The BBC found several victims had died before receiving compensation ... She added ... It refers to the ship MV Empire Windrush, which docked in Tilbury on 22 June 1948, bringing workers from Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago and other islands to help fill post-war UK labour shortages. The ship carried 492 passengers - many of them children ... Related Topics. .

Tracking COVID-19 Pandemic in CARICOM

Reliefweb 06 May 2020
The outbreak of the COVID-19 disease was identified in Wuhan, China, in December 2019, with the earliest known case with symptoms being revealed on 1 December 2019 ... In addition, most countries are now monitoring the number of recoveries ... On 21 March, 40 of the 55 new cases were cruise ship passengers who had returned to Trinidad and Tobago ... ​ ... .
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