Latest News for: Trinidad trade


From Kenya to Colorado: How Rapids midfielder Philip Mayaka was discovered as on-the-rise talent

Denver Post 13 Feb 2021
With a game about to start, he told one of the players he was scouting to ask the boys if they wanted to join in ... Rapids sign goalkeeper William Yarbrough to long-term deal Rapids trio puts stamp on USMNT blowout of Trinidad and Tobago Rapids trade up in MLS SuperDraft, select Clemson midfielder Philip Mayaka ... When the Rapids traded up for the No ... .

Venezuela’s Other Plight: Sex Trafficking in Trinidad and Tobago

InSight Crime 11 Feb 2021
Days later, on January 31, the Trinidad and Tobago Guardian reported that the island nation’s police commissioner, Gary Griffith, had claimed corrupt officials suspected of being involved in the trade were under watch ... There have also been cases of authorities in Trinidad and Tobago sending those exploited by the trade back to Venezuela.

The Deportation of Venezuelan Kids Should Stop

Human Rights 03 Feb 2021
Migrants risk their lives making the boat crossing, undeterred by Trinidad and Tobago’s deportations ... Trinidad and Tobago deported 66 more people on Dec ... Trade agreements between Venezuela and the Caribbean Community bloc, which includes Trinidad and Tobago, have kept commercial and economic links between the two countries relatively strong.

Rapids sign goalkeeper William Yarbrough to long-term deal

Denver Post 02 Feb 2021
The Colorado Rapids got one year of William Yarbrough in goal, and they liked what they saw ... The Rapids secured Yarbrough on loan in 2020 ... Rapids trio puts stamp on USMNT blowout of Trinidad and Tobago Rapids trade up in MLS SuperDraft, select Clemson midfielder Philip Mayaka Rapids acquire wing Michael Barrios in trade with FC Dallas ... Footnotes ... 28 ... .

Guyana warns of Venezuela intentions as Maduro regime seized fishing vessels

Petroleum World 01 Feb 2021
Two Guyanese registered fishing vessels – the Lady Nayera and the Sea Wolf – operating off Waini Point, ... 2021 ... Trinidad and Tobago has said it mediating the dispute. Canada, the Organization of American States (OAS), regional trade group Caricom and Guyana's opposition have joined the US in rejecting Maduro's intention to seize the Essequibo province.

T&T gov’t stops union refinery take over bid

Metro USA 20 Jan 2021
The administration of Prime Minister, Keith Rowley had allowed itself to be persuaded to negotiate with an Oilfield Workers Trade Union (OTWU)-led group to take over the shuttered Petrotrin refinery in South Trinidad, retrofit it, rehire hundreds of workers and restart operations ...

Caribbean Currents: Capitol siege stuns, saddens people of Caribbean

The Philadelphia Tribune 08 Jan 2021
ambassador to Trinidad and Tobago, made a statement to the press on Thursday from Port of Spain ... remains committed to democracy, security, human rights, good governance, trade and investment in Trinidad and Tobago ... Keith Rowley, the prime minister of Trinidad and Tobago and chair ...

Covid-19 testing set in Benguet towns

Sun Star 15 Dec 2020
At the province's capital town of La Trinidad, the local government said the three-day mass testing, which starts December 15 until 17 at the municipal park, will be free for stakeholders from the Benguet Agri-Pinoy Trading Center, La Trinidad Vegetable Trading Post, backfill ...

Highland boxers take odd job at trading post

Sun Star 10 Dec 2020
WITH more than eight months of being sidelined as a boxer, former Orient Pacific Boxing Federation (OPBF) champion Jelbirt Gomera has found a new job just to earn a living. Gomera, together with three other professional boxers of the Highland Boxing Gym, is now trying to make ends meet by being porters at the La Trinidad Vegetable Trading Post ... .

Lift SRP for veggies, traders ask

Sun Star 09 Dec 2020
AS AN offshoot of the meeting between La Trinidad Vegetable Trading Post stakeholders and Department of Agriculture (DA)-Cordillera, Agriculture Secretary William Dar is asked to reconsider his previous order of Suggested Retail Price (SRP) for highland vegetables.

Benguet donation reaches typhoon victims

Sun Star 27 Nov 2020
Members of the League of Associations at the La Trinidad Vegetable Trading Post, the umbrella organization of vegetable stakeholders in the country’s busiest vegetable trading area, delivered the collected donations during Benguet’s foundation day ... Our members selling in trading ...

Sharing is caring: Benguet's legacy to humanity

Sun Star 20 Nov 2020
Awingan said the program will continue as long as there are areas in need with the program expanding to areas outside La Trinidad ... Augusta Balanoy of the League of Associations at La Trinidad Vegetable Trading Post and manager of the Hi-Land Farmers Multi-Purpose Cooperative said they continue to donate because there is a need to help those in need.

Olsim: LT's colorful places

Sun Star 16 Nov 2020
LA TRINIDAD is known as the "Valley of Colors," not really because of the colorful houses at StoBoSa in Balili, La Trinidad, Benguet, but because of its colorful places and products -- strawberries, highland vegetables, flowers, coffee arabica, among others (and of course its colorful multicultural people).

45 test positive for virus in trading posts

Sun Star 11 Nov 2020
DESPITE the 45 new coronavirus disease (Covid-19) cases at the La Trinidad Vegetable Trading Posts (LTVTP), Mayor Romeo Salda ordered the suspension of the no swab test results, no entry policy ... Salda instead said the trading post will implement a no ID, no uniform, no entry policy.

Sir Thomas Picton: Waterloo hero of St Paul’s may be next to fall

The Times/The Sunday Times 10 Nov 2020
... is overshadowed by his reputation as a brutal governor of Trinidad who made a fortune in the slave trade and was convicted of ordering the torture of a 14-year-old girl.