Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago

Category: Media Release

Media Release: E-TAX Logged in Services are Available & Accessible

The Inland Revenue Division (IRD) wishes to advise that a temporary e-Tax log-in solution is being offered to taxpayers. This e-Tax log-in solution is available at: https://etax.ird.gov.ttThis measure facilitates taxpayers who are enrolled for IRD’s Logged-In e-Tax Services and who are unable to log in at this time via the ttConnect portal (www.ttconnect.gov.tt) as it…

Media Release: Consultations with the Chaguanas Chamber of Industry and Commerce (CCIC), Penal/Debe Chamber of Commerce (PDCC), Siparia Chamber of Commerce (SCC), Bankers Association of Trinidad and Tobago (BATT), Employers’ Consultative Association of Trinidad and Tobago (ECATT), and the Tobago Division of the Trinidad and Tobago Chamber of Industry and Commerce (TTCIC) on the proposed increase in the compulsory age of retirement from 60 to 65 years

On July 27th, 2022, the Honourable Brian Manning M.P., Minister in the Ministry of Finance continued consultations on the proposed increase in the compulsory age of retirement from 60 to 65 years. The Minister held positive and engaging discussions surrounding the subject matter with the representatives of CCIC, PDCC, SCC, BATT, ECATT and TTCIC (Tobago…

Media Release: S&P Confirms Trinidad and Tobago’s Investment Grade Rating and Raises its Expectations

On July 21st, 2022, S&P, the international rating agency, confirmed Trinidad and Tobago’s credit rating at BBB-, an Investment Grade rating reflective of the credit strength of the country.As a positive development, S&P has also brought its outlook from negative to stable, in light of the recent and prospective developments in the economy and its…

Media Release: Senator Mark’s Wild Accusations in Express Article of July 15th, 2022 Designed to Damage National Asset

The Minister of Finance notes with concern yet another assault of unsubstantiated claims from Senator Wade Mark against First Citizens Bank in the Trinidad Express of July 15th, 2022, and notes the coincidence of the timing of his false and misleading allegations at the exact same time as the Bank’s latest Public Offering.Out of an…

Media Release: Consultations with The American Chamber of Commerce of Trinidad and Tobago (AMCHAM T&T) and The Greater Tunapuna Chamber of Industry & Commerce (GTCIC) on the proposed increase in the compulsory age of retirement from 60 to 65 years

The Honourable Brian Manning M.P., Minister in the Ministry of Finance on Wednesday July 13th, 2022, continued consultations on the proposed increase in the compulsory age of retirement from 60 to 65 years with the American Chamber of Commerce of Trinidad and Tobago (AMCHAM T&T) and The Greater Tunapuna Chamber of Industry & Commerce (GTCIC).The…

Media Release: : Consultations with the Arima Business Association (ABA), Couva/Point Lisas Chamber of Commerce (CPCC) and Downtown Owners and Merchants Association (DOMA) on the proposed increase in the compulsory age of retirement from 60 to 65 years

The Honourable Brian Manning M.P., Minister in the Ministry of Finance continued consultations today on the proposed increase in the compulsory age of retirement from 60 to 65 years with the Arima Business Association (ABA), Couva/Point Lisas Chamber of Commerce (CPCC) and Downtown Owners and Merchants Association (DOMA).The Minister held constructive and beneficial discussions surrounding…

Media Release: Consultations with the San Juan Business Association, Trinidad and Tobago Coalition of Services Industries and Association of Trinidad and Tobago Insurance Companies on the proposed increase in the compulsory age of retirement from 60 to 65 years

Today, the Honourable Brian Manning M.P., Minister in the Ministry of Finance continued consultations on the proposed increase in the compulsory age of retirement from 60 to 65 years with the San Juan Business Association (SJBA), Trinidad and Tobago Coalition of Services Industries (TTCSI) and Association of Trinidad and Tobago Insurance Companies (ATTIC).

Media Release: Consultations with the Trinidad and Tobago Chamber of Industry and Commerce and the Greater San Fernando Area Chamber of Commerce on the proposed increase in the compulsory age of retirement from 60 to 65 years

The Honourable Brian Manning M.P., Minister in the Ministry of Finance continued consultations today on the proposed increase in the compulsory age of retirement from 60 to 65 years with the Trinidad and Tobago Chamber of Industry and Commerce (TTCIC) and the Greater San Fernando Area Chamber of Commerce (GSFCC).