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Top 10 takeaways from budget 2023
Posted: Monday, September 26, 2022

Top 10 takeaways from budget 2023

Tobago gets $2.5b of national budget
"Consistent with what we provided the PNM-led administration in the THA between 2016 and 2021, we are allocating the new PDP-led THA 4.3 per cent of the total national budget in 2023," he said. The THA wanted $3.97 billion.

Imbert said $2.194 billion has been allocated for recurrent expenditure, $300 million for the THA's development programme, $18 million for URP and $9.2 million for CEPEP.

Pay more to get to Tobago, Fuel prices increase
As fuel prices increase again

Chamber: Optimistic budget but fuel price increase worrying
While the Trinidad and Tobago Chamber of Industry and Commerce described the 2022-2023 budget as an optimistic one, it expressed concern over the effect the increase in fuel prices would have on the economy.

The big Budget 2023 figures and announcements
Here are the big figures and announcements of Budget 2023. Budget theme: "Tenacity and stability in the face of global challenges."

Imbert adjusts SPT to boost oil production

Live blog: BUDGET 2023

Court stops teachers
This, he made clear, was under Section 69. (1)(d) of the Industrial Relations Act 88.01, which laid out the penalties for such a breach, namely that persons may face a fine or a term of imprisonment up to three months.

Members of TTUTA were also warned that if they continued to call for or cause any industrial action, they can be liable on summary conviction to a fine of $10,000 or a term of imprisonment of 18 months.

79.5% of teachers at public schools attend classes
However, students' attendance was significantly less, with only 35.23 and 39.8 per cent of them attending at the primary and secondary levels respectively. Figures were not provided for the ECCE level.

Body of missing UWI employee found
JUST over a week after administrative clerk of The University of the West Indies clerk Marissa Edwards went missing, her body was discovered in Carapichaima on Monday evening.

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