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THA to send oil-spill bill
Posted: Wednesday, February 21, 2024

THA to send oil-spill bill, eyes supplement $$ after mid-year review
CHIEF SECRETARY Farley Augustine says the Tobago House of Assembly (THA) intends to give the government, ahead of its mid-year review, a financial breakdown of the money the assembly is likely to spend to contain the oil spill, so that more money could be put into its allocation.

Substance leaking from overturned vessel in Tobago now identified as diesel
However, the IMA is expected to take a more concentrated sample from the vessel to confirm this finding. He said the diesel type could help trace it to its origin.

Initial IMA test results in Tobago disaster
Diesel, not oil, leaking from sunken barge

Tobago's killer oil spill of 1979
The total capacity of both ships equalled 3.5 million barrels of oil. The official record is that the ships only detected each other when half a kilometre apart.

Green light for Scarborough Sec, Lambeau Anglican to reopen

Cocaine found on Tobago beach not from overturned vessel, Hinds says

JTUM tells PM: Take 4 per cent not a cent more
Roget, joined by leaders representing teachers, fire, police and prison officers, postal workers, sanitation and daily paid workers among others, who settled for four per cent, demanded that the SRC recommendation for between 15 to 40 per cent increase for politicians, not be implemented.

Kamla says 'no' to pay hike for herself, Rowley, Kangaloo
The report, which was tabled in the House of Representatives and is subject to Cabinet approval, has recommended that Dr Rowley's salary move from $59,680 to $80,000 per month, Persad-Bissessar's from $29,590 to $47,500 and, President Christine Kangaloo's from $64,270 to $73,920.

Cudjoe: PM, Cabinet must declare wealth
...Calls for transparency in handling of crime since 2015

Youth unemployment 'disproportionately higher' than national average
THE fear of remaining unemployed after years at university is prevalent among graduates and those awaiting graduation, and for Shamila Singh, it has unfortunately become a depressing reality.

'Youths living in culture of violence'
...Education Minister: Crime statistics a cause for concern

Zebra crossing dos and don'ts: 4 things to know

Mother of boy hit in Vance River accident tells drivers: 'Look out for children on the road'
Her son, Josh'El Cumberbatch, 12, of Guapo, was struck while trying to cross the Southern Main Road, near Kern Street, on his way to school. He is a standard five student of the Vance River RC.

'War Zone' boy can't attend school in T&T
Gadsby-Dolly: Stateless child cannot enter school system

Chaos in Curepe: Cops nab 3 after robbery
Reports indicate three suspects entered a grocery along the Southern Main Road near Bobby's Bar around 1:15 pm and announced a robbery.

Canadian national found dead in Tobago apartment

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