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MAR 25 THAs 2021 BUDGET PREPARATION HAS COMMENCED The process has commenced for the preparation of the Tobago's House of Assembly's (THA) Annual Budget Statement by the Division of Finance and the Economy. Deputy Chief Secretary and Secretary of Division of Finance and the Economy,
FEB 19 IDB ‘Public Private Partnership Project Prioritisation Workshop’ The Investment and Public Private Partnership (IP3) Unit hosted a 2-Day Public Private Partnership (PPP) Project Prioritisation Workshop on Feb. 11th and 12th facilitated by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). The objective was to map
DEC 04 Spirit of the Season Adorable preschoolers from the Mt St George Early Childhood Care and Education Centre made a courtesy call to the Division of Finance and the Economy on the morning of Thursday
DEC 02 Finance Month Thanksgiving Service Bish­op of the An­gli­can Dio­cese of Trinidad and Tobago, The Right Reverend Claude Berkley was the featured guest to the Penthouse of the Division of Finance and the Economy, Victor e Bruce Financial Complex
NOV 25 Finance Month 2019 - First Time Media Launch A media launched was held for the very first time to signal the start of Finance Month (FM) 2019 by the Division of Finance and the Economy. The media launch became necessary as the
JUN 18 Secretary Jack to present THA’s Budget on June 24 The presentation of the Tobago House of Assembly’s (THAs) Budget statement for the Fiscal year 2019-2020 by the Deputy Chief Secretary and Secretary of Finance and the Economy, Joel Jack, will take place on
JUN 18 Trade & Investment Convention 2019 From July 4th to the 7th, the Trade and Investment Convention (TIC) 2019 will be held at the Centre of Excellence, Macoya, Trinidad and the Division of Finance and the Economy in the Tobago
APR 29 Deputy Chief Secretary meets WICB team Deputy Chief Secretary and Secretary of the T.H.A, Assemblyman Joel Jack, on Friday morning met with the newly elected Vice President of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB), Dr Kishore Shallow at the Victor E Bruce
APR 29 Labour Market Conditions & Economic Activity in Tobago The Deputy Chief Secretary and Secretary of the Division of Finance and the Economy, Joel Jack, recently announced that the Division continues to monitor the economic health of Tobago through computation of annual Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
APR 18 Press Release - PAAC THA Allocation Question. Does the THA have the right to reallocate funds for other projects? View
FEB 16 Tobago Agro-Processors Look To Canadian Market SMALL and medium-sized agro-processors in Tobago will get the opportunity to explore the viability of exporting their products to Canada when that country’s Trade Facilitation Office (TFO) leads a workshop for businesses interested in
JAN 27 One-Millionth Customer Served Tobago’s 211 Call Centre lauded a success The success of the Tobago House of Assembly’s 211 Call Centre was put in the limelight during a ceremony at the Victor E. Bruce Financial Complex yesterday, held
JAN 16 Technology Transforming Tobago DFED ushers in new era of development A new era of progress and development in Tobago has gained momentum with the recently opened Mt. St. George Information Technology, Literacy and Homework Walk-In Centre located at
DEC 13 Tobago Economic Conference Opens New Horizons Division Of Finance Charts The Way Forward There is an air of cautious optimism about the future outlook of the sister isle following the Tobago Economic and Business Conference 2016 held at the Magdalena Grand
AUG 18 Tobago Youths Urged to be Trailblazers Young adults converged at the John Dial Community Centre in Bacolet/Mt St George, Tobago, seeking to explore future career opportunities as the Youth Energised for Success (YES) programme held its first Annual Career Fair
JUL 25 Assemblyman Joel Jack to Participate in Government’s US$ 1 Billion Bond Issue Tobago’s interests will be represented when Secretary of Finance and Enterprise Development, Assemblyman Joel Jack, accompanies a team led by the Minister of Finance on a multi-city road show in order to raise funds
JUL 22 Tobago Fashion Designers Get Priceless Opportunity The passion for fashion in Tobago is being fuelled through the Value Chain Investment Programme (VCIP) administered by the Trinidad and Tobago Fashion Company Limited (FashionTT) and facilitated by the Tobago House of Assembly’s
MAR 31 Capacity Building Workshop in Collaboration with the Canadian High Commission The Tobago House of Assembly's (THA) project implementation personnel are now equipped to identify successful Public Private Partnership (PPP) projects because of the collective efforts of the Division of Finance and Enterprise Development and
MAR 03 YES Programme Secondary Schools Resume Writing and Interview Challenge The YES Programme challenged young persons and they responded. A total of 43 students participated in the Youth Energised for Success' (YES) inaugural Interview and Resume Writing Competition with Ms Cassia Sobers of Bishops
FEB 17 Holiday Happiness at the Division of Finance's Annual Children's Christmas Party The Division of Finance & Enterprise Development hosted its largest Children's Christmas Party on record last weekend. Close to 800 children and adults experienced the spirit of giving at the Division's annual event held
FEB 17 Secretary Of Finance meets with new Tobago Chamber President The Secretary of Finance and Enterprise Development, Assemblyman Joel Jack says he remains cautiously optimistic about the impact of the global recession on Tobago's economic position. According to him despite the recent declaration, by
OCT 28 FLS and UTC Partner to Support Financial Literacy A diverse group of close to 150 Tobagonians attended the Financial Literacy Secretariat's (FLS) second investment information seminar for the year. This session was facilitated by the Trinidad and Tobago Unit Trust Corporation at
OCT 15 Two (2) Million Invested in the local Pork Industry "We have walked the talk." said Secretary Joel Jack at the Venture Capital Equity Fund Limited's (VCEFL) signing ceremony today. The THA Enterprise (VCEFL) invested 1.9 million in the Pork International Group to assist
SEP 18 Tobago's Tertiary Students Benefit From Enhanced Internship Program Nineteen (19) tertiary level students are beneficiaries of an expanded Annual Internship exercise facilitated by the Youth Energised for Success Programme at the Division of Finance and Enterprise Development. For the first time since
AUG 28 Division of Finance Strengthening Financial Literacy in Tobago One hundred persons participated in the Division of Finance and Enterprise Development's seminar on the NGL Initial Public Offering (IPO) yesterday. In addressing the gathering Secretary of Finance, Assemblyman Joel Jack encouraged the attendees
AUG 04 Finance Secretary Rewards SEA Students Two students who wrote the Secondary Entrance Assessment in May were rewarded for their academic success by the Secretary of Finance and Enterprise Development, Mr. Joel Jack. Chelsea Marie Darlington and Shania Berkeley each
JUN 30 A Taste of Tobago at Summer Fancy Food Show - New York Tobago producers are showcasing the island's cuisine at the 61st annual Fancy Food Show, in New York City. The event hosted by the Specialty Food Association is considered one of the largest specialty food
JUN 08 Tobago Takes The Stage At Caribbean Fashion Week 2015 Seven (7) Tobagonian designers will showcase their talent at this year's Caribbean Fashion Week (CFW) in Kingston, Jamaica. The event, now in its 15th year, runs from June 6th – 15th. It is widely