Empowering Trinidad & Tobago’s artists | Contact Magazine

The creative sector was identified by Trinidad and Tobago as a priority sector for growth in 2011. What has it achieved since then, and how far does it still have…

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The challenge of renewable energy in Trinidad & Tobago | Contact Magazine

Depleting oil and gas resources, and a 79% growth in Trinidad and Tobago’s carbon footprint: these alone should provide enough impetus to resolve the many problems associated with renewable energy…

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Attracting investors to Trinidad & Tobago | Contact Magazine

When it comes to inward investment, whether for export or not, InvesTT is the key support agency to deal with by Joel Henry, Writer/Freelance journalist Published in CONTACT Magazine  …

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Economic outlook — March 2019 | Contact Magazine

Published in CONTACT Magazine Latin America and the Caribbean The year 2019 is poised to be a better one for the Latin American economy, after a tough 2018 characterised by…

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SM Jaleel: “Internationally Known … T&T Owned” | Contact Magazine

This year’s winner of the prestigious Chamber award is a worthy Champion of Business, as its remarkable export success shows WORDS BY: Kalifa Sarah Clyne Published in CONTACT Magazine  …

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Breaking into Europe | Contact Magazine

Exporting to the European market can be a formidable challenge, even without the threat of Brexit in March 2019. The key is thorough preparation and reconnaisance, understanding the Economic Partnership…

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Know your export markets | Contact Magazine

Every export market has its own character. Get to know the possibilities, the hazards and the quirks of each one WORDS BY: Lisa M. Douglas-Paul Trade and Research Economist, Trinidad…

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Non-tariff barriers – the exporter’s nightmare | Contact Magazine

As if exporting wasn’t enough of a challenge already, the exporter can easily be ambushed by unexpected traps and pitfalls in the target market. Here’s how to deal with them…

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Who does Trinidad & Tobago have trade deals with? | Contact Magazine

Trinidad and Tobago already has trade agreements in place with many of its regional and international partners, all designed to boost exports and make them easier and less costly WORDS…

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The exporters’ voices of experience | Contact Magazine

Six successful T&T exporters describe the export journey they have taken, and offer encouragement and advice for those who are starting out WORDS BY: Natalie Dookie Writer/Business Development Consultant Published…

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