Sunday, November 18, 2018
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.8 rocked sections of Trinidad and Tobago this morning. The  Seismic Research Centre at the University of the West Indies (UWI), St Augustine campus, said this was the fifth earthquake...
Press Release:- The Sandals Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Sandals Resorts International has noted with alarm the terrible flooding situation in Trinidad and Tobago which has left so many families in dire need of basic items. Like so many others who...
Press Release:-  In the wake of the devastating flooding which has inundated parts of the nation and left thousands stranded, the OECS Commission has expressed its readiness to share its disaster mitigation knowledge with the people and Government of the twin...
USA Today:-  MEXICO CITY – Authorities rushed to evacuate low-lying areas and set up shelters as an “extremely dangerous” Hurricane Willa with winds of 145 mph headed toward a Tuesday afternoon landfall along a stretch of Mexico’s Pacific coast dotted...
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) – Trinidad and Tobago yesterday began the task of mopping up following heavy rains over the past four days that caused widespread flooding, landslides and left millions of dollars in damage. There were no reports...
Trinidad Express:-  The Consumer Affairs Division (CAD) of the Ministry of Trade and Industry is urging consumers to be vigilant when shopping following recent floods. As the Division continues to secure and safeguard consumers, staff will continue to monitor the price...
CNC3:- The Ministry of Finance has requested the Caribbean Catastrophe Risk Insurance Facility (CCRIF) to urgently disburse funds under our catastrophe insurance policy. This was confirmed via a tweet by Finance Minister Colm Imbert. Imbert said in the tweet that the CCRIF...
Saint Lucia  stands ready to assist Trinidad and Tobago which has been hit by widespread weekend flooding,  the Director of the National Emergency Management Organisation (NEMO), Velda Joseph has disclosed. Joseph said NEMO is aware of the torrential rains that...
Trinidad Express:-  The very best of the people of Trinidad has emerged this weekend. The flood that caused misery for thousands is being replaced by a flood of caring people who are rallying to provide for those hardest hit. Citizens are opening...
Trinidad Express:-  Prime Minister Dr Keith has declared that the flooding nightmare that has left thousands marooned is a "national disaster". Just before 10 a.m. today the Prime Minister via his Facebook page stated that it is going to cost a...