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Minister Robinson-Regis Addresses Stakeholders as Government Moves to Fully Implement Miscellaneous Provisions (Local Govt Reform) Act, 2022

The Honourable Camille Robinson-Regis, Minister of Housing and Urban Development today delivered the keynote address to stakeholders on behalf of Dr. the Honourable Keith Rowley, Prime Minister of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago. Minister Robinson-Regis told participants at this morning’s meeting that local government is best able to understand and react to the needs Read more

Commemoration of 60th Anniversary of Independence

On Thursday August 4th, The Honourable Camille Robinson-Regis, Minister of Housing and Urban Development and Chairman of the Oversight Committee for the 60th Anniversary of Independence Celebrations, hosted a Media Conference to reveal the 60th Anniversary logo and premium events carded for 60th Anniversary celebrations. The 60th Anniversary of Independence - “Diamond Jubilee” is being Read more

Minister Robinson-Regis commemorates Emancipation Day with Staff at the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development

On Thursday July 28, 2022 the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development, in collaboration with the Port-of-Spain Shopping Complex Limited – New City Mall and East Side Plaza, which is under the remit of the Ministry, hosted an event for staff to commemorate Emancipation Day, 2022 at the Ministry’s Head Office in Port-of-Spain. The Honourable Read more

Minister Leonce presents Home Improvement Grants to Recipients at a Cheque Distribution Ceremony

The Honourable Adrian Leonce, Minister in the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development, on Wednesday July 06, 2022, presented Cheques valued at $375,000.00 to Twenty-Five (25) recipients of the Ministry’s Home Improvement Grant Programme (HIG), at a distribution ceremony held at the Ministry’s Head Office in Port-of-Spain. The recipients of this grant allocation are from Read more

Minister Robinson-Regis advises citizens to beware of scammers

In my capacity as Minister of Housing and Urban Development and indeed as a citizen of this country I have noted with concern the facts that have been revealed from the recent judgement of Mr. Justice Frank Seepersad regarding a ‘money for assistance to get houses’ scheme. Disgracefully this is not the first occurrence, but Read more

The Honourable Adrian Leonce, Minister in the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development recently met with Director of (UNOPS)

On Wednesday June 15th 2022, The Honourable Adrian Leonce, Minister in the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development, met with Mr. Alejandro Rossi, Director Multi-Country Office, Caribbean, Costa Rica and Panama – The United Nations Office for Project Service (UNOPS) to discuss possible areas of collaboration on projects for housing and urban development. The United Read more

27 Beneficiaries Received Cheques from Housing Minister Camille Robinson-Regis at a Ceremony in Bon Air, Arouca

Minister of Housing and Urban Development, the Honourable Camille Robinson-Regis presented Home Improvement Grant cheques to twenty-seven (27) recipients from several communities in north-east Trinidad, at a distribution Ceremony held yesterday, (May 25, 2022) at the Bon Air Gardens Community Centre, Emperor Boulevard, Bon Air Gardens, Arouca. The Home Improvement Grant Programme forms an integral Read more

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

May 09, 2022   LETTER TO THE EDITOR   Mrs Rosemarie Sant, Managing Editor, Trinidad Guardian Newspapers, St. Vincent Street, Port-of-Spain   Dear Madam,   The Ministry of Housing and Urban Development notes, with concern, two (2) articles carried in your editions of Sunday May 1 and Thursday May 5, 2022 respectively, each expressing concern about the apparent lack Read more

66 from East Port of Spain begin construction skills training

Sixty-Six youths from communities in East Port of Spain participated in an Orientation Session on April 27, 2022 to begin training in a series of disciplines related to the construction industry, as the East Port of Spain Development Company Limited’s launched its third ‘Education to Production – Construction Skills Training Programme’ at the Laventille Community Read more

LSA Denies MP’s Report of “Wilful Destruction” of Crops

The Chief Executive Officer of the Land Settlements Agency (LSA), Mr. Hazar Hosein, categorically denies the report of ‘wilful destruction’ of crops belonging to Mark Williams, as alleged by Couva North MP, Ravi Ratiram, in this Monday’sedition (April 18, 2022) of the Daily Express. Mr. Hosein went on to state that “contrary to what has Read more