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Energy Ministry Strongly Condemns Illegal Quarrying ...

The MEEA strongly condemns illegal quarrying. Quarrying without a licence is an offence and is in contravention of the Minerals Act, Chapter 61:03 and the State Lands Act, Chapter 57:01. In the last three years steps taken by the MEEA to deal with the scourge of illegal quarrying include increasing the penalties to be applied to persons convicted of offences related to illegal quarrying.

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EMA moves on illegal quarrying, squatting The Trinidad ... The EMA plans to take action against alleged illegal quarrying activities in North- East Trinidad. In a statement yesterday, the EMA stated, ‘The Environmental Management Authority (EMA) recently conducted a surveillance of several areas in the north-eastern part of Trinidad reported as being destroyed by squatting and illegal quarrying activities.

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EMA tackles illegal quarrying - Trinidad and Tobago

2018-8-6  THE Environmental Management Authority (EMA) will co-ordinate state agencies to curb environmental ruin by illegal quarrying and squatting in northeast Trinidad. After two recent stories by Newsday on environmental ruin

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Trinidad Express Newspapers Budget highlights Tax allowance of 100 per cent up to 40 000 per vehicle for CNG conversion to take effect in Jan. 2014. Legislation to counter illegal fuel bunkering and quarrying

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Illegal quarrying in Valencia - Trinidad Guardian

2019-9-16  Il­le­gal quar­ry sites have been found at Ve­ga de Oropouche, Five Acres, off San­gre Grande, Va­len­cia, To­co and Waller­field. In South Trinidad, the Min­istry has re­ceived re­ports of il­le­gal quar­ry­ing along the Pe­nal Rock Road and sev­er­al parts of Bar­rack­pore.

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Too many illegal mining operations in TT - Trinidad

2018-7-3  There is no legal framework to deal with illegal mining operations and draft legislation must be brought to Parliament by the end of this year, says Joint Select Committee (JSC) member Wade Mark. "There is too much illegal mining and quarrying taking place in Trinidad and Tobago."

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Deal with 'legal' illegal quarrying

2019-12-4  Trinidad and Tobago. Trusted. Deal with 'legal' illegal quarrying. THE EDITOR: On Thursday November 28, the police issued a statement that officers of the Illegal Quarrying Unit arrested 22 people and seized several excavators. Fishermen and Friends of the Sea (FFOS) congratulates this unit, but asks, where have they been for all these years? ...

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Crackdown on illegal quarries, two held - Trinidad

2019-1-9  Police officers at the site of the illegal quarrying in Vega de Oropouche after a crackdown in operations, yesterday. RHONDOR DOWLAT. Com­mis­sion­er of State Lands Emeris Gar­raway-How­ell and a team from the Min­istry of Agri­cul­ture, Lands and Fish­eries yes­ter­day swooped down on two il­le­gal quar­ries at Ve­ga de Oropouche in East Trinidad.

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Ministry of Energy and Energy Industries Quarrying

In Tobago the primary material quarried is andesite. For the year 2013, local aggregate production was estimated at just above six million cubic yards. It is noted that quarrying activities have adversely affected the forests, wild life sanctuaries, water courses and communities. The minerals that are quarried are primarily sedimentary in origin.

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Seven arrested for illegal quarrying and breach of

2020-5-7  Seven persons have been arrested in connection with illegal quarrying activities and breaching the COVID-19 Regulations. Official police reports state that they were held during an anti-crime exercise conducted earlier this week in the Cumuto district by officers of the Northern Division’s Major Operations Team.

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Deal with 'legal' illegal quarrying

2019-12-4  Trinidad and Tobago. Trusted. Deal with 'legal' illegal quarrying. THE EDITOR: On Thursday November 28, the police issued a statement that officers of the Illegal Quarrying Unit arrested 22 people and seized several excavators. Fishermen and Friends of the Sea (FFOS) congratulates this unit, but asks, where have they been for all these years? ...

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EMA tackles illegal quarrying Ministry of Planning

2018-8-6  EMA tackles illegal quarrying. Planning and development Minister Camille Robinson-Regis. THE Environmental Management Authority (EMA) will co-ordinate state agencies to curb environmental ruin by illegal quarrying and squatting in northeast Trinidad. After two recent stories by Newsday on environmental ruin at Toco, and condemnation by Planning ...

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Make research projects and school reports about Trinidad and Tobago easy with . Trinidad Express Newspapers Budget highlights. Tax allowance of 100 per cent up to 40 000 per vehicle for CNG conversion to take effect in Jan. 2014. Legislation to counter illegal fuel bunkering and quarrying . About Us NDPC. LAWS AND FUNCTIONS.

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Taxpayers robbed of revenue by illegal quarrying ...

2018-5-24  Agriculture Minister Clarence Rambharat has said the issue of illegal and unregulated quarrying has denied taxpayers of revenue gained from royalties. ... (IICA) in Trinidad and Tobago

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Energy Minister goes after illegal quarrying CNC3

Energy Minister goes after illegal quarrying. Minister of Energy Stuart Young is targeting illegal quarrying among his goals in the Energy Ministry and resources will be dedicated to this drive. Young confirmed the position yesterday after a video showing quarrying in a part of

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History National Quarries

During the 1940’s, the United States of America (U.S.A.) contributed significantly to the development of the quarrying industry in Trinidad and Tobago. Large quantities of materials were required for the construction of the United States military bases on leasehold lands located at Wallerfield, Chaguaramas, and Carlsen Fields.

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LAWS OF TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO ...

2018-11-13  LAWS OF TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO Current Authorised Pages Pages Authorised (inclusive) by L.R.O. 1–2.. 3–12.. 13–18.. 19–28 ... “mining” means excavating or quarrying in, on or, below the surface for the purpose of winning or obtaining minerals and

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LAWS OF TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO - Legal Affairs

2018-11-13  LAWS OF TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO *See Note on Amendment at page 2 †See Notes at pages 2 and 3 Act 32 of 1918 Amended by Current Authorised Pages Pages Authorised (inclusive) by L.R.O. 1–8 .. 9–12 .. 13–14 .. 15–25 .. L.R.O. 4 of 1921 22

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Energy Minister goes after illegal quarrying CNC3

Energy Minister goes after illegal quarrying. Minister of Energy Stuart Young is targeting illegal quarrying among his goals in the Energy Ministry and resources will be dedicated to this drive. Young confirmed the position yesterday after a video showing quarrying in a part of

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Seven arrested for illegal quarrying and breach of

2020-5-7  Seven persons have been arrested in connection with illegal quarrying activities and breaching the COVID-19 Regulations. Official police reports state that they were held during an anti-crime exercise conducted earlier this week in the Cumuto

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Illegal activities halted by National Security forces ...

2014-9-23  Illegal activities halted by National Security forces. (Photo courtesy militaryphotos.net) September 23, 2014: The Minister of National Security issued a statement on Sunday that on September 20 a joint team comprising members of the Northern Division Task Force of the Trinidad Tobago Police Service, together with members of the Trinidad ...

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Illegal Quarrying Operation Shut Down in Wallerfield ...

2017-5-25  An illegal quarrying operation on state lands in Wallerfield, is shut down, following a joint operation carried out by police and officials of the Ministry of Energy and Energy Industries. ... One excavator was impounded and had to be removed with assistance from the Engineering Battalion of the Trinidad and Tobago

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Trinidad Tobago iweco

Quarrying in this part of Trinidad started in the 1940s to meet national demand for aggregate materials by the building and road construction industries. Poor regulation over the years has led to indiscriminate quarrying, resulting in severe land degradation as existing vegetation and top soil is cleared leading to loss of habitat, wildlife and ...

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History National Quarries

During the 1940’s, the United States of America (U.S.A.) contributed significantly to the development of the quarrying industry in Trinidad and Tobago. Large quantities of materials were required for the construction of the United States military bases on leasehold lands located at Wallerfield, Chaguaramas, and Carlsen Fields.

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Mining and Quarrying in Trinidad and Tobago:

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Trinidad a hub for illegal immigrants - Caribbean News

2017-8-29  Trinidad and Tobago has been cited as a haven for illegal immigrants. The Global Detention Project, an international group based in Switzerland, says Trinidad and Tobago is a hub for an alarming number of illegal immigrants. 100,000 undocumented

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Trinidad and Tobago: Deportation of 165 Venezuelans ...

2021-5-6  On 27 July, the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service circulated fliers on Facebook stating that “illegal immigration” could cause a “new wave of COVID-19” and called on people to report ...

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LEGAL RIGHTS: TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO: Street

2020-1-7  A: Yes, Street Vending without a license is illegal under the Summary Offences Act 1921, as amended: 64. (1) Any person who commits any of the following offences in any street is, for each offence, liable to a fine of two hundred dollars or to imprisonment for one month, that is to say, any person who: (a) exposes for show, hire, or sale ...

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Illegal activities halted by National Security forces ...

2014-9-23  Illegal activities halted by National Security forces. (Photo courtesy militaryphotos.net) September 23, 2014: The Minister of National Security issued a statement on Sunday that on September 20 a joint team comprising members of the Northern Division Task Force of the Trinidad Tobago Police Service, together with members of the Trinidad ...

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Illegal Quarrying Operation Shut Down in Wallerfield ...

2017-5-25  An illegal quarrying operation on state lands in Wallerfield, is shut down, following a joint operation carried out by police and officials of the Ministry of Energy and Energy Industries. ... One excavator was impounded and had to be removed with assistance from the Engineering Battalion of the Trinidad and Tobago

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LAWS OF TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO ...

2018-11-13  LAWS OF TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO Current Authorised Pages Pages Authorised (inclusive) by L.R.O. 1–2.. 3–12.. 13–18.. 19–28 ... “mining” means excavating or quarrying in, on or, below the surface for the purpose of winning or obtaining minerals and

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Forced into illegality: Venezuelan refugees and

2019-1-28  Trinidad and Tobago + 1 more. Forced into illegality: Venezuelan refugees and migrants in Trinidad and Tobago Format Analysis Source. RI; Posted

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Trinidad and Tobago: Deportation of 165 Venezuelans ...

2021-5-6  On 27 July, the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service circulated fliers on Facebook stating that “illegal immigration” could cause a “new wave of COVID-19” and called on people to report ...

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LEGAL RIGHTS: TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO: Fireworks

2013-10-31  An “explosive” is defined under the Explosives Act 1907, as amended as gunpowder, nitro-glycerine, dynamite, guncotton, blasting powders, fulminate of mercury or of other metals, coloured fires, and *every other substance, whether similar to those

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Seventy percent of Venezuelans entered Trinidad

2021-4-14  “The preferred mode of entering Trinidad and Tobago was via boat in both years. With regard to the entry points in 2019, 70 percent of migrants

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Refugee rights - UNHCR Trinidad and Tobago

2020-5-7  Refugee status recognizes the nuclear family and other dependent relatives up to the second degree of blood or family relationship. If you are a refugee that has been recognized by UNHCR, you can bring your immediate family members to Trinidad and Tobago, including: Your spouse. Your children under 18 years of age.

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Asylum-Seeker rights - UNHCR Trinidad and Tobago

2020-5-7  As an asylum-seeker in Trinidad and Tobago, you have the right to receive information about your asylum application, your rights and your duties in a language you understand. You have the right to contact UNHCR in Trinidad and Tobago at any point during the process , from the moment of expressing your fear of return to your country of origin.

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LEGAL RIGHTS: TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO: Street

2020-1-7  A: Yes, Street Vending without a license is illegal under the Summary Offences Act 1921, as amended: 64. (1) Any person who commits any of the following offences in any street is, for each offence, liable to a fine of two hundred dollars or to imprisonment for one month, that is to say, any person who: (a) exposes for show, hire, or sale ...

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