The National Gas Company (NGC) has won its lawsuit against Super Industrial Services (SIS) over an alleged move to dispose of its assets pending the resolution of arbitration proceedings over the controversial Beetham Water Treatment Plant.
he Environmental Management Authority (EMA) has won a lawsuit against a contractor for the refurbishment of nine police surveillance bays along the Uriah Bulter and Solomon Hochoy Highways.
Delivering oral judgment at the Hall of Justice, in Port-of-Spain on Tuesday, High Court Judge Frank Seepersad upheld the EMA’s lawsuit in which it was seeking to recoup the $1.2 million that was advanced to Synergy Resources Ltd, of Union Road in Marabella.
A 23-year-old man was shot and wounded after he was robbed on Wednesday night in San Juan.
According to a police report, shortly after 8 pm, the victim was walking in a supermarket parking at the corner of Saddle Road and Laventille Road when he was held up by a gunman who ordered him to hand over his cash and other valuables.
The victim handed it over but was shot twice in the right thigh.
The gunman then escaped.
The victim was taken to the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex where he was treated and warded in a serious condition.