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Setting up a business in Trinidad and Tobago is quite straight forward.
The Government of the Republic of Trinidad & Tobago (GORTT) encourages foreign direct investment in almost all sectors, with specific focus on the non-energy targeted sectors.
Trinidad and Tobago's success in energy has fueled its rapid development into one of the most industrialized and cost-effective nations in the Caribbean and Central America.
Trinidad and Tobago is a twin island republic situated below the hurricane belt, at the southern-most end of the Caribbean archipelago.
Edan K. Properties manages many complex projects - from purchase to conceptualization, financing and site development. In its role as facilitator, InvesTT has worked alongside Edan K. and played a significant role over the years in the fast-tracking of processes required to implement multi-faceted development projects.
InvesTT facilitated company registration and access to import duty concessions for equipment, engaged the Ministry of Energy & Energy Industries on the placement and inspection of their LPG tanks as well as facilitated smooth entry at Immigration for foreign engineers needed to install equipment and train local staff.
Located in St. Augustine Trinidad, Virtana Inc. is an outsourcing company that delivers high quality robotics software solutions to international technology companies, utilizing engineering graduates based in Trinidad and Tobago.
How TTBizLink is Transforming Business Processes in T&T
TTBizLink is a secure business portal that provides 24/7 access to applications for various trade and business-related government services by linking multiple partners via a single electronic platform. Though still a work in progress major advancements have been achieved allowing persons to now easily register for access to the platform without the need to visit a physical office. Once the access is granted, applicants can apply for Company Name Reservation and, once approved, they can then submit Articles of Incorporation all via the TTBizLink platform. The Support Team provides efficient and detailed responses to all applications submitted, allowing for timely amendments to be made where necessary.
Once the application has been fully approved, an email notification is sent to the applicant for payment and collection of the Certificate of Incorporation. All applicable payments are processed through the Companies Registry online payment portal, which has recently been integrated with the TTBizLink system for the purpose of facilitating payments. The entire process takes between 3-5 working days.
The project represents collaboration and interconnectivity amongst over twenty (20) Government Agencies from seven (7) Ministries, together with the Trinidad and Tobago Chamber of Industry and Commerce (TTCIC).
With an overarching objective to improve Trinidad and Tobago’s trade performance and enhance its business competitiveness the SEW is designed to be a world-class solution, based on international standards.
The following is a list of processes available through the TTBizLink platform:
TTBizLink has received local and international accolades for its innovative approach to improving public service and for outstanding service delivery. This includes being adjudged Second place at the IDB’s 2018 President’s Award for Service Excellence and Innovation in the Public Sector.
Visit the TTBizLink website for more information: TTBizLink - Business Made Easy
Or contact InvesTT for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org
Article reference: TTBizLink - Ministry of Trade and IndustryMinistry of Trade and Industry (tradeind.gov.tt)