PSOJ encouraged by progress in public sector wage talks
Jamaica Observer

The Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica (PSOJ) says it is encouraged by a news report implying that some progress has been made with wage negotiations between the Government and public sector workers.

British biscuit lovers hit by Brexit squeeze
Jamaica Observer

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — A much-loved British biscuit has fallen victim to the Brexit-linked slump in the pound, as McVitie's Digestives yesterday said their packets will shrink.Packets of the quintessentially...

PSOJ encouraged by progress in public sector wage talks
Jamaica Observer

The Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica (PSOJ) says it is encouraged by a news report implying that some progress has been made with wage negotiations between the Government and public sector workers.

UWI Research Days tackles Zika, pollution and crime
Jamaica Observer

The University of the West Indies, Mona Campus and the Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica (PSOJ) have again urged businesses to utilise evidence from research to build and grow their markets.

OWTU: Brace for national shutdown
Trinidad Guardian

In a bid to force the Government to restructure Petrotrin without privatisation, president general of the Oilfields Workers’ Trade Union Ancel Roget said the national Cassabo had given instructions to shut down...

No politics in OWTU, Petrotin talks
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Officials of Petrotrin and the Oilfields Workers’ Trade Union have held what has been described by the energy company’s chairman Wilfred Espinet as “very cordial and productive” discussions. However,...

Guardian Holdings Limited leads
Trinidad Guardian

Overall Market activity resulted from trading in 14 securities of which seven advanced, one declined and six traded firm. Trading activity on the First Tier Market registered a volume of 667,406 shares crossing the floor...

CWI Digicel Regional 4-day cricket C/Ships Rutherford (93), Reifer (85*) make T&T see Red Put on 169 stand as Jaguars enjoy 331-run lead
Kaieteur News

By Sean Devers Half centuries from Sherfane Rutherford and Raymond Reifer and explosive knocks from Test batsman Shimron Hetymer and Anthony Bramble led Guyana Jaguars to 466-7 in reply to T&T Red Force’s 135...

Butane Prices to Go Up, But Not Till March
Channel 5 Belize

Brace yourself for another increase in butane prices. That’s the official word from the government following eight days of negotiations with Liquid Petroleum Gas Importers: BWEL, Gas Tomza and Zeta [...]

HSBC shares edge higher
Royal Gazette

Shares of HSBC Holdings improved by five cents, or 0. 46 per cent, to 10. 80 after 2,338 were traded on The Royal GazetteBSX Index. A total of 6,682 shares of Butterfield Bank, and two shares of BFampM Ltd, were also...

Dwayne Tulloch is Digicel Antigua's new CEO
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Digicel today announced the appointment of Dwayne Tulloch as the new Chief Executive Officer for its Antigua and Barbuda operations effective immediately.Tulloch's responsibilities include...

Replacement For CLICO Launched in Barbados – And It’s Promising Long-Awaited Payouts Soon
Dominica Vibes

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Friday January 19, 2018 – The new company set up to control the Barbados-based life insurance portfolio previously held by CLICO International Life Insurance (CIL) has been launched, and...

PwCs Kelly named as one to watch
Royal Gazette

Bermudian-based Katie Kelly has been named in a select list of captive industry professionals to watch in 2018. Ms Kelly is captive insurance director with PwC Bermuda. She is included in Captive Review magazines Ones to...

Conference to bring in charismatic speaker
Royal Gazette

An inspiring and charismatic guest keynote speaker is lined up for the Bermuda Captive Conference in June. Derreck Kayongo was a Ugandan refugee who, with his parents, fled that country during the reign of Idi Amin in the...

Four Bermudians qualify as CPAs at KPMG
Royal Gazette

KPMG in Bermuda has announced the successful qualifications of four Bermudians as CPAs. Nicole Nelson and Ian Bucci have earned their designations as chartered professional accountants, while Alex Brown and Dayshalae...

Parrish brings fresh ideas to captive event
Royal Gazette

When the Bermuda Captive Conference returns to its June slot this year, after being displaced by the Americas Cup last year, it will have a new man at the helm. In addition, a number of fresh ideas and innovations,...

Repair business a labour of love for Ramotar
Royal Gazette

A mechanical repair business which started off as a mobile service is now growing into a permanent home of its own. Sanjay Ramotar opened Mastermind Mechanics Garage, located next door to Raynors Service Station in...

Burt to focus on forgotten in Budget
Royal Gazette

David Burt will unveil his first Budget on February 16. The Premier and Minister of Finance said the Budget would focus on those who for the last five years have not been a priority. He added Our aim is simple and that is...

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Jan 18 2018
Bernews

January 18 saw 10,840 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, valued at $118,509.00 BD. 9,300 shares were traded by Ascendant Group Limited,...

Blue Capital Declares $0.0219 Dividend
Bernews

In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX], Blue Capital Alternative Income Fund Limited declared its quarterly dividend. The full filing...

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Jan 18 2018
Bernews

January 18 saw 10,840 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, valued at $118,509.00 BD. 9,300 shares were traded by Ascendant Group Limited, closing even at $10.00 per share, while another 1,540 shares were traded by...

Blue Capital Declares $0.0219 Dividend
Bernews

In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX], Blue Capital Alternative Income Fund Limited declared its quarterly dividend. The full filing stated: “Blue Capital Alternative Income Fund Limited has declared its...

Regional boxing camp to aid development
Trinidad Guardian

A comprehensive live-in boxing camp designed to take local boxers to the Olympic Games in Tokyo Japan 2020 and other international events, has been put in place and the T&T Boxing Association wants government and...

Jaguars rip apart Red Force
Trinidad Guardian

Barring a miracle the T&T Red Force will finish last in the 2017/18 CWI Digicel PCL season, on the evidence of the team's performance yesterday, the opening day of the 10th and final round clash against the champions...

Profit, asset increase for C&WJCCU
Jamaica Gleaner

One year after its most recent merger, the Community & Workers of Jamaica Co-operative Credit Union Limited, C&WJCCU, is reporting a 300 per cent increase in profit, and a $1 billion increase in assets...

Accept CW offer for shares — JN Fund Managers
Jamaica Observer

Investors who bought Cable & Wireless Jamaica (CWJ) shares in the latter half of 2015, in February 2016, or in March 2017, may be a little annoyed at the offer price of $1.45 being offered by CWC CALA Holdings....

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