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Jamaica Gleaner

How do you escape a corporate culture you hate to work in each day? Should it be attacked head-on, or is another more subtle approach needed?Perhaps you know the feeling of being trapped in a toxic work environment. The...

China prosecuting tycoon who considered Kushner investment
Jamaica Gleaner

The founder of one of China's biggest insurers, who had discussed possibly investing in a Manhattan skyscraper owned by the family of Donald Trump's son-in-law and adviser, will be prosecuted for financial offences and...

Cash-strapped Venezuela faces eviction from Miami consulate
Jamaica Gleaner

Venezuela's cash-strapped government faces eviction from a Miami building it once owned after its consulate failed to pay rent since August.The notice demanding the consulate vacate the building in the ritzy Brickell...

Finding projects that demonstrate regional integration has a future
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In a few days, Caricom Heads of Government will meet in Haiti. Judging from recent conversations with senior figures across the region, the encounter is unlikely to be straightforward or easy.While no doubt there will be...

Soft skills for job seekers
Jamaica Gleaner

QUESTION: I hear increasingly about 'soft skills' in my job search. How do I go about making sure I possess such skills and competently talk about them? I have to be wondering if this is why I am not getting any calls for...

The nexus between bank fees and creditor life insurance
Jamaica Gleaner

Question: I saw a newspaper ad a few days ago about creditor life insurance. The insurer behind it is part of a group that owns a major commercial bank. What is this type of coverage all about? Is it necessary? I am...

Investing a lump sum for retirement
Jamaica Gleaner

QUESTION: I would like to find out what my best options are as it relates to investing a lump sum towards my retirement. I am 45 years old, female with one dependent. I like to take moderate risk. Please advise as I am...

Dollar appreciation leads to negative returns on BOJ bond
Jamaica Gleaner

Investors in a US dollar-indexed bond issued by the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ), last year had a negative return of 1.15 per cent on their investment because of the appreciation of the Jamaican dollar between last September and...

Gorstew denied again
Jamaica Gleaner

A second effort by the Gorstew Limited for the Privy Council to grant permission for an appeal against the acquittal of three former ATL executives in a fraud case adjudicated more than three years ago has been blocked by...

Salada to launch new coffee brand - Mountain Bliss to target millennials
Jamaica Gleaner

Salada Foods Jamaica Limited gave shareholders a sneak peek on Wednesday of a new brand of coffee that is meant to tease the taste buds of millennials.The Mountain Bliss 876 line will be on the shelves in a about a week,...

GG takes in Agrofest
Nation News

Governor General Dame Sandra Mason met some of the island’s entrepreneurs yesterday during a visit to Agrofest. She walked around to different booths, interacted with local craftsmen and women and...

Photos & Video: BEAST Gym Grand Opening
Bernews

Bermuda Elite Athletic Strength Training [B.E.A.S.T.] hosted their Grand Opening today [Feb 24] at their new location on Dundonald Street, with Premier David Burt cutting the ribbon to mark the event and taking a tour of...

Noel Hylton dies
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica -  Former Port Authority of Jamaica (PAJ) president and chairman Noel Hylton died Saturday afternoon at the University Hospital of the West Indies Intensive Care Unit after a long illness.Born in...

Somers Limited Announces Financial Results
Bernews

In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX], Somers Limited a financial services investment holding company, announce its results for the...

Somers Limited Announces Financial Results
Bernews

In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX], Somers Limited a financial services investment holding company, announce its results for the quarter ended December 31, 2017. The full filing stated: Somers Limited, a...

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting February 24
Bernews

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday February 24th. On Monday the Oleander container ship and the Christian Radich full-rigged...

Beware of debt negotiation companies
Royal Gazette

Dear Dave,I received a call the other day from a company saying it could negotiate the balance on my credit cards to a lesser amount. The caller also said they could get me a zero-per cent interest rate until the debts...

OBA paved the way on economy, says Atherden
Royal Gazette

The Progressive Labour Party government can reap the benefits of an economic transformation led by the One Bermuda Alliance, Jeanne Atherden claimed yesterday. The Opposition leader and Shadow Minister of Finance said her...

Axeing airport would cost more than 100m
Royal Gazette

The cost to axe a controversial deal to build a new airport only months into its start would have been more than 100 million, a report by consultants revealed yesterday. The LeighFisher report said that the islands...

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Feb 23 2018
Bernews

February 23 saw 229 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, valued at $10,419.50 BD. 229 shares were traded by Bank of N.T. Butterfield Ltd, closing up 4.6% at $45.50 per share. The BSX finished at 2,561.75, up 3.64%...

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Feb 23 2018
Bernews

February 23 saw 229 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, valued at $10,419.50 BD. 229 shares were traded by Bank of N.T. Butterfield Ltd,...

Agostini’s trades $0.33 lower
Trinidad Guardian

Overall Market activity resulted from trading in 17 securities of which 3 advanced, 5 declined and 9 traded firm. Trading activity on the First Tier Market registered a volume of 1,118,317 shares crossing the floor of the...

Espinet denies Petrotrin execs dismissed
Trinidad Guardian

Petrotrin chairman Wilfred Espinet has denied rumours that three vice presidents were recently relieved of their duties at the beleagured oil refinery. Rumours were rife on Thursday that vice president of Exploration and...

NCBJ takeover bid for GHL lapses
Trinidad Guardian

The takeover bid by NCB Global Holdings Limited (NCBGHL) for a majority stake in Westmoorings-based Guardian Holdings has expired without the Jamaican financial services company being able to take up shares tendered for...

No Payment of Fuel Bills Leads to Diesel Ration
Channel 5 Belize

Information to our newsroom is that the supply of diesel fuel is running very low. In fact going into the weekend, gas stations are receiving only a limited amount and [...]

Mark Lizarraga Says Societal Ills Must Also Be Addressed
Channel 5 Belize

Senator Lizarraga went on to address another key area of concern in the Budget: what will be allocated to addressing the root causes of crime such as joblessness and lack [...]

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