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.

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...

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
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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...

Digicel leases HQ space to IBEX
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Digicel Jamaica has inked a deal with business process outsourcing (BPO) and contact centre provider Ibex to lease space at its waterfront building as the new Caribbean and Latin American headquarters of IBEX.

JMMB leads in shares traded
Trinidad Guardian

Overall Market activity resulted from trading in 17 securities of which four advanced, six declined and 7 traded firm. Trading activity on the First Tier Market registered a volume of 295,409 shares crossing the floor of...

Regional boxing camp to aid development
Trinidad Guardian

WALTER ALIBEY 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...

Jaguars rip apart Red Force
Trinidad Guardian

VINODE MAMCHAN 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...

OCM Limited registers day’s largest gain
Trinidad Guardian

Overall Market activity resulted from trading in 11 securities of which four advanced, two declined and five traded firm. Trading activity on the First Tier Market registered a volume of 125,116 shares crossing the floor...

Agriculture – key to Caribbean food security
Jamaica Observer

The Caribbean is rich in natural resources; no wonder they underpin much of the region's economy. The natural tropical landscape alone has generated a strong, unique tourism sector that has seen record numbers of visitors...

Eppley to control Fortress Caribbean Property Fund
Jamaica Observer

Fortress Fund Managers Ltd; Alleyne, Aguilar & Altman Ltd ('Altman Real Estate') and Eppley Fund Managers Ltd have entered an arrangement which will see Eppley assuming all investment management and advisory...

Secondary schools head slams Govt
Trinidad Guardian

President of the PowerGen Secondary Schools Cricket Council (SSCC) Surujdath Mahabir criticized the Government for not supporting women cricketers. In a fiery speech at the opening of the league yesterday at Fatima...

St Vincent threatens to sue T&T over forex
Trinidad Guardian

KINGSTOWN, ST VINCENT—The ongoing currency issue in which Vincentian traders in agricultural produce are unable to convert their earnings to Eastern Caribbean dollars after plying their trade in T&T could end up...

ANSA McAL falls by $0.10
Trinidad Guardian

Overall Market activity resulted from trading in 13 securities of which five advanced, five declined and three traded firm. Trading activity on the First Tier Market registered a volume of 257,263 shares crossing the...

Hotel investment conference to return
Royal Gazette

Bermuda is to host this years Caribbean Hotel Investment Conference and Operations Summit after successfully staging the annual event last year. Parris Jordan, chairman of the Chicos, said The Bermuda Tourism Authority...

Hero CPL makes close to US$100million impact on region’s economy
Dominica Vibes

Gros Islet, St Lucia. 16 January 2018— The Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) has announced the tournament’s economic impact across the region. The 2017 event, which took place between 4 August and 9 September...

Bermuda To Host CHICOS Conference Again
Bernews

Parris Jordan, Chairman of the Caribbean Hotel Investment Conference & Operations Summit [CHICOS] announced that the 2018 edition of CHICOS is now set for November 8-9, 2018 and will be hosted at the Fairmont...

Eppley to assume investment management for Fortress Caribbean Property Fund
Jamaica Gleaner

Fortress Fund Managers Limited, Alleyne, Aguilar & Altman Limited and Eppley Fund Managers Limited have reached an agreement pursuant to which Eppley will assume all investment management and advisory responsibilities...

Ambassador welcomes reactivation of flights to Havana
Trinidad Guardian

Cuban Ambassador Guillermo Vázquez Moreno has welcomed the reactivation of flights between Port-of-Spain/Havana. He said the direct flight to Cuba is key to increasing the bilateral commercial relations between the...

Scotiabank shares jump $0.29
Trinidad Guardian

Overall Market activity resulted from trading in 16 securities of which ten advanced, one declined and five traded firm. Trading activity on the First Tier Market registered a volume of 136,770 shares crossing the floor...

Regional insurer disbursed US$119 million during 10-year period
Jamaica Observer

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Director of Projects at the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) Daniel Best says between 2007 and September 2017, Caribbean Catastrophe Risk Insurance Facility (CCRIF) disbursed...

Jacobs' career best dissipates Hurricanes
Jamaica Gleaner

West Indies 'A' leg-spinner Damion Jacobs completed his 13th first-class five-wicket haul and with it, helped Jamaica Scorpions defeat Leeward Hurricanes by 58 runs in their penultimate Digicel-Cricket West Indies...

AC Marriott to make Caribbean debut in Kingston
Jamaica Gleaner

The hotel being developed in Kingston by Sandals Resort International will be branded as AC Marriott.AC is said to be Marriott's design-focused brand, with 90 hotels across Europe, Latin America and the United States. The...

Digicel says Data Act may impact proposed Caricom Single ICT Space
Jamaica Observer

Minister of Science, Energy and Technology Dr Andrew Wheatley says every effort is being made to ensure that Jamaica's Caricom partners are not disadvantaged by the provisions of the new Data Protection Bill, currently...

Proven targets Cayman
Jamaica Observer

Proven Investments Limited (ProvenJA) has entered an agreement to acquire 100 per cent of the common shares of a licensed securities dealer with offices in Cayman and throughout the Caribbean. The company, which was...

Jacobs steps up for the Scorpions
Jamaica Gleaner

A seven-wicket haul from leg-spinner Damion Jacobs has put Jamaica Scorpions in a good position against Leeward Islands Hurricanes heading into day three of their penultimate round Cricket West Indies-Digicel Four-day...

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