Quickcanoe technology backs Expo Jamaica
Jamaica Observer

E-commerce company Quickcanoe.com will be using its technology to give support to Expo Jamaica, which opens today at the National Arena.Expo Jamaica, organised by the Jamaica Manufacturers' Association (JMA) and the...

$11.8m in shares traded on TTSE
Trinidad Guardian

Overall market activity resulted from trading in ten securities of which none advanced, five declined and five traded firm. Trading activity on the First Tier Market registered a volume of 338,327 shares crossing the...

iGovTT appoints new CEO
Trinidad Guardian

Kirk Henry has been appointed CEO of the National Information and Communication Technology Company Ltd (iGovTT). He took up duties on April 3. Henry is an accomplished ICT professional with more than 20 years’...

Airline alliance promises lower fares, easier travel
Nation News

Three Caribbean airlines have formed an alliance which promises to make it easier and cheaper for travellers to move between 32 countries. Antigua-based LIAT, Air Antilles of Guadeloupe and St Maarten’s...

Dr Kingsley Chin wins International Entrepreneur of the Year Award
Jamaica Observer

The Young Caribbean Professional Network (YCPN) last week presented Dr Kingsley Chin, renown spinal surgeon, inventor and author, with the International Entrepreneur of the Year Award, at their National Fundraising Event,...

Jamaica well suited for BPO industry — Epstein
Jamaica Observer

Founder and chief executive officer (CEO) of itelbpo — the Caribbean’s largest home-grown Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) services provider —Yoni Epstein, says that BPO companies in Jamaica are well...

World Bank, UWI discuss blue economy today
Jamaica Observer

The World Bank and The University of the West Indies (UWI) are today hosting a public lecture on how to balance ocean wealth with ocean health and how Caribbean economies, such as Jamaica, can make the transition to a...

Businesses get $3.2M for innovation
Trinidad Guardian

Six entrepreneurial minds will be awarded a total of $3.2 million—an average of $500,000 each—to undertake projects that will hopefully result in opportunities and economic prosperity for T&T. In recognising...

Hadad on panel for Chamber event
Trinidad Guardian

Businessman John Hadad, who founded Hadco Limited together with his brothers Joseph and Robert, will be part of the panel at the T&T Chamber’s Annual Business Luncheon on April 18, 2018, at the Hilton Trinidad...

La Rocque: CSME a ‘work in progress’
Trinidad Guardian

Caricom Secretary General, Irwin La Rocque says while the Caricom Single Market and Economy (CSME) continues to be a work in progress, it is sufficiently advanced to be used more effectively by the regional private...

Cyprus on front line against lionfish invasion of Med
Jamaica Observer

Cyprus (AFP) — Equipped with harpoons and waterproof notebooks, Louis, Carlos and Antonis dive deep into the crystal clear waters of Konnos Bay in Cyprus on a mission to capture predatory lionfish.After colonising...

UCC, US-based entrepreneurial and tech firm Opportunity Hub launch OHUB@Jamaica
Jamaica Observer

The University of the Commonwealth Caribbean (UCC) has announced the signing of a partnership with North America's leading inclusive, innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem building platform Opportunity Hub (OHUB) to...

Brexit's many imponderables
Jamaica Gleaner

Many months have passed since this column last addressed the issue of Brexit and what it may mean for the Caribbean and its long-standing relationship with the United Kingdom.This is because the shape of Britain's future...

Commission says Caribbean economies will grow by average 1.4 per cent in 2018
Jamaica Observer

SANTIAGO, Chile (CMC) — The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) has updated its economic activity growth projections for the region this year, keeping its estimate for average regional...

Caricom secretary general says CSME a 'work in progress'
Jamaica Observer

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Caribbean Community (Caricom) Secretary General Irwin LaRocque says while the Caricom Single Market and Economy (CSME) continues to be a work in progress, it is sufficiently advanced...

Caricom secretary general says CSME a 'work in progress'
Jamaica Observer

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Caribbean Community (Caricom) Secretary General Irwin LaRocque says while the Caricom Single Market and Economy (CSME) continues to be a work in progress, it is sufficiently advanced...

Another resignation from EDAB
Trinidad Guardian

Economist Dr Ronald Ramkissoon is the latest member of the Cabinet-appointed Economic Development Advisory Board (EDAB) to quit, bringing to three the number of confirmed resignations from that body. He told the T&T...

NIB officials tell JSC: Higher retirement age by 2060
Trinidad Guardian

National Insurance Board (NIB) officials have been taken to task for the length of time they are projecting to increase the retirement age to 65. Before a Parliamentary Joint Select Committee (JSC) on Finance yesterday,...

TTSE Indices end week lower
Trinidad Guardian

Overall market activity resulted from trading in 12 securities of which four advanced, four declined and four traded firm. Trading activity on the First Tier Market registered a volume of 159,389 shares crossing the floor...

CARICOM Secretary General says CSME is a “work in progress”
Nation News

PORT OF SPAIN – The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretary General , Irwin La Rocque says while the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME) continues to be a work in progress, it is sufficiently advanced...

Digicel NBA Jumpstart to shoot off this weekend
Antigua Observer

The Digicel NBA Jumpstart programme will make its fourth consecutive return to the Caribbean as the two-day event will shoot off in the Turks and Caicos, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago this...

St Kitts promotes citizenship programme to Dubai and Hong Kong
Jamaica Observer

BASSETERRE, St Kitts (CMC) — Prime Minister Dr Timothy Harris is leading a high-level delegation to the Middle East promote the federation's Citizenship by Investment Programme (CBI), according to an official...

Productive Business Solutions scores Latin port contracts
Jamaica Gleaner

PBS scores Latin port contractsProductive Business Solutions Limited, PBS, which operates in 14 countries in the Caribbean and Latin America, announced that it secured contracts valued at US$5 million to install security...

Chinapoo joins Massy Holdings
Trinidad Guardian

Ian Chinapoo, who is stepping down as Executive Director of the Unit Trust Corporation (UTC) at the end of May, is joining Massy Holdings Limited as Group Chief Financial Office. A notice published in the T&T Stock...

First Caribbean closes at $9
Trinidad Guardian

Overall market activity resulted from trading in 18 securities of which five advanced, six declined and seven traded firm. Trading activity on the First Tier Market registered a volume of 253,701 shares crossing the floor...

BF&M Net Income For 2017: $3.7 Million
Bernews

In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX], BF&M Limited announced shareholders’ net income for the year ended 31st December 2017 of $3.7 million. Shareholders’ net income for the comparative...

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