Eppley Caribbean Property to cross list on JSE, aims to raise $4.5 billion
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Eppley Caribbean Property Fund Limited SCC (ECPF), a publicly listed property fund in Barbados and Trinidad & Tobago, announced yesterday that its Board of Directors had approved a cross-listing of its Value Fund...

Tourism must deliver greater benefit to all
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Tourism now dominates most Caribbean economies, drawing huge numbers of visitors and wealth into the region. Despite this, many of those who work in or with the sector have yet to benefit fully from its success. A few...

JP to launch Caribbean logistics centre in UK
Jamaica Gleaner

Food and logistics conglomerate Jamaica Producers Group is expanding its shipping business in the United Kingdom with new warehousing space to enable freight consolidation to the Caribbean. The expansion would increase...

US Embassy and Branson Centre charting ‘Journeys to Scale’
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The United STATES Embassy’s Public Affairs Section and Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship, Caribbean have inked an agreement to host specialised fireside chats throughout the year under the theme ‘Journeys to...

Caribbean Producers lists $500m bond
Jamaica Gleaner

Food and beverage trader Caribbean Producers Jamaica, CPJ, has listed a $500-million bond on the Jamaica Stock Exchange, after raising debt on the private market to refinance its borrowings. “We are retiring...

Grenada Government records lowest interest rate on Treasury bills
Jamaica Observer

ST GEORGE'S, Grenada (CMC) — Grenada says for the first time in its history, it has been able to attract an interest rate below 1.80 per cent for its Treasury bills on the Regional Government Securities Market...

Eight steps to improve your employability
Jamaica Observer

“Employers are demanding that workers for the 21st century must possess the knowledge, technical skills, and “soft-skills” to function effectively and be competitive in the workplace. To attain this level...

Sagicor Select Funds Limited looks to raise $4.0-billion IPO
Jamaica Observer

IN an industry first for Jamaica and the Caribbean region, Sagicor Select Funds Limited (SSFL) Initial Public Offering (IPO) yesterday made its Prospectus available on the Jamaica Stock Exchange and Sagicor Jamaica...

The right man for BOJ governor?
Jamaica Observer

It was recently announced that Richard Byles is going to succeed Brian Wynter as the governor of the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) in August of this year.Immediately there was a unanimous chorus that Byles was an excellent choice...

Transforming Education through Virtual Reality and Games Wins Top Prize at the Caribbean Entrepreneur Challenge
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  Bridgetown, BARBADOS, June 17, 2019 -Over the past 5 months young entrepreneurs have been battling it out to secure a place in the final of the Caribbean Entrepreneur Challenge (CEC), a component of the Trade...

David Jessop | Restoring the central role of Caribbean agriculture
Jamaica Gleaner

When in the early 1990s it became apparent that Europe’s preferential regimes for Caribbean bananas and sugar were coming to an end, an impassioned debate began about a transition to other forms of economic activity....

JOB VACANCY: Digicel Product Executive
Dominica News Online

Digicel is seeking professionals from across the Caribbean who thrive in a fast paced, dynamic and innovative environment with experience in the below role: Product Executive

Transformation taking root in the Caribbean — Carib Development Bank
Jamaica Observer

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad — President of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) Dr William Warren Smith told the closing session of the bank's recent meeting in Trinidad and Tobago that transformation was taking root in...

AC Hotel brings 220 new rooms
Jamaica Observer

The hotel room count in Jamaica's capital city will jump by 220 when the the first AC Hotel by Marriott in the Caribbean opens for business on June 17.

Used car dealer says high interest rates/devaluation hurting sector
Jamaica Observer

 Managing director of Rent-A-Car Caribbean and Tours Limited/Caribbean Auto Sales, Garnett Reid, is calling upon the Government to open up the importation licence to bring in 2010 motor vehicles.Reid, a former...

JWN taps Brown Sinclair to revive Caribbean market
Jamaica Gleaner

Jamaican rum company J. Wray...

Dr Worrell Suggests Caribbean Move To US Dollar
Bernews

A leading Caribbean economist has suggested that the islands “permanently retire” their currencies, and move to the US dollar. “Caribbean currencies served a crucial purpose when they were first introduced,...

David Jessop | Tariff wars and sanctions: the new normal?
Jamaica Gleaner

The moment is fast arriving when Caribbean Governments and business will have to consider the consequences of the tariff wars and sanctions that Washington is now pursuing. Far from reducing its ‘America First’...

Tariff wars and sanctions: the new normal?
Jamaica Gleaner

The moment is fast arriving when Caribbean Governments and business will have to consider the consequences of the tariff wars and sanctions that Washington is now pursuing. Far from reducing its ‘America First’...

UWI study shows $40 billion demand for agricultural supplies in the tourism sector
Jamaica Observer

MONTEGO BAY, St James — A recently completed study by The University of the West Indies (The UWI) has revealed that there is a $40 billion demand for agricultural supplies in the tourism sector.The revelation was...

Royal Caribbean Cruise owns real estate in Falmouth, runs leasing portfolio
Jamaica Gleaner

Shellion Rhoden, business manager of the Falmouth Jamaica Land Company Limited (FJLC), said Monday that occupancy continued to be high, with only six shops out of 60 available for lease at this time. “We are...

PriceSmart to construct second store in Portmore, says planning data
Jamaica Gleaner

PriceSmart, which operates stores across the Caribbean and Latin America, plans to build a second store in Jamaica to be located in Portmore, St Catherine. The company received a “permit for the construction and...

Antigua and St Kitts defend Citizenship by Investment Programme
Jamaica Observer

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — The governments of Antigua and Barbuda and St Kitts-Nevis have strongly defended their respective Citizenship by Investment Programmes (CBI) that some regional countries use as a means of...

Eppley Caribbean Property Fund secures $650M in funding for new aquisitions
Jamaica Observer

Eppley Caribbean Property Fund Limited SCC (ECPF or the Value Fund), a publicly listed property fund in Barbados and Trinidad and Tobago, has closed on a $650 million bridge facility from NCB Capital Markets Ltd to...

CAC 2000 looks to Caribbean expansion
Jamaica Observer

WITH some 80 years in the local air conditioning business, CAC 2000 Ltd has changed its operational strategy following a challenging 2018, while looking towards regional expansion.In light of this adversity, the company...

KPMG: Caribbean Hospitality Financing Survey
Bernews

At the Caribbean Hotel & Resort Investment Summit [CHRIS] held in Miami from May 21-23, KPMG launched its 15th annual Caribbean Hospitality Financing Survey, which highlights trends in the region’s hospitality...

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