US embassy more than visas
Jamaica Gleaner

For many Jamaicans, the United States Embassy has long been nothing more than the place where one applies for a visa to visit family and friends ­ whether for vacation or permanent residency. But for emerging...

Today's US teens about three years behind 70s generation
Jamaica Observer

MIAMI, United States (AFP) — Teenagers in America today are about three years behind their counterparts from the 1970s when it comes to taking up sex, drinking alcohol and working for pay, researchers said...

Escaping disillusion: The skilled youth quitting Turkey
Jamaica Observer

ANKARA, Turkey (AFP) — When Dilara left Turkey for Dubai five years ago, her friends said she'd made a mistake. The economy was flourishing, the cultural scene was vibrant and relations with the West warm.But now,...

The European Central Bank's QE decisions and your portfolio
Jamaica Observer

The European Central Bank (ECB) instituted an asset-purchase programme two years ago for government and corporate bonds in the primary market. The programme is widely known as quantitative easing or QE for short.

Cedric Stephens | Disaster meltdown
Jamaica Gleaner

I wrote two pieces this month about natural disasters and their effects. Today's is the third. One event affected several Caribbean Islands. Two hurricanes in quick succession hit Florida and Texas mainly.The human and...

BOJ introduces mid-day FX trading rate
Jamaica Observer

The Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) on Thursday said it will, starting next Monday, begin publishing mid-day rates for the four major currencies traded in the local market. The bank said the rates for the US and Canadian dollars,...

Gov't finalises Alpart deal with JISCO
Jamaica Observer

TRANSPORT and Mining Minister Lester 'Mike' Henry yesterday finalised the deal with Jiuquan Iron & Steel Company (JISCO) completing the company's acquisition of Alpart.In a release yesterday, the Ministry of Transport...

TeamBDA members to open Dive In Festival
Royal Gazette

Members of Bermudas Red Bull Youth Americas Cup team will next week open three days of events designed to promote diversity in the insurance industry. TeamBDA members Shomari Warner and Dimitri Stephens, along with Laura...

Burt meets business executives in New York
Royal Gazette

Premier David Burt met senior executives in New York City this week with the aim of building business relationships and attracting investment to the island. The two-day visit was arranged by the Bermuda Business...

Premier, Minister Hold Meetings In New York
Bernews

Premier David Burt met senior business executives in New York City this week during a two-day visit arranged by the Bermuda Business Development Agency [BDA]. The Premier, accompanied by Economic Development & Tourism...

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Royal Gazette

Members of Bermudas Red Bull Youth Americas Cup team will next week open three days of events designed to promote diversity in the insurance industry. TeamBDA members Shomari Warner and Dimitri Stephens, along with Laura...

Bacardi pledges 3m for disaster relief
Royal Gazette

The family that owns Bermudian-based Bacardi has committed 3 million for disaster relief and recovery efforts in the wake of devastation caused by hurricanes Irma and Maria and the earthquakes in Mexico. The spirits...

Island Trading undergoes switch-over
Royal Gazette

It was all hands on deck at Island Trading this week as the store underwent one of its twice yearly reconfigurations. With the summer months now gone, the shop has brought its indoor products to the fore. It is a seasonal...

Bacardi To Donate $3 Million To Disaster Relief
Bernews

In the wake of the devastation caused by Hurricanes Irma and Maria, as well as the earthquake in Mexico, Bermuda-headquartered Bacardi Limited and the Bacardí family have pledged $3 million for disaster relief and...

Stopped at US border, Haitians find 'Mexican dream' instead
Jamaica Observer

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — Jose Luis Millan found a new crop of star employees at an upscale Tijuana car wash where customers cross the border from the US to pay up to US$950 to have their prized possessions steamed and...

Schnoor promoted by Scotiabank from Trinidad to Toronto
Jamaica Observer

Having impressed as managing director of Scotiabank Trinindad and Tobago, as well as senior vice-president and head of Caribbean South and East, Jamaican Anya Schnoor will travel to Toronto, Canada, as executive...

Peart elected president of AmCham
Jamaica Observer

Allison Peart, managing partner of Ernst & Young, is now president of the American Chamber of Commerce of Jamaica.She was elected at the organisation's annual general meeting on Tuesday.Peart has more than 20 years of...

Surging stock market powers US wealth to US$96 trillion
Jamaica Gleaner

Surging stock market powersAmerican wealth to US$96 trillionA healthy gain in the stock market and steadily increasing home prices boosted Americans' household wealth this spring, a trend that likely adds to the nation's...

China announces trade secrets crackdown to assure investors
Jamaica Gleaner

China announcestrade secrets crackdown to assure investorsChina has announced a crackdown on violations of patents and trade secrets in an effort to mollify foreign companies ahead of a visit to Beijing by United States...

US advises banks to be on lookout for Venezuelan corruption
Jamaica Gleaner

The United States Treasury Department is advising banks to be on the lookout for suspicious financial activity involving corrupt Venezuelan officials as the Trump administration tightens its...

Walter Molano | The obsession with walls
Jamaica Gleaner

The obsession with wallsDonald Trump's obsession with the construction of a wall to separate the United States from Mexico is a theme that has resonated since the early days of civilisation.Barriers, from the Walls of...

The ATM at 50: How it's changed consumer behaviour
Jamaica Gleaner

The ATM at 50: How it'schanged consumer behaviourAn automated teller machine. The cash machine. In Britain, a cashpoint.The ATM turns 50 years old this year. They machines are ubiquitous, and possibly still a necessity,...

Dr. Musbahi Joins Brown Darrell Clinic Team
Bernews

Urologist Dr. Abdussalam Musbahi has joined the team at Brown -Darrell Clinic. “Dr. Musbahi, a Libyan national, has practised in the UK for the past thirty years and has distinguished himself as an extremely...

Restaurant plans Court Street drive-through
Royal Gazette

Smokin Barrel, the mobile barbecue restaurant based on Front Street, has plans to start its own drive-through which will be located next to Jamaican Grill on Court Street. The mobile business, owned by Kemar Jerome...

Big steel merger for Tata, German company
Jamaica Gleaner

Germany's Thyssenkrupp and Tata Steel of India signed a preliminary deal on Wednesday to merge their European steel operations, a combination that could lead to up to 4,000 job cuts.The move to create Europe's...

World Council of Credit Unions activates Caribbean Relief Fund
Trinidad Guardian

BRIDGETOWN – The World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU) has activated a Caribbean Relief Fund to support credit unions that have been affected by Hurricane Irma that recently devastated sections of the Caribbean ....

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