FCO On Sovereignty, Economy, SSM & More
Bernews

The UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office [FCO] submitted written evidence for the British Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee inquiry in to the...

FCO On Sovereignty, Economy, SSM & More
Bernews

The UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office [FCO] submitted written evidence for the British Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee inquiry in to the ‘Future of the UK Overseas Territories’, addressing matters...

'Not enough progress' yet to call November Brexit summit: EU source
Jamaica Observer

Brussels , Belgium (AFP) Not enough progress has been made in Brexit divorce talks to call a November summit to draft a deal, a senior EU official said Wednesday.After receiving a briefing from British premier Theresa...

Bertie at the controls
Jamaica Observer

This is the 70th year since the Empire Windrush docked in the United Kingdom, carrying hundreds of West Indians seeking work to bolster that country's war-torn economy. Most of them were Jamaicans who settled in...

Cabinet Minister Says Economic Progress Made, But Not Enough
Channel 5 Belize

In other economic news, the International Monetary released its preliminary report on its findings on Belize’s economy last month. The IMF noted that the economy is strengthening but the I.M.F. [...]

GOB to Make Corozal Free Zone More Viable
Channel 5 Belize

According to President-Elect, Lopez Obrador, the free zone initiative is set to launch in January 2019; that is in two and a half months. The Mexican government will first focus [...]

Corozal Free Zone to be Affected by Mexico’s Free Zone Program
Channel 5 Belize

Last week, Mexico’s President-Elect, Lopez Obrador announced plans to transform Chetumal into a free zone where VAT, the value-added tax, will decrease from sixteen percent to eighteen percent on goods [...]

RenRe estimates 155m in catastrophe losses
Royal Gazette

RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd has estimated catastrophe losses of 155 million for the third quarter. The Bermudian reinsurer said Typhoon Jebi, which battered southern and central areas of Japan last month, would have a...

Canada becomes first major economy to legalise recreational cannabis
Telegraph UK

Canada becomes first major economy to legalise recreational cannabis elegraph logo eed of articles aved articles Save ALL SECTIONS More Canada becomes first major economy to legalise recreational cannabis Save People hold...

Retail sales lower for fifth consecutive month
Royal Gazette

Retail sales fell for a fifth consecutive month, down 4. 9 per cent in July after adjusting for retail sector inflation at 3. 3 per cent. The absence of the Americas Cup and its associated merchandise was attributed as a...

US sets new trade talks with EU, Japan, Britain
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, DC United States (AFP) — US officials announced yesterday negotiations for separate trade agreements with Britain, the European Union and Japan as part of efforts by President Donald Trump's...

Global stocks mostly rise after strong US earnings
Jamaica Observer

NEW YORK, United States (AFP) — Global stock markets mostly rose yesterday as tensions in bond markets eased and several major US companies reported strong earnings, shifting attention from the doubts that have...

Coffee rejection - Dealers fail to secure pricing deals in Japan
Jamaica Gleaner

Local coffee exporters returned from Japan this month without any indication of pricing or deals from the large trading importers, which puts the US$25 million industry at a near standstill at least until Christmas.At the...

Legalised ganja: a rarity around the world
Jamaica Observer

MONTREAL, Canada (AFP) -- Canada is about to legalise recreational use of marijuana, which will make it the second nation in the world to do so after Uruguay more than five years ago.While many countries have...

Trump calls Federal Reserve his 'biggest threat'
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — President Donald Trump reignited his controversial criticism of the central bank Tuesday, calling the Federal Reserve his “biggest threat”.Trump followed up previous strong...

Saudi Arabia would lose from escalation with US — experts
Jamaica Observer

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AFP) — Saudi Arabia has more to lose than to gain from an economic showdown with its ally the United States, experts say, as the diplomatic fallout continues following the disappearance...

Keller Williams launches in Trinidad and Tobago
Jamaica Observer

Texas-based real estate company Keller Williams (KW) has been awarded a licence for a new master franchise in Trinidad and Tobago.The new Keller Williams master franchise is currently starting operations and is expecting...

Who runs the (economic) world? It might soon be women
Jamaica Observer

NUSA DUA, Indonesia (AFP) — Who runs the world? It might soon be women, as a crop of female economists join IMF chief Christine Lagarde in top positions at major financial bodies.As the International Monetary Fund...

Trump warns Honduras to halt migrant 'caravan' or lose US aid
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — President Donald Trump yesterday warned Honduras he will cut millions of dollars in US aid if a group of about 2,000 migrants is not prevented from seeking to reach the United...

Harvard on trial over alleged discrimination against Asians
Jamaica Observer

NEW YORK, United States (AFP) — Harvard University went on trial Monday over an opaque admissions selection process that critics say discriminates against Asian students.A lawsuit has challenged the use of race as a...

UK unemployment rate holds at 43-year low
Jamaica Observer

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Britain's unemployment rate remained at 4.0 per cent in the three months to August, the lowest point since 1975, official data showed Tuesday.The jobless rate — the proportion of...

Diaspora wants Jamaica to capitalise on stock rally
Jamaica Observer

The Commonwealth Caribbean Enterprise Network (CCEN), a UK-based Caribbean Diaspora Business Network, has called on the Government and the local business community to use the current economic success, in addition to...

Google to charge for apps on Android phones in Europe
Jamaica Gleaner

Google plans to start charging smartphone makers to pre-install apps like Gmail, YouTube and Google Maps on Android handsets sold in Europe, a response to a record US$5-billion antitrust fine imposed by the European...

Ending austerity in UK 'incompatible' with budget plan
Jamaica Gleaner

The British government will have to spend an extra £19 billion (US$25 billion) a year on public services by the year 2022-23 if it's to deliver on Prime Minister Theresa May's promise to end austerity, a well-respected...

Audi fined over diesel emissions
Jamaica Gleaner

German law enforcement authorities added another chapter to Volkswagen's diesel scandal Tuesday by fining the company's luxury division Audi €800 million (US$925 million) for selling cars rigged to cheat on emissions...

GAP to spend US$60m over three years on NMIA
Jamaica Gleaner

Airport operator Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico, GAP, announced plans to invest US$60 million in the first three years of operating the Norman Manley International Airport, NMIA, according to stock market...

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