Digicel Play treats Game of Thrones fans
Jamaica Observer

ABOUT 50 fans of the HBO series Game of Thrones were given the royal treatment with a big-screen, rooftop viewing of the series premiere at Digicel's downtown Kingston headquarters last Sunday.The top-rated cable TV...

Bourse does $40,400 in trades
Trinidad Guardian

Trading activity on the First Tier Market registered a volume of 323,700 shares crossing the floor of the Exchange valued at $3,246,838.29. Scotia Investments Jamaica Limited was the volume leader with 284,235 shares...

Court of Appeal denies JSE regulator injunction
Jamaica Gleaner

The Court of Appeal has upheld a lower court’s refusal to grant an injunction barring the Jamaica Stock Exchange Limited (JSE) from convening a disciplinary hearing against its chief regulatory officer, Wentworth...

Big chunk of social media users are unemployed or junior workers
Jamaica Gleaner

A new survey conducted on behalf of the Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica (PSOJ) shows that a large proportion of social media users -34 per cent - are unemployed and only one per cent work at managerial level....

RadioShack coming to Jamaica
Jamaica Gleaner

​The first RadioShack store in Jamaica will open soon at the Bargain Centre Mall in Mandeville, Manchester as part of Unicomer Jamaica’s network of retail stores. The company also operates the Courts, Lucky...

Delando Colley, Black Mattic collab
Jamaica Star

Former Digicel Rising Stars contestant Delando Colley and Black Mattic have joined forces on the single, 'Better Place'.Better Place speaks about uplifting oneself and others, despite the struggles which one goes through...

Paramount looks to markets in Cuba and Haiti
Jamaica Observer

Listed company Paramount Trading Jamaica Ltd hopes to finalise a deal with some of Cuba's largest manufacturing groups and companies. The company, which is currently in partnership with Pittsburgh-based Allegheny...

Push for MoBay to become major centre for business
Jamaica Observer

MINISTER without Portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation Dr Horace Chang says the Government is positioning Montego Bay as a major centre for business in western Jamaica.He said that Montego Bay is...

The three types of clients every small business person should avoid
Jamaica Observer

Here is a description of the three types of clients that every small business person should try to avoid. A. THE CLIENT IN A RUSHThis person comes to you on the Friday before the Wednesday night the project is due....

Carib Cement still lacks second Jamaican director
Jamaica Observer

Colin Steele was not elected to fill the slot for a second Jamaican domiciled member of the board of directors of the Caribbean Cement Company Limited (CCCL), it has now been confirmed.

Hutton folds from CONEC Mobile Wallet
Jamaica Observer

Heston Hutton CEO of JaMobile Payment Services Ltd, a subsidiary of Jamaica Co-operative Credit Union League (JCCUL), has demitted office effective June 30, 2017, according to a news release yesteray.JaMobile Payment...

Sagicor Bank sells block of mortgage portfolio to VMBS
Jamaica Observer

Sagicor Bank Jamaica Ltd (SBJ) and Victoria Mutual Building Society (VMBS) announced yesterday that they have entered into an agreement for the sale of a block of mortgages from SBJ to VMBS. The size of the deal “has...

JMMB to double integrated financial centres by 2018
Jamaica Observer

Commercial bank newcomer, JMMB Merchant Bank plans on expanding its integrated financial life goal centres to six branches across the island by the end of 2018.

Walter Molano | Argentina: Warrants, the peso and a stirring economy
Jamaica Gleaner

The Argentine GDP warrants have been extremely volatile over the past few weeks. One of the reasons is that the economy is starting to stir.In May, industrial production expanded 2.7 per cent year-...

UNDP: Poverty in Jamaica at 14.5%
Jamaica Gleaner

A new UNDP report, which puts Jamaica's per capita income at US$8,350, finds that 406,000 of its citizens live either near or in extreme poverty.Of that number, 14,000...

Hutton moves on from JCCUL
Jamaica Gleaner

Heston Hutton, who headed JaMobile Payment Services Limited, a pioneer in the mobile money market, has given up the job as CEO.Hutton left the job on June 30 but his departure was only announced Thursday.JaMobile is a...

AMG Packaging makes headway on tissue sales
Jamaica Gleaner

​Tissue sales at AMG Packaging & Paper Company Limited is 27 times greater than a year ago, due to adjustments in its distribution arrangements, but is still underperforming management expectations...

Collateral registry usage climbs
Jamaica Gleaner

Use of the National Security Interests in Personal Property Registry (NSIPP) is rising steadily, says Companies Office of Jamaica's Ruth Ramlogan, although motor vehicles remain the most...

JAS rolling out shops, car park as moneymakers
Jamaica Gleaner

Jamaica Agricultural Society (JAS), a lobby for farmers, will break ground by November on a multistorey car park in downtown Kingston. It is also building new shops for...

Cannabis Licencing Authority approves 46 ganja applications, rejects 8
Jamaica Gleaner

A fifth of the applications for ganja licences have got conditional approvals from Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA), while two licences have...

BOJ gets proactive in policing risky banks - Central bank recruiting talent, restructuring
Jamaica Gleaner

Bank of Jamaica is adopting a new supervisory method for banks and building societies that will intensify oversight as...

Delando Colley, Black Mattic collab
Jamaica Observer

SIX years ago, Delando Colley finished in third place in the Digicel Rising Star competition. He recently collaborated with deejay Black Mattic on the single titled Better Place . It was produced by ZJ Elektra for...

Sagicor Bank sells block of mortgage portfolio
Jamaica Gleaner

Sagicor Bank Jamaica (SBJ) has entered into an agreement for the sale of a block of mortgages it held to the Victoria Mutual Building Society (VMBS). The transaction will not affect the terms of the existing mortgage...

Businesses need to go mobile to meet millennials’ needs – PSOJ survey
Jamaica Gleaner

A new survey commissioned by the Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica (PSOJ) found that millennial consumer behaviours have been shaped by the widespread adoption of smart phones and the Internet. The survey, titled the...

‘Service excellence trumps everything else’, Bahamahost graduates told
Nassau Guardian

FREEPORT, Grand Bahama – Bahamahost held a graduation ceremony for 415 persons from Bahamas Immigration, Treasure Bay Casino, public service drivers, Bishop Michael Eldon High School, Sunland Baptist Academy, Grand...

D’Aguilar: Not much we can do about cost to enter the country
Nassau Guardian

There may be nothing The Bahamas can do about the expensive nature of flights into the country in the near- to medium-term, Minister of Tourism Dionisio D’Aguilar told Guardian Business yesterday. Meanwhile, this...

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