New CANTO chairman outlines priorities for his tenure
Jamaica Observer

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — The newly elected chairman of the Trinidad-based Caribbean Association of National Telecommunications Organizations (CANTO), David Cox, says he believes the regional organisation “can...

Fishing for deal
Nation News

THE CONTENTIOUS ISSUE of Barbadian fishermen being arrested for fishing illegally in Trinidad and Tobago’s waters is being thrashed out at the prime ministerial level. Minister of the Blue Economy...

TT regulator authorities issue warning on use of virtual currencies
Jamaica Observer

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — The regulatory authorities are warning Trinidad and Tobago nationals, investing in or otherwise conducting transactions in virtual currencies to be wary of various schemes promising...

MPC lists in Jamaica and Trinidad
Jamaica Observer

MPC Caribbean Clean Energy Fund listed on the Jamaica Stock Exchange on the morning of January 14, the same time as it cross-listed on the Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange.A total of US$11 million was raised in the...

MPC Caribbean Clean Energy lists tomorrow
Jamaica Observer

The listing of MPC Caribbean Clean Energy Limited on the Jamaica Stock Exchange will take place on Monday, January 14, at 9:00 am. The company will also be cross-listed on the Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange, at the...

NCB Group to grow revenues to US$1.5b with GHL assets
Jamaica Gleaner

Jamaica-based NCB Financial Group (NCBFG) has indicated that its consolidated revenues with Trinidad-based Guardian Holding Limited (GHL) would surpass US$1.5 billion, or just under J$200 billion, provided GHL...

Domestic growth slackens in third quarter – Central Bank
Jamaica Observer

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — The Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago (CBTT) says the domestic growth momentum appears to have slackened in the third quarter of 2018, while inflation remained very low.

Carib Cement partially redeems shares issued to TCL
Jamaica Observer

Caribbean Cement Company Limited (CCC) has partially redeemed preference shares held by Trinidad Cement Limited (TCL) which were issued in 2010 by CCC.The disclosure, which was published on the Jamaica Stock Exchange on...

MPC Caribbean Clean Energy raises US$11 million from IPO
Jamaica Observer

MPC Caribbean Clean Energy Ltd has raised US$11 million from its initial public offering (IPO) on the Jamaica and Trinidad & Tobago stock exchanges.The offering opened on December 3, 2018, and was marketed by JN Fund...

NCB Financial Group increases Guardian Holdings offer
Jamaica Observer

NCB Financial Group Limited (NCBFG) has increased its offer to US$2.79 for the shares in Guardian Holdings Limited of Trinidad (GHL) a month after failing to acquire the outstanding shares in the regional insurance...

NCB increases GHL share offer to US$2.79
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — NCB Financial Group Limited (NCBFG) has increased its offer to US$2.79 for the shares in Guardian Holdings Limited of Trinidad (GHL), a month after failing to acquire the outstanding shares in the...

24 grants awarded at Caribbean Angel Investor Forum
Jamaica Observer

“Driving Growth Through Private Investment”, was the focus of the second Caribbean Angel Investor Forum held at the Hyatt Regency in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago. The forum is part of the LINK-Caribbean...

David Jessop | At last, a time for action on the CSME
Jamaica Gleaner

At the conclusion of the recent special summit in Trinidad, Caricom heads of government issued the 'St Ann's Declaration'.It set out in the dusty language of officialese the measures being taken to breathe life into the...

Berger Jamaica now producing former rival Penta brand
Jamaica Gleaner

Berger Jamaica now producing former rival Penta brandOnce its foreign import rival in the paint market, Berger has brought the production of Penta paints in-house, a new arrangement that migrates manufacturing business...

GraceKennedy Foods USA to consolidate with Majesty Foods Factory for joint venture
Jamaica Observer

Grace Foods (USA), Inc (Grace Foods), a company owned by GraceKennedy Limited (GKL), a publicly traded Jamaican corporation listed on the Jamaica and Trinidad stock exchanges, has announced that it will acquire a 49 per...

Strategic plan for Scotia Ja in 2019 ...Buildout of multi-platform, 1 branch to go
Jamaica Observer

With eyes on the proposed sale of Scotiabank's banking asset in nine Caribbean countries, and plans to divest its life insurance business in Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago to Sagicor, Chief Executive Officer David Noel...

Blue Dot sights opportunity in Barbados and Trinidad
Jamaica Observer

Blue Dot Data Intelligence Ltd, one of the three companies to receive an injection of capital from SSL Ventures, has expanded its service offerings to Barbados and is close to signing off on another agreement in Trinidad...

Construction boom attracts Kaleidoscope back to Jamaican paint market
Jamaica Observer

WITH an increase in construction on the island, Trinidad and Tobago-based paint company Kaleidoscope Paints (KPL) is making its re-entry into Jamaica, this month, after an absense of more than 20 years.The company brings...

Caricom Committee of Ambassadors charting enhanced role
Jamaica Observer

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — The Caricom Committee of Ambassadors opened their eighth meeting here yesterday, with heightened expectations of the group following the ground-breaking Special Meeting of Caricom Heads of...

Trinidad signs agreement with BP and Shell
Jamaica Observer

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — The Government yesterday signed an agreement with energy giants BP and Shell, that will lead to “significant” financial benefits to the twin island republic.

Scotiabank defends decision to exit some markets in the Caribbean
Jamaica Observer

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) – Scotiabank Wednesday defended its decision to exit some markets in the region even as it insisted that the “Caribbean is very important” to its overall operations.

Sagicor Financial profit projected to jump 50% on Scotia Life acquisition
Jamaica Gleaner

Sagicor Financial profit projected to jump 50% on Scotia Life acquisitionThe acquisition of Scotiabank's life insurance businesses in Jamaica and Trinidad...

Scotiabank to sell nine operations in Caribbean
Jamaica Gleaner

Scotiabank yesterday announced an agreement to sell its banking operations in nine non-core markets in the Caribbean to Trinidad-based Republic Financial Holdings Limited. The countries included...

Scotiabank to sell insurance operations in T&T, Jamaica
Jamaica Observer

OTTAWA, Canada (CMC) — The Bank of Nova Scotia yesterday confirmed that it would be selling its insurance operations in Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago as part of a shake-up of its businesses that also included plans...

Sagicor Financial Corp to be acquired by Canadian company
Jamaica Observer

Sagicor Financial Corporation Ltd (Sagicor), which is listed on the Barbados, Trinidad & Tobago and London stock exchanges, announced today that it has entered into a definitive arrangement agreement with Alignvest...

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