US Coast Guard vessel visit to boost Ocho Rios coffers
Jamaica Gleaner

Mayor of St Ann's Bay Michael Belnavis says the docking of the United States Coast Guard cutter Resolute in Ocho Rios for three days last week will impact positively on the resort area's economy. The shipped arrived on...

#JLPConference| Labourites want leader to address crime, economy and road crashes
Jamaica Gleaner

Jamaica Labour Party (JLP)  supporters say they will be listening keenly to Andrew Holness with the expectation that he will address some of their pressing issues.   The majority of those supporters who spoke with...

JSE Market Summary November 16, 2018
Jamaica Gleaner

JSE WEEKLY MARKET SUMMARYNovember 16, 2018In Friday 's trading session the following reflect the movement of the JSE Indices: -ï The JSE Index declined by 1,500.36 points ( 0.42 %) to close at 354,287.88.ï The JSE...

No rebate from JN
Jamaica Observer

Dear ClaudienneI reside in Jamaica. In 2012 I took out a home mortgage with Jamaica National. One of the requirements for getting the loan was that I pay a monthly premium towards the JN Bank Group life insurance scheme...

Returning Cubans boost island's real estate market
Jamaica Observer

HAVANA, Cuba (AFP) — In shorts and wearing shoes but no socks, Mauricio Garcia could pass for a tourist as he strolls around Old Havana. But he's as Cuban as a Cohiba cigar, and his return after 16 years abroad is...

Quantum leap for mass as science redefines the kilogramme
Jamaica Observer

SEVRES, France (AFP) — Sealed in a vault beneath a duke's former pleasure palace among the sycamore-streaked forests west of Paris sits an object the size of an apple that determines the weight of the world.

Pennycooke heads Curaçao Tourism Development Foundation
Jamaica Observer

Former Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) Director of Tourism Paul Pennycooke is now the CEO and managing director of The Curaçao Tourism Development Foundation.Pennycooke, who twice held the position of director of...

Total sets up production hub in Jamaica
Jamaica Observer

Months after announcing plans to expand operations in Jamaica, Total Jamaica has set up a production hub on the island from which it is looking to export lubricants across the Caribbean.According to the recently appointed...

Market recap: escaping falling knives
Jamaica Observer

Asset prices declined: This past week, we observed a broad-based decline in asset prices - both bonds and stocks experienced sell-offs. Any observed asset price increases were likely the result of positive firm specific...

God's Lovely Living set to open in Eden
Jamaica Observer

Five years ago, a Jamaican-born United States citizen, Tyra Channer, received news that her mother had experienced a stroke. The stroke, fortunately, was not severe enough to cost her mother's life but a long period of...

Vernamfield an economic game-changer, says Derby
Jamaica Observer

The US$2.5-billion Vernamfield development project in Clarendon has been described as a game-changer that will benefit the Jamaican economy in terms of jobs and increased trading possibilities.In fact, according to...

How are millennials succeeding?
Jamaica Gleaner

To maximise your chances of building a successful start-up, you should wait until your 42nd birthday to become an entrepreneur, advises a recent MIT study. Unsurprisingly, younger founders are often less experienced and...

Allies rally to May amid leadership woes over Brexit
Jamaica Gleaner

LONDON (AP):British Prime Minister Theresa May won support for her beleaguered Brexit deal Friday from key politicians and business groups, but she remained besieged by internal party opponents determined to oust her.In a...

David Jessop | Britain in Brexit chaos
Jamaica Gleaner

It is hard to avoid the conclusion that the United Kingdom, a once clear-minded and largely unified nation, is engaged in a process of self-harm over the issue of Brexit.So great have the irreconcilable political...

JN to tap diaspora to spur growth
Jamaica Gleaner

Chief executive officer of the Jamaica National Group, Earl Jarrett, has indicated that the group will be tapping diaspora markets for a growth fillip in 2019."We will be further focusing on leveraging our relationship...

Oran Hall | Buying stocks to get a certain return?
Jamaica Gleaner

QUESTION: I really want to start buying shares from local companies, even maybe from foreign companies like Amazon, but really I am looking at next year, by God's will. How much money would I have to invest in order to...

Francis Wade | Key skills managers need to become executives
Jamaica Gleaner

Why do managers sometimes flounder when they become executives? One reason: their new role requires them to create a corporate strategy. It's a task for which they have never been trained.The tale has often been told of...

Cedric Stephens | What is the FSC doing to tip the scales more evenly?
Jamaica Gleaner

Today's article was sparked by two pieces by Gleaner reporter Livern Barrett. The first was published on November 10. It was titled: 'Lawmakers want Gov't to examine certain practices in insurance companies.' Government...

Lime Tree Lane animated production series to hire 26 persons
Jamaica Gleaner

Local production house ListenMi Caribbean will start production on an animated version of the 1980s sitcom Lime Tree Lane and is set to employ more than 20 persons to work on the series.The production house won't say...

NCB to make new offer for Guardian Holdings shares
Jamaica Gleaner

NCB Financial Group Limited (NCB), which operates one of the largest financial entities in the region, will make another bid for additional shares in regional insurance conglomerate Guardian Holdings Limited of Trinidad...

Local Internet courier pushing for acceptance
Jamaica Gleaner

Many business analysts predict that the future of retail shopping is online, and entrepreneur Gavin Lindsay is ensuring that Jamaicans are moving with the times by creating a new online freight-forwarding...

Job No.1 is economy
Nation News

The state of Barbados’ struggling economy sits at the top of Bishop-designate Senator Reverend Michael Maxwell’s list of concerns. As the Anglican Bishop of Barbados-elect prepares for his new role,...

S&P upgrade
Nation News

Barbados has received its first credit rating upgrade in several years as Government’s efforts to fix the economy take root. On Friday, international rating agency Standard & Poor’s (S&P) raised its...

Video: Farmer’s Market At Botanical Gardens
Bernews

The Bermuda Farmer’s Market opened at the Bermuda Botanical Gardens today [Nov 17], with a wide variety of goods available for purchase, with the event offering local farmers, fishermen, gardeners and artisans a...

IN PICTURES: DYBT Global Entrepreneurship Week Exhibition
Dominica News Online

As part of Global As part of activities for the observance of Entrepreneurship Week (GEW), an initiative which is designed to explore the potential of aspiring entrepreneurs, the Dominica Youth Business Trust (DYBT)...

Burt blasts OBA pessimism
Royal Gazette

David Burt blasted the Opposition for its pessimism about the islands economy last night, pledging he would reduce our debt by next year while growing and diversifying the economy. The Premier took to his feet in the...

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