Young entrepreneur writes agribusiness ‘success book’
Dominica News Online

Young entrepreneur, Callister Sango has completed her first book, The AgriFesto, which, according to her, is an agribusiness success manual. The book contains tips and solutions that are guaranteed to help farmers,...

BTC rolls out new, affordable plans for postpaid clients
Nassau Guardian

Mobile number portability (MNP) is expected to launch today and Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) continues to roll out new plans for its customers in order to compete with new mobile carrier Aliv....

Vendor sales set for a boost at carnival event in Grand Bahama
Nassau Guardian

Vendors are looking forward to a “big boost in sales” this weekend at the Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival’s Music Masters semifinals in Freeport, Grand Bahama, says Bahamas National Festival Commission (BNFC) CEO...

Brennen: Primary care services under NHI affords patients longer visits
Nassau Guardian

The recent launch of primary care services under National Health Insurance (NHI) will allow patients to have more time with their respective physicians despite claims that visits would be shortened, according to Project...

Standards and quality implementation to aid reduction in food imports
Nassau Guardian

The establishment of the Bahamas Bureau of Standards and Quality (BBSQ) could eventually assist The Bahamas in lowering the instances of food imports that are unnecessary. A presentation by BBSQ consultant Graham Holloway...

Former Baha Mar expats seek answers on their compensation
Nassau Guardian

Former expatriate employees of Baha Mar continue to prod the government and the new Baha Mar owner for their compensation, claiming in an open letter addressed to at least six senior government officials, including the...

Over 200 Bahamians volunteer for FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup
Nassau Guardian

Organizers of the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017 are on the verge of pulling off what is expected to be one of the biggest tournaments ever hosted in The Bahamas, but not without the help of many Bahamians who...

BA offloads British couple from flight to Jamaica over business class row
Jamaica Observer

LISBON, Portugal (AFP) — British Airways offloaded a couple from a London to Jamaica flight at a Portuguese air force base Wednesday after a row broke out over their demands for an upgrade to business class, military...

CRS standards issued
Royal Gazette

Government has now issued the much anticipated Common Reporting Standard CRS regulations setting out the CRS obligations that Bermuda reporting financial institutions must comply with. The Ministry of Finance is also...

Management changes at Hamilton Re
Royal Gazette

Reinsurance firm Hamilton Re yesterday announced a new recruit and management changes. Minesh Shah has joined the firm in the newly created role of senior vice-president, actuary. He will report to chief risk officer Pete...

CCS Group to host cybersecurity summit
Royal Gazette

Bermudian IT specialist CCS Group is to host a cybersecurity summit next week. The meeting will feature guest speaker Tucker Thompson, the official Americas Cup TV and public host, as well as designer from Oracle Team...

Lawyers speak at regulatory conference
Royal Gazette

Two partners in law firm Appleby have featured as speakers at a major conference on regulation and compliance. Tonesan Amissah, partner and member of Applebys corporate practice group, was a member of a panel discussion...

Allied World hit by 11m in cyclone losses
Royal Gazette

Allied World made a total of profit of 80. 3 million in the first three months of this year. The figure was up 6. 2 million on the 74. 1 million recorded in the first quarter of last year and equal to 90 cents per share,...

XL Catlins profits grow as expenses fall
Royal Gazette

Global insurer and reinsurer XL Catlin last night posted profits of 152. 8 million for the first quarter of the year. The figure is nearly 140 million up on the same period last year and equal to 57 cents per share,...

KPMG triumphs amid Xtreme Sports Games fun
Royal Gazette

There was a worthy purpose to the fun and somewhat crazy pursuits witnessed at the second Xtreme Sports Games. Companies and organisations competed against one another at a variety of sports, including bubble football,...

Dunkley hails Rims mission a success
Royal Gazette

Bermudas impact at this years Risk and Insurance Management Societys conference in Philadelphia has been hailed a success by Michael Dunkley, the Premier. The four-day conference concluded yesterday with a closing keynote...

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: April 26 2017
Bernews

April 26 saw 28,659 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, valued at $527,183.90 BD. 14,000 shares were traded by Ascendant Group Limited,...

Arch Capital Reports 2017 First Quarter Results
Bernews

Bermuda-based Arch Capital Group Ltd. reportED that net income available to Arch common shareholders for the 2017 first quarter was $241.9 million, or $1.74 per share, compared to $149.3 million, or $1.20 per share, for...

Validus Reports Net Income Of $94.6 Million
Bernews

Bermuda-based Validus Holdings reported net income available to Validus common shareholders of $94.6 million, or $1.17 per diluted common share, for the three months ended March 31, 2017, compared...

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: April 26 2017
Bernews

April 26 saw 28,659 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, valued at $527,183.90 BD. 14,000 shares were traded by Ascendant Group Limited, closing even at $8.50 per share, while another 9,344 shares were traded by...

Allied World Reports First Quarter 2017 Results
Bernews

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG  reported net income of $80.3 million, or $0.90 per diluted share, for the first quarter of 2017 compared to net income of $74.1 million, or $0.81 per diluted share, for the...

Hinds: No water shortage
Trinidad Newsday

PUBLIC Utilities Minister Fitzgerald Hinds declared on Tuesday that there is no water shortage, but admitted to challenges in distribution, replying to Opposition Senator Gerald Ramdeen's definite matter of urgent public...

Stocks hold steady ahead of tax-plan announcement
Jamaica Gleaner

Stock markets around the world made only modest moves on Wednesday, waiting to see what the White House has in store for US tax policy.Stocks have sprinted higher since November, due in large part to expectations that...

Moody’s downgrades T&T to junk bond status
Trinidad Guardian

Yet another international financial institution has downgraded Trinidad and Tobago. Moody’s announced on Wednesday that it had downgraded T&T to Ba1 from Baa3, just days after Friday’s announcement by...

Readymix bounces $0.29
Trinidad Guardian

Overall market activity resulted from trading in 15 securities of which four advanced, four declined and seven traded firm. Trading activity on the first tier market registered a volume of 172,543 shares crossing the...

Gas Prices Take Another Hike; Taxi Drivers Worried
Channel 5 Belize

At the stroke of midnight on Tuesday, fuel prices at the pump went up for a second time in less than a month. As the fiscal year kicked in, on [...]

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