Intown eyes bigger and better
Jamaica Observer

Santa Cruz, St Elizabeth — Twenty years after starting his Intown chain by opening the very first supermarket in Junction, south St Elizabeth, Oral Lloyd is still dreaming of going bigger and better. Local News Mon,...

95 years of Grace celebrated at Sunday mass
Jamaica Observer

Employees, past CEOS, directors as well as friends of GraceKennedy Limited, joined the congregation of the Holy Trinity Cathedral in Kingston yesterday morning, where the conglomerate marked its 95th anniversary through a...

GraceKennedy — an amazing company in an extraordinary time
Jamaica Observer

When Jamaicans reach for a wide array of the now familiar products bearing the Grace brand on supermarket and grocery shelves at home and abroad, they know that they are assured of 95 years of quality born of the passion...

Photo — CAIHR Award
Jamaica Observer

 Director of the newly launched Caribbean Institute for Health Research (CAIHR) Professor Susan Walker (left), presents the inaugural CAIHR Award to Thalia Lyn (second right), CEO of Island Grill at the rebranding...

JN Bank takes ‘Promise’ to members across Jamaica
Jamaica Observer

In an unprecedented move in the financial services industry, a motorcade transported Maureen Hayden-Cater, JN Bank’s Managing Director, to deliver its covenant with members, the JN Bank Promise, across the island...

A relatively tight budget
Jamaica Observer

At first glance, the headline expenditure budget for the fiscal year 2017/2018, at roughly $710 billion, represents a sharp 20 per cent increase above the revised estimates for 2016/2017 expenditure of $592.7 billion....

Pension crisis forces Puerto Rico retirees to rethink future
Jamaica Observer

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Juan Camacho thought he would visit Spain, take a university literature course and get to sleep in more when he retired after nearly four decades as a teacher. Local Business Sun, 12 Feb...

The mystery of the fraudulent title
Jamaica Observer

Dear Claudienne: Local Business Sun, 12 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Pension crisis forces Puerto Rico retirees to rethink future...

Do you want money? Then forget about
Jamaica Observer

Let’s talk about a man I’ll call Delroy James. Mr James was overwhelmed by the financial responsibility he felt towards his family. If paying the mortgage and saving for his daughter’s college education...

What’s in a name?
Jamaica Observer

What’s in a name? that which we call a rose Local Business Sun, 12 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Do you want money? Then forget about http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Do-you-want-money--Then-forget-about-_89168...

World Bank appoints new country director for Caribbean
Jamaica Observer

Tahseen Sayed Khan has been appointed the World Bank’s new Country Director for Caribbean countries. Local Business Sun, 12 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT What’s in a name?...

Committee established to develop new tourism institute
Jamaica Observer

Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett has established a high-level committee to spearhead the development of a new tourism institute to assist the ministry’s efforts to strengthen Jamaica’s human capital. Local...

Shaw’s support for Junior Market toasted at Main Event listing
Jamaica Observer

Minister of Finance and the Public Service Audley Shaw was the toast of the investment fraternity on Wednesday, as government and investors teamed to celebrate the listing of the Main Event Entertainment Group limited on...

Analysts give review of the 2017/2018 budget  
Jamaica Observer

The Government of Jamaica (GOJ) tabled its Estimates of Expenditure for 2017/18 on Thursday featuring a $710 billion budget which is a 19.8 per cent increase over last year’s budget of $587.08 billion. Local Business...

The Puerto Azul Scam Through the Eyes of Former Investor Daniele Pistolesi
Channel 5 Belize

Daniele Pistolesi, a former investor in the failed Puerto Azul project, has been speaking exclusively to News Five about his role in exposing it as a massive scam and Ponzi [...]

Ex-Puerto Azul Investor Daniele Pistolesi Tells News Five About Turning Point in Scam
Channel 5 Belize

Tonight, News Five has further details of an exclusive interview with former investor in the failed Puerto Azul project, Italian national Daniele Pistolesi. News Five has learned that the local [...]

Former Puerto Azul Investor Blows Whistle on Failed Project
Channel 5 Belize

Three weeks ago the controversial Puerto Azul project for a massive luxury resort and hotel complex in the Lighthouse Reef Atoll unravelled. Seven persons were arrested including chief developer Domenico [...]

Migration authorities detain 35 undocumented foreigners
Dominican Today

Santo Domingo.- The General Migration Office (DGM) has been clamping down on illegal immigration in the Sosua and Cabarete areas in Puerto Plata province over the last week, with the detention of 35 citizens of several...

Finch Sentences Man in Cocaine Possession Case
St Croix Source

District Court Senior Judge Raymond L. Finch on Monday sentenced Jose Luis Pacheco-Montes, 34, of Puerto Rico to 46 months in prison for attempted possession of cocaine with intent to distribute. read more

Statin urges Jamaicans to support household expenditure survey
Jamaica Observer

THE Statistical Institute of Jamaica Local News Sat, 28 Jan 2017 03:00:00 GMT Destination Experience kicks off http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Destination-Experience-kicks-off_87664 The list of speakers for this...

Puerto Rico’s new governor seeks to repay portion of debt
Jamaica Observer

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico’s new governor has scrapped a debt m Local Business Fri, 27 Jan 2017 03:00:00 GMT Cuba wants ‘respectful’ talks with Trump govt: Castro...

Central America believes Trump unlikely to trash trade pact
Jamaica Observer

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica (AFP) — While President Donald Trump is scrapping or revising major trade accords, Central America believes a pact it has with the United States will go on unscathed. Local Business Fri, 27 Jan...

Belize Should Be Safe from Puerto Azul Fallout, Trade Minister Believes
Channel 5 Belize

Last week, we reported on the arrest of the principals of the proposed multimillion dollar Puerto Azul tourism project on the islands of Sand Bore and Northern Two Cayes in [...]

Cops charge brothers in sexual assault of 5-y-o
Jamaica Observer

ST CATHERINE, Jamaica —Two brothers were yesterday charged by investigators assigned to the Centre for the Investigation of Sexual Offences and Child Abuse (CISOCA), Spanish Town Office on allegation of sexual...

PNP accuses St Thomas JLP councillor of hiding from summons
Jamaica Observer

ST THOMAS, Jamaica — The caucus of People’s National Party (PNP) councillors in the St Thomas Parish Council are calling on councillor for the Yallahs Division, Dean Jones, to make himself available to be served...

Jamaica women’s bobsled team cop bronze in North American Cup
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Jamaica once again created sport history as its women's bobsled team of Carrie Russell and Jazmine Fenlator-Victorian won bronze in the North American Cup held in Lake Placid in the United States...

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