Messy Brazil, foreign fortune-seekers’ haven
Jamaica Observer

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (AFP) — Brazil is a mess, economists say, with the looming presidential impeachment vote fanning tensions in a country stricken by recession, corruption and inequality. So why are foreign...

Case for rate hike strengthening, Yellen says
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — Justifications for an interest rate increase in the United States have grown in recent months, US Fed chief Janet Yellen said Friday. Local Business Sun, 28 Aug 2016 02:00:00 GMT...

US government seeks ban on swimming with Hawaii dolphins
Jamaica Observer

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — US federal officials are seeking a ban on swimming with Hawaii’s spinner dolphins, saying the encounters popular with tourists are harming the nocturnal creatures’...

Easy ways to grow your investments in stocks
Jamaica Observer

When I hear the word “easy” in an investment context, the first thing that comes to mind is automated. This is the idea behind paying yo Local Business Sun, 28 Aug 2016 02:00:00 GMT US government seeks ban on...

Eight finalists chosen for ‘Made of More’ Entrepreneurs Challenge
Jamaica Observer

Eight entrepreneurs are now one step closer to accessing a share of US$130,000 ($16.38 million) in financing to support their business through the ‘Made of More’ Entrepreneurs Challenge. Local Business Sun, 28...

Private sector needs to stand up and be counted — Scott
Jamaica Observer

Newly appointed president of the Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica (PSOJ), PB Scott, has given his commitment to be honest, disciplined and straightforward in discussing expectations with the Government as it aims to...

JNGI addresses customer complaint on JN Finance conflict of interest
Jamaica Observer

Dear Claudienne, Local Business Sun, 28 Aug 2016 02:00:00 GMT Private sector needs to stand up and be counted — Scott...

Profits at Sterling Investments up 93%
Jamaica Observer

Sterling Investments Ltd (SIL) has launched two new programmes to augment its product offerings to clients – Dividend Reinvestment Programme (DRIP) and Complementary Share Purchase Programme (CSPP). Local Business...

Government turns to sport, entertainment, culture for economic growth
Jamaica Observer

Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Olivia “Babsy” Grange, says she is confident that, this time around, the benefits from the summer Olympics will significantly impact GDP growth. Local...

PM announces seven new BPO projects
Jamaica Observer

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Prime Minister Andrew Holness says there are at least seven new Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) projects in the pipeline, which should significantly expand the sector and create many new...

2 Hour Video/Photos: L. Frederick Wade Forum
Bernews

The “L. Frederick Wade, His Political Life and Legacy” forum was held on Thursday night [Aug 25] at the EF Gordon Hall at BIU...

2 Hour Video/Photos: L. Frederick Wade Forum
Bernews

The “L. Frederick Wade, His Political Life and Legacy” forum was held on Thursday night [Aug 25] at the EF Gordon Hall at BIU Headquarters on Union Square, with attendees filling the hall and standing outside....

Honouring master conductor Frederick Wade
Royal Gazette

A packed Bermuda Industrial Union headquarters paid tribute to the life and legacy of former Progressive Labour Party leader, Frederick Wade, last night. More than 200 people joined members of Mr Wades family at the...

Criticism of healthcare law dismissed
Royal Gazette

The Bermuda Health Council has dismissed claims that new healthcare legislation designed to ensure all service providers on the island are properly licensed is targeted against private physicians. Ricky Brathwaite, the...

Parties hit by turbulence ahead of election
Royal Gazette

LtbgtAfter a rough few months for Bermudas political parties, The Royal Gazette spoke to observers who assessed the state of play as the clock ticks towards the next General Election. ltbgtPlagued by infighting and in the...

Riding out the economic headwinds
Royal Gazette

Virtue isnt just its own reward, certainly when it comes to maintaining above board political, business and regulatory infrastructures the many economic, social and cultural benefits that ensue can actually be quantified....

Gourmet burger shoppe opens in Hamilton
Royal Gazette

The landmark former Lemon Tree Cafe has taken on a new lease of life. Bulli. Social, which styles itself as Bermudas gourmet burger, poutine and dawg shoppe, serves burgers and other snacks. It opened last week and the...

Inclusivity should be mantra for a party of the people
Royal Gazette

Dear Sir,Eva Hodgsons response to the ltigtRoyal Gazetteltigt reporter on the clash of e-mails between Marc Bean and a few fellow MPs is instructive but unfortunately will fall on deaf ears. Her essential point in showing...

Haiti launches campaign season
Jamaica Observer

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AFP) – Haiti officially kicked off its campaign season for parliamentary and presidential elections in October after first-round presidential voting results last year were scrapped because of...

Draft Bill being finalised for land registration, ownership
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) – The Government is finalising a draft Bill to amend legislation governing land registration and ownership. Local News Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:02:03 GMT Haiti launches campaign season...

JUTC urges students to update Smarter Card profiles
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) – The Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) is urging students turning 12 years old to update their Smarter Card profiles, to continue benefiting from concessionary fare rates before the August...

Final Team Selected For Youth America’s Cup
Bernews

Bermuda’s team for next year’s Youth America’s Cup is now complete with the final 11 members selected after an intensive training camp held last week. Last week’s training camp saw the participants...

J'can accused in Bermuda cocaine bust
Jamaica Observer

HAMILTON, Bermuda (CMC) – A Jamaican who allegedly tried to smuggle cocaine into Bermuda four months ago has gone on trial in the Supreme Court. Local News Tue, 23 Aug 2016 13:25:05 GMT UPDATE: Bodies of St Thomas...

Brathwaite receives vote of confidence from Sammy
Jamaica Observer

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) – New West Indies T20 captain Carlos Brathwaite says he has received a vote of confidence from former skipper Darren Sammy as the regional side prepares to play India in two T20...

Sprint queen Thompson heads Paris Diamond League line-up
Jamaica Observer

PARIS, France (AFP) – Jamaica's newly-crowned double Olympic sprint champion Elaine Thompson will headline a strong field featuring 27 Rio medallists in Friday's Diamond League meeting in Paris, event organisers...

Students urged to stay away from illegal activities
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) – Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Senator Ruel Reid, is urging students to refrain from a life of illegal activities, especially lottery scamming. Local News Tue, 23 Aug 2016...

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