TT-Venezuelan gas agreement PM: Contract is binding
Trinidad Newsday

PRIME Minister Dr Keith Rowley yesterday stressed that the natural gas agreement signed between this country and Venezuela on Monday in Caracas, will not be affected if there is a change of administration in the South...

Venezuela to print 20,000-unit banknote
Jamaica Observer

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) — Inflation-stricken Venezuela will launch a new 20,000-bolivar banknote to help shoppers struggling with huge wads of currency in the country’s economic crisis, the central bank said....

Fontaine forges ahead
Jamaica Observer

Gerard Fontaine reclines comfortably at his desk, business-like in shirt sleeves, but ruefully commenting that he didn’t bring a jacket in today and didn’t expect to be photographed. Local Business Wed, 07 Dec...

How to build customer loyalty
Jamaica Observer

Creating long-term loyalty relationships with its target market is one of the primary objectives of most marketers. The reason is simple. Kotler estimates that it takes up to five times as much to attract a new customer...

Need a Business Investor? Tips to Consider
Jamaica Observer

The classic definition of a business is “an undertaking for the purpose of making a profit”. Enterprises naturally go through several phases, which, depending on the context of the discussion, will attract...

It’s the Holiday Season!
Jamaica Observer

It’s surprising how much more money we spend during this season than any other. We never see the negative effects of how much we spend until the calendar flips to January. The overspending sets in and we realise we...

Do not get fleeced!
Jamaica Observer

The Christmas season naturally brings with it higher levels of commercial activity than at other times of the year, and traditionally people engage in making gift purchases for themselves, families and friends. Local...

Double down on cloning technology — Kingsley Chin
Jamaica Observer

In order to produce high-quality livestock on a frequent basis, CEO of US-based KIC Ventures, Jamaican-born Dr Kingsley Chin, is proposing that Government invest in cloning technology. Local Business Wed, 07 Dec 2016...

Cemex announces take-over bid for Trinidad Cement Ltd
Jamaica Observer

On Monday CEMEX, SAB. de CV announced that one of its indirect subsidiaries, Sierra Trading, will present an offer and take-over bid to all shareholders of Trinidad Cement Ltd (TCL), a company publicly listed in Trinidad...

Red Stripe’s ‘Learning for Life’ project creates another young entrepreneur
Jamaica Observer

TRAVIS Graham enrolled in the Red Stripe ‘Learning for Life’ (LFL) programme six years ago, completely unaware that the music management course he signed up for would have created the foundation for his success...

Blue Power doubles profit
Jamaica Observer

Soap and lumber company Blue Power Group made $36.4 million in net profit for the three months ending October 31, more than doubling profit posted a year earlier. Local Business Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Red...

Hendrickson dedicates Observer Business Leader Award to his staff, customers
Jamaica Observer

Although the Jamaica Observer Business Leader Award for Corporate Philanthropy was won by National Baking Company, Gary “Butch” Hendrickson admitted that he was humbled by the recognition, but said the honour...

Jamaica’s new social partnership could finally help create the long-awaited prosperity
Jamaica Observer

Today, a new social partnership “A partnership for a prosperous Jamaica” will be signed by the government, the private sector, the trade union movement and civil society. Local Business Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00...

National Baking Company wins Jamaica Observer Business Leader Award from field of eight
Jamaica Observer

THE Jamaica Observer Business Leader Awards on Sunday recognised the National Baking Company for its philanthropic contribution towards the development of the country during the year 2015. Local Business Wed, 07 Dec 2016...

Successful local investors credit workers’ contribution to their success
Jamaica Observer

Mayberry Investments’ recent November monthly investor forum in New Kingston has won credit for allowing three local investors — Howard Mitchell, Harry Maragh and Peter McConnell — the chance to reveal how...

Economists cautious on Dragon deal
Trinidad Guardian

Monday brings prospects of a gas supply from Venezuela’s Dragon Field closer to reality, a former energy minister and economists are urging caution on the deal. Economist and head of Bourse Securities Subhas...

Business Leader Awards: Christopher Zacca receives Digicel Lifetime Achievement Award
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica – The Digicel Lifetime Achievement Award for business development was presented to Christopher Zacca at the Jamaica Observer Business Leader Awards, now under way at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel in...

National Baking Company takes Observer Business Leader Award for corporate philanthropy
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica – The Jamaica Observer Business Leader Award for corporate philanthropy was a short while ago presented to Gary ‘Butch’ Hendrickson, owner of the National Baking Company. Local News Sun,...

Fire brigade urges householders to check wiring before putting up lights
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) – The Jamaica Fire Brigade (JFB) is urging householders to have their wiring checked by a licensed electrician, before putting up decorative Christmas lights in order to prevent fires. Local...

Julian Robinson takes over from Burke as PNP general secretary
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Julian Robinson, member of Parliament for St Andrew South East, today assumed responsibilities as general secretary of the People’s National Party, taking over from Paul Burke. Local News...

Senate wants debate on jobless persons with disabilities this week
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica – President of the Senate, Tom Tavares Finson, says every effort will be made to debate a motion from Opposition Senator Floyd Morris on employment for persons with disabilities (PWDs) this week....

Junior stock market incentives bill passed by Senate
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica – The Income Tax (Amendment) Act, which will ensure that incentives provided to businesses under the Jamaica Stock Exchange's (JSE) junior market since 2009 are maintained, was finally passed in the...

What women Auto know … about body-work
Jamaica Observer

Welcome to our special auto feature, created especially for women drivers. This edition explores the repairs of damaged motor vehicles and the expertise involved in body-work and re-spaying. Local News Sun, 04 Dec 2016...

More Cuban migrants repatriated by US Coast Guard
Jamaica Observer

MIAMI (CMC) – The United States Coast Guard says it has observed an increase in illegal maritime migration attempts to the Southeastern US from Cuba. Local News Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:31:07 GMT Bartlett awarded...

UPDATE: Police High Command condemns murder of cop
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica – The Police High Command has expressed outrage at the murder of another member of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) while at the same time expressing condolences to his family and colleagues....

PCJ to assist six hospitals with renewable energy solutions
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica –The Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica (PCJ) says it will be carrying out major energy efficiency and renewable energy projects at six public hospitals, to reduce electricity costs at these...

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