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“Ette” A New Voice In The Media Ecosystem Intentionally Striving To Encourage Women Wherever They Journey In This Global World

There is a new voice in the media ecosystem, and she is intentionally striving to encourage women wherever they journey in this global world. Based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Hyphenette Publishers launched this new magazine, with its inspiring messages for women in 2018. With Jade Sterling at the helm as the Editor, […]

Tourism Ministry Taking Steps To Further Develop Jamaica’s Gastronomy Network To Ensure That Ordinary Jamaicans Benefit Significantly From The Positive Trends In The Sector.

Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett says Jamaica has welcomed one million visitors to its shores in the first nine weeks of 2019. He said this has provided foreign exchange earnings of approximately US$800 million. Minister Bartlett said the industry is now at the peak of its growth, and the beauty about those in tourism is that […]

Jamaica’s Junior Stock Market Stands As A Blueprint For How Countries Across The Region Could Utilise The Stock Market In Raising Capital To Support The Blue Economy

Director of Economics at the Caribbean Development Bank, Dr. Justin Ram, says Jamaica’s Junior Stock Market stands as a blueprint for how countries across the region could utilise the stock market in raising capital to support the blue economy. He said that a blended finance approach may be adopted in the initial stages of development, […]

Guardian Group Reporting Excellent Results For 2018, With Profits Of TT$534 Million, An Increase Of 31% Over 2017 TT$407 Million.

Henry Peter Ganteaume, Deputy Chairman of Guardian Holdings Limited or the Guardian Group, is reporting excellent results for the year ended 31st December, 2018, with profits attributable to shareholders amounting to TT$534 million, an increase of 31% over those of 2017, TT$407 million. Earnings per share were $2.30 versus $1.75 in the prior year he […]

LASCO Manufacturing Completes Construction Of US$5.2 Million, 65,000-Square-Foot Warehouse At White Marl Complex

LASCO Manufacturing Limited recently completed the construction of a 65,000-square-foot warehouse at its White Marl complex at an approximate cost of US$5.2 million. The new warehouse is annexed to LASCO’s liquid beverage manufacturing operations and provides storage space for raw and packing materials as well as finished products. The liquid beverage segment has experienced significant […]

Victoria Mutual Investments Reporting Consolidated Revenue For 2018 Of JA$1.3B, A Growth Of 35% Over The $966.5M Recorded For 2017.

Victoria Mutual Investments Limited is reporting consolidated revenue for the twelve-month period ending December 2018 of JA$1.3 billion, a growth of 35% over the $966.5 million recorded for 2017. Commenting on the performance Chief Executive Officer Rezworth Burchenson indicated, that this growth in revenue was attributable to a 65% growth in net fees and commissions […]

My Vision Is For Our Judiciary To Be The Best In The Caribbean Region And Among The Best In The World

Good evening Jamaica. I am Bryan Sykes, your Chief Justice. When I took the oath of office, one year ago, it was with a deep sense of gratitude and humility. I understood the complexity, as well as the magnitude of the work that needed to be done to transform the judicial arm of government with […]

Indies Pharma Jamaica Reporting 110% Jump In Shareholder’s Equity As A Result Of The Company’s Junior Market Listing On The Jamaica Stock Exchange

Indies Pharma Jamaica Limited is reporting first quarter ending January 2018 revenues of JA$168.18M reflecting an increase of 11.23% or $16.97M over the corresponding quarter in 2018. Growth was also achieved in profitability, as gross profit and net profit increased to $118.24M or 28.58% and $48.60M or 107.10% respectively for the quarter when compared to […]

Jamaica Broilers Group Reporting For Quarter Ended January 2019, Revenues Of JA$14.6B, A 15% Increase Over The $12.7B in 2018.

Christopher Levy President and CEO of The Jamaica Broilers Group Limited is reporting in just released unaudited financial results for the quarter ended January 26, 2019, revenues of JA$14.6 billion, a 15% increase over the $12.7 billion achieved in the corresponding quarter of 2018. Gross profit for the quarter was $3.6 billion, an 8% increase […]

Jamaica Stock Exchange Introduces The JSE Financial Index Designed To Track Performance Of Financial Services Companies

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) has introduced the JSE Financial Index designed to track the performance of financial services companies, which includes insurance companies, banks, microfinance companies, consumer finance companies and diverse financial services companies that are listed on both the Main Market and Junior Market and trade in Jamaican dollars. Introduced on Friday, March […]