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Bank Of Jamaica Maintaining Policy Rate Offered On Overnight Balances From Deposit-Taking Institutions At 0.75%, effective June 28, 2019.

The Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) has announced that it is maintaining the policy rate offered on overnight balances from deposit-taking institutions at 0.75 per cent, effective June 28, 2019. In a statement last week, the Central Bank said this is based on its latest assessment that monetary conditions are appropriate to supporthttp://businessuiteonline.com/?p=20920&preview=true the achievement of […]

WiPay Online Payment Platform Launched Awaiting Requisite Regulatory Approval To Operate In Jamaica

Minister of Agriculture, Industry and Commerce, the Hon Audley Shaw (l) shares a light moment with WiPay Caribbean CEO Aldwyn Wayne (r) as Dr. Andre Foote looks on at the launch of WiPay at the AC Marriott hotel on Thursday. Trinidadian Aldwyn Wayne, CEO of the recently launched WiPay Online Payment Platform, is reported as […]

Caribbean Cream Reporting 13% Jump In Revenues To JA$1.5 Billion, For Just Concluded 2019 Financial Year

Caribbean Cream Limited is reporting, for their just concluded 2019 Financial year, revenues of JA$1.5 Billion, an improvement on the JA$1.4 Billion reported for the previous year, representing an increase of JA$180 million or 13%. Carol Clarke-Webster, Chairman of the company, in her report to shareholders remarked that this was a remarkable milestone in the […]

Key Insurance Company Reporting Net Loss Of JA$167.4M, For Financial Year Ending December 2018

Key Insurance Company Limited is reporting for the financial year ending December 2018 a net loss of JA$167.4M, compared to a profit of JA$42.6M for the 2017 reporting period, this despite the company reporting an improvement in Net Premium Earned to JA$1.1B, up from JA$779M in 2017. There was also a major jump in underwriting […]

Paysuh’s E-Commerce Payment Platform Ready for Conversations with Jamaica’s Developer Community via “Paysuh Developer Conferences & Workshops 2.0”

Chairman of Fintech company Paysuh Technologies, Aldo Antonio, says that after some four (4) years of development their Paysuh E-Commerce Payment Platform is now at a stage for conversations with Jamaica’s Developer Community. “We see Developers, Website Builders, Designers etc., that whole community that facilities ecommerce in the background, as extremely critical to the adoption […]

Engendering Greater Stakeholder Trust Across The Public And Private Sectors To Drive Efficient Service Delivery Is Deemed Pivotal In Any Thrust To Secure Higher Levels Of Sustainable Economic Growth.

Engendering greater stakeholder trust across the public and private sectors to drive efficient service delivery is deemed pivotal in any thrust to secure higher levels of sustainable economic growth. This is the view of American bestselling author, Stephen Covey, who was speaking during the 37th Annual Caribbean Conference of Accountants, held recently at The Jamaica […]

MSBM Roundtable Examines Agile Leadership For Digital Transformation

Kingston, Jamaica – June 28, 2019: Now in its tenth year, the MSBM Roundtable has the distinction of being, arguably, the most highly anticipated, calendar event at which senior Caribbean public and private sector leaders meet to find solutions for their most pressing problem by engaging international experts and academia in meaningful dialogue. The MSBM […]

Mona School Of Business And Management To Host Entreprenurs’ Conference

Kingston, Jamaica, June 27, 2019: Mona School of Business and Management (MSBM) will host the 4th International Business and Management Conference at the Jamaica Pegasus hotel from July 10 through 12, 2019, under the theme, Delivering on the Promise of Entrepreneurship: Critical Perspectives on Research, Practice, and Thinking in the Fourth Economy. Convenor of the […]

Mayberry holds 34th Annual General Meeting

Kingston, Jamaica – June 20, 2019- Constantly growing and expanding Mayberry Investments Limited, one of the leading firms in trading, asset management and investment banking continues to make history. At the 34th Annual General Meeting on Thursday, June 19th at the Knutsford Court Hotel it was revealed that 2018 was the best year for the […]

Hiring Right – Office Perks Fade, Attention to Personnel Doesn’t

With today’s low unemployment rate and skilled employees in high demand, it’s difficult to attract and retain outstanding employees at almost any level and of any age. It’s especially difficult finding and keeping those who represent the largest segment of the workforce–millennials. Part of the problem is that potential employees have a pretty clear insight […]