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Peter Moses Now Chairman of FGB as Douglas Orane Retires

Kingston, Jamaica September 20, 2017] GraceKennedy Limited has announced the retirement of Mr Douglas Orane from the Board of Directors of its subsidiary First Global Bank Ltd. after serving as its Chairman from April 2001. This became effective on September 19. Mr Orane had indicated to Don Wehby, Group CEO, his intention to step down […]

The Logistics Is Here. It’s Not Something That Is Coming. It’s Already Here – Pinnock

The Logistics Is Here. It’s Not Something That Is Coming. It’s Already Here – Pinnock

Executive Director, Caribbean Maritime Institute (CMI), Dr. Fritz Pinnock, says the Logistics Hub programme will have numerous benefits for Jamaicans, especially in providing jobs for the unemployed and vulnerable youth. The Logistics Hub is a government-backed programme to establish Jamaica as the premier logistics node within the Americas, to capitalise on the trade and business […]

Peter Moses Now Chairman of FGB as Douglas Orane Retires

Anya Schnoor Promoted To Executive Vice-President, Retail Payments, Deposits And Unsecured Lending For Canadian Banking

Anya Schnoor currently Managing Director of Scotiabank Trinidad and Tobago Limited, and Senior Vice President and Head of the Caribbean South and East has been promoted to Executive Vice-President, retail payments, deposits and unsecured lending for Canadian banking. Scotiabank announced Schnoor’s promotion on Tuesday with her appointment taking effect after November 1 and once a […]

Peter Moses Now Chairman of FGB as Douglas Orane Retires

45% Of The Energy Will Come From Cheaper, Cleaner Liquefied Natural Gas By June 2019 -JPS

The Jamaica Public Service (JPS) says that by June 2019, 45 percent of the energy it supplies to the country will come from cheaper, cleaner liquefied natural gas (LNG). By then, the power company’s Old Harbour and Jamaica Aluminium Company (Jamalco) plants will come on stream to join the Bogue facility in St. James, which […]

Peter Moses Now Chairman of FGB as Douglas Orane Retires

Compliance And Enforcement Critical To Protecting International Trading Relationships And Securing Ready Markets For Exports – Spence

Chief Technical Director in Jamaica’s Ministry of Industry, Commerce Agriculture and Fisheries, Dermon Spence, has indicated that the expansion of trade is part of Government’s strategic objectives for the sector. The Ministry’s strategic mission involves several activities that are critical to supporting the quality of produce to ensure that we consistently meet the standards that […]

Peter Moses Now Chairman of FGB as Douglas Orane Retires

Public-Sector Transformation Now Underway Geared Towards Facilitating Seamless Start-Up And Growth Of MSMSE – Holness

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, has indicated that the public-sector transformation now underway will, among other things, be geared towards facilitating seamless start-up and growth of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs), which he emphasized are the bedrock of the economy. This will make it easier for MSMEs to procure licenses and permits, […]

Peter Moses Now Chairman of FGB as Douglas Orane Retires

Main Event Entertainment Reporting A 69% Jump In Net Profit For The Nine Months Ending July 31.

Main Event Entertainment Limited is reporting a 69% or JA$41.4 jump in net profit for the nine months ending July 31. This as the company made net profits of $101.1 million generating earnings per share of 36 cents for the period. Chief Executive Officer of Main Event, Solomon Sharpe, commenting on the performance of the […]

Peter Moses Now Chairman of FGB as Douglas Orane Retires

Raymond Walker Signs With Mayberry For Caribbean Assurance Brokers IPO Prospects

Photo Caption: Raymond Walker Chairman & CEO Caribbean Assurance Brokers signs mandate with Tania Waldron Gooden, Senior VP of Investment Banking Mayberry Investments. KINGSTON, Jamaica – Caribbean Assurance Brokers Limited (CAB) has retained the services of investment bank, Mayberry Investments Limited (Mayberry). In a deal signed earlier this week, Mayberry will now act as the […]

Peter Moses Now Chairman of FGB as Douglas Orane Retires

Women Head 57 Per Cent Of Households In Barbados – IDB Study

Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Project Leader Diether Beuermann Mendoza is reporting that a recent study has revealed that women head 57 per cent of households in Barbados, and account for a significant percentage of the island’s poor when compared to men, revealing a significant gender gap.The study also revealed that the rich households have smaller […]

Peter Moses Now Chairman of FGB as Douglas Orane Retires

160 Greenhouses Established On Mined-Out Bauxite Lands Costing Approximately JA$240 Million -Lyew-Ayee

Some 160 greenhouses have been established on mined-out bauxite lands in St. Ann, Manchester, Clarendon, and St. Elizabeth at a cost of approximately $240 million. Executive Director of the Jamaica Bauxite Institute (JBI), Parris Lyew-Ayee, said the greenhouses, which are under vegetable cultivation, are providing earnings of up to $3 million annually for the farmers. […]

Peter Moses Now Chairman of FGB as Douglas Orane Retires

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