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10 Companies To Be Selected For The Jamaica GSS Project

BPIAJ President, Gloria Henry, has announced that 10 companies will be selected for the Jamaica GSS Project To Assist Local Firms To Digitise Operations And Embrace Growing Trends In The Sector, and they will receive critical support over a period of 18 months. A consultant will be engaged to develop the criteria to identify the […]

Jamaica GSS Project To Assist Local Firms To Digitise Operations And Embrace Growing Trends In The Sector.

Jamaica GSS Project To Assist Local Firms To Digitise Operations And Embrace Growing Trends In The Sector.

A US$480,000 project aimed at strengthening the local outsourcing industry by enabling small operations to move up the value chain is being endorsed by the Government. Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, the Hon. Pearnel Charles Jr., said that the Jamaica Global Services Sector (GSS) – Moving Firms up […]

10 Companies To Be Selected For The Jamaica GSS Project

Government Of Jamaica Moving Rapidly To Complete The Data Protection Bill

Science, Energy and Technology Minister, Fayval Williams, says that the Government is “moving rapidly” to complete the Data Protection Bill, which would better enable Jamaicans to safeguard their personal information online. “There will be new rights that we’ll have, and it’s part of Jamaica joining the global world, because other parts of the world have […]

10 Companies To Be Selected For The Jamaica GSS Project

The Global Luxury Travel Market Is Expected To Reach US$2.5 Trillion By 2025 And Jamaica Wants A Piece

Minister of Tourism, Edmund Bartlett, says some 6,000 rooms will be developed in Rose Hall, Montego Bay, over the next five years, making the self-styled elegant corridor a prime area for the tourism high end market. In an interview with JIS News, Mr. Bartlett said the development will include the 1,700-room Hard Rock Café Hotel, […]

10 Companies To Be Selected For The Jamaica GSS Project

Government Of Jamaica Has Not Given Up On The National Identification System (NIDS)

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has asserted that the Government has not given up on the National Identification System (NIDS). The Prime Minister says the faster the Jamaican society embraces the imminent move to a digital society, more advantages will be realised. The Prime Minister made the comments earlier this week (August 7) during his keynote […]

10 Companies To Be Selected For The Jamaica GSS Project

Companies Office of Jamaica to Facilitate 24-Hour Online Business Registration From Any Location

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Companies Office of Jamaica (COJ), Judith Ramlogan, says the entity is looking to embark on the next phase of its programme of technology-based value-added customer service delivery. This follows Wednesday’s (August 7) launch of the innovative Electronic Business Registration Form (eBRF) by Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, […]

10 Companies To Be Selected For The Jamaica GSS Project

Jamaicans Encouraged To Embrace The Possibilities That Can Result From The Country’s Transition To A Digital Economy

Prime Minister Andrew Holness, is encouraging Jamaicans to embrace the possibilities that can result from the country’s transition to a digital economy. He noted that many times booms have come in the digital global economy and we have not been able to ride them. We are now on the upswing of the digital era. Let […]

10 Companies To Be Selected For The Jamaica GSS Project

Sagicor Select Funds Limited Outlines Additional Information On The Structure Of The Five (5) Separate Classes Of Ordinary Shares

Sagicor Select Funds Limited was structured with five (5) separate classes of ordinary shares as follows: The Class A ordinary shares which have been allotted to Sagicor Investments Jamaica Limited, as the Manager of the Company and its various Funds. These shares are therefore referred to as the management share class; and Class B, C, […]

10 Companies To Be Selected For The Jamaica GSS Project

Jamaica Ready to Exit IMF – Dr. Ngouana

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Resident Representative, Dr. Constant Lonkeng Ngouana, says Jamaica has made tremendous progress over the last six years and is now ready to exit its current arrangement with the organisation. “Jamaica has reached a place where we don’t need to be here all the time. We are taking the back seat and […]

10 Companies To Be Selected For The Jamaica GSS Project

Corporate Movements – August 2019

Caribbean Cement Company Limited (CCC) has advised that Peter Donkersloot has submitted his resignation from the Board of Directors of the Company effective July 31, 2019. CCC has also advised that Mr. Yago Castro has been appointed to its Board of Directors effective July 31, 2019. Jamaica Broilers Group Limited (JBG) has advised of the […]

10 Companies To Be Selected For The Jamaica GSS Project