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Eppley Caribbean Property Fund Acquires KPMG Head Office In Barbados

Eppley Caribbean Property Fund Limited SCC – Value Fund (“ECPF”) announced that it has completed the acquisition of the Hastings Business Centre in Barbados. The 20,000 square foot, three storey office building has long been the head office of global professional services firm, KPMG in Barbados. Following ECPF’s acquisition, KPMG will remain an anchor tenant.   […]

JMMB Group Limited Announces Holdings in Sagicor Financial Company Ltd.

Government Of Jamaica Giving Priority To MSMEs

Minister of State in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Floyd Green, says the Government is giving priority to micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) as a driver of economic growth. He noted that “quite recently, in Parliament, it was decided that we will set aside 20 per cent of the government […]

JMMB Group Limited Announces Holdings in Sagicor Financial Company Ltd.

UK Grants Huawei Access To 5G Network

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is preparing to grant telecommunications giant Huawei access to the UK’s future 5G telecoms network. Senior government and security services sources said the UK is moving towards a decision that will see Huawei allowed access to the non-contentious parts of the network, which will open a rift with the United […]

Huawei Moving US Research Center To Canada

MPC Caribbean Clean Energy Fund Makes First Dividend Payment To Shareholders

Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of MPC Caribbean Clean Energy Limited (The Company), Jose Fernando Zuniga Galindo, is reporting for their just concluded quarter, that their investment in the MPC Caribbean Clean Energy Fund LLC (CCEF) has again showed positive results. Based on the first payment coming back from the investment in the […]

JMMB Group Limited Announces Holdings in Sagicor Financial Company Ltd.

itelbpo Harnesses Gamification and Artificial Intelligence Technologies to Transform its Training and Development Across the Organization

Photo Caption: Partnering for the Future: itelbpo Head of Training and Development, Shurland Buchanan (left) hosts Co-Founder and CRO at Observe AI, Sharath Keshava Narayana, back in September during a visit at itelbpo’s headquarters in Freeport, Montego Bay. “Creating Super Agents with Career Longevity” (Montego Bay, Jamaica; October 16, 2019) Jamaican homegrown BPO, itelbpo, nears […]

JMMB Group Limited Announces Holdings in Sagicor Financial Company Ltd.

Huawei Calls for a Fresh Mindset to Speed up 5G Development

Favorable policy and cross-sector collaboration are essential for the future of 5G [Zurich, Switzerland, October 15, 2019] At the 10th annual Mobile Broadband Forum held today in Zurich, Huawei Deputy Chairman Ken Hu outlined the current status of 5G development around the world. In addition to highlighting the value 5G has already brought to consumers […]

Huawei Moving US Research Center To Canada

State of the MSME Sector in CARICOM – Prospects for the Future

I want to begin my remarks this morning by thanking Senator Lynette Holder, CEO of the Barbados Small Business Association for inviting me to deliver the keynote address at this year’s State of the Sector Conference. I also want to congratulate the SBA for its continuing advocacy of micro, small and medium-sized businesses across Barbados, […]

JMMB Group Limited Announces Holdings in Sagicor Financial Company Ltd.

Employers Encouraged To Learn Strategies That Can Be Implemented To Improve Engagement And Productivity.

Jamaica Business Development Corporation (JBDC) Senior Project Officer for Data Analysis, Ricardo Edwards, says that increasing employee engagement is crucial in driving higher levels of productivity in organisations. He noted that Jamaica has one of the lowest levels of labour productivity in the region, and JBDC surveys indicate that one in four employees is disengaged. […]

JMMB Group Limited Announces Holdings in Sagicor Financial Company Ltd.

The Limners And Bards Reporting 24% Jump In Revenues to JA$486M For The Nine Months Ended July 31, 2019

The Limners and Bards Limited trading as “The Lab” is reporting for the nine months ended July 31, 2019 revenues of JA$486.3 million, up 24% compared to JA$391.3 million for the corresponding period last year. In her report to the Stockholders Chief Executive Officer Kimala Bennett noted that the revenue growth was attributable to increases […]

Scotia Group Reporting Net Income Of JA$13B For 2019, An Increase Of JA$419M Or 3.28% Over 2019