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Samsung introduces the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ in Jamaica

Samsung Electronics announced the availability in Jamaica of the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+. A device conceived to transform the way we communicate and share through the most advanced camera in the world, powerful speakers synched through AKG, and an Infinity Display refined from end to end. “We are pleased to introduce our new Galaxy […]

Bank Of Jamaica Designing New Reporting Forms To Capture Vital Information On The Extent Of Private-Sector Credit Being Provided To Micro, Small, And Medium-Sized Enterprises

JMMB Group Creates Innovation Centre In Partnership With Sheldon Powe, Former Group Chief Information Officer.

JMMB Group Limited (JMMBGL) has advised that the Company has decided that it is the right time to pull out innovation from its information (IT) operations, and create an Innovation Centre in partnership with Sheldon Powe, Group Chief Information Officer. “For 21 years, Sheldon Powe has led the JMMB IT team serving the technological needs […]

Bank Of Jamaica Designing New Reporting Forms To Capture Vital Information On The Extent Of Private-Sector Credit Being Provided To Micro, Small, And Medium-Sized Enterprises

Tech Sell-Off Spreads To Europe After Sector Led A US Stocks Tumble

The tech sell-off spread to Europe on Tuesday after the sector led a US stocks tumble, with rising trade tension between the US and China also unnerving investors. The S&P 500 index fell 2.2 per cent on Monday, leaving it more than 10 per cent off its high in January, the technical definition of a […]

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Spotify’s Successful Listing Now Seen As Possible Option For Both Airbnb And Uber

Shares of Spotify Technology opened yesterday at US$165.90, and was up nearly 26 percent from a reference price of $132 set by the New York Stock Exchange late on Monday. The direct listing of Spotify’s shares on the New York Stock Exchange was seen as a test case for other companies tempted to list without […]

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Spotify Warns That It May Never Be Able To Generate Sufficient Revenue To Be Profitable.

Spotify Ltd. will begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange on April 3, just a week after the company plans to provide its most recent annual financial guidance. The music-streaming subscription service announced the timing at an investor day Thursday, in a live-streamed hours-long event designed to introduce the company to public market investors. […]

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General Motors Wants You To “Airbnb” Your Vehicle When You’re Not Using It.

General Motors Co. plans to start a pilot program this summer that will enable car owners to rent out their vehicles when they aren’t using them, according to people familiar with the matter. The tests will begin in early summer through GM’s Maven car-sharing unit, said the people, who asked not to be identified because […]

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RJR Gleaner Communications Group Acquires JA$359M State Of The Art High Definition Outside Broadcast Truck

RJR Gleaner Communications Group added JA$359 million in Fixed Assets last year with the purchase of a State Of The Art High Definition Outside Broadcast Truck. Chief Executive Officer for the Group, Gary Allen, commenting on the acquisition indicated that this major investment positions Television Jamaica Limited to not only produce its own content in […]

Bank Of Jamaica Designing New Reporting Forms To Capture Vital Information On The Extent Of Private-Sector Credit Being Provided To Micro, Small, And Medium-Sized Enterprises

Amazon Picks Up Ring For US$1bn

Amazon is paying around $1bn for Ring, the second maker of connected doorbells and security cameras it has acquired in just over two months, after it bought Blink in December to further its Alexa-led ambitions in the “smart home”. Amazon is expected to keep Ring as an independent business, much like it has with its […]

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California Approves New Rules Allowing Driverless Cars That Do Not Require A Human Operator

California has approved broad new rules allowing driverless cars that do not require a human operator to sit behind the wheel. Until now, a human had always been present to take over in the event of emergency, a requirement that pushed some Silicon Valley companies to start testing outside their home state. Critics say it […]

Our Vision Is To See Jamaica Grow To 100 Per Cent Internet Penetration