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There Will Be A Strengthening In The Pace Of Growth In Jamaica – Henry

Director General of the Planning Institute of Jamaica (PIOJ), Dr. Wayne Henry, is optimistic that the economy will recover from setbacks caused by flood rains between March and June this year, to generate higher growth than the 0.3 per cent out-turn recorded for the April to June quarter. Speaking at the PIOJ’s quarterly media briefing […]

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ANSA McAL Group Pushing Ahead With New Investments Despite Two Set-Backs Which Impacted 2016 Results.

Trinidad and Tobago based ANSA McAL Group of Companies is celebrating its 135th anniversary and Norman Sabga, Group Chairman & Chief Executive is reporting another year of positive results with overseas operations continuing to grow earnings in all territories including: Barbados, Grenada, Jamaica, St Kitts and Nevis, Guyana and USA. Two acquisitions in 2016, Easi […]

Sygnus Credit Investments’ Record Results Driven By Expanding Portfolio Of Private Credit Investments Across Caribbean Region

Spectrum Management Authority Jamaica Reporting Higher Than Expected Inflows

Spectrum Management Authority- Jamaica, has reported higher than expected inflows for the 2015/ 2016 Financial Year. According to the company’s annual report for the period under review, projected income from regulatory and processing fees as well as other earnings was of $293.86 million. However for the period ending March 31, 2016, the Spectrum Management Authority’s […]

New Investors To Benefit From Immediate Activation Of Jamaica Central Securities Depository Accounts.

Cargo Handlers Looking To Weekly Containerized Vessel Service, New Cruise Ship Calls and Homeport Cruise Operations for Future Growth – Hart

Cargo Handlers Chairman Antony Hart is of the view that the company going forward is well positioned due to continued national policies placing an emphasis on growth. The year in review was one of infrastructure developments that lifted the performance of the company. Most notably, the new LNG Terminal built to supply fuel to the […]

Sygnus Credit Investments’ Record Results Driven By Expanding Portfolio Of Private Credit Investments Across Caribbean Region

Uber Drives Into Trinidad But Not Without The Usual Controversy

Uber, the high-tech transportation company based in the United States, launched its long-awaited service in Trinidad & Tobago but not without the usual controversy that follows the company and service. The T&T Ministry of Works and Transport in a statement issued this week, said it was looking into the legality of Uber’s operations, as under […]

New Investors To Benefit From Immediate Activation Of Jamaica Central Securities Depository Accounts.

National Export Strategy To Achieve US$2.5 bn In Exports By 2020.

Don Wehby Group Chief Executive Officer of GraceKennedy and Chairman of JAMPRO is of the view that efforts to improve our global business relations and increase our exports is a national priority. One he says that has been articulated by the Economic Growth Council, and which is central to Vision 2030’s goal for making Jamaica’s […]

New Investors To Benefit From Immediate Activation Of Jamaica Central Securities Depository Accounts.

Jamaica’s Calendar Year Inflation Rate For 2016 Measured At 1.7%

The movement in the All Jamaica ‘All Divisions’ Consumer Price Index (CPI) for December 2016 was 0.3 per cent bringing the calendar year inflation rate for 2016 to 1.7 per cent. This was 2.0 percentage points below the 3.7 per cent recorded for the calendar year 2015. The division recording the highest movement for the […]

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Corporate Jamaica, The Jamaica Open Golf Tournament Needs Your Help – Chin

President of the Jamaica Golf Association, Peter Chin, is appealing to corporate Jamaica to assist in staging the Jamaica Open Golf  Tournament, which he said, has the potential to become a major part of the country’s tourism product due to the potential to attract visitors. We have a very rich tradition of golf in Jamaica […]

New Investors To Benefit From Immediate Activation Of Jamaica Central Securities Depository Accounts.

CEMEX Ups TCL Offer Price to TT$5.07

Trinidad Cement Limited (TCL) has advised that on January 9, 2017, its Board of Directors was presented with a Notice of Change and Variation issued in Trinidad & Tobago by Sierra Trading (Sierra), an indirect subsidiary of CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. regarding their Offer and Take-Over Bid Circular dated December 5, 2016 (the Offer) to […]

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AMG Packaging & Paper Reports Mixed Results for 2016 – Chin

AMG Packaging & Paper Company Limited (AMG) has released its Audited Financial Statements for the 12-month period ending August 31, 2016. Even though the company reported reduced revenues of $628.67 million compared to $633.2 over the prior year period, they were able to increase Gross Profits by 24.27%, moving from $158.58 million to $197.07 million […]

Sygnus Credit Investments’ Record Results Driven By Expanding Portfolio Of Private Credit Investments Across Caribbean Region