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Jamaica’s Macroeconomic Achievements, To Date, Have Been Extremely Impressive – World Bank

Newly appointed World Bank Vice President for Latin America and the Caribbean, Axel van Trostenburg, says Jamaica’s macroeconomic achievements, to date, have been extremely impressive. he said that he didn’t know any country that has achieved, over a sustained period of time, the fiscal adjustments and reforms as Jamaica has done, and produced a most […]

Jamaica Welcomes Two Million Visitors For The First Half Of 2019, Earning US$2 Billion In Revenues.

Ian Dear Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Express Catering Limited Is Businessuiteonline.com’s 2018 Top Caribbean CEO, Ranking #1 And #4 On The List Of Top 50

Businessuiteonline.com, positioned as the Caribbean’s leading source for SME business news and features, has named Ian Dear, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Express Catering Limited (ECL) as its 2018 Top Caribbean CEO, ranking #1 and reporting a 320% improvement in net profit after tax for 2018 over 2017. Dear who is also Chief Executive […]

Jamaica Welcomes Two Million Visitors For The First Half Of 2019, Earning US$2 Billion In Revenues.

Businessuite 2018 Top 50 Caribbean CEO’s

Businessuite 2018 Top 50 Caribbean   Chief Executive Officers CR CR CR % Change 2018 2017 2016 Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Company 2018/17 1 NR NR JA Ian Dear Express Catering Limited 320% 2 31 NR JA Gary Peart Mayberry Investments Limited 254% 3 24 17 JA Derrick Cotterell Derrimon Trading Company Limited 249% 4 NR […]

Jamaica Welcomes Two Million Visitors For The First Half Of 2019, Earning US$2 Billion In Revenues.

Businessuite 2018 Top 50 Caribbean Companies By US$ Revenue – Financials

CR CR LC$000 US$000 2018 2017 Company 2017/2018 2017/18 1 1 TT Massy Holdings Limited $11,763,669 $2,093,180 2 2 BB Sagicor Financial Corporation $1,220,869 3 3 TT ANSA Mc Al Limited $6,244,482 $1,111,118 4 5 TT Republic Financial Holdings Limited $4,689,509 $834,432 5 4 JA GraceKennedy Limited $92,475,652 $739,805 6 7 JA Sagicor Group Jamaica […]

GWest Corporation Directors Assuring Shareholders And Investors That They Are Confident That The Company Will Continue As A Going Concern

Businessuite 2018 Top 50 Caribbean Companies By US$ Profit After Tax – Financials

CR CR LC$000 US$000 2018 2017 Company 2017/18 2017/18 1 2 TT Republic Financial Holdings Limited $1,317,089 $234,357 2 4 JA National Commercial Bank Jamaica Ltd. $19,107,818 $152,863 3 1 BB First Caribbean International Limited $141,524 4 7 TT Scotiabank Trinidad & Tobago Limited $657,664 $117,022 5 3 TT ANSA Mc Al Limited $647,954 $115,294 […]

GWest Corporation Directors Assuring Shareholders And Investors That They Are Confident That The Company Will Continue As A Going Concern

Businessuite 2017 Top 50 Caribbean Companies By US$ Revenue

Rank Rank LC$000 US$000 LC$000 US$000 2017 2016 Listed Companies 2016/17 2016/17 2015/16 2015/16 1 1 Massy Holdings Limited $11,534,060 $1,716,378 $11,944,843 $1,856,461 2 2 Sagicor Financial Corporation $1,134,147 $1,104,219 3 3 ANSA Mc Al Limited $6,000,610 $892,948 $6,214,994 $965,931 4 4 GraceKennedy Limited $88,267,589 $687,226 $79,742,230 $663,192 5 5 Republic Bank Limited $4,470,888 $665,311 […]

Jamaica Welcomes Two Million Visitors For The First Half Of 2019, Earning US$2 Billion In Revenues.

Businessuite 2017 Top 50 Caribbean Companies By US$ Profit After Tax

Rank Rank LC$000 US$000 LC$000 US$000 2017 2016 Company 2016/17 2016/17 2015/16 2015/16 1 5 First Caribbean International Limited $143,336 $97,932 2 1 Republic Financial Holdings Limited $943,113 $140,344 $1,236,744 $192,214 3 8 ANSA Mc Al Limited $803,108 $119,510 $891,353 $138,534 4 3 National Commercial Bank Jamaica Ltd. $14,448,560 $112,493 $12,301,790 $102,310 5 10 Sagicor […]

GWest Corporation Directors Assuring Shareholders And Investors That They Are Confident That The Company Will Continue As A Going Concern

Stop Promoting Modern-Day Plantations Called Exclusive Resorts – Rifai – Updated

Secretary General of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Dr. Taleb Rifai, says there must be more interconnectedness between visitors and residents of communities, in order to achieve greater community empowerment. He also suggested that there must be a lowering of the walls between the host communities and the visitors, in order to achieve […]

Jamaica Welcomes Two Million Visitors For The First Half Of 2019, Earning US$2 Billion In Revenues.

Growth In Heritage Tourism Offers Tremendous Opportunity For Jamaica And The Wider Caribbean

Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says the growth in heritage tourism offers tremendous opportunity for Jamaica and the wider Caribbean. In an interview with JIS NEWS, Mr. Bartlett noted that recent international tourism trends have pointed to a shift from the traditional ‘sun, sea and sand’ phenomenon towards a more interactive experiential form […]

Jamaica Welcomes Two Million Visitors For The First Half Of 2019, Earning US$2 Billion In Revenues.

Standard Poor’s Downgrades Barbados For The Second Time In Six Months

International rating agency Standard Poor’s (S&P) this week downgraded Barbados for the second time in six months, lowering its long-term local currency rating from CCC+ to CCC. In giving the rating a negative outlook, S&P said this reflected the potential for a downgrade over the next 12 months should the Government fail to advance measures […]

Jamaica Welcomes Two Million Visitors For The First Half Of 2019, Earning US$2 Billion In Revenues.