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Jamaica Best Choice For Business – PM Tells Investors

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, is inviting regional and international investors to make Jamaica their place of choice to invest and do business. “We have established a stable and expanding economy that is open and welcoming of investors in all sectors,” said Mr. Holness. He was speaking at the opening day of the […]

JMMB Group Additional Public Share Offer Oversubscribed by 92.5% Raising Over JA19.05B

#1 John De Silva Managing Director Unilever Caribbean Limited Businessuite 2019 Top Caribbean CEO

John De Silva Managing Director Experienced FMCG Executive, joined Unilever Caribbean Ltd. in November 2017. Has over 20 years’ Multinational experience in General Management, Supply Chain Operations and Finance, having worked in Trinidad, Jamaica, Switzerland, the Dominican Republic and Mexico. Held senior executive positions including Director of a Food and Beverage business in Jamaica, Caribbean […]

Businessuite 2019 Top 100 Caribbean CEO’s By US$ % Change Profit after Tax

Businessuite 2019 Top 100 Caribbean CEO’s By US$ % Change Profit after Tax

Businessuite 2019 Top 100 Caribbean CEO’s By US$ Profit after Tax        CR       US$000 US$000 % 2019 MKT Chief Executive Officer Company 2019 2018 change 1 TT John De Silva Unilever Caribbean Limited $24,930 $1,863 1338.15% 2 TT Ernest Ashley Taylor PLIPDECO Limited $24,305 $6,851 354.76% 3 JA Dianna Blake […]

#1 John De Silva Managing Director Unilever Caribbean Limited Businessuite 2019 Top Caribbean CEO

#1 NCB Financial Group Limited Businessuite 2019 Top Caribbean Company by US$ Profit after Tax

The Company Incorporated in April 2016, NCB Financial Group Limited (“NCBFG” or “the Company”) is a financial holding company and currently has three subsidiaries National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (“NCBJ” or “the Bank”), NCB Global Holdings Limited (NCBGH) and Clarien Group Limited (Clarien). In March 2017, under a Scheme of Arrangement, the pre-existing shares in […]

#1 John De Silva Managing Director Unilever Caribbean Limited Businessuite 2019 Top Caribbean CEO

Businessuite 2019 Top 50 Caribbean Companies US$ Profit after Tax

Businessuite 2019 Top 50 Caribbean Companies  US$ Profit after Tax CR CR CR US$000 US$000 2017 2018 2019 MKT Company 2019 2018 4 2 1 JA NCB Financial Group Limited $223,778 $152,863 2 1 2 TT Republic Financial Holdings Limited $206,348 $234,357 8 8 3 JA Sagicor Group Jamaica Limited $108,658 $96,559 3 5 4 […]

#1 John De Silva Managing Director Unilever Caribbean Limited Businessuite 2019 Top Caribbean CEO

Businessuite 2019 Top 50 Caribbean Companies by US$ Revenue

Businessuite 2019 Top 50 Caribbean  Companies by US$ Revenue CR CR CR US$000 US$000 2017 2018 2019 MKT Company 2019 2018 1 1 1 TT Massy Holdings Limited $1,775,858 $2,093,180 2 2 2 BB Sagicor Financial Corporation $1,484,261 $1,218,608 3 3 3 TT ANSA Mc Al Limited $944,561 $1,111,118 4 5 4 JA GraceKennedy Limited […]

#1 John De Silva Managing Director Unilever Caribbean Limited Businessuite 2019 Top Caribbean CEO

Guyana 2018-2019 Economic Review

Economic growth in Guyana increased to 3.4% in 2018. This was mainly due to increased construction activity. Sugar output fell as restructuring of the industry continued, while there was mixed performance in the extractive industries. Fiscal performance was boosted by a tax amnesty, which increased revenues and helped stabilise the overall deficit. Public debt as […]

#1 John De Silva Managing Director Unilever Caribbean Limited Businessuite 2019 Top Caribbean CEO

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 Additional Public Share Offer Oversubscribed by 92.5% Raising Over JA19.05B

Inter-American Development Bank Believes Jamaica’s Proposed Transformation To A Fully Digital Economy Will Enhance Public Service Delivery

Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Caribbean Country Manager, Therese Turner-Jones, believes Jamaica’s proposed transformation to a fully digital economy will enhance public service delivery and, by extension, the lives of persons accessing attendant provisions. Among the potential benefits to be derived, she says, are the streamlining of benefits, so that they get to where they ought […]

JMMB Group Additional Public Share Offer Oversubscribed by 92.5% Raising Over JA19.05B

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 […]

JMMB Group Additional Public Share Offer Oversubscribed by 92.5% Raising Over JA19.05B