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Five Networks – Gastronomy, Sports & Entertainment, Health & Wellness, Shopping, & The Knowledge Economy, Diversifying Jamaica’s Tourism Offerings And Creating Business Opportunities

Director of the Tourism Linkages Network, Carolyn McDonald-Riley, has emphasised the importance of the five networks in further diversifying the country’s tourism offerings and creating business opportunities among various sectors. The five networks – Gastronomy, Sports and Entertainment, Health and Wellness, Shopping, and the Knowledge economy – which were officially launched in December 2016 as […]

Jamaica’s Pattern Of Studying, Consulting, Re-Consulting And Updating Its Studies, Have Impeded The Country’s Own Progress.

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’s Pattern Of Studying, Consulting, Re-Consulting And Updating Its Studies, Have Impeded The Country’s Own Progress.

Businessuite 2018 Top Caribbean CEO – Ian Dear, Chairman and CEO Express Catering Limited

Ian Dear is a Jamaican-born businessman with more than 25 years’ experience in Caribbean tourism and real estate development. He is an original founder, and the current Chairman and CEO of Margaritaville Caribbean group (MCg). In addition to purchasing local goods and services, MCg provides employment for more than 1,000 Jamaicans; providing significant economic impact […]

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Businessuite 2018 Top 10 Jamaica Main Market Companies By US$ Profit After Tax

NR NR NR LC$000 US$000 2018 2017 2016 Company 2017/18 2017/18 1 1 1 JA National Commercial Bank Jamaica Ltd. $19,107,818 $152,863 2 2 2 JA Scotia Group Jamaica Ltd. $12,407,290 $99,258 3 3 3 JA Sagicor Group Jamaica Limited $12,069,823 $96,559 4 4 4 JA GraceKennedy Limited $4,772,100 $38,177 5 5 5 JA PanJam […]

Businessuite 2018 Top Barbados CEO – Diane Payne, The West India Biscuit Company Limited (WIBISCO)

Businessuite 2018 Top 10 Jamaica Main Market Companies By US$ Revenue

NR NR NR LC$000 US$000 2018 2017 2016 Company 2017/18 2017/18 1 1 1 JA GraceKennedy Limited 92,475,652 739,805 2 2 3 JA Sagicor Group Jamaica Limited 70,443,809 563,550 3 3 2 JA National Commercial Bank Jamaica Ltd. 59,474,588 475,797 4 4 5 JA Supreme Ventures Limited 56,186,633 449,493 5 5 6 JA Jamaica Broilers […]

Businessuite 2018 Top Barbados CEO – Diane Payne, The West India Biscuit Company Limited (WIBISCO)

Businessuite 2018 Top 10 Jamaica Junior Market Companies By US$ Revenue

NR NR NR LC$000 US$000 2018 2017 2016 Company 2017/2018 2017/18 1 1 1 JA Lasco Distributors Limited $16,269,083 $130,153 2 2 2 JA Caribbean Producers Jamaica Ltd. $107,795 3 5 4 JA General Accident Insurance Co Ja $7,106,254 $56,850 4 4 3 JA Derrimon Trading Company Limited $6,723,810 $53,790 5 3 5 JA Lasco […]

Businessuite 2018 Top Barbados CEO – Diane Payne, The West India Biscuit Company Limited (WIBISCO)

Businessuite 2018 Top 10 Jamaica Junior Market Companies By US$ Profit After Tax

NR NR NR LC$000 US$000 2018 2017 2016 Company 2017/18 2017/18 1 3 2 JA Lasco Distributors Limited 1,003,879 8,031 2 2 NR JA Access Financial Services Ltd. 716,027 5,728 3 JA 138 Student Living Jamaica Limited 693,632 5,549 4 1 1 JA Lasco Manufacturing Limited 615,948 4,928 5 5 3 JA Dolphin Cove Limited […]

Businessuite 2018 Top Barbados CEO – Diane Payne, The West India Biscuit Company Limited (WIBISCO)

IDB Invest To Finance A Number Projects Throughout The Region- Marks

Jamaica’s Ambassador to the United States and Chairman of the CARICOM Caucus of Ambassadors, Audrey P. Marks, has welcomed the announcement of IDB funds to be made available for projects in Jamaica. This latest expanded financial framework from IDB Invest, which will allow projects as small as US$1 million to be included, will help tremendously […]

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Inter-American Development Bank Making US$50M A Year Available For Investment In Jamaica Through Investment Arm, IDB Invest.

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) is making more than US$50 million a year available for investment in a number of projects in Jamaica, through its investment arm, IDB Invest. IDB Invest General Manager, James P. Scriven, who made the disclosure on Friday (October 19), said that tourism, infrastructure, transportation, ports, roads, as well as the […]

Jamaica’s Pattern Of Studying, Consulting, Re-Consulting And Updating Its Studies, Have Impeded The Country’s Own Progress.

Jamaica Ready For Investments and Development Of Sports Infrastructure.

Minister of Tourism, Edmund Bartlett, says Jamaica is ready for investment in the development of sports infrastructure. Such investment, he said, will enable the country to attract mega sporting events and capitalise on that lucrative segment of the global tourism market. Minister Bartlett noted that while the island has hosted several major sporting events, it […]

Jamaica’s Pattern Of Studying, Consulting, Re-Consulting And Updating Its Studies, Have Impeded The Country’s Own Progress.