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The Economic Progress Made By Jamaica In Recent Times Can Be Used As A Model For Other Countries To Follow

Prime Minister Andrew Holness, says the economic progress made by Jamaica in recent times can be used as a model for other countries to follow. He noted that the economic successes gained came at great sacrifice by Jamaicans, but noted that there is social consensus among citizens about the changes that are needed for the […]

The Tourism Industry Is On Track To Become Jamaica’s Fastest Growing Economic Engagement.

While Macro-Economic Indicators Continue To Have A Positive Outlook, The Country’s Micro-Economic Progress Remains Static.

Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, has called for a collaborative approach to improve the country’s micro-economic standing, in order to attain economic growth above 2 per cent. According to the Prime Minister, while macro-economic indicators continue to have a positive outlook, the country’s micro-economic progress remains static. The Prime Minister noted that Jamaica has been doing […]

The Tourism Industry Is On Track To Become Jamaica’s Fastest Growing Economic Engagement.

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 […]

The Tourism Industry Is On Track To Become Jamaica’s Fastest Growing Economic Engagement.

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 […]

The Tourism Industry Is On Track To Become Jamaica’s Fastest Growing Economic Engagement.

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 […]

Guardian Group Reporting Excellent Results For 2018, With Profits Of TT$534 Million, An Increase Of 31% Over 2017 TT$407 Million.

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 […]

Andrea Kelly General Manager Jamaica Central Securities Depository to present at “Businessuite Women – Manifest the Foreseen in 2019” March 28th 2019