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Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 11:12 PM

Ikebana is the intricate Japanese art of floral arrangement which focuses on creating a oneness with humanity and nature.This form of floral arrangement stems from the Japanese culture, which has a strong bond with natural surroundings. Instructors...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 11:07 PM

The Chupse project was created by the Jamaican Association on Intellectual Disabilities in partnership with the Japan International Co-operation Agency .The venture is one of the adult services which provide employment support to assist persons to...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 11:04 PM

Scotiabank has signed a loan agreement of J$5 billion with MBJ Airports Limited for the expansion of the Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay, a deal the bank is proud of.President and chief executive officer of Scotia Group, David Noel,...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Border inspections of electronic devices hits record highThe United States government inspected a record number of international travellers' electronic devices last year, expanding a practice that has drawn alarm from privacy advocates.US Customs...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I watched with horror as the driver of a car narrowly missed hitting a student of the Donald Quarrie High School in east Kingston a few days ago as he raced across the road to get to his school. I wondered for the umpteenth time:...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

GOJ working on financing for Petrojam bidJamaica is yet to make its buy-out offer to Venezuela for its minority share of the Petrojam oil refinery, but is trying to tie down financing for the bid, the Ministry of Finance said Monday.The Jamaican...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I am a Jamaican living in the United States. I honestly cannot wrap my head around why it's so hard to curtail crime in Jamaica. The Government needs to be more proactive; it can't be business as usual. This is very disgraceful....

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Huawei wins China patentlawsuit against rival SamsungChinese tech giant Huawei won a patent infringement lawsuit against South Korea smartphone rival Samsung on Thursday, according to information released by a Chinese court.The court ruled in the...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Sports Marketer Tanya Lee, has unleashed "The Winner Within' with the release of her first book, exploring the winning habits of the world's most successful athletes. And out west, on Tuesday Knutsford Express opened their new home at Sangster's...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Salada eyes export reboundwith SQF certificationArmed with yet another food safety certification, coffee company Salada Foods Jamaica is now ready to reclaim lost ground in the export market.The company spent $15 million to land the Safe Quality...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

There have been numerous conversations about the impact of music in bringing people together. That theory was tried and tested at the sixth staging of the Shaggy and Friends benefit concert.Last Saturday, Jamaicans from all walks of life showed up...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The Wexford is available for saleCarlyle Allen, chairman of the Wexford Hotel in Montego Bay, said on Wednesday that the 85-room hotel is still available for sale.He is refuting a company representative who said at the top of the year that the Allen...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Dying to oneself for the sake of truth and for others is necessary. There can't be just self-concern in life, there must be truth and the readiness to live and die for principles in life. Then there is love, which means again living and dying for...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Buffett adds his two potential successors to Berkshire boardBerkshire Hathaway is promoting the two top candidates to eventually replace CEO Warren Buffett to its board, but the 87-year-old investor says he isn't leaving.Buffett and Berkshire's 94-...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

PHOENIX, Arizona, (CMC):Jamaican rider Andrew Ramgeet rode a double on the eight-race card here Wednesday, to remain in contention for the jockeys' title at Turf Paradise.He scored in race three with4-1 choice Piper's Purse before returning to win...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

More than $2M income boost expected as ...The Business District expects increased profits as it redesigns its offices and expands service offerings.As a local provider of physical and virtual serviced offices, The Business District has now dedicated...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

SYDNEY, Australia (CMC):West Indies Twenty20 captain Carlos Brathwaite hopes he can have an impact in his short stint with struggling Sydney Sixers in the Australian Big Bash.The barrel-chested all-rounder joins an outfit which is winless in six...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

MoviesTaraji P Henson stars in Proud Mary , showing at the cinemas this weekend.Friday FunCheck out Instinct Fridays - Soca Season at Instinct Proving Grounds, (Skateland) in Half-Way Tree starting at 8 p.m. Admission/Contribution: $1000 at the gate...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Pro-Am boxing will return to the Manchester High School in Mandeville on Saturday, February 24, promoter Paul Patmore told The Gleaner yesterday."We are planning a nine-fight card with boxers from overseas taking on our Jamaican boxers, and it...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

TODAYSt AnnRebel Salute (Night One) at Grizzly's Plantation Cove. Featuring Third World, Cocoa Tea, Richie Spice, Anthony B, Agent Sasco, JC Lodge, Tony Rebel, Glacia Robinson, Jesse Royal, Big Youth, King Sound, Bushman, Bugle, Charly Black, Jah...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

MANCHESTER, England (AP):Roberto Firmino likely spoke for lots of Liverpool fans when he posted a message to Philippe Coutinho via Instagram following his fellow Brazilian's move to Barcelona."Liverpool is no longer the same without you, my magical...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

GK Investments buys stake in Gray's PepperGraceKennedy subsidiary GK Invest-ments Limited has acquired a third of Gray's Pepper Products Limited, a spice company based in Westmoreland.Gray's Pepper, described as one of Jamaica's largest processors...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Jeremiah Knight, counsellor for public affairs at the United States Embassy, told The Gleaner yesterday that the advisory issued by the US Department which urged Americans to exercise increased caution in Jamaica owing to crime, provided American...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The award-winning network of community builders known for defining people by their positive contributions to society, BMe (Black Male Engagement Community), was in Jamaica recently, continuing its purpose of empowerment.The group has earned 67...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Spotlight on 170 propertiesin Chen-Young caseJamaica's bailout agency, Finsac, is using new court filings for a rehearing of an appeal case to draw attention to overseas properties it now alleges that former Eagle boss Paul Chen-Young disposed of...

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