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Shares in Playa Hotels & Resorts rallied at the top of the week following an announcement by Playa to buy back its own shares...

By late January, FosRich Company will be putting the final touches to a manufacturing facility that will be based at the complex now used for storage.The transformation of the 180,000 square foot Maverley Avenue warehousing site in Kingston is being...

Access Financial Services Limited paid US$6.4 million ($830 million) for its first foreign acquisition, Embassy Loans Inc, a microlender based in Florida, United States, which it plans to use as a springboard for further expansion.The deal was in...

The used-car sector is walking back its howls of protest over the pre-shipment inspection policy for motor vehicles that they initially pronounced would have been the death knell of vulnerable dealers.But that was last year.Now, some 16 months into...

Most of the US$68 million the Inter-American Development Bank has approved for Jamaica's controversial National Identification System (NIDS) will go towards upgrading the information and communication technology infrastructure across government....

Question: On Thursday, February 1, 2018, I was involved in a collision in Greater Portmore. It occurred along Queens Avenue, near to the Resident Magistrate's Family Court on SW 1st Avenue and the health centre. I was travelling on the major road....

I am bringing together much of what I have written about deciding to invest in past columns for the benefit of the many prospective and new investors who ask about how to invest.It is important to recognise that investing is dynamic because the...

For most companies, staff engagement is just like a religious belief: some either have it or they don't.This separation between those who are blessed or cursed is familiar to any churchgoer, but does it have a place in corporate Jamaica? There may a...

At the conclusion of the recent special summit in Trinidad, Caricom heads of government issued the 'St Ann's Declaration'.It set out in the dusty language of officialese the measures being taken to breathe life into the stalled Caricom Single Market...

Once its foreign import rival in the paint market, Berger has brought the production of Penta paints in-house, a new arrangement that migrates manufacturing business formerly done in Trinidad...
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