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Bank of Jamaica is adopting a new supervisory method for banks and building societies that will intensify oversight as...

A fifth of the applications for ganja licences have got conditional approvals from Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA), while two licences have...

Jamaica Agricultural Society (JAS), a lobby for farmers, will break ground by November on a multistorey car park in downtown Kingston. It is also building new shops for...

Last winter, the United States tourism industry fretted that Trump administration policies might lead to a 'Trump slump' in travel.But those fears may have been premature. International...

United States spice maker McCormick & Company has bought Reckitt Benckiser's food business for US$4.2 billion in cash, in a deal it regards as a "perfect match" but that some investors think may be a bit too pricey...

UK raising pensionable age to 68The United Kingdom accelerated plans to increase the pension age on Wednesday, as rising life expectancy continues to put pressure on the public purse.Work and Pensions Secretary David Gauke announced the change in...

Swimming robot probes Fukushima reactor to find melted fuelAn underwater robot entered a badly damaged reactor at Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant Wednesday, capturing images of the harsh impact of its meltdown, including key structures that...

United States President Donald Trump called a recent agreement on sugar with Mexico a "very good one" for both countries.But companies that make candy, cakes and other foods containing...

The Argentine GDP warrants have been extremely volatile over the past few weeks. One of the reasons is that the economy is starting to stir.In May, industrial production expanded 2.7 per cent year-...

A new survey commissioned by the Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica (PSOJ) found that millennial consumer behaviours have been shaped by the widespread adoption of smart phones and the Internet. The survey, titled the Mobile Consumer Survey for...
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