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Finance minister Audley Shaw says that Jamaica will save about US$100 million ($12 billion) from revamping the first phase of the...

Private equity investment company Portland JSX Limited reported a net loss of nearly US$700,000 in the third quarter, as expenses outpaced income.The loss wiped out gains in...

A few days into the new year, St Lucia's Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, suggested that all five of the Eastern Caribbean nations that sell Citizenship by Investment...

In 1993, Douglas North of Washington University won the Nobel Prize in Economics for his work on institutions.His research criticised classical economics for not focusing on the role that...

Business group: Chinapreparing to retaliate on tradeChina is preparing to retaliate if United States President-elect Donald Trump raises duties on Chinese goods and already has toughened its stance, an American business group said on Wednesday.Trump...

Court denies arequest to arrest Samsung de facto headA Seoul court denied a request to arrest Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong, a setback to prosecutors investigating an influence-peddling scandal that toppled South Korea's president....

Russian business world hopes for relief from TrumpFew people are more eager for Donald Trump's arrival in the White House than those who do business in Russia.Hacking scandals? They expect that to blow over. Conflict in Ukraine? An artificial...

Average 30-year US mortgage rate falls to 4.09%Long-term US mortgage rates marked their third week of declines this week, after snapping a nine-week run of increases.Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said on Thursday the rate on 30-year fixed-rate loans...

JPMorgan settles mortgage discrimination lawsuitJPMorgan Chase will pay US$55 million to settle federal charges that independent brokers working for the bank discriminated against minorities seeking home mortgages during the housing crisis.While the...
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