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The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index declined marginally on Friday. The index moved down by 947.72 points or 0.19 per cent to close at 490,731.64. The JSE Main Market Index declined by 907.78 points or 0.18 per cent to close at 496,361....

Trinidadian conglomerate Massy Holdings Limited wants to distribute liquefied natural gas, LNG, in Jamaica to complement its cooking gas operation, a strategy that appears designed to contain any likely business fallout from the switch to cheaper...
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A drink rests on the counter at Cru Bar in Kingston. Bar owner CPJ has outsourced the management of Cru to Taste of Life Limited.

Food manufacturer and distributor Caribbean Producers Jamaica, CPJ, owner of the Cru Bar brand, has appointed an independent management company to run the entertainment spot. Cru Bar...

The Trump administration on Wednesday approved a right of way allowing the Keystone XL oil sands pipeline to be built across United States land, pushing the controversial US$8-billion project closer to construction though court challenges still...

The Bank of Jamaica, BOJ, has introduced a new instrument available to foreign exchange authorised dealers called a FX swap arrangement to enhance the central bank’s management of the market. The instrument came into effect on Wednesday and is...

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index advanced on Thursday. The JSE Combined Index moved up by 100.46 points or 0.02 per cent to close at 491,679.36 The JSE Main Market Index increased  by 402.72 points or 0,08 per cent to close at...

Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Audley Shaw says research is currently under way for the development of roadways above gullies across Jamaica, particularly in Kingston, as a direct response to increasing vehicular traffic in the capital.  

Investors can expect the release of the prospectus for TransJamaican Highway and its possible listing in February, according to Prime Minister Andrew Holness. TransJamaican is already projected to be the largest initial public offering of shares ,...

Stanley Thompson, the manager for origination and structuring at NCB Capital Markets has renewed calls for a Caribbean stock exchange. Thompson, who reckons private and public sectors across the region could create the stock trading platform...

The JSE Combined Index declined by 6,159.73 points or 1.24 per cent to close at 491,578.90 The JSE Main Market Index declined  by 6,328.36 points or 1.28 per cent to close at 496,866.39, while the Junior Market Index declined  by 31.46...
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