| Bankers clash!
President of the Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) William Clarke has blasted the Development Bank of Jamaica (DBJ) for baulking at the $600 million loan fund pledged by Scotiabank for small farmers and small hotels.
Companies commit to ending HIV prejudice
SOME 22 companies have now signed agreements committing to stamp out AIDS discrimination in the workplace, says the Jamaica Employers' Federation (JEF).
UWI to charge for Ja Internet domain registrations
Mona Information Technology Services (MITS), the University of West Indies (UWI) department that administers the .jm Internet domain name assigned to Jamaica is to start charging for its use.
Jamaican assets yield top results for RBTT
Royal Bank of Trinidad and Tobago's (RBTT) Jamaican assets yielded the highest returns for the financial conglomerate last year, its annual report for the period ending March 31, 2006 shows.
Apple recalls 1.8m Sony batteries
SAN FRANCISCO, California (AP): Ten days after Dell's record-setting notebook battery recall, Apple Computer Inc. told its customers to return 1.8 million batteries that could cause their Mac laptops to overheat and catch fire.
PA Benjamin expands product line
P.A. Benjamin has added new products to its line of savouries, flavourings and home remedies, under a plan to boost its export sales by 100 per cent by 2010.
Miami-based TV channel to offer home shopping in Spanish
MIAMI, Florida (AP): A Spanish-language home-shopping television network is to begin beaming via satellite throughout North and South America in 2007.