|Air Jamaica expands flights to Eastern Caribbean
Air Jamaica is about to take another swing at tying up more of the Eastern Caribbean market by expanding flights to the region and switching hubs to target islanders and tourists on their way to the continents.
New receiver appointed to sell Enchanted Gardens - Three companies interested
Debt collectors Jamaica Redevelopment Foundation has put its own man on the job to secure buyers for Enchanted Gardens, the tax-burdened and debt-ridden resort property owned by former Prime Minister Edward Seaga's Premium Group.
Sponsorships, the 'Pulse' of Cooper's modelling agency... Company reports 86% jump in net profits
Boosted by 'sponsorship' support, Kingsley Cooper's Pulse Invest-ments Limited has recorded profits of $117.5 million for its financial year ending June 2006, representing a 86 per cent boost on net earnings over the previous year's $63 million.
Whitehouse could have been built for US $88m - report
The Sandals Whitehouse hotel, whose construction cost of US$113.3 million was US$43.3 million higher than its approved budget, might have been built for US$88 million - a mere US$2 million more than the estimate.
Running a country on borrowed money
Jamaica is a remarkable country. It has crafted a budget of $358 billion, and plans to borrow over one-third of that amount to finance it, which is an extremely high proportion. Now borrowing is not that remarkable...