|Developed status by 2030 - PIOJ maps new strategy to enrichment for Jamaica
The Planning Institute of Jamaica is developinga new long-term strategic plan with a 25-year horizon, which, according to the agency's boss, Dr. Wesley Hughes, is meant to reclassify Jamaica among the world's rich countries.
Rebranding Scotia's customer image
After its big buy of DB&G last October and a remodeled corporate structure, the Bank of Nova Scotia Jamaica Limited is now ready to tackle its customer-service image. That job falls to Maya Walrond, who was hired last month as a top executive - senior vice-president of customer experience and technology innovation - with her own department to push the project.
A pre-emptive strike insurance style
Question: A JUTC bus damaged my car earlier this year. I was making a U-turn along Pechon Street. There was no sign that prohibited this. I was travelling in a northerly direction. I stopped to indicate that I intended to turn in the opposite direction (towards the waterfront).
The realignment of global power and Caribbean prosperity
Nothing better illustrates how global power is being realigned than the list of nations that participated in the just-concluded G8 summit in Germany. The meeting involved at its core the leaders of the world's most powerful states, the countries that account for more than one third of global economic activity...