Trade Board revamps car-import policy

The Trade Board has moved ahead with changes to the Motor Vehicle Importation Policy, which will now require used-car dealers to provide warranty to vehicle buyers beyond the three months they now offer, among other consumer-based initiatives.

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Coffee year ends with smallest crop in five years

Negotiations for Jamaican Blue Mountain (JBM) coffee prices for the new crop year, August 2014 to July 2015, will commence during the planned visit of producers to the Specialty Coffee Association of Japan in September,...

Market timid on Pork, Sweet River IPO misses target

VM Wealth Management Limited says the initial public offering of shares in Sweet River Abattoir & Supplies Company closed with a preliminary take-up of some 30.6 million shares, valued at approximately $118 million.

Agro-processor Norsai Entreprise to boost production, grow product line

After seven years in business, agro-processor Norsai Enterprises Limited is getting ready for its next big step - year-round production from its base in Poorman's Corner, St Thomas.

No, do not welch on your insurance premiums!

QUESTION: I renewed my auto policy during the first week of June.

Jamaican entrepreneurship - The power within

So it's about 7 p.m.

Starting a payday loan business

I am about to open a payday loan business and I am asking for your advice and suggestions.

Managing your free time

It's almost the end of summer and you may be bemoaning the fact that you just did not have enough free time.

Building Brand Caribbean

Some years ago, on the table at which I was sitting in a Barbados hotel, there was a small brown packet of sugar.

Mimicking the airlines, hotels get fee-happy

Forget bad weather, traffic jams and kids asking, "Are we there yet?"

Google's pivotal IPO launched a decade of big bets

Google's IPO, a decade ago, launched the company on a trajectory that continues to reshape its business and much of the world in its orbit.And CEO Larry Page is determined to push even further.

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