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Published:Wednesday | March 10, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Norma's, an upscale restaurant run by noted chef Norma Shirley, is expanding to Montego Bay, marking to a return to the resort where the eatery operated at Whitehall in Reading.The new operation, however, will have a different home off the MoBay 'Hip...

Published:Wednesday | March 10, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Appliance Traders Limited (ATL), a trader of electronics and appliances, is searching for new operating space for two outlets, and has already rebranded one store as ATL Elite in an apparent shift upmarket. The Elite store, shortly after opening late...

Published:Wednesday | March 10, 2010 | 12:00 AM

A comprehensive appraisal of the state of implementation of the CARICOM Single Market (CSM) has found that all five core regimes - movement of goods, movement of skills, the right of capital and the provision of services - are functioning....

Published:Wednesday | March 10, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The new-born litter of 10 piglets and mother, 'Sandy'.Raising pigs a rewarding professionChristopher SerjuGleaner writerSOMERSET, St Thomas:THE COLD night wind coming off the river was giving Marsha Graham a hard time as she struggled to keep warm, but...

Published:Wednesday | March 10, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Farmers lament glut on marketJermaine FrancisGleaner WriterDENBIGH KRAAL, Clarendon:AT THE height of the midday sun, Denroy Henry is busy reaping his one acre of tomatoes, but according to him, he is only doing it for the love of farming and not for...

Published:Wednesday | March 10, 2010 | 12:00 AM

As Europe struggles with a debt crisis, the idea of a European Monetary Fund is quickly taking hold. Such a body could be a lender of last resort and keep financially troubled governments from unsettling the euro and global markets...

Published:Tuesday | March 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

National Commercial Bank's (NCB) senior general manager for human resources, Rickert Allen, says showing employees that they are the company's most important asset is one of the secrets to its success and longevity.Noting that NCB spends over three per...

Published:Tuesday | March 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

American International Group (AIG) will sell its overseas life and health insurance unit for US$15.5 billion to MetLife Inc, the insurer said, as it attempts to repay billions in government aid.In the deal announced Monday, MetLife will pay US$6.8...

Published:Tuesday | March 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The United States (US) dollar slid versus the euro Monday after European leaders said they would back Greece through a debt crisis that has jeopardised the common currency.The dollar was mixed against other currencies....

Published:Tuesday | March 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Wall Street Journal reports that a British agency is investigating whether Kraft Foods Inc misled employees and investors about its takeover of chocolate maker Cadbury PLC.

Published:Sunday | March 7, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Capital and Credit Merchant Bank (CCMB ) has issued its own debit card, giving some of its account holders access to the local MultiLink networks for both automated banking and point-of-sale...

Published:Sunday | March 7, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Money transfers from Latin American and Caribbean migrants to their home countries are likely to stabilise in 2010 after suffering a 15 per cent drop in 2009, according to a new report last Thursday by the Inter-American Development Bank's Multilateral Investment Fund (FOMIN).

Published:Sunday | March 7, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Question: What are some of the things that I should pay attention to when buying insurance for a commercial building that I own?

Published:Sunday | March 7, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Anti-Dumping and Subsidies Commission (ADSC) has given itself another 45 days to complete its investigations of Vulcan cement, which was...

Published:Sunday | March 7, 2010 | 12:00 AM

No one should be in any doubt about the critical importance of Venezuela's PetroCaribe programme.

Published:Sunday | March 7, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Antigua, US developer partner on new hotel Antigua and a United States joint venture have signed a deal to build a five-star resort on state-controlled land on the island's east coast.

Published:Saturday | March 6, 2010 | 12:00 AM

In a move to influence student behaviour in central Jamaica positively, bauxite company Jamalco recently engaged all its managers and some supervisors in a training workshop aimed at certifying them as mentors.Members of...

Published:Friday | March 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Three months into a more aggressive push for foreign sales, Trade Winds Citrus Limited, makers of Tru-Juice, are reporting a 15 per cent surge in business in its overseas market, even while it struggles to maintain hold on its self-proclaimed 70 per...

Published:Friday | March 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Air Jamaica staff and their unions have been in discussion with the management of Air Jamaica about their termination and redundancy payments in the run-up to the closing of a deal with Caribbean Airlines.

Published:Friday | March 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

One of my lawyer friends, whose record at the Bar is pretty good, emailed me with subject 'Chen-Young v Persaud' regarding Paul Chen-Young's March 1 letter published in The Gleaner, 'Answering Wilberne...

Published:Friday | March 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Air Jamaica building, corporate head-quarters for the national carrier, is on the market for sale, as the airline counts down to a final agreement with prospective buyer Caribbean Airlines of Trinidad.Sale of the five-storey 32,802-square foot...

Published:Friday | March 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Stewart steps down from SVL - Janette Stewart, whose late husband was a co-founder of Supreme Ventures Limited, has resigned from the company's board.Simultaneously, two new directors have been added - Steven Hudson and Georgios Sampson...

Published:Friday | March 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Shareholders of Lascelles deMercado and Company were assured by Trinidad-appointed Chairman Dr Shafeek Sultan-Khan Thursday that there was no threat of the company's shares being sold off, a year into the collapse of parent company CL Financial Group...

Published:Friday | March 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Moody's ratings agency on Tuesday, acknowledging the smooth execution of the multibillion-dollar debt exchange programme, pronounced that it was upgrading the credit score on Jamaica's sovereign bonds to B3 - the third to do so in the past two weeks...

Published:Friday | March 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Parliament of Jamaica is in the process of passing the Government Securities Dematerialisation Act 2010, to provide for the conversion of physical certificates into a paperless or electronic format...

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