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Published:Friday | March 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

American victims of the Stanford Financial Group are pressing for the blocking of funding and a travel boycott of Antigua and Barbuda, in a sustained campaign to have the superpower ...

Published:Friday | March 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Dalma James, liquidator for UGI Finance and Investments Limited (UGIFIL), says counting the assets of the 13-year-old company is taking longer than expected, but that he would likely meet with creditors within...

Published:Friday | March 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Caribbean Airlines officials continue to interview Air Jamaica staff from as-yet-to-be-determined positions in the new 'Air Jamaica/Caribbean Airlines' entity...

Published:Friday | March 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The National Insurance Fund's (NIF) participation in the Jamaica Debt Exchange (JDX) will cost it $1.2 billion in the coming fiscal year, Labour Minister Pearnel Charles disclosed in Parliament Tuesday....

Published:Friday | March 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Appeal court has given American businessman Richard Vasconcellos the green light to recover more than US$546,000 from local firm Jamaica Steel Works and its principals...

Published:Friday | March 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Nearly insolvent and still strapped for cash, Jamaica's sugar sector has identified a lifeline in a three-year-old trade deal whose provisions allow for a drawdown of €17 million...

Published:Friday | March 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

National carrier Air Jamaica this week laid off 10 pilots and 100 flight attendants, but union representatives said Thursday that the cuts were expected and not directly associated with the pending deal with Caribbean...

Published:Wednesday | March 17, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Jamaica Broilers Group Limited (JBG) ethanol sales have plunged to half the levels of a year ago, truncating sales by $4 billion - a result of erratic demand.JBG attributes the performance ...

Published:Wednesday | March 17, 2010 | 12:00 AM

75 per cent already soldThe 2010 JMA/JEA expo will cost $20 million to stage, its organisers said Tuesday at the launch of the annual event, whose theme this year is 'Brand Jamaica to the World'.Jamaica Manufacturers' Association (JMA) and Jamaica...

Published:Wednesday | March 17, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Two Colonial Life Insurance Company subsidiaries - CLICO International Life Insurance Company and British American Insurance Company - have been banned from writing any new business and face being...

Published:Wednesday | March 17, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Karl Samuda, who last month defended the planned move uptown of agencies under his portfolio as economical for them, is now planning to do the opposite and move his ministry downtown "within months".

Published:Wednesday | March 17, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Caribbean's biggest supplier of sugar to Europe and the United States says drought is threatening its vast sugarcane fields. The state-owned Guyana Sugar Corporation....

Published:Wednesday | March 17, 2010 | 12:00 AM

You may not be prone to nail-biting nervousness in times of uncertainty, but the odds in favour of experiencing jitters before and during a job interview, even so, is quite high.Fear of the unknown and anxiety about making a good impression should not...

Published:Wednesday | March 17, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Shields and Shields, local retailer and producer of fresh cut flowers and plants, will be moving into wholesale vegetables starting around April, as the company seeks...

Published:Wednesday | March 17, 2010 | 12:00 AM

To European officials, financial derivatives are dangerous weapons that worsened Greece's debt crisis and should be curbed.To Wall Street, they're tools that reduce risk and generate profits and should be left alone...

Published:Wednesday | March 17, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Characterising it as a regional failing, Trinidad's central bank chief Ewart Williams said the financial monitoring system, which he described as rudimentary,...

Published:Wednesday | March 17, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Contingency plans in place for some Caribbean routes The planned seven days of strike action by British Airways (BA) workers is worrying hoteliers who foresee a potential loss of business, notwithstanding assurances from the carrier...

Published:Wednesday | March 17, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Production at Cuba's sugar plants has been hit hard this year by inefficiency, a spate of breakdowns and other technical problems, state-media reported, adding to sobering news for the island's economy.Breakdowns and other interruptions have idled...

Published:Tuesday | March 16, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Maritime and Transport Services Limited, local representatives for Maersk Line, has received the Praetorian Award for more than 40 years of unbroken membership with the Jamaica Chamber of Commerce (JCC)....

Published:Tuesday | March 16, 2010 | 12:00 AM

On Wednesday, March 17, LIME staff who volunteer for community projects will be given time off from work to participate in outreach, dubbed 'kindness day' by the company.The project will be played out across LIME Caribbean's 13 regional markets....

Published:Tuesday | March 16, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Q.I am a single parent in desperate need of a raise of pay. My only son is in second year in a United States college and I am finding it hard to make two ends meet.

Published:Monday | March 15, 2010 | 12:07 PM

The Gleaner Group reported a one per cent increase in revenue at a meeting with its investors’ at The Company’s North Street Offices on Monday.

Published:Monday | March 15, 2010 | 10:55 AM

An investors\' briefing meeting is now underway at The Gleaner\'s North Street office.

Published:Monday | March 15, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Oftentimes when there is job loss, it can feel like one of the most devastating things to happen to you, because you lose your means of earning to support yourself and your family.

Published:Monday | March 15, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Palmyra Resort and Spa's developer Robert Trotta may be one of the world's premier resort development builders, but he had a Plan B just in case."I would probably...

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