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Published:Friday | April 6, 2018 | 12:00 AM

When businessman Deryck Gibson launched his book, The Fittest Man in the Industry, at the Spanish Court hotel in St Andrew, it acted as a testament to what can be achieved with determination and hard work.Gibson is chairman of Deryck A. Gibson...

Published:Thursday | April 5, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Today, we get back to 'business' - JMMB's financial solutions advisory team recently fÍted clients and prospective clients at a cocktail event held at the Spanish Court Hotel. With performances by 2017 Digicel Rising Star Akeen 'ShortyBoss' Smith,...

Published:Wednesday | April 4, 2018 | 12:00 AM

We sail through the mid week with more revelling highlights from Tailgate to Caesar's Army Br Jamaica, both which took place at the National Stadium. With just a few days to go before road march, soca lovers are all riled up to go. Enjoy!

Published:Tuesday | April 3, 2018 | 12:00 AM

While many journeyed to the far corners of the island to have a grand time, over the Easter weekend, Kingston city also paid host to parties galore. On Easter Sunday, the National Stadium played host to Caesar's Ar...

Published:Monday | April 2, 2018 | 12:00 AM

While many celebrate Easter Monday today, on Saturday scores of Montegonians and those in the entertainment industry gathered at Pier 1 for a different reason - to celebrate Robert Russell. His daughter Shari Edwards organised a 70th birthday party...

Published:Friday | March 30, 2018 | 12:30 AM

Member of Parliament Juliet Holness, Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett and Chairman of the Tourism Linkages Network, Adam Stewart, officially opened the first-ever Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee Festival, on Saturday at...

Published:Friday | March 30, 2018 | 12:26 AM

As the big road march draws closer, the carnival parties heat up. Xaymaca had revellers partying overlooking the city at their recent pop up lyme on the roof of the at Emancipation Park parking lot last Friday. Here are the highlights. 

Published:Friday | March 30, 2018 | 12:13 AM

The long weekend kicks off today with a round up of happening leading up the Easter Break. Today we highlight celebrations from last weekend's Champs, and reveal the new Spaces. Enjoy the weekend. 

Published:Thursday | March 29, 2018 | 12:00 AM

It was a farm party of epic proportions when Nutramix and their specially invited guests took over Murray's Fish and Jerk Hut in Clarendon last Saturday. With entertainment provided by Fab 5, it was an 'all-night party' where denim and straw hats...

Published:Wednesday | March 28, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Last Sunday morning found Montegonians on the white, sandy beach at Tropical Bliss, Whitehouse for the third staging of Solar - the breakfast party. Raising funds in collaboration with 'We Care for Cornwall Regional Hospital,' the enhanced state of...

Published:Tuesday | March 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

We continue today with more highlights from the Sagicor Group Jamaica Annual Corporate Awards. With performances from Beenie Man, Tony Rebel, Queen Ifrica, Ken Boothe, and their ambassador Tessanne Chin, the entertainment was the talk of the town....

Published:Monday | March 26, 2018 | 5:23 PM

1. While heavy tints are illegal on public passenger vehicles, the state-owned JUTC buses are allowed to be totally covered by advertising. In some cases it is impossible to see the interior of the buses. Isn't that the reason for removing the...

Published:Monday | March 26, 2018 | 12:57 AM

The royal theme could not be missed as the ballroom of The Jamaica Pegasus hotel was, last Thirsday, transformed into a space fit for kings and queens. More than 500 Sagicor Group members were treated to a night of appreciation through...

Published:Friday | March 23, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie/Gleaner Writer

On Monday, the Serengeti at Hope Zoo hosted the media launch of one of the toughest competitions on the island, the Guardsman Games. Known for its arduous obstacle course and innovative ways to test one's endurance, the official media launch for the...

Published:Friday | March 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Regency Bar and Lounge was in luck last Saturday night when Guinness took over their deck to host a St Patrick's Day get-together. Scores of lads and lassies - Irish and non-Irish - turned out to 'turn up' to mark the festive occasion. Guinness,...

Published:Friday | March 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Desnoes & Geddes (D&G) said it intends to reduce the sugar content in its non-alcoholic beverage Malta in a bid to give consumers a healthier choice rather than bowing to government pressure...

Published:Friday | March 23, 2018 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson/Gleaner Writer

Last Saturday, fashion aficionados and supporters went face to face with avant garde, thanks to style moguls Saint International. The highly anticipated Fashion Face of the Caribbean and Campari-inspired Avant Garde Designer of the Year competition...

Published:Friday | March 23, 2018 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence/Staff Reporter

Expo Jamaica gave us a taste of of what to expect on April 19 to 22 for the grand Expo Jamaica with their (Jamaica Emerging Manufactures and Services (JEMS) Village Mini Expo last Friday at Digicel's Headquarters.JEMS Village will be in full effect...

Published:Friday | March 23, 2018 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson/ Gleaner Writer

It was a bittersweet soiree for the diplomats and government officials who gathered at the office of the Dominican Republic on Hope Road last Friday evening. The occasion was to bid farewell to two of Jamaica's finest: former Chief of State...

Published:Thursday | March 22, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The best of the best was on show last Saturday at the Tourism Service Excellence Awards. It was a night of high fashion and great conversation staged by the Ministry of Tourism at the Montego Bay Convention center....

Published:Wednesday | March 21, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Last Saturday, socialites and supporters faced fashion Avant Garde style in waves of red and black with Saint International at the Courtleigh Auditorium. Campari hosted the high-spirited cocktail hour to the night's proceeding. Here is your daily...

Published:Tuesday | March 20, 2018 | 12:00 AM

1 Third wives are creating major chaos in some families, and we have been hearing some horror stories. In one particular story, the turmoil is threatening to engulf an entire golf course. Things are playing out loudly and could hit the media in...

Published:Tuesday | March 20, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The atmosphere in Portland heated up on Saturday with the waves of elegant ladies and sharply dressed men that came out to party at Trident Castle. The early juggling of the evening had the patrons swaying in the cool breeze to old-time favourites,...

Published:Monday | March 19, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The carnival season is now in full swing. The Nescafe-sponsored Rum for Breakfast on Saturday morning at Hope Zoo was a soca lover's paradise.On the cooler side of the island, ladies and gents made their way to Trident Castle for Kuano. Our...

Published:Friday | March 16, 2018 | 12:14 AMYanique Williams/Gleaner Writer

For chairman and ‘Chief Ganja Officer’ of Kaya Farms, Balram Vaswani, opening the first medical marijuana dispensary in Jamaica was a dream come true. At the opening of the St Ann-based facility that also hosts sister companies Kaya Caf...

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