Tue | Oct 26, 2021

Business

This file photo shows Tesla 2018 Model 3 sedans.

Hertz announced Monday that it will buy 100,000 electric vehicles from Tesla, one of the largest purchases of battery-powered cars in history and the latest evidence of the nation’s increasing commitment to EV technology. The purchase by one of the...
New entrant to the digital art world Idris Veitch.

Jamaicans are entering the digital art space through the minting or creation of what is called non-fungible tokens, or NFTs. Some, however, including galleries, are still cautiously observing the emerging trend surrounding the creation of art that...

A banner advertising the JPS Re-Imagine Campaign is seen mounted at the headquarters of Jamaica Public Service Company in 2016. JPS Foundation and IDB Lab are collaborating on a e-mobility/electric vehicle ecosystem project, which includes the launch of a

The e-mobility project launched by the Jamaica Public Service Foundation and the Inter-American Development Bank’s innovation unit, IDB Lab, to accelerate the development of electric vehicle technology in Jamaica, has established an electric...

Kingston Properties Limited, or KPREIT, is adding small warehousing units to its portfolio of commercial properties. The real estate investment company says it is going for a brick-and-mortar set-up that will provide up to 30 storage units on a 1½-...

A plan by the University of the Commonwealth Caribbean, UCC, to develop a university town some six years ago is finally gaining traction, with the groundbreaking slated to take place on completion of UCC’s listing on the Jamaica Stock Exchange...

Knutsford Express, operator of a cross-country luxury bus service, generated cash from its operations within the quarter at more than seven times the pace a year ago. The company continues to recover from the fallout in the travel and tourism...

The Fair Trading Commission of Barbados, FTC, is hoping for new legislation that will allow it to give consumer protection authorities the ability to prosecute owners or promoters of pyramid-type schemes suspected of defrauding investors. FTC...

P rime Minister Gaston Browne is urging two local banks to move to acquire the Antigua...

Federal health officials are rethinking their approach to controlling salmonella in poultry plants in the hope of reducing the number of illnesses linked to the bacteria each year, and on Tuesday the US Department of Agriculture announced several...
Subscribe to Business