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ANSA Coatings Jamaica has commissioned a chlorine regasification plant at the same complex that houses its sister company, Berger Paints in Kingston, becoming the only operation in Jamaica to enter that line of chlorine manufacturing. Neither the...

Sugar and rum producer Worthy Park Estate has received approval from the National Environment...

THE TRENDY sports bar and grill TGI Friday’s in Kingston made a profit of TT$1.6 million, or about J$32 million, in 2019 after menu tweaks, but those earnings were less than the previous year, ­according to its Trinidadian parent Prestige Holdings...

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index advanced on Friday with an advance/decline ratio of 43/28. The index moved up by 4,164.83 points or 1.11 per cent to close at 380,787.88. The JSE Main Market Index advanced by 4,394.76 points or 1....

TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANY Digicel Group announced a halt to interest payments to bondholders for 30 days, which led the rating agency Fitch to downgrade its bonds to ‘C’. Digicel defended its move as an allowed measure, saying the delay comes...

AFTER 15 YEARS moving up the insurance ladder within the GraceKennedy Group, Tamara Glaves-Hucey has been given her company to run. Her appointment as general manager of Key Insurance Company Limited, a new acquisition for the conglomerate, was...

TWO-YEAR-OLD TECH company Innovate 10X is putting the finishing touches on a digital platform for the buying, selling and renting of commercial and residential property including e-commerce capabilities, for launch within this quarter. The Jamaica...

GUARDIAN HOLDINGS Limited, GHL, and one of its associates have taken over a Cayman-registered insurance broker in a deal struck back in October but which was just disclosed in the regional insurance conglomerate’s audited financial results...

PANJAM INVESTMENT Limited made a profit of more than $8 billion last year, a new record for the conglomerate whose diversified holdings include real estate, insurance, hospitality and other assets. “Last year, we had a happy confluence of events in...

AS THE new coronavirus spreads across Europe, ravaging economies and killing thousands, governments and the European Union, EU, are focusing much of their economic rescue efforts on containing a boom in joblessness, particularly by helping...
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