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The compensation packages for executive management of the Bank of Jamaica were topped up during 2017, amid efforts to retain critical staff.The central bank's annual report reported...

Michael Lee-Chin, an investor with significant regional holdings, served the government of the Dominican Republic with a notice of arbitration on April 6 surrounding the state takeover...

The Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica, PCJ, indicates that it will take up to 18 months to know the findings of the ongoing 3D gas and oil survey being conducted by Tullow in Jamaica's waters."The...

E-commerce giant Alibaba sets plans for ThailandThe Chinese e-com-merce giant Alibaba has agreed to step up investments in Thailand as competition between online retailers heats up in fast-growing Southeast Asia.The founder of the online shopping...

Facebook is enhancing privacy safeguards for users around the world as it complies with new European rules designed to make it easier for consumers to give and withdraw consent for the use of their data....

The United States Federal Reserve's latest national survey has found that US businesses are growing increasingly concerned about the impact higher tariffs could have on their companies and the overall...

Cuba on Wednesday selected 57-year-old First Vice-President Miguel Mario DÌaz-Canel Bermudez as sole candidate to succeed Ra?l Castro as president of Cuba, the centrepiece of an effort to ensure that the country's single-party system outlasts the...

Having pulled back from plans to dispose of the Seprod shares held by the Coconut Industry Board, under a new minister, the agency is now looking for buy-in for a $3-billion capital programme and is seeking private partners for various commercial...

Stationery & Office Supplies Limited (SOS) announced that it acquired the manufacturing assets of Book Empire Limited, which makes notebooks, choir books, and writing pads, in a deal worth $80 million...

Sales at lubricants company Paramount Trading Jamaica Limited spiked above a billion dollars over nine months ending February, but its expenses grew at a faster clip due to the acquisition of a new business, as well as its transition to a...
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