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Monymusk Rum produced by National Rums of Jamaica since 2011.

The Government of Jamaica plans to divest its stake in National Rums of Jamaica Limited, NRJ, via the stock market but has a hurdle to clear prior to making the offer. To facilitate the sale, the Government wants a fresh valuation done on its...
Richard Byles, governor of the Bank of Jamaica.

The Bank of Jamaica, BOJ, is urging the institutions it regulates to ensure that their internal audit systems are robust and well-resourced. In the wake of allegations that the seepage of funds from Stocks...
Ian Parsard, chairman of 138 Student Living Jamaica Limited.

For the first time in over eight years since it entered the stock market as a start-up business in December 2014, 138 Student Living Jamaica Limited will pay a dividend, amounting to nearly $54 million at 13 cents per share. The distribution of...

First Rock Group says it has acquired a majority stake in Deborah Cumming’s company, Heave Ho Properties Limited, the local franchise holder for real estate brokerage Century 21. The acquisition of the business was done through First Rock Century...

LONDON (AP) — The Bank of England raised interest rates by half a percentage point Thursday as it sought to tame double-digit inflation that is fuelling a cost-of-living crisis, public-sector strikes, and fears of recession. The bank...

Ford is cutting prices on its Mustang Mach-E electric SUV by as much as US$6,000. The Detroit automaker is increasing production of the Mach-E this year and said it is taking advantage of streamlined costs to reduce prices across the board. The cut...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The US Federal Reserve extended its fight against high inflation Wednesday by raising its key interest rate by a quarter-point, its eighth hike since March. And the Fed signalled that even though inflation is easing, it...

GraceKennedy Limited, a food and financial services group with international reach, has taken tangible steps towards an eventual listing, likely of its food trading operation, on a major foreign market outside the region. Last week, the company...

Jimmy Cherizier zips through Haiti’s capital on the back of a motorcycle, flanked by young men wielding black and leopard-print masks and automatic weapons. As the pack of bikes flies by graffiti reading “Mafia boss” in Creole, street vendors...
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