Kalilah Reynolds

Jamaica Gansu Special Economic Zone Stalled

Work on the highly-anticipated Gansu Special Economic Zone has been delayed. That’s according to Minister without portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and...

JCF Wins International Award for Use of GIS Technology

The Jamaica Constabulary Force, JCF, has won an international award for its use of technology. It’s the Special Achievement in GIS Award. GIS stands for Geographic...

Nationwide News Network Partners With United Way Of Jamaica In $16M Advertising Deal

Nationwide News Network is partnering with the United Way of Jamaica to promote the work of the 34 year old charity. United Way Chairperson, Marcia Forbes, says the $16...

More Real Estate Investors Implement No-Air BnB Policies on Local Properties

More and more real estate investors are now insisting on a no- AirBnB policy. That’s according to two industry players, who were speaking at a Sygnus Business...

An Evil Empire? A Global Economic Expert Says Lending Practices Of Jamaican Banks Deeply Problematic

Global economic expert, David Marston, says banks need to start lending to a wider group of people in order for Jamaica’s economy to grow faster. Mr. Marston,...

Corruption In Jamaica At Crisis Levels – Calder

Executive Director of the Jamaica Accountability Meter Portal, Jeanette Calder, says corruption in Jamaica is at crisis levels. Ms. Calder says the situation is...

CMU Names Acting President In Wake Of Pinnock’s Leave Of Absence

Caribbean Maritime University, CMU, has today confirmed Professor Ibrahim Ajagunna to act as the University’s President, effective today. CMU’s University...

Brown-Burke Welcomes State of Emergency

Member of Parliament for South West St. Andrew, Dr. Angela Brown-Burke, is welcoming the extra boots on the ground in her constituency as a result of the latest State of...

Banks Can Benefit From Lending More to SMEs – Duncan

Vice President of the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica, PSOJ, Keith Duncan, says there’s a huge opportunity for banks to lend more to small and medium...

Tempers Flare During Launch of Groundbreaking MSME Initiative, Bankers Confronted

Eighty micro, small and medium enterprises are sitting shoulder to shoulder with bankers and supporting agencies today, trying to come up with solutions to make credit...