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Trinidad Cement Reports 6% Rise in Q2 Revenue

Wilfred Espinet’s Trinidad Cement Limited has reported a 6-percent jump in revenue for the second quarter of the year 2016 compared to the first quarter of the year....

Sagicor Moves HQ to Bermuda

Sagicor Financial has officially moved its headquarters from Barbados to Bermuda. The move, which was finalized last week, comes a month and a half after shareholders...

JSEG Registers 113% Rise in Net Profits

The Jamaica Stock Exchange Group (JSEG) has reported a 113-percent jump in net profits for the second quarter ended June 30, 2016. According to the company’s financial...

WI Petroleum Acquires JB Energy Facility

The JMMB Group Capital Market has successfully placed a placed a $750-million preference share offer on behalf of local bunker fuel supplier, West Indies Petroleum...

Phillips Calls for Re-Tabling of Road Traffic Act Amendments

Opposition Spokesman on Transport, Mikhael Phillips, is calling on the government to urgently re-table in Parliament the amendments to the Road Traffic Act in response...

Holness to Continue Bilateral Talks in Port-of-Spain

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has accepted an invitation to visit Trinidad and Tobago to continue bilateral discussions. T-and-T Prime Minister Dr. Keith Rowley extended...

Dupont & Dow Chemical Shareholders Approve Merger

Shareholders of Dupont and Dow Chemical have approved the merger of the two companies in an all stock deal valued at about $62-billion. It comes as both companies...

Radio Jamaica Records $225m Net Loss

Lester Spaulding’s Radio Jamaica has reported a net loss of $225-million for the year ended March 31, 2016 compared to the net profit of $113-million it recorded for...

Holness Reiterates Commitment to Promoting Small Business

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has reiterated his support for the growth of the private sector, specifically entrepreneurs in the small business sector. Speaking at...

Knight-Wisdom Confident ahead of Rio

British based Yona Knight-Wisdom will become the first male diver to represent Jamaica at the Olympics when he competes in Brazil next month. Kinght-Wisdom says...