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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...

Caricel Hits Back at Scathing OCG Report

The Jamaican owned telecoms company, Caricel, which was earlier this year granted the country’s third mobile service provide license, is challenging the Contractor...

Exporters Association Aiming to Boost Earnings by 2019

President of the Jamaica Exporters Association, JEA, Michelle Chong says the JEA is working to increase Jamaica’s export earnings from USD$1.2-billion to...

‘Divisive & Untrue’: Bunting Blasts Burke Comments

Central Manchester MP Peter Bunting, is describing as ‘Divisive and Untrue’, a claim by PNP General Secretary Paul Burke, that he, Bunting, was never asked...

5-yr Old Twin Girls Missing

Two 5-year-old twin girls from Rodney Road, Kingston 13 have been missing since Saturday. Shakira and Dena White were last seen at a social event at about 10:30 Saturday...

Manufacturers & NCB Partner for $2bn Credit Facility

The Jamaica Manufacturers Association, JMA, and National Commercial Bank (NCB) have signed a partnership agreement allowing JMA members access to $2-billion credit...

H&L to Embark on $200m Upgrade

Construction retail chain Hardware and Lumber Limited is to spend $200-million to upgrade key stores and will be replacing AgroGrace with a different brand. Speaking at...