Category: Business

Digicel Appoints German Businessman Group CEO

Businessman Denis O’Brien’s telecoms group Digicel has appointed a new group chief executive – German businessman, Alexander Greiffenclau. He replaces...

Dennis Chung Heading to Supreme Ventures as CFO

The Chief Executive Officer of the Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica (PSOJ) Dennis Chung will be leaving the post on January 31 to become the Chief Financial...

Wynter Urges Jamaicans to Focus More on Inflation

Bank of Jamaica Governor, Brian Wynter, is urging Jamaicans to focus more on inflation as opposed to movements in the foreign exchange rate when assessing fiscal...

Growth in Jobs Outpacing Labour Force

Bank of Jamaica Governor, Brian Wynter, says employment is beginning to outpace the growth of the labour force. This means the economy is producing a record number of...

Digicel Labels FCC Net Neutrality Rollback as ‘Victory for Telecoms’

Telecommunications giant, Digicel is describing the recent move by the FCC in the US to roll back net neutrality regulation as a “victory for telecoms, consumers and...

Jackson Turns to Public Defender to Recover Customers’ Money Paid for Dormant Accounts

Member of Parliament for St. Catherine South, Fitz Jackson, says he’s having discussions with the Public Defender on how customers can recover monies banks have...

UK to Assist Jamaica Navigate De-Risking Threat

The British High Commissioner to Jamaica, Asif Ahmad, says the United Kingdom, UK, will continue to ensure that Jamaica has access to finance as the threat of de-risking...

Major Global Player to Provide Caribbean Correspondent Banking Services

A major international bank has stepped in to provide correspondent banking services to some twenty banks in the region. IMF Managing Director, Christine Lagarde, made...

Record Gains in Employment

Director General of the Planning Institute of Jamaica, Dr. Wayne Henry, says the country continues to make record gains in employment. He says the latest labour force...

Caribbean Officials Descend on Kingston for High-Level IMF Meeting

More than 300 officials are expected in Jamaica for the sixth International Monetary Fund (IMF) High-Level Caribbean Forum which is slated for Thursday, November 16 at...