Category: Business

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New Fuel Prices Take Effect

Petrojam has announced increases in fuel prices to take effect today. A litre of of E10-87 gasoline will be sold for $104.20 per litre. A litre of E10-90 will be sold...

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NCB Suspends Charges on Dormant Local & Foreign Currency Accounts

The National Commercial Bank has suspended charges applied to dormant local and foreign currency accounts effective immediately. It says the decision follows a review of...

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DBJ & World Bank Boosting Support to MSMEs

Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, MSMEs, are set to benefit from a USD$46-million investment following a move by the Development Bank of Jamaica and the World Bank to...

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Proven Shareholders to Receive Divident Payment Today

Proven Investments Limited preference shareholders will today receive a dividend payment of 10-cents per share. It stems from a reported 123.1-percent increase in net...

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Trading of TCL Shares Suspended

Trading of Trinidad Cement Limited’s (TCL) shares on the Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) will be suspended after close of business today. Earlier this month, TCL had...

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JCC President Calls for Overhaul of Tax System

President of the Jamaica Chamber of Commerce (JCC) Larry Watson has called for a complete overhaul of the Jamaican tax system. Mr. Watson says he’s not satisfied...

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CDB Launches Transformative Strategy for Trinidad

The Caribbean Development Bank,CDB, has formally launched a country strategy for Trinidad and Tobago, which proposes financial support of over USD$400-million for the...

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Jamaica Broilers Reports $8bn Profits

Jamaica Broilers Group is reporting a $14-dollar jump in net profits, amounting to over $8-billion compared to just over $7-billion for the same period last year....

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Property Taxes to Come Down

Finance Minister, Audley Shaw, has announced a reduction in property tax rates. The Minister made the announcement yesterday as he opened the budget debate for the...

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Scotia Investments Rakes in $150m Quarterly Profits

President of Scotia Investments Jamaica, Lissant Mitchell is reporting a net profit of almost $150-million for the quarter ended January 31. It represents a 27-percent...