Category: Business

Key Insurance IPO Opens

The Initial Public Offer (IPO) for general insurance Provider, Key Insurance Limited will opened today. According to the company prospectus, it is targeting $119-million...

Honey Bun cops Caribbean Advt Top Honours

Local bakery Honey Bun has won a gold award in the Caribbean Advertising Federation (CAF) tier of the American Advertising Awards or “ADDY” Awards. Honey Bun was the...

Pulse Investments Shareholders set for Extraordinary GM

Shareholders of Pulse Investments Limited (PIL) will meet for an Extraordinary General Meeting this morning to discuss the possibility of raising the company’s share...

Gleaner-RJR Shareholders to Merge This Week

Shareholders of the Gleaner Company will this week become official holders of shares in Radio Jamaica as both companies enter the final stage of their amalgamation...

Gleaner-RJR Merger Complete

The Gleaner Company and Radio Jamaica, RJR, have officially merged their operations. Both entities signed and executed an agreement for the transfer of shares of Gleaner...

Tax Evasion Costing LAC US$320bn

The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, ECLAC, says evasion is one of the main weaknesses of the tax systems in the region’s economies, accounting...

IronRock Headed for Jr JSE

IronRock Insurance Limited has been successful in its efforts to list on the Junior Market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange before the March 31 deadline for existing tax...

Jetcon IPO Closed After ONE Minute

Local Car Dealer, Jetcon’s IPO was closed after just one minute yesterday due to what the company says was an over-subscription of the shares being offered. This means...

EPOC Macro-Economic Update

Co chairman of the Economic Programme Oversight Committee, EPOC, Richard Byles, says the country recorded a primary surplus target of $69.4-billion for the first ten...

‘Private Sector MUST Drive Growth’ – Hendrickson

The Chief Executive Officer of Continental Bakery, Gary Hendrickson says its the private sector and not the government, that must drive the growth of the Jamaican...