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Jamaica , Sunday 20 May 2018

Financial News Jamaica: Attorney: Follow Jamaica's gun licence procedure - Trinidad Guardian

News channel or source: http://www.guardian.co.tt/news/2018-05-19/attorney-follow-jamaica%E2%80%99s-gun-licence-procedure
Publication date: Saturday 19 May 2018

Trinidad GuardianAttorney: Follow Jamaica's gun licence procedureTrinidad GuardianAttorney Larry Lalla has suggested to the business community of Arima and other organizations that they should lobby for legislative change in issuing firearms. He said in Jamaic...

Financial News Jamaica: PanJam to build hotel in Montego Bay - Jamaica Gleaner

News channel or source: http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/business/20180520/panjam-build-hotel-montego-bay
Publication date: Saturday 19 May 2018

Jamaica GleanerPanJam to build hotel in Montego BayJamaica GleanerThe hotel targeted at business travellers will be developed on lands adjacent to the Montego Freeport Cruise Terminal. It would become PanJam's first project in the resort city, and its third ho...

Financial News Jamaica: Salada fears impact of coffee cess - Jamaica Gleaner

News channel or source: http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/business/20180520/salada-fears-impact-coffee-cess
Publication date: Saturday 19 May 2018

Jamaica GleanerSalada fears impact of coffee cessJamaica GleanerProfit at Salada Foods Jamaica Limited is up nearly 80 per cent halfway through the company's financial year. Sales revenue are also up 19 per cent. But General Manager ... Blake-Bennett says that...

Financial News Jamaica: Karin Hay, the mastermind behind 58HWTR tech campus - Jamaica Gleaner

News channel or source: http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/news/20180520/karin-hay-mastermind-behind-58hwtr-tech-campus
Publication date: Saturday 19 May 2018

Jamaica GleanerKarin Hay, the mastermind behind 58HWTR tech campusJamaica GleanerCelebrated Jamaican architect Karin Hay, the creative genius behind the 58HWTR tech campus, is upbeat as it nears the completion of what is poised to become the largest business proce...

Financial News Jamaica: Cedric Stephens | Unfairness in insurance contracts - Jamaica Gleaner

News channel or source: http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/business/20180520/cedric-stephens-unfairness-insurance-contracts
Publication date: Saturday 19 May 2018

Jamaica GleanerCedric Stephens | Unfairness in insurance contractsJamaica GleanerMany of the laws, rules, traditions and practices on which the insurance industry in Jamaica and other parts of the English-speaking Caribbean are built had their origin in the UK. So...

Financial News Jamaica: Ja University teams win big at international business model competition - Jamaica Gleaner

News channel or source: http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/art-leisure/20180520/ja-university-teams-win-big-international-business-model-competition
Publication date: Sunday 20 May 2018

Jamaica GleanerJa University teams win big at international business model competitionJamaica GleanerTwo student entrepreneur teams from Northern Caribbean University and the University of the West Indies have won the top two spots in the prestigious International...

Financial News Jamaica: (Un) Known Identity - The Michael Sutherland Story - Jamaica Gleaner

News channel or source: http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/outlook/20180520/un-known-identity-michael-sutherland-story
Publication date: Sunday 20 May 2018

Jamaica Gleaner(Un) Known Identity - The Michael Sutherland StoryJamaica GleanerArmed with a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science degree in business administration, specialising in finance, from Northern Caribbean University (NCU), Sutherland has been succe...

Financial News Jamaica: KSA Business House season kicks off with double-header - Jamaica Observer

News channel or source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/sports/ksa-business-house-season-kicks-off-with-double-header_133624?profile=1511
Publication date: Sunday 20 May 2018

Jamaica ObserverKSA Business House season kicks off with double-headerJamaica ObserverIn the opening game at 2:00 pm, Division Two's Bank Of Jamaica (BOJ) will take on Norman Manley International Airport (NMIA). The Vincent Watson-coached NMIA will look to Jav...

Financial News Jamaica: On the Corner with EPOC | Nannyville residents demand value for Government spend - Jamaica Gleaner

News channel or source: http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/lead-stories/20180520/corner-epoc-nannyville-residents-demand-value-government-spend
Publication date: Sunday 20 May 2018

Jamaica GleanerOn the Corner with EPOC | Nannyville residents demand value for Government spendJamaica GleanerSounding off during a Gleaner on the Corner with the Economic Programme Oversight Committee (EPOC) last Monday, the residents charged that for too long ta...

Financial News Jamaica: Development of energy sector a firm commitment — Wheatley - Jamaica Observer

News channel or source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Development_of_energy_sector_a_firm_commitment_%26%238212;_Wheatley?profile=1228
Publication date: onday 14 May 2018

Jamaica ObserverDevelopment of energy sector a firm commitment — WheatleyJamaica ObserverST JAMES, Jamaica (JIS) — Minister of Science, Energy and Technology, Dr Andrew Wheatley, says the Government is firmly committed to the development of the country energy ...

Financial News Jamaica: Labour productivity a puzzle in Jamaica — IMF rep - Jamaica Gleaner

News channel or source: http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/business/20180518/labour-productivity-puzzle-jamaica-imf-rep
Publication date: hursday 17 May 2018

Jamaica GleanerLabour productivity a puzzle in Jamaica — IMF repJamaica GleanerThe Resident Representative for the International Monetary Fund in Jamaica says labour productivity in Jamaica, as represented by the real value of what is produced in the economy, co...

Financial News Jamaica: GraceKennedy enters farming as operator of agro park - Jamaica Gleaner

News channel or source: http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/business/20180518/gracekennedy-enters-farming-operator-agro-park
Publication date: hursday 17 May 2018

Jamaica GleanerGraceKennedy enters farming as operator of agro parkJamaica GleanerGraceKennedy Limited, a large buyer of agricultural crops as inputs for its food manufacturing operations, is taking a more direct interest in farming under a new partnership with th...

Financial News Jamaica: This seed-to-sale cannabis platform wants to be the PayPal of pot - Fast Company

News channel or source: https://www.fastcompany.com/40571843/this-startup-built-a-seed-to-sale-cloud-platform-for-cannabis
Publication date: Friday 18 May 2018

Fast CompanyThis seed-to-sale cannabis platform wants to be the PayPal of potFast CompanyNow two years later, Kind's software is being used by the state of Rhode Island and by hundreds of companies in states with legal marijuana across the United States, as we...

Financial News Jamaica: Former Obama adviser: Everyone deserves a chance at a first-rate education - KITV Honolulu

News channel or source: http://www.kitv.com/story/38222768/former-obama-adviser-everyone-deserves-a-chance-at-a-first-rate-education
Publication date: Friday 18 May 2018

KITV HonoluluFormer Obama adviser: Everyone deserves a chance at a first-rate educationKITV HonoluluOriginally from Jamaica, Henry is also an expert in emerging financial markets. His book "Turnaround: Third World Lessons for First World Growth" argues t...

Financial News Jamaica: Dalton Myers | Sports psychologists and the athlete - Jamaica Gleaner

News channel or source: http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/sports/20180519/dalton-myers-sports-psychologists-and-athlete
Publication date: Friday 18 May 2018

Jamaica GleanerDalton Myers | Sports psychologists and the athleteJamaica GleanerSome athletes will get support from friends and families, but there are no structured systems in place for most athletes to get financial support in sports locally, outside of clubs a...