Government has moved to protect citizens from undue risks and ensure the development of a robust insurance sector that will avoid crises such as experienced with Clico in 2009, said Finance and the
WASHINGTON—The chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission says the agency will start requiring companies and individuals to admit wrongdoing in some big settlements. Curren
Overall market activity resulted from trading in 15 securities of which five advanced, one declined and nine traded firm. Trading activity on the First Tier Market registered a volume of 157,621 sh
NEW YORK—It’s all about the Fed. Still. US stocks moved higher yesterday, helped by news of a pickup in home building and low inflation.
NEW YORK—The price of oil rose above US$98 yesterday as traders awaited the latest word on both the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy and US oil supplies. US benchmark oil for July
WASHINGTON—Google yesterday sharply challenged the US government’s gag order on its Internet surveillance programme, citing what it described as a constitutional free speech right
Guy Ryder, Director-General of the International Labour Organization (ILO) will visit T&T next month.
Overall market activity resulted from trading in eight securities of which three advanced, one declined and four traded firm. Trading activity on the first tier market registered a volume of 40,001
BRIDGETOWN—Caribbean diplomats in the United Kingdom are gearing up to lobby the British government for an ease in the airline passenger duty (APD), a tax which Caribbean countries say seriously af
Trade Minister Vasant Bharath recently received a courtesy call from Huang Xing Yuan, newly installed Chinese Ambassador.
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Jamaica Money Market Brokers (JMMB) made more profit outside of Jamaica than it did in its home country. JMMB’s associate in T&T saw its asset base climb from $13.7 billion, as at March 31, 200
Opportunities in the energy sector must be optimised to foster a sustainable and stable economy in the future, Planning Minister Dr Bhoe Tewarie has said. In his address at a seminar on a Achieving
Planning Minister Dr Bhoendradatt Tewarie says T&T is one of the most inefficient countries in the world when it comes to managing natural resources.
A youth friendly budget that includes sustainable planning with the environment in mind, greater access to tertiary education and service sector development, are som
Business students of Mayaro Secondary School celebrated their success in the recently-concluded Miped/Ytepp business plan competition at an awards ceremony at the school.
WASHINGTON DC—The World Bank has warned that growth in the Caribbean “will be held back” by large fiscal adjustments necessary to bring fiscal deficits to sustainable levels and help reduce public
Consultant and former Caribbean diplomat Sir Ronald Sanders says complaints by Jamaican manufacturers in the current trade dispute with T&T should be taken seriously and dealt with “expeditious
NEW YORK—Even as a pared-down version of Microsoft’s Office software package arrived on the iPhone, the company is holding out on extending that to the iPad and Android devices as
KINGSTON—Governor of the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) Brian Wynter has downplayed concerns about the depreciating Jamaican dollar.