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With Cabinet approval in hand, the Ministry of Labour and Social Security disclosed on Monday that it is pursuing an overhaul of public pension fund manager National Insurance Fund (NIF) that will result in its merger with the National Insurance...

Telecommunications provider Cable & Wireless Jamaica, which trades as Flow, earned US$183 million ($23 billion) in revenue over six months ending June, derived in part from price increases...

Richard Lake's Premium Farms in now the exclusive distributors for National Flour Mills, NFM, an agreement that covers eight products made by the Trinidadian company, initially, with more to be added later this year.The deal expands on the business...

Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund would be the main source of money for Tesla CEO Elon Musk's grand plan to take the company private, but the deal isn't done yet, Musk disclosed in a blog on Monday.The fund approached Musk about going private...

National Commercial Bank Jamaica, NCB, has rolled out a second loan product on its digital platform, this time a pay advance loan that has no interest charge attached but comes with a monthly flat fee and is repayable in a month.The bank said on...

More than two years after the official opening of the North-South Highway, and a decade since the Government compulsorily acquired land at Moneague, St Ann as part of the project, businessman Magnus Mullings is still engaged in a struggle to get...

Garfield Sinclair joined the embattled Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) this month with an explicit mission to grow revenues in the affluent Caribbean territory.BTC owner Liberty is attempting to turn around the telecom amid rising...

A Canadian gold mining company on Thursday won the right to go after Venezuela's prized oil refineries in the United States and collect US$1.4 billion it lost in a decade-old takeover by the late president Hugo Chavez.Chief Judge Leonard P. Stark of...

QUESTION: I would love to acquire my own home through the NHT by age 26. Can you assist me?- G. GrayFINANCIAL ADVISER: I get questions similar to yours quite often. You did not state your age, but it is clear that you want to own your home soon. I...

QUESTION: A family member who lives with me suffers from mental illness. The person, who is over 25, is being treated by a psychiatrist and has been on medication for more than five years. He holds a private driver's licence. Is it okay for him to...
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