Communications firm Infinity Integrated Marketing Communications Limited (Infinity IMC) is spearheading the call for companies to increase their corporate social responsibility (CSR) through communication and cultural awareness.
The new business normal The impact of a policy rate increase
Why did the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) increase its policy rate? What will the economy look like after the rate hike in this current operating environment? Will the increase present any opportunities? How can investors prepare for what is likely to come? Accurately...
Lockdown restrictions cuts Q3 profits for Supreme Ventures
Despite having to operate under what it labelled as “challenging conditions”, Supreme Ventures Group, during its third-quarter period, reported profits of $312 million — almost 50 per cent less than it earned in the same period last year.
PRESIDENT and CEO of RedPlate Technologies Jamaica Limited, Aldo Antonio is of the view that a vast majority of commercial vehicles with green plates on Jamaica's roads are losing money because they are either empty or at half capacity.More
In his contribution to the debate on the amendments to the Companies Act for the facilitation of hybrid annual general meetings, Senator Don Wehby also called for a comprehensive overhaul of the piece of legislation.More
TWO weeks ago the Jamaica Chamber of Commerce, as well as all of Jamaica's private sector associations that have spoken on the matter, shared that they were not in favour of further rises in interest rates.More
Although thousands of Jamaicans have built their wealth through equity, in particular listed stocks, many don't seem to grasp the concept of being a shareholder. Though many seem to ignore it as a side effect of investing in a company, a shareholder has a lot of power to change the...More
Oil prices are on the rise and consumers have already started to feel the financial pinch. For many, the oil and gas market has become a roller-coaster ride, up today and down tomorrow. Let's not forget oil prices plunged into negative territory last year when the price...More
Critical illnesses can be defined as any major life-threatening condition such as stroke, heart attack and, of course, cancer. Insurance against such events is considered an important part of financial planning.More