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Thursday, August 25, 2016

Is this an oxymoron? Of course profit leads to prosperity! Is the sole purpose of the business to generate profits for the shareholders? Does profit alone equate to increased shareholder value? Do corporate profits from large firms translate to widespread economic prosperity? 

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

The Unit Trust Corporation (UTC) recorded a 64 per cent increase in its net income for the six-month period ending June 30, 2016, according to the mutual fund company’s financial results, which were posted on its website on Monday.

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Two banks and one section of the business community yesterday hailed government’s signing of the Model 1A Inter-Governmental Agreement (IGA) as a positive one.

Monday, August 22, 2016

Oil companies and even Nigerian officials are losing faith in a deal anytime soon with militants who have slashed the nation’s oil output, casting doubt on a production recovery in what is typically Africa’s largest oil exporter.

Saturday, August 20, 2016

Overall market activity resulted from trading in 14 securities of which four advanced, one declined and nine traded firm.

Saturday, August 20, 2016

Finance Minister Colm Imbert and US Ambassador John Estrada yesterday signed an agreement that will pave the way for the implementation of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) enacted in the United States of America in 2010.

Friday, August 19, 2016

KINGSTON, Jamaica—The JMMB Group grew its operating revenue by 9.9 per cent, for the first quarter of the 2016/17 financial year ending June 30, moving from J$3.10 billion in the corresponding prior period, to J$3.42 billion. 

Friday, August 19, 2016

T&T’s first CNG maxi taxi is expected to make its debut by August 31. It is one of several developments expected over the next few weeks as NGC CNG, a subsidiary of the National Gas Company of T&T Limited, continues efforts to promote use of CNG as a fuel across the country.

Friday, August 19, 2016

Venezuela is a potentially lucrative market for T&T manufacturers but CEO of National Flour Mills (NFM) Kelvin Mahabir has concerns about being paid on time for goods supplied to that country.

Thursday, August 18, 2016

The Caribbean Fisheries Training and Development Institute (CFTDI) has assisted its Caricom neighbours by providing relevant training to students and active seafarers.

One such beneficiary is the Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic Institute (SJPP) in Barbados. 

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