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KINGSTON, Jamaica—Regional financial entity, JMMB Group, has recorded 56 per cent growth in its net profit, year-over-year, totaling J$956.6 million, for the three-month period ending June 30. Additionally, the Group posted net operating revenue of J$4.7 billion, which reflects an increase of 15 per cent, compared to the corresponding period in 2017....

Thursday, August 2, 2018

LJ Williams Limited has seen a marked improvement in its net profit, with an increase to $7.299 million from the $2.477 million recorded in 2017. Contributing to these improved results for the financial year ended March 31, was an increase in group sales by 13.2 per cent.

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Government’s investment holding company, National Enterprises Limited (NEL), was able to offer consistent dividends to its shareholders for the 2017.

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Between 2014 and 2017, T&T’s average exports and imports with the African continent were $1.4 billion and $7.5 billion respectively, resulting in a trade deficit of $6.1 billion.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Overall market activity resulted from trading in 16 securities of which seven advanced, two declined and seven traded firm.

Trading activity on the First Tier Market registered a volume of 82,571 shares crossing the floor of the Exchange valued at $1,116,196.34.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

The Point Lisas Industrial Port Development Corporation Limited (Plipdeco) earned a profit of $5.9 million in the first six months of 2018. This follows the $2.6 million loss it suffered last year.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

In productivity and work ethic, T&T is falling behind many other countries.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

More than two years after the ArcelorMittal steel plant was shut down due to a $1.3 billion debt, workers are still defaulting on mortgages, vehicle loans and struggling to make ends meet.

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Overall market activity resulted from trading in 16 securities of which eight advanced, two declined and six traded firm.

Trading activity on the First Tier Market registered a volume of 261,703 shares crossing the floor of the Exchange valued at $1,651,771.55.

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Energy Minister Franklin Khan met recently with Dr. Mohammed Bin Saleh Al-Sada, Minister of Energy and Industry of the State of Qatar during a two- day visit to Doha, Qatar.

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Government is getting help from the Australian government to finance the AU$100 million purchase of two patrol boats from shipbuilder and defence contractor Austal. The Australian Government is expected to underwrite financing for the deal.

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