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With the US government mired in shutdown week four, President Donald Trump is rejecting a short-term legislative fix and digging in for a fight, declaring he will "never, ever back down".Air travellers endured waits of more than an hour to...

Members of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) budget committee, which met in Guyana last December, found that members states are in arrears to the tune of more than US$99 million as at May 31, 2017, in terms of their contributions.A paper, titled '...

NEW YORK (AP):A hedge fund-backed bid to buy Gannett Co, the publisher of USA Today and several other major dailies, is renewing fears of consolidation and job losses - as well as a decline in the quantity and quality of news coverage - in the...

AMG Packaging & Paper (AMG), the cardboard paper maker, released its first set of improved financials from core operations following its disposal of its toilet tissue business...

NEW YORK (AP):Stock markets around the world are down Monday after China reported a drop in exports in December. Fears about the health of China's economy and the global economy overall were a major contributor to the stock market's plunge in late...

PanJam Investment has declined to say whether it will raise funds in the short term amid its first-ever rating by regional rating agency Caribbean Information and Credit Rating Services Limited (CariCRIS)."We intend to be rated going forward...

Exports of Jamaica increased 17.6 per cent year-on-year in the first quarter of 2018, according to an Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) report which said that sales from Latin America and the Caribbean to overseas markets were the highest in six...

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) says exports from Latin America and the Caribbean, including Jamaica, hit their highest level in six years as a result of a 9.9 per cent increase in 2018, albeit amid growing downside risks in the future.A...

Gusland McCook, acting director general of the Jamaica Agricultural Commodities Regulatory Authority (JACRA), has confirmed that business consultant Dennis Boothe has been appointed chairman of the board of JACRA.JACRA's first chairman, Richard...
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