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Eva Lewis, country manager for Citibank Jamaica.

Citibank NA has long transformed its global operations into a lean, mean machine and its Jamaica business, headed for the past two year by career banker Eva Lewis, is not venturing outside the worldwide business model. Still, the American bank,...

When Caribbean Producers Jamaica’s (CPJ)new technology platform collapsed at it’s commissioning, it not only disrupted customer orders, but created a spiral that derailed the company’s earnings and put at risk its undertakings to creditors who...

Coffee processor Salada Foods Jamaica Limited has lined up a new specialty product for distribution in the United States as one measure to grow export earnings that currently contribute less than a fifth of revenue. The company also continues to...

The European Central Bank (ECB) is weighing a broad package of stimulus measures, including an interest rate cut and new bond purchases to counter worries that economic growth is slowing more than expected amid US-China trade tensions. The written...

The United States job market isn’t quite as strong as originally believed – with revised figures showing that the economy had 501,000 fewer total jobs this March than initially reported. The US Labor Department said Wednesday that nearly two-...

The United States federal budget deficit is expected to balloon to more than US$1 trillion in the next fiscal year under the first projections, taking into account the big budget deal that President Donald Trump and Congress reached this summer,...

The major online marijuana shop directory and cannabis marketplace Weedmaps announced Wednesday that it will no longer allow black-market businesses to advertise on its site, a decision that could boost California’s efforts to rein in its vast...

China said on Wednesday that it will levy sanctions against United States companies linked to a planned US$8 billion sale of advanced F-16V fighter jets to Taiwan in a move that has further strained Sino-American relations. The United States should...

Ryan Reid, president and CEO of First Rock Capital, is set to travel to Costa Rica this week to oversee a residential transaction in that country valued at US$3 million. Pierre Shirley, vice-president in charge of real estate business, is in...

Celebration Brands Limited, which is jointly operated by Red Stripe Jamaica and partner Pepsi-Cola Jamaica, opened a new warehouse on Spanish Town Road in Kingston on Tuesday that it has branded as Logic One. The moniker, as described by...
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