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Caribbean Export Development Agency says it will provide financial support towards the launch of Start Up Jamaica (SUJ), an initiative through which technology companies can access seed capital, training...
Microsoft will acquire the maker of the long-running hit game Minecraft for US$2.5 billion as the company continues to invest in its Xbox gaming platform and looks to grab attention on mobile phones.
Apple had more than four million advance orders of its new, larger iPhones in the first 24 hours, exceeding its initial supply, the company said Monday.
Criminals from around the world buy and sell stolen credit card information with ease in today's digital age. But if they commit their crime entirely outside the United States, they may be beyond the reach of federal prosecutors.
Empowerment of women and equal opportunities are crucial for driving a stronger global economic recovery, and for revitalizing Japan, the head of the International Monetary Fund said Friday.
Auto buying drove U.S. retail sales higher in August, a possible sign that job growth in recent months has led to accelerated consumer spending.
Ford is recalling about 74,000 older-model gas-electric hybrid SUVs in the U.S. and Canada to fix a stalling problem.
Under current law, unclaimed pension benefits revert to the pension fund, but they have to wait 150 years to take ownership.
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Real Estate Board and Strata Commission Sandra Watson is pointing to an uptick in applications for the forced sale of residential units since the start of the year, under the new powers granted to strata executives.
Digicel Group on Friday announced the closing of its acquisition of a regional submarine fibre network from Guadeloupe-based Loret Group and Caribbean Fibre Holdings.
Even with a pension, retirees need a good stream of investment income to enjoy a decent standard of living and more so because of the steadily increasing duration of retirement.
When was the last time you received exceptional customer service?
QUESTION: I have two vehicles insured with the same company.
Being a salesperson in a recessionary economy is tough.
With a thumb swipe on a smartphone, your car one day will be able to drive into a parking deck, find an open spot and back into a space all by itself.
On September 10, the incoming president of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Junker, named seven vice presidents and 20 commissioners who will jointly control the European Commission for the next five years, assuming they are confirmed in November by...
The Editor, Sir:We act for the defendants in the matter between Marcus James and some of the members of the board of directors of Access Financial Services Limited.We wish to clear up some inaccuracies that have been printed in the article: 'Access...
With the economic fortunes of many members of the business community set to be affected by the abolition of slavery and the start of the emancipation era, an employee of a prominent establishment has his eyes set on bigger things.
Not even a month after flatly rejecting a takeover bid by two Brazilian companies, Chiquita will open its books to them.