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Gassan Azan, partners investing $11b in agro business - Aim to revolutionise farm production with help of foreign consultants

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Businessman Gassan Azan has already pumped $200 million into the acquisition of 100 acres of land in Lakes Pen, St Catherine, setting the foundation for a large farming operation that will eventually span four times that land space once he can…

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Gassan Azan, partners investing $11b in agro business - Aim to revolutionise farm production with help of foreign consultants

Gleaner on September 20th, 2019 | File Under Business News -

Businessman Gassan Azan has already pumped $200 million into the acquisition of 100 acres of land in Lakes Pen, St Catherine, setting the foundation for a large farming operation that will eventually span four times that land space once he can…

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Branson Centre hunts cash as funding runs out

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Over the past eight years, the Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship Caribbean has invested more than US$1 million to help scores of entrepreneurs launch and grow their businesses. That has largely been money from its initial 10-year grant – the size…

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Branson Centre hunts cash as funding runs out

Gleaner on September 20th, 2019 | File Under Business News -

Over the past eight years, the Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship Caribbean has invested more than US$1 million to help scores of entrepreneurs launch and grow their businesses. That has largely been money from its initial 10-year grant – the size…

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JMMB Group forecasts $9b in annual profit in three years

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Financial conglomerate JMMB Group Limited expects to more than double its annual profit by March 2022 to $9 billion, arising from the stake being acquired in Barbados-based regional insurance provider Sagicor Financial. The Jamaican company is…

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JMMB Group forecasts $9b in annual profit in three years

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Financial conglomerate JMMB Group Limited expects to more than double its annual profit by March 2022 to $9 billion, arising from the stake being acquired in Barbados-based regional insurance provider Sagicor Financial. The Jamaican company is…

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Reports of possible Sandals sale resurface

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The possible sale of Sandals Resorts International’s chain of hotels is back in the news, but CEO and Deputy Chairman Adam Stewart is playing down the report as nothing new. The last time such reports surfaced was in 2017. Stewart did not…

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Reports of possible Sandals sale resurface

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The possible sale of Sandals Resorts International’s chain of hotels is back in the news, but CEO and Deputy Chairman Adam Stewart is playing down the report as nothing new. The last time such reports surfaced was in 2017. Stewart did not…

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Airbnb says it will go public in 2020

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Airbnb Inc said Thursday it plans to go public in 2020, a long-awaited move by the home-sharing company that is both loved and reviled for its disruption of the accommodation sector. Airbnb disclosed the news in a brief statement. It didn’t give a…

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Airbnb says it will go public in 2020

Gleaner on September 20th, 2019 | File Under Business News -

Airbnb Inc said Thursday it plans to go public in 2020, a long-awaited move by the home-sharing company that is both loved and reviled for its disruption of the accommodation sector. Airbnb disclosed the news in a brief statement. It didn’t give a…

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