Gooden wants JSE opened up to micro listings

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The junior market of the stock exchange has been the source of $10 billion worth of equity capital for small enterprises in the decade that it has operated.

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Heineken wait for D&G shares extended

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Heineken Sweden’s wait time to acquire Margie Geddes’ shareholdings in drinks company Desnoes & Geddes Limited has just been extended due to developments in the court fight over legal fees between the widow and a law firm.

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David Jessop | Venezuelan crisis needs a planned humanitarian response

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COLUMN: FOREIGN POLICY In the years following the Arab Spring, Europe learnt that without prior planning and consideration, large numbers of people fleeing instability can rapidly create political, social and economic tensions in ways that polarise…

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Francis Wade | Effective leaders never play it safe

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ADVISORY COLUMN: PRODUCTIVITY
What allows a few corporate leaders to take risks so effortlessly? And why are so many of the rest over-cautious, trapped in behaviours that leave staff uninspired and disengaged?

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Oran Hall | Divorced and seeking second mortgage

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ADVISORY COLUMN: PERSONAL FINANCIAL ADVISER
QUESTION: I lost my house in a divorce settlement. I bought it with a joint mortgage from the NHT. Am I able to get another mortgage to assist me to acquire a new home? – Sanderson

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Jamaica exploring glass bottle factory

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With tens of millions of glass bottles in demand annually, the Jamaican government sees a business opportunity just waiting for someone with sufficient capital to exploit, and which, in turn, would further its quest for import substitution.

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‘We are here for you’

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Jamaica College (JC) Parent-Teachers Association president, Jacqueline Robotham, says that the school is giving its full support to youngster Raheem Thompson, a member of its ISSA/Digicel Manning Cup football team who suffered a stroke during the recent

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Spotlight on fight for survival

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Even with the trio of Portmore United, Waterhouse, and Cavalier battling for lead of the Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL), the focus will be on the lower half of the table, where the bottom four are engaged in a fight for survival.

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Buttler, Stokes quench early WI fire

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GROS ISLET, St Lucia (CMC):
West Indies lost the plot in the final session, allowing Jos Buttler and Ben Stokes to cash in with unbeaten half-centuries as England made a strong finish to day one of the final Test here yesterday.

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Campbell recovering after collapsing in NY

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Ray Flynn, the agent of National record holder in the men’s 5000 metres, Kemoy Campbell, told The Sunday Gleaner last night that the runner was in stable condition after he collapsed at the Millrose Games in New York. Campbell was competing…

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