Oh, What A Night! BCIC Celebrates Its Golden Anniversary

Mona Visitors’ Lodge was transformed into a multi-level network of lounges, food stations and a high-energy party area in celebration of the British Caribbean Insurance


Business Leader Nominee #1 — WIHCON

Today, we publish the first of 15 stories on the nominees for the Jamaica Observer Business Leader Corporate Award. The award presentation and announcement of


BCIC Woos 60-Year-Olds With Diamond Max

Sabrina Gordon, Business Writer British Caribbean Insurance Company Limited (BCIC) has launched a new product offering, Diamond Max, for drivers over the age of 60,


WIHCON To Develop 240 Mod Studios In Portmore

West Indies Home Contractors (WIHCON) plans to develop 240 studio units in Portmore, St Catherine, called Bermonde Studios, subject to parish council approval. The development


Mahfoods Buy 50% Of WIHCON

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ICD Groups Shrinks Holdings in CGM Gallagher

International insurance broker Arthur J. Gallagher & Company has increased its ownership share in CGM Gallagher Group Limited (CGMG) Arthur J. Gallagher International said it

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Matalon: a passion to serve,

New chairman of the RJRGLEANER Communications Group, Joseph Mayer Matalon, assumed leadership of the listed group on May 1. Joe M., as he is also known, lists among his hobbies a love for public-sector policy work, that has seen him lead major review panels and committees that have advised Jamaican governments over many years, on

Wolfe-Mullings: Interest growing in MYF

The MultiCare Youth Foundation (MYF) Inter-Schools’ Girls’ Football and Mixed Basketball competitions were held on Tuesday and Wednesday at the Breezy Castle Centre on Harbour Street in downtown Kingston. Twenty-two primary and high schools under the MYF umbrella and 406 students participated in the competitions, which featured three age groups: 10-12, which competed on the

NHT Pleased with Response to

The National Housing Trust (NHT) is expressing pleasure with the response of developers to its Guaranteed Purchase Programme (GPP). GPP is a new initiative through which the NHT agrees to purchase houses for its customers that are designed and constructed by private builders. NHT Managing Director, Martin Miller, said that “numerous developers” have expressed an