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Updated daily 7 days a week, 24 hours a day en-us copyright Jamaica Observer, 2011 NCU team heads to Silicon Valley for International Business Model Competition http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/NCU-team-heads-to-Silicon-Valley-for-International-Business-Model-Competition_93931 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13741764/267078__w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, March 29, 2017 12:00 AM Head east! http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Head-east-_93826 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13741805/266965_93019_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, March 29, 2017 12:00 AM Therapedic Caribbean signs $60-m deal with Hilton Rose Hall http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Therapedic-Caribbean-signs--60-m-deal-with-Hilton-Rose-Hall_93938 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13741837/267163_92964_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, March 29, 2017 12:00 AM Douglas Orane reasons with MSBM students http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Douglas-Orane-reasons-with-MSBM-students_93944 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13741944/266350_93004_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, March 29, 2017 12:00 AM Tara Courier creates drop windows with Progressive Grocers http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Tara-Courier-creates-drop-windows-with-Progressive-Grocers_93479 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13741900/267165_92953_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, March 29, 2017 12:00 AM Red Stripe plans to employ 400 farmers http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Red-Stripe-plans-to-employ-400-farmers_93464 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13741833/266301_92966_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, March 29, 2017 12:00 AM The changing face of sales and marketing http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/The-changing-face-of-sales-and-marketing_93958 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13742748/267182_92960_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, March 29, 2017 12:00 AM Gaining financial freedom by watching your money work for you http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Gaining-financial-freedom-by-watching-your-money-work-for-you_93955 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13741758/267186__w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, March 29, 2017 12:00 AM PMD becomes exclusive distributor of Diversey brand http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/PMD-becomes-exclusive-distributor-of-Diversey-brand_93171 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13741757/265775__w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, March 29, 2017 12:00 AM Heineken bottles out in Hungary beer row http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Heineken-bottles-out-in-Hungary-beer-row_93868 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13741647/267095__w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, March 29, 2017 12:00 AM The real cost of social media http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/The-real-cost-of-social-media_93950 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13741606/267176__w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, March 29, 2017 12:00 AM Tech world debate on robots and jobs heats up http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Tech-world-debate-on-robots-and-jobs-heats-up_93882 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13741831/267023_92926_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, March 29, 2017 12:00 AM First warning signs appear for UK’s resilient economy http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/First-warning-signs-appear-for-UK-s-resilient-economy_93872 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13741592/267028__w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, March 29, 2017 12:00 AM One in five Arab Mediterranean youths hopes to emigrate — study http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/One-in-five-Arab-Mediterranean-youths-hopes-to-emigrate---study_93554 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13741534/266455__w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, March 29, 2017 12:00 AM Kagame hails Rwanda-Israel bond at Washington forum http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Kagame-hails-Rwanda-Israel-bond-at-Washington-forum_93878 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13741436/267096__w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, March 29, 2017 12:00 AM First woman named to head major Pakistani bank http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/First-woman-named-to-head-major-Pakistani-bank_93869 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13741841/267098_92935_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, March 29, 2017 12:00 AM Strike causes chaos in French Guiana http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Strike-causes-chaos-in-French-Guiana_93856 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13741714/267034__w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, March 29, 2017 12:00 AM Oxfam exposes tax haven habits of EU big banks http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Oxfam-exposes-tax-haven-habits-of-EU-big-banks_93877 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13741713/267090__w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, March 29, 2017 12:00 AM Qatar set to invest £5bn in UK over next five years http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Qatar-set-to-invest--5bn-in-UK-over-next-five-years_93867 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13741281/267025__w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, March 29, 2017 12:00 AM BPO sector boosts employment in the west http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/BPO-sector-boosts-employment-in-the-west_93766 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13587426/253675_w300.jpg Local News Monday, March 27, 2017 2:00 AM Fishermen reaping the benefits of fish sanctuary http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Fishermen-reaping-the-benefits-of-fish-sanctuary_93764 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/10829854/Fisherman_w300.jpg Local News Monday, March 27, 2017 12:00 AM David Smalling, a fast-rising star on Wall Street http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/David-Smalling--a-fast-rising-star-on-Wall-Street_93582 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13733770/266501_92431_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Sunday, March 26, 2017 2:00 AM Change of thought over change of name process http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Change-of-thought-over-change-of-name-process_93574 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13733802/266478.jpg Local Business Sunday, March 26, 2017 2:00 AM Wisynco’s new warehouse nears completion http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Wisynco-s-new-warehouse-nears-completion_93118 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13733831/265773_w300.jpg Local Business Sunday, March 26, 2017 2:00 AM Nadeen Matthews named Young Global Leader http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Nadeen-Matthews-named-Young-Global-Leader_93474 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13734133/201416_30160_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Sunday, March 26, 2017 2:00 AM