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Updated daily 7 days a week, 24 hours a day en-us copyright Jamaica Observer, 2011 Tank-Weld brings steely determination to Waterhouse development goal http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Tank-Weld-brings-steely-determination-to-Waterhouse-development-goal-_86157 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13570573/252529_w300.jpg Local Business Sunday, January 15, 2017 12:00 AM Takeover process for Caribbean Flavours remains transparent — Derrimon Trading http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Takeover-process-for-Caribbean-Flavours-remains-transparent---Derrimon-Trading_86500 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13410017/239220__w300.jpg Local Business Sunday, January 15, 2017 12:00 AM Change to NHT refund policy http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Change-to-NHT-refund-policy_86505 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13079130/210492_w300.jpg Local Business Sunday, January 15, 2017 12:00 AM AMG Packaging expands toilet paper line http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/AMG-Packaging-expands-toilet-paper-line_86367 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13570557/252377_w300.jpg Local Business Sunday, January 15, 2017 12:00 AM Cemex ups the ante; offers higher share price payable in US dollars http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Cemex-ups-the-ante--offers-higher-share-price-payable-in-US-dollars http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13572206/filename_w300.jpg Local Business Saturday, January 14, 2017 12:00 AM Honey Bun to expand exports http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Honey-Bun-to-expand-exports_86371 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13567905/250164_76772_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Friday, January 13, 2017 12:00 AM Kingston Properties acquires its first property in Cayman http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Kingston-Properties-acquires-its-first-property-in-Cayman_86364 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13567904/252372_78942_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Friday, January 13, 2017 12:00 AM Samuda warns: Don’t gloat over NIR http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Samuda-warns--Don-t-gloat-over-NIR_86383 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13550779/251154_77825_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Friday, January 13, 2017 12:00 AM What should we expect for the Jamaican economy and stock market in 2017? http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/What-should-we-expect-for-the-Jamaican-economy-and-stock-market-in-2017-_86424 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13567945/252383_w300.jpg Local Business Friday, January 13, 2017 3:00 AM New foreign trade policy almost ready http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/New-foreign-trade-policy-almost-ready_86415 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13565400/252201_78837_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Friday, January 13, 2017 12:00 AM JMB responds to Auditor General’s report http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/JMB-responds-to-Auditor-General-s-report_86402 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13204536/221424_48969_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Friday, January 13, 2017 12:00 AM Prime Ministers of Jamaica and Israel discuss areas of cooperation http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Prime-Ministers-of-Jamaica-and-Israel-discuss-areas-of-cooperation_86394 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13567846/252352_78926_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Friday, January 13, 2017 12:00 AM US company launches multimillion-dollar project in Grenada http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/US-company-launches-multimillion-dollar-project-in-Grenada-------_86392 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13567773/252348_w300.jpg Local Business Friday, January 13, 2017 12:00 AM Puerto Rico pursues public-private partnerships http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Puerto-Rico-pursues-public-private-partnerships_86381 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13567844/252353_w300.jpg Local Business Friday, January 13, 2017 12:00 AM ExxonMobil discovers more oil offshore Guyana http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/ExxonMobil-discovers-more-oil-offshore-Guyana_86382 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13567845/252349_w300.jpg Local Business Friday, January 13, 2017 12:00 AM Opponents arrested in Venezuela government crackdown http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Opponents-arrested-in-Venezuela-government-crackdown_86397 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13567603/252343_w300.jpg Local Business Friday, January 13, 2017 12:00 AM Maduro raises Venezuelan wages 50% as inflation soars http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Maduro-raises-Venezuelan-wages-50--as-inflation-soars_86396 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13567601/252339_w300.jpg Local Business Friday, January 13, 2017 12:00 AM $1-billion tourism pension fund to go to tender in 12 months http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/-1-billion-tourism-pension-fund-to-go-to-tender-in-12-months_86197 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13562271/251926_78581_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, January 11, 2017 12:00 AM Tufton aims to redesign health finance, push efficiency http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Tufton-aims-to-redesign-health-finance--push-efficiency_86180 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13357415/234674_78561_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, January 11, 2017 12:00 AM GraceKennedy launches #GoHard campaign http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/GraceKennedy-launches--GoHard-campaign_86200 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13562219/251918_78552_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, January 11, 2017 12:00 AM NCB to increase some fees http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/NCB-to-increase-some-fees_86137 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13509986/247928_74389_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, January 11, 2017 12:00 AM Prime Minister Holness leads list of speakers at upcoming Destination Experience http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Prime-Minister-Holness-leads-list-of-speakers-at-upcoming-Destination-Experience_86108 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13526138/249420_76018_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, January 11, 2017 12:00 AM Itelbpo opens fourth call centre http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Itelbpo-opens-fourth-call-centre_86191 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/12752328/191016_78578_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, January 11, 2017 12:00 AM Proven raises $1.08 billion for tranche A of new preference shares http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Proven-raises--1-08-billion-for-tranche-A-of-new-preference-shares_86196 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13501721/247088_73564_repro_w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, January 11, 2017 12:00 AM The inevitable marketing and sales fusion (part 1) http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/The-inevitable-marketing-and-sales-fusion--part-1- http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13563280/ZZ03535A65_w300.jpg Local Business Wednesday, January 11, 2017 2:40 AM