Month: December 2012

6 Things You Need To Know Today – December 31, 2012

1. Tough Times Ahead – Private Sector Leaders Wary Of Possible Fallout From Delay In Reaching IMF Agreement. Some of Jamaica’s business leaders have cautioned that there could be tough times ahead as a result of the delay in the signing of

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Play diG Jamaica Trivia

How much do you really know about Jamaica?  Who was Jamaica‘s first Miss World? What is the right title for the Prime Minister? Where does ackee come from? How much do you know about Usain Bolt, Yohan Blake, Shelly-Ann Fraser Pryce and all

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Chart Of The Week: Jamaica’s Trade Imbalance

This Week’s Chart is an image of the Current ‘Imbalance’ of Trade which exists in Jamaica.  The Blue Bar represents the Nation’s Exports.  While the Red Bar represents Jamaica’s Imports. The Red Bar is notably longer than the Blue Bar.

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Image Of The Week – Shaggy, The Philanthropist

Our image of the week is taken from Today’s Sunday Gleaner: The Philanthropy Continues The caption read:  Orville ‘Shaggy’ Burrell (left) takes time out to pose with Santa (Nicholas DeBellis of Be True Children Fashion) and Crishaun Smith at the annual

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2012 Year In Review – The Gleaner Special

The Gleaner has carried a number of articles that look back at 2012.  We have compiled them here for you: 2012 Musical Moments:  A look back at some of the big musical events and moments for the year…read more here

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – December 30, 2012

1. Phillips: No Reason For Panic. Finance Minister Dr Peter Phillips has finally admitted the least well-kept secret in the country: Jamaica will not sign an agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) this year… read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com 2. Shhhhh! Listen To

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – December 29, 2012

1. Scammers’ D-Day. There are indications that United States (US) law-enforcement personnel could be close to wrapping up their investigations of several Jamaicans who are considered major players in the lottery scam… read more at the Jamaica-Gleaner.com 2. Ticket Amnesty Packs Island’s Tax

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5 Facts: Bob Marley

Today’s five facts are about Jamaica’s global superstar and cultural icon, Bob Marley.  One of the most influential musicians the world has ever seen, Marley is known in every corner of the globe for unforgettable ska, rocksteady and reggae rhythms, as well as lyrics

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – December 28, 2012

1. Major Arrests Loom… As Cops Close In On ‘Crime Bosses’. Several persons described by Jamaican law-enforcement officials as “entrenched crime bosses” who have amassed millions of dollars in wealth through their criminal lifestyle are now on a priority list of targets

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Find A Law Firm In Jamaica – By Area Of Practice

Do you live in Jamaica or in the Diaspora? Are you an investor seeking to do business in Jamaica? Have you ever tried to find a lawyer for a specific purpose and you just weren’t sure where to start? Maybe

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