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Lawrence Nicholson Appointed New TVJ Chairman. Shareholders Yet To Be Advised

RJR Communications Group - Leading Jamaica media company

Stocks / I.P.O.s

THIS IS IT! It’s IPO Time. Facebook Sets Its Price, However Doubts Abound.

Mark Zuckerberg - CEO Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg - CEO Facebook

Facebook prepares to become a listed company

Facebook released some important details regarding them being a publicly listed company this week (Thursday).

They announced on Thursday that their Initial Public Offering (IPO) would be priced somewhere between US$28 to US$35 per share, and they are attempting to sell 337.4 million shares, which at the higher end of the price range, would allow them to raise US$11.8 billion. Continue Reading

Stocks / I.P.O.s

Release: Trinidad’s One Caribbean Media Limited Acquires 3 Radio Stations. The Caribbean’s Super Station Now in 9 Countries.

In a release from the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange, Dawn Thomas, Group Chief Executive Officer of One Caribbean Media Limited advised:

One Caribbean Media Limited (OCM) has entered into an agreement for the acquisition of the Citadel Group, owners and operators of three radio stations in Trinidad and Tobago – I 95 fm, Red 96.7 fm and Hitz 107.1 fm. Continue Reading

Business Strategy, Mergers and Acquisitions

Jamaica Leads The Caribbean In Outsourcing Services

According to Jamaican Minister of Industry, Investment and Commerce, Anthony Hylton, Jamaica is “the leading contact centre location in the English-speaking Caribbean with more than 10,000 full time agents in the offshore sector.”

Hylton was making a case for Jamaica as an ideal destination for business process outsourcing (BPO), human resource outsourcing (HRO), export-oriented manufacturing, tourism and global shipping and logistics. Continue Reading

Business Investments, Entrepreneurship

Facebook. If Walls Could Talk, Oooh… They Would Say I Want You More

Stocks / I.P.O.s

New Investment: Pan Caribbean Invests US$350,000 in eMedia Interactive to Create Jamaica’s First Online Tv Network

eZines Limited

Business Strategy

‘On the Ground News Reports’ Challenges the ‘big boys’ in their 2011 Jamaican Election Coverage (Part 1)

On The Ground News Reports Election Coverage

Business Insight