Month: October 2016

SCENES FROM FOROMIC CONFERENCE

  General manager of Jamaica National Building Society Earl Jarrett (left) could not help but laugh while Richard Pandohie (right), CEO of Seprod, makes a point during the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Foromic Conference at the Montego Bay Convention Centre last Monday. Also participating in the discussion are Chief information officer at GraceKennedy Simon Roberts Read More …

New Book Sheds Light On MSMEs And Family-Owned Businesses In The Caribbean

Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) and Family-Owned Businesses (FOBs) play a major role in most economies, particularly in developing countries. MSMEs in the Caribbean, many of which are family-owned businesses, account for 70 per cent of private sector employment. However, one of the main challenges facing these types of businesses is the lack of Read More …