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 …

Young Student Athletes Receive Scholarships From Honey Bun

  Four students, from Edwin Allen High, Lewisville High, John Mills Primary and Junior High and Retreat Primary and Junior High schools, received scholarships from Honey Bun to go towards facilitating their education last Friday. The students were recommended by their respective coaches and received either scholarships towards tuition or book vouchers from Honey Bun Read More …

Goldies For Champions, Honey Bun Awards Youth Success With Goldies

This summer, Honey Bun, Jamaica’s fastest growing pastry wholesaler, has been awarding students’ sporting and academic success with their favourite snack, Goldies. Just over 50 students enjoyed the ‘Goldies for Champions’ initiative, as Honey Bun awarded the 2016 top performers at the EduFocal Awards; the Tivoli Summer Sports Camp; and the EduTech Summer Camp. Jhanel Read More …

Honey Bun Sponsors Edufocal Awards

Tyrese Bryan (centre) was awarded $30,000 at Thursday’s EduFocal Excellence Awards at Jamaica Pegasus for being the top CSEC user of the EduFocal.com learning platform. He also received prizes from sponsors Rainforest Seafoods, British Caribbean Insurance Company, Honey Bun Ltd and Worldwide Novelties. He is flanked by (from left) director of education programmes at Jamaica Read More …

Brown Hails Honey Bun

Director General in the industry, commerce, agriculture and fisheries ministry Vivian Brown has hailed Honey Bun Limited for steps taken to improve its energy consumption, with the installation of 94 photo voltaic panels. At a ceremony to officially unveil the first phase of the project at the company’s Retirement Road headquarters in Kingston last Friday, Read More …