Prepaid electricity — An energy management solution for all Since 2014 when the Jamaica Public Service (JPS) introduced prepaid electricity to Jamaica, over 600 residential and small business customers have been enjoying savings of up to 40 per cent of the electricity costs they incurred when they had a regular postpaid meter.
Restaurant Week stimulates economy much like music festival - Tourism PS Much like the St. Kitts Music Festival, Restaurant Week, which is being held from July 13 to 24, stimulates the economy while affording persons the opportunity to sample some of the unique and diverse dishes in the Federation provided by a number of restaurants and street vendors.
U.S. regulators pave way for speedy next-generation 5G networks U.S. regulators on Thursday paved the way for a lightning-fast next generation of wireless services in a move that made the United States the first country to set aside an ample amount of airwaves for so-called 5G wireless applications and networks.
IFC launches FY17 bond program to support private sector development The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, today issued a $2.5 billion global bond—a heavily oversubscribed issuance that marked a solid start to the institution’s annual borrowing program to support private sector development in emerging markets.
ECCU Working Group on Commercial Bank Fees and Charges Commences Work The Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) Working Group on Commercial Bank Fees and Charges has been established and convened its first meeting via videoconference on 30 June.
Developer Zuliani to break ground on the Royal Plaza Basseterre, St. Kitts, 11th July, 2016 – Mr. John Zuliani, President of the Royal St. Kitts Hotel, will break ground tomorrow, Tuesday, 12th July, on the Royal Plaza. The shopping plaza opens its doors to the public on 1st November, 2017.
Scotiabank assists professionals to build their business More self-employed professionals have been given the tools to assist in building their businesses, thanks to a recent seminar at Scotiabank. A wide cross section of professionals turned out at the Fort Street Branch for the presentation aimed at benefitting self-employed professionals.
Ministry of Tourism To Improve Experience at Cockleshell Bay Minister of Tourism, The Hon. Lindsay Grant, took a tour of the Cockleshell Bay recently and met with various vendors and bar owners, as the Ministry of Tourism prepares to improve the area for visitors.
Venezuela opposition angry at recall referendum delays Venezuelan opposition leaders have called for a march on the National Electoral Council (CNE) headquarters in the capital, Caracas, on Wednesday.