Gleaner Company – Capital Distribution Approved

Posted: February 12, 1998 at 12:00 am

At the Board meeting on February 13, 1998, it was decided that a Capital Distribution of five cents per stock unit (less transfer tax of 7.5%) be paid to shareholders on record at the close of business on March 16, 1998. Payment to be made on March 31, 1998.


Posted: February 10, 1998 at 12:00 am

Mr. Orville F. Walker, resigned from the Board of Directors on January 30, 1998. On the same date Norman E. Matthew was appointed Deputy Managing Director and member of the Board and Mr. Robert H. Pitfield, was also appointed a member of the Board.


Cable & Wireless – New Name Approved

Posted: February 6, 1998 at 12:00 am

An extra-ordinary meeting of the company will be held at the Wyndham Kingston Hotel on February 5, 1998 at 10 a.m. The special resolution for consideration is: that the name of the company be changed to Cable & Wireless Jamaica Ltd.


BNS – New Chairman

Posted: February 3, 1998 at 12:00 am

A the Board of Directors meeting of the Bank on January 30, 1998, Mr. Bruce Birmingham was appointed Chairman of the Board in place of Mr. Malcolm C. Johnston who resigned from the Board with effect from January 30, 1998.