Carreras Group – Dividend Declared

Posted: October 23, 1998 at 12:00 am

The Directors have agreed to recommend to the forth coming annual general meeting in September that a final dividend of 65 cents per stock unit (less income tax) be declared payable on the issued stock and be paid on October 14, 1998 to stockholders registered at the close of business on September 30, 1998 out […]


Carreras Group – Appointment

Posted: October 22, 1998 at 12:00 am

At a meeting of the Board of Directors on June 18, 1998, it was decided that Mr. John Ruland will be appointed to the position of Chief Executive Officer effective July 15, 1998.


First Life – Capital Distribution

Posted: October 21, 1998 at 12:00 am

At a meeting of the Board of Directors held recently it was recommended that an interim dividend in the form of a Capital Distribution of five cents per stock unit (net of Transfer Tax) be paid on November 30, 1998 to stockholders on record as at November 13, 1998.


Cable & Wireless (Ja.) – Bonus & Dividend

Posted: October 15, 1998 at 12:00 am

The 11th annual general meeting of the company will be held at the at the Hilton Hotel on December 3, 1998 at 10 a.m. The resolutions to be considered include: the payment of a dividend of 8.75 cents. The record date is January 4, 1999 and payment date is January 29, 1999. Consideration will also […]


Gleaner Company – Resignation

Posted: October 12, 1998 at 12:00 am

Miss Sonia Jones has resigned as a Director of the company effective, July 9, 1998.


Posted: October 8, 1998 at 12:00 am

Mr. James Cheesewright was appointed to Cable & Wireless as Senior Vice President Finance on August 3, 1998. He replaces James Crag. Mr. Hartland Paterson was appointed to the Board of the company on July 29, 1998. Mr. Paterson replaces Mr. William Allan who has resigned from the Board.Mr. Mark MacFee was appointed to the […]


Cable & Wireless (Ja.) – New Director Appointed

Posted: October 5, 1998 at 12:00 am

The Board of the company voted to appoint Carl Grivner the new Chairman of teh company. He succeeds the Hon. Meyer Matalon, O.J. whose retirement from the Board became effective on July 17, 1998. Mr. Grivner is Cable & Wireless Chief Executive, Western Hemisphere. Based in Virginia, he is responsible for Cable & Wireless operations […]


Desnoes & Geddes – Audited Results In

Posted: October 1, 1998 at 12:00 am

The company has announced its audited financial results for the eighteen month period ended June 30, 1998. -Profit after Tax up by $162 million to $164 million -Profit before Tax up by $268 million to $314 million -Profit before interest and Tax up by 25% to $569 million In difficult trading conditions, D&G has continued […]


Radio Jamaica Ltd. – Final Dividend

Posted: October 1, 1998 at 12:00 am

The fiftieth annual general meeting of the company will be held at the Hilton Kingston Hotel on September 30, 1998 at 10 a.m. One resolution to be considered is for a final dividend of five cents on each ordinary stock unit less income tax for the year ended December 31, 1997 to be declared payable […]