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The corporate community needs to pay more attention to research since findings can lead to better decision-making.

That was the call made by Acolla Cameron, Head of the Management Studies Department, at UWI, which hosted its second Research Week.

Cameron said decisions should be based on data and actual research conducted by academics or...

Friday, April 29, 2011

A Caribbean Airlines (CAL) aircraft on a scheduled flight from Guyana’s Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) to Piarco International Airport on Tuesday was forced to turn back after the plane ingested a bird in its left engine.

Friday, April 29, 2011

WASHINGTON—The economy and job creation have strengthened enough for the Federal Reserve to end on schedule a program of buying Treasury bonds to help the economy, the Fed said Wednesday.

Friday, April 29, 2011

Overall market activity resulted from trading in 13 securities of which two advanced, one declined and ten traded firm.

Friday, April 29, 2011

NEW YORK—Stocks rose to another high for the year Wednesday after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said central bank officials expect the economy to continue recovering as the jobs market strengthens. The Russell 2000, an index of small stocks, hit a record.

Friday, April 29, 2011

LONDON—BP expects to be back drilling in the Gulf of Mexico, where a rig explosion last year killed 11 men and caused the biggest offshore oil spill in US history, in the second half of this year.

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

REDjet will be operating all its advertised flights from May 8 and has assured its customers in the region that their bookings remain valid.

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Overall market activity resulted from trading in eight securities of which two advanced, none declined and six traded firm. Trading activity on the first tier market registered a volume of 64,525 shares crossing the floor of the Exchange valued at $582,782.81.

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

CARACAS, Venezuela—Venezuela is imposing a windfall profits tax on royalties from oil projects when crude prices are above US$40 a barrel, seeking to squeeze as much as US$16 billion mostly out of foreign oil companies, the government said Tuesday.

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

What happens when you cross the world’s largest social network with one of the hottest business models in e-commerce? Facebook wants to find out.

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

NEW YORK—Americans’ concerns about jobs and inflation eased somewhat in April, pushing the Consumer Confidence Index higher. The increase comes after an unexpected drop in March.

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