Welcome to the Gleaner Online Weekly Newsletter
| In this issue:
- Week on the Web: Saving time with web-based productivity
- Kingston Restuarant Week
- Jamaica Star: Pumpkin success! - Backyard farmer reaps large
- Gleaner Career Section : Job Smart
- Roving with Lalah - Hustling in Junction
- Fidelity Motors Ltd.- Gleaner Business Directory
|Week on the Web : Saving
time with web-based productivity tools
Powell, Gleaner Online Writer, writes on two great web-based tools
you can use to increase your productivity.
REMEMBER THE MILK
Remember the Milk (RTM) at www.rmilk.com is an online task manager
that can help to organise your time and daily activities
The iGoogle site, www.igoogle.com, is a personalised start page
which acts as a roaming desktop of sorts.
Read more at http://www.jamaica-gleaner.com/gleaner/20071028/business/business8.html
|Kingston Restuarant Week
November 10-17, lovers of fine dining will, for the third year, get
the opportunity to sample 31 of the city's finest restaurants. SSCO
Event Management and The Gleaner have once again joined forces to
present Kingston Restaurant Week.
(KRW) and restaurants will offer special three-course menus at
drastically reduced costs.
The event kicks off with today's launch at 10:00 a.m., at Mac's
Chop House, 24-26 Trinidad Terrace, New Kingston, following which,
restaurants will begin taking bookings for reservations.
| Jamaica Star: Pumpkin
success! - Backyard farmer reaps large crop
Andrew homeowners Gladstone and Emma Hutchinson are reaping success
from their backyard gardening project, harvesting pumpkins weighing
up to 12 kilograms.
A graduate of Knockalva College in 1948, Mr. Hutchinson said that
as far back as he could remember he has always done backyard gardening
with moderate success. "I've always planted something, calaloo,
table tomatoes, corn, okra or bananas," he said, noting that
he recently decided to try his hand at growing pumpkins.
Read more at http://www.jamaica-star.com/thestar/20071029/news/news3.html
|Gleaner Career Section : Job Smart
you are looking for a job, career information and tips, you can
find it all at the Gleaner's JobSmart.
Latest Jobs listed this week:
There are over 100 listings for Job Vacancies in Jamaica and the
Caribbean, so visit http://go-jamaica.com/jobsmart/
|Roving with Lalah - Hustling
in St. Elizabeth isn't as busy as it once was, but, for Miss Martha,
the fruit vendor, it's as comfortable and exciting as ever.
"When people come Junction, dem come a town. People who live
inna St. Elizabeth haffi come here more time when dem a go bout
dem business. So now, we will deh here fi supply dem wid dem fruit
and some other man will sell dem juice and so on and so forth. Mi
grow right around here, so mi know 'bout Junction from a longer
time," she said.
Read more at http://www.jamaica-gleaner.com/gleaner/20071025/news/news1.html
| Fidelity Motors Ltd.-
Gleaner Business Directory
In the second quarter of 2000 Grace, Kennedy & Company Co.,
LTD. was invited to enter into negotiations with Nissan Motor Company,
Japan, for the distribution of Nissan vehicles in Jamaica in a joint
venture deal with Goddard Enterprises Limited headquartered in Barbados.
Goddard currently operates Nissan dealerships in Barbados, St Lucia
and St. Vincent. They are also our joint venture partners in the
operation of Versair In-flight Kitchen in Jamaica.
Fidelity Motors Ltd is listed in the the in the Gleaner's
http://www.go-jamaica.com/business/) are you?