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Governor-General’s Achievement Awards Nominations Now Open

Kingston, Jamaica: Nominations for the esteemed Governor General’s Achievement Awards (GGAA), is now open to the public. The closing date is

Health Minister Welcomes Support from VM Foundation

He noted that the collaboration has, so far, resulted in the VMF adopting the St. Jago Park Health Centre in Spanish Town, St. Catherine, under the Adopt-a-Clinic Initiative.

Governor-General's Achievement Awards Nominations Now Open

Kingston, Jamaica: Nominations for the esteemed Governor General’s Achievement Awards (GGAA), is now open to the public.The closing date is midnight Friday March 15, 2019. These awards are being presented under the theme “Engaging, empowering and inspiring Jamaicans”. Forty-two (42) persons across three (3) Age Group categories, each representing a parish, will be selected and Continue Reading

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Sunday Observer – Sunday Finance May 20, 2018 Gia Abraham, Chief Operations Officer at CAC 2000 Ltd. proudly inserts the company’s strip listing CAC 2000 preference shares on the Junior Market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE). Looking on are: Colin Roberts, Chief Technical Officer, CAC 2000 Ltd; Devon Barrett,  CEO, Victoria Mutual Wealth Management Continue Reading

Health Minister Welcomes Support from VM Foundation

JIS May 9, 2018 Photo: Dave Reid Health Minister, Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton (left), is warmly greeted by Chairman of the Victoria Mutual Group, Michael McMorris (right), at the launch of the Victoria Mutual Foundation (VMF) at The Knutsford Court Hotel in New Kingston on May 8. At centre is Chairman of the VMF, Continue Reading

Prayer Breakfast Beneficiary Upset Over Treatment Of The Disabled

The Daily Gleaner February 23, 2018 by Jason Cross Rudolph Brown Peter Reid (left), chief executive officer (CEO) of Building Society Operations of VMBS, and Courtney Campbell, (third left) president and CEO of Victoria Mutual, hand over the National Leadership Prayer Breakfast cheque to Linton Smith, (third right), chairman of Randolph Lopez School of Hope. Continue Reading

VM Foundation Reaffirms its Commitment to Healthcare in Jamaica

The Daily Gleaner May 11, 2018 The Victoria Mutual Foundation (VMF) will be taking the Adopt A Clinic programme to the diaspora, a move aimed at bolstering healthcare in Jamaica. Minister of Health Dr Christopher Tufton, who brought greetings at the launch of the Foundation on Tuesday, said there was great need for sustainable partnerships Continue Reading

VM Foundation Aims To Transform Lives

The Daily Gleaner May 9, 2018 Ricardo Makyn Chairman of Victoria Mutual Foundation, Courtney Campbell (left), receives a plaque from chairman of the Victoria Mutual Group, Michael McMorris, at the launch of the Victoria Mutual Foundation held at the Knutsford Court Hotel, St Andrew yesterday.   The Victoria Mutual Group, in keeping with its commitment Continue Reading

20 Companies In For Jamaica Moves Corporate Challenge Circuit II

The Daily Gleaner April 28, 2018   Contributed Minister of Health Dr Christopher Tufton and the Restaurants of Jamaica (ROJ) Team at the FLOW/PUMA Fortis 5K Run held in September last year.   Twenty corporate companies spanning finance, distribution, insurance and tourism have this year registered for Circuit II of the Jamaica Moves Corporate Challenge. Continue Reading

Saving Goals! – Victoria Mutual Marks 28th Year Of Support For Under-13 Football Competition

The Daily Gleaner April 27, 2018 They might have turned out for a football match, but on Wednesday, attendees at the Victoria Mutual Foundation/ St James Football Association Under-13 Football Competition in Montego Bay, St James, got so much more. Held at the seaside Urban Development Corporation Playing Field, the launch, attended by many of Continue Reading

Success begin defence of St James U13 football

The Jamaica Observer April 25, 2018 MONTEGO BAY, St James — John Rollins Success Primary will begin the defence of their St James Football Association/VMBS Under-13 title today, when they take on former champions Barracks Road in the opening game at the UDC field set to start at 11:30 am after the opening ceremony. Thirty-one Continue Reading

British Council, VM Foundation partner on $85-m high school programme

The Sunday Observer March 18, 2018 by Kimone Thompson British High Commissioner to Jamaica Asif Ahmad (right) engages president and CEO of VM Group Courtney Campbell and Senior Education Officer Sophia Forbes Hall at the launch of the Social Enterprise in Secondary Schools programme at the Pegasus last Monday.   Two non-governmental/charitable organisations that operate locally Continue Reading

$2.7- Billion Hike in Education Budget

JIS March 14, 2018 by Chris Patterson Photo: Rudranath FraserSenior Education Officer in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, Sophia Forbes Hall (second right), greets Country Director, British Council, Olayinka Jacobs Bonnick (left), during the launch of the social enterprise in secondary schools programme at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel in New Kingston on March Continue Reading

British Council, VM Foundation to launch social enterprise programme in schools

The Sunday Observer March 11, 2018   The British Council in partnership with Victoria Mutual Foundation Limited and the Ministry of Education is expected tomorrow to launch a three-year programme designed to help address the skills gap among school leavers. Called Social Enterprise in Secondary Schools, the programme is based in social innovation and entrepreneurship and Continue Reading

Photo Caption: THERE IS HOPE … INDEED

The Sunday Observer February 25, 2018 President and CEO of the Victoria Mutual Group Courtney Campbell (left) along with chairman of the National Leadership Prayer Breakfast Committee Rt Rev Stanley Clarke (second left), present Sylvestina Reid, Principal of the Randolf Lopez School of Hope (right), with a donation valued at $450,000, which represents contributions made Continue Reading

VM, Prayer Breakfast Committee hand over $450,000 to School of Hope

Loop News Frebruary 23, 2018 Victoria Mutual Building Society’s Chief Executive Officer, Peter Reid (left), presents the donation cheque to Chairman of the Randolf School of Hope, Linton Smith (3rd right). Joining in the moment are (l-r) Courtney Campbell, VM Group President and CEO; Rt. Rev. Stanley Clarke, Chairman, NLPB Committee; Judith Forth-Blake, VM Group Continue Reading

BCIC Loves Without Limits On Valentine’s Day

The Daily Gleaner February 23, 2018 Contributed Simone Foote (left), British Caribbean Insurance Company’s marketing manager, and Michelle Anderson, general manager – sales and distribution, share a candid moment at last week’s Love Without Limits event in New Kingston.   British Caribbean Insurance Company (BCIC), shared ‘The Best Feeling’ ever last week when the organisation teamed Continue Reading

BCIC customers treated to giveaways Valentine’s Day

Loop News February 22, 2018 BCIC recently teamed up with Mello FM and radio host Barry G for an Outside Broadcast that brought customers a range of exciting offers and giveaways. BCIC spent the day sharing the love with several offers such as discounts on new policies, free tracking and security device on vehicles of Continue Reading

Corporate Challenge Winners Recognised

The Daily Gleaner February 9, 2018 Contributed An elated Geneadel Penglas of Victoria Mutual Pensions Management with her plaque for being the top female challenger in the Jamaica Moves Corporate Challenge.   On Monday, the Ministry of Health hosted a Breakfast Forum at its Grenada Crescent offices to recognise and reward the top 10 companies Continue Reading

Photo Caption: $250,000 boost for Wolmer's Head girl Aiko Jones

The Jamaica Observer Monday, February 5, 2018 President and CEO Victoria Mutual Building Society, Courtney Campbell (left) and CEO Building Society Operations, Peter Reid, present a cheque for $250,000 to Aiko Jones, National Senior Team volleyballer and winner of the Victoria Mutual Y.O.U.T.H Award at the recent RJRGleaner National Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year Continue Reading

J'can senior executives to discuss Britain's divorce from the EU

The Sunday Observer February 4, 2018   Leaders-to-Leaders will on Wednesday, February 7, host a panel discussion on ‘Brexit: Implications for Jamaica’, at the Jamaica Pegasus hotel, Kingston. It features senior executives from the private and public sector, including the diplomatic corp. After more than 40 years of having a very close political and economic relationship, Continue Reading

BCIC launches first regional office in Barbados

British Caribbean Insurance Company Limited (BCIC), Jamaica’s second largest insurance company, is expanding its regional footprint with the beginning of operations in Barbados.

BCIC sets up shop in Barbados

British Caribbean Insurance Company (BCIC) has opened a branch in Barbados, its first venture outside of Jamaica.

BCIC expands its footprint to Barbados

KINGSTON, JAMAICA – 11 Jul, 2017 – BCIC, Jamaica’s second largest insurance company, is expanding its regional footprint with the beginning of operations in Barbados. BCIC’s first branch in Barbados opens today, Monday July 10, backed by the trademark service, knowledge and capacity that has helped build its more than J$6billion company over the last Continue Reading

Winner of the Financial Independence Dream Promotion

The Victoria Mutual Team surprised Ms. Buckley with the news of her win and presented her with the keys for her brand new home as well as a tour of her house on April 18, 2016.

Insurance Helpline | Loss Of Use Claims: An Insurer’s Perspective

Last week’s article – ‘Insurers’ loss of use policies defy spirit of fair competition’ – drew responses from the managing director of British Caribbean Insurance Company, Peter Levy, and the Fair Trading Commission’s (FTC) competition analyst, Verlis Morris.