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Elaine Thompson and Julian Forte - NCB Brand Ambassadors 25 June 2015

National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCB) is proud to announce that they have engaged two track and field athletes; Elaine Thompson and Julian Forte as new NCB Brand Ambassadors. This engagement is consistent with NCB’s nation building efforts particularly in the areas of education and sports development, where the Bank has invested over $500M over the past ten years.

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Amendments to be made to Cyber Security Act 09 June 2015

Increased Penalties and Fines for Cyber Criminals Soon


Amendments to the Cyber Security Act (2010) to include increased penalties and fines for cyber criminals should be passed in Parliament in another month. In 2010, the government promulgated the Act which is reviewed after a three-year period. In 2013, the review was done with recommendations to strengthen the Regulation.

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We Have a Long Way to Go – Minister Phillips 09 June 2015

Minister of Finance and Planning, Dr. The Hon. Peter Phillips has said that despite Jamaica’s achievement in its Economic Reform Programme and the fact that the economy is returning to growth evidenced by the rebound in its performance for January to March 2015, the country is still at a fragile point halfway through the programme and a lot remains to be done.

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NCB Chairman receives Highest Honour 04 June 2015

Chairman of the National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited, The Hon. Michael Lee-Chin on May 15, 2015 received the A.G. Gaston Lifetime Achievement Award, Black Enterprise’s highest honour for business excellence, recognizing the entrepreneurial spirit of an individual who has established an extended and consistently distinguished record of success.

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Over 100 Entrepreneurs for NCB SME Conference 29 May 2015

Over 100 entrepreneurs are gearing up to attend the National Commercial Bank Jamaica (NCB) Limited second bi-ennial small and medium enterprise (SME) Conference scheduled to be held next weekend (June 5 to June 7) at Secrets Resort and Spa in Montego Bay, St. James.

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NCB Renovates Schools and Hospital Wards on Labour Day 29 May 2015

Approximately 20 schools across the island and the Pediatric and Labour wards at the Spanish Town and Victoria Jubilee hospitals respectively, received a well needed facelift on Labour Day courtesy of staff members from National Commercial Bank Jamaica (NCB) Limited and volunteers from the NCB Foundation.

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Notice - ABM Upgrade Exercise continues 20 May 2015

National Commercial Bank Jamaica Ltd. (NCB) wishes to remind its customers and public that we are continuing a necessary exercise to upgrade or replace our ABMs across the country. This is to facilitate implementation of new Data Security Standards, which are designed to make your transactions safer.

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NCB provides free in-branch alternatives to revised service charges 02 March 2015

NCB seeks to confirm that all transactions for which fees will be revised effective March 16, 2015, can be conducted for FREE and at our customers' convenience at our in-branch Bank on the Go areas, available island-wide or by using our Internet Banking or Telebanking platforms. Most of our Bank on the Go locations are available 24/7, providing our customers with added convenience for conducting transactions. Branch representatives are available to assist customers in using the Bank on the Go facilities during banking hours.

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NCB Capital Quest: Where's my $50 MILLION? 17 February 2015

On January 20th, NCB's Capital Quest premiered on TVJ. It's a reality TV show in which seven small to medium sized enterprises (SMEs) compete for up to $50 million Jamaican dollars in private equity investment. Over several episodes, which air on Tuesday nights at 8:30pm, you will see the contestants demonstrate their entrepreneurial drive and business acumen through various challenges. Those that emerge unscathed will have the opportunity to pitch their businesses to a panel of financiers for the opportunity to win a $50M equity investment.

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NCB Capital Quest: The Elevator Pitch 13 February 2015

On the first episode of NCB's Capital Quest, our seven entrepreneurs were asked to do something that might seem pretty straight forward; give a prospective investor a 45 second brief on your business with an eye to attracting their interest.

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NCB positioned to lead the transformation 23 January 2015

“We are excited about the opportunities that exist and are bullish about the prospects that lie ahead. We see where all major macroeconomic levels have improved, and while we recognize that challenges still persist, we are positioning ourselves to lead the transformation for the benefit of the organisation and the nation. ” These were the opening remarks from Patrick Hylton, National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCB) Group Managing Director at the recent announcement of the Bank’s unaudited results for its first quarter ended December 31, 2014.

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Protect Yourself from Email Scams 10 January 2015

As technology evolves, persons have become heavily reliant on its utility to define and direct their lifestyles. With this increased online usage, we have become more susceptible to instances of fraud/scamming and other threats of global concern.

 

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Sales performers are diamonds reaping millions 17 December 2014

National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCB) regards its people as its greatest asset; and in support of this, has a strong rewards and recognition programme, designed to consistently identify and reward performers and their model attributes.

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NCB bullish after FY 2013/2014 performance 14 November 2014

“We are bullish about the future and we are also very confident and bullish about the prospects of success of our organisation for 2014/2015,” declared Patrick Hylton, National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCB) Group Managing Director after the bank announced its unaudited results for the financial year ended September 30, 2014.

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AGIC Celebrates 50 Years with Partners and Customers 11 November 2014

Advantage General Insurance Company Limited (AGIC), a member of the NCB Group of Companies, will host its 50th Anniversary Cocktail on November 13, 2014 at 7:00 pm at the Sunken Garden, Hope Gardens. Under the theme, Evolution, the Cocktail celebrates AGIC’s 50 years of achievement and recognizes its intermediaries including brokers, agents and sales representatives, as well as its loyal customers for their invaluable role in its development.

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NCB Corporate Banking helps to fund student housing on campus 19 September 2014

Ground was broken at The University of the West Indies, Mona on Thursday, September 18, 2014 for a new housing development which will enable the institution to provide accommodation for an additional 1,584 students over the next three years. The first set of 576 units will be delivered in time for the start of the 2015/16 academic year.

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