Author Archives: Returning

JN Bank’s first account holder

Percival Latouche (left), President of the Jamaica Association for the Resettlement of Returning Residents, receives a gift from Maureen Hayden-Cater, Managing Director, JN Bank, for being the first person to open a JN Bank account at the company’s Half-Way-Tree branch in St Andrew. JN Bank opened its doors to the public on Wednesday February 1, […]

Scotiabank announces special initiatives, partnerships to help seniors with digital banking channels

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Scotiabank Jamaica has announced a raft of new initiatives designed to help senior citizens to get more comfortable with its digital banking channels. On Saturday, November 28 and December 5, the bank said it will open branches in nine locations to provide assistance and coaching for customers who wish to learn how […]

The LignumVitae Tree

The Lignum Vitae (Guiacum Officinale) was found here by Christopher Columbus. The short, compact tree is native to continental tropical American and the West Indies. In Jamaica, it grows best in the dry woodland along the north and south coasts of the island. The plant is extremely ornamental, producing an attractive blue flower and orange-yellow […]