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Western Union is offering a 50 per cent reduction in transfer fees to customers who send US$1,000 or more to India, Guyana or Suriname. Consumers heard about the promotion, which ends on October 31, at the Divali Nagar site where GraceKennedy (T&T) Ltd hosted a booth to celebrate the festival of lights and highlight the services offered by the company....

Kingston, Jamaica, 17 October 2014: Over 100 children of migrant workers will this year receive scholarships, to the tune of J$1.35M, courtesy of GraceKennedy Money Services (GKMS), through its Western Union brand.

In a brief presentation ceremony recently held at the company’s New Kingston office, the company presented scholarships to some of the recipients who are children of...

GraceKennedy Payment Services (GKPS) has received approval from the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) to proceed with mobile money.

The service will facilitate the movement of money to make electronic payments such as cash in and cash out, remittance loads, business to consumer loads, bill payments, mobile top up and peer to peer transfers.

It will be deployed commercially in 2015 through...

Kingston, Jamaica, 26 September 2014: Approximately 1800 residents from the communities of Frazer’s Content and Watermount in St. Catherine recently benefitted from free health fairs conducted by the HELP JA Medical Mission from New Jersey. The fairs, sponsored by GraceKennedy Money Services (GKMS) through its FX Trader and Western Union brands, were staged on September 16 and...

Now more than ever, women are traveling by themselves for business or pleasure. And although their reasons for traveling are similar to their male counterparts, women traveling alone have very different concerns. From safety issues to cultural variations, women travelers encounter a variety of difficulties that can be avoided if the necessary precautions are taken.

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