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Bartlett, Shaw working to get more local products into hotels

By | June 21st, 2018|Categories: news|

Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Audley Shaw shares his ideas on how his Ministry can offer new methods to reduce imports in the tourism industry with Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett during a Tourism [...]

Technology crucial to moving economy forward — IDB official

By | June 21st, 2018|Categories: news|

General Manager of the Country Department, Caribbean Group, at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Therese Turner-Jones (second right), in conversation with fellow panellists following a plenary session at the recent Jamaica Investment Forum held at [...]

5000 farmers to benefit from ‘Climatesmart Agriculture’ – Gov’t

By | June 20th, 2018|Categories: news|

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation has announced that approximately 5000 smallholder farmers in the parishes of Portland, St Thomas and St Mary will benefit from technical and technological expertise [...]

Maintain EPOC’s public education role in fiscal council – IMF

By | June 18th, 2018|Categories: news|

Panelist Dr Damien King, Executive Director of CAPRI (right) speaks at the public forum on the proposed independent Fiscal Council organized by the Caribbean Policy Research Institute on June 14, 2018. Finance Minister Dr Nigel [...]

BCIC tracking driving habits of motor policyholders

By | June 18th, 2018|Categories: news|

British Caribbean Insurance Company (BCIC) is tracking the driving behaviour of auto insurance policyholders, with their consent. Since late 2017, the company has been pilot-testing the Amber Connect vehicle-tracking device on privately owned motor vehicles [...]

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