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Hundreds from social entreprise sector expected to attend SEBI Summit

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Jamaica has identified two (2) IMPORTED cases of Malaria since the beginning of 2017. On January 5, there was one (1) confirmed case reported by the National Public Health Laboratory.

On January 6, 2017, there was another reported case by a private laboratory. Case investigation commenced immediately and the persons admitted to hospital.

The repeat blood smear for the second patient showed...
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Health Advisory on Malaria - January 8, 2017 - Jamaica Information Service

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A #PartnershipForProsperity.

Residents of Clarendon are hailing the Ministry of Health’s implementation of the Public Sector Pharmacy Partner Programme in the parish.

The initiative, which is being piloted over the next three months, aims to reduce the waiting time for medication at public hospitals and clinics.

It is being spearheaded by the National Health Fund (NHF) and involves...
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Clarendon Residents Welcome Programme to Speed Up Dispensing of Drugs - Jamaica Information Service

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JN has many community champions! One of them is Alethia Peart, who has just been awarded the CVSS Volunteer of the Year! Congrats Alethia
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Alethia Peart shows passion for volunteerism

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Social enterprises can boost the economy

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We are well on the path to growth and prosperity.

General Manager of the Inter-American Development Bank’s (IDB) Caribbean Country Department, Therese Turner-Jones, says the prospect for growth in the Jamaican economy is better than it has ever been.

IDB Official Says Growth Prospect Good - Jamaica Information Service

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — New Mayor of the Kingston and St Andrew Municipality Senator Delroy Williams has appealed for citizens “to act in the true spirit of Christmas”, ahead of the annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony in St Willia ...

‘Act in true spirit of Christmas’, Kingston mayor urges - Latest News

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Tourism Is Jamaica's Oil - Holness

Buoyed by a flurry of positive developments in the tourism sector, including the recent visit of a packed cruise ship to Kingston and the docking of the largest cruise ship in the world in Falmouth last month, Prime Minister Andrew Holness, accompanied by Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett, visited the headquarters of the world's largest cruise company,...
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Tourism is Jamaica's oil - Holness

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Therese Turner-Jones, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) country representative in Jamaica, has said that she expects the calendar year to end with the economy still barrelling on its positive path.

Speaking with The Gleaner yesterday, Turner-Jones said that the positives that have emerged in the Jamaican economy so far this year were expected as the Andrew Holness-led administration...
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Shattering 2% - IDB boss says economy well poised, wants growth rate to reach elusive figure

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Rosalie Hamilton, the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) candidate for the Rae Town Division in Kingston has retained the seat by a margin of one vote following a magisterial recount, which ended a short while ago.

JLP to control KSAC with one-vote win in Rae Town - Latest News

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Minister of Finance and Public Service Audley Shaw says the Jamaican dollar is experiencing a revaluation due to the working group that he established to monitor the foreign exchange market.

In late November, the minister informed Parliament that he had established a stakeholder group, mainly comprising people from the financial sector, to work with the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) to deal with...
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Jamaican dollar revaluing — finance minister - News - Jamaica Observer Mobile

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I have announced plans to provide the Business Processing Outsourcing (BPO) industry with a major boost by establishing a special investment fund to provide more space in the sector.

I have given intructions to the Development Bank of Jamaica (DBJ), Factories Corporation of Jamaica and the country’s promotion arm, JAMPRO to oversee, the establishment of the fund, as well as the approval...
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PM reveals plans to provide more BPO space

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The Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) won yesterday’s Local Government Elections, taking eight of the country’s 13 parish councils, including the prized Kingston and St Andrew Corporation, in a poll marked by extremely low voter turnou ...

Ruling party wins parish council elections - News

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“The plight of young girls at the Granville Place of Safety influenced us at the JN Foundation to do something to make a difference in their lives. We recognise that communities in rural Jamaica are faced with limited resources and other constraints.”— Saffrey Brown, GM, JN Foundation

Granville Girls To Get Multi-Purpose Building | JN Foundation

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Bartlett named 'World's Leading Personality'

For his monumental contribution to travel and tourism, Jamaica's Edmund Bartlett has been named the World's Leading Personality for Outstanding Services to Travel by the prestigious World Travel Awards (WTA).

The tourism minister will receive the award in the Maldives, South Asia, this Friday, December 2. This is his second award from the WTA,...
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Bartlett named 'World's Leading Personality'

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8 of Jamaica's leading companies nominated for Jamaica Observer Business Leader Award. JN Group is proud to be part of this group. Jamaica National Building Society (JNBS)

The many faces of charity - Business

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The local government is the best mechanism to transfer the prosperity and growth that is happening in the larger economy to your community. #WeCare #VoteJLP

VIDEO: JLP-controlled local government to 'transfer prosperity to communities' - Holness

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Check out this great article in The Jamaica Observer featuring our luncheon with the top business students of Ardenne and Meadowbrook High School.

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NCB Applauds Success - News

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