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News Jamaica Kingston: Jamaica, Germany to explore possible collaboration on eco-tourism projects

Published on: Thursday 30 January 2020
Jamaica, Germany to explore possible collaboration on eco-tourism projects
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Jamaica,_Germany_to_explore_possible_collaboration_?profile=1228&template=MobileArticle

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, Daryl Vaz, told ambassadors during a meeting held at Jamaica House on Tuesday that Jamaica has to ...

News Jamaica Kingston: Mag 7.7 quake hits between Cuba and Jamaica, but no injuries

Published on: Wednesday 29 January 2020
Mag 7.7 quake hits between Cuba and Jamaica, but no injuries
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/powerful-earthquake-hits-cuba-jamaica-68592066

He said he had seen no damage around his home in northern Jamaica. Mexico’s National Seismological Service reported that the quake was felt in five states including as far away as Veracruz, on the ...

News Jamaica Kingston: Employees were evacuated in Kingston, Jamaica following a 7.7 magnitude earthquake on Tuesday

Published on: Tuesday 28 January 2020
Employees were evacuated in Kingston, Jamaica following a 7.7 magnitude earthquake on Tuesday
News source: https://www.kltv.com/video/2020/01/28/employees-were-evacuated-kingston-jamaica-following-magnitude-earthquake-tuesday/

Employees were evacuated in Kingston, Jamaica following a 7.7 magnitude earthquake on Tuesday.

News Jamaica Kingston: Cruise passengers to receive Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee

Published on: Thursday 09 January 2020
Cruise passengers to receive Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Cruise_passengers_to_receive_Jamaica_Blue_Mountain_Coffee

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Tourism Minister, Edmund Bartlett says passengers on board the cruise ship Norwegian Bliss, which is set to dock in Ocho Rios tomorrow, will all receive a cup of Jamaica Blue ...

News Jamaica Kingston: Cool running: Jamaica's Kingston marathon

Published on: Saturday 04 January 2020
Cool running: Jamaica's Kingston marathon
News source: https://www.theguardian.com/travel/2020/jan/05/running-the-kingston-marathon-jamaica-holidays

A race around the capital lures Adharanand Finn to Jamaica, but it’s the friendly island that is the real winner ...

News Jamaica Kingston: Rams split pair of games in Jamaica

Published on: Friday 29 November 2019
Rams split pair of games in Jamaica
News source: https://www.ricentral.com/narragansett_times/sports/local_sports/rams-split-pair-of-games-in-jamaica/article_652c7bbc-1125-11ea-b94d-af5f38ff0c07.html

KINGSTON – The Rhody basketball team will return from their trip to Montego Bay, Jamaica with a solid win and a frustrating loss tucked away in their luggage. URI took care of business in their opener ...

News Jamaica Kingston: On the road in Jamaica: Blue mountain coffee, Reggae and Bob Marley

Published on: Monday 25 November 2019
On the road in Jamaica: Blue mountain coffee, Reggae and Bob Marley
News source: https://www.hindustantimes.com/travel/on-the-road-in-jamaica-blue-mountain-coffee-reggae-and-bob-marley/story-VwFi7e52iRuDuIjqOvdqVN.html

With 2.8 million people, Jamaica is the third-most populous Anglophone country in the Americas, after the United States and Canada. Kingston, the capital, is located on the south-eastern coast of the island.

News Jamaica Kingston: Jamaica's political orphans: The 1980 legacy

Published on: Wednesday 27 November 2019
Jamaica's political orphans: The 1980 legacy
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/opinion/jamaica-s-political-orphans-the-1980-legacy_180816?profile=1096

Watching the jubilant green massive of Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) supporters descend unto Kingston and stream into the National Arena last Sunday for the JLP's 76th Annual Conference was a truly ...

News Jamaica Kingston: Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett Looking to Boost Arrivals from Brazil

Published on: Wednesday 30 October 2019
Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett Looking to Boost Arrivals from Brazil
News source: https://www.eturbonews.com/376382/jamaica-tourism-minister-bartlett-looking-to-boost-arrivals-from-brazil/

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett (seen right in the photo) greets Brazilian Ambassador to Jamaica, His Excellency Carlos Alberto Michaelsen den Hartog, during a courtesy call at the ...

News Jamaica Kingston: Kingston as financial sector innovator

Published on: Tuesday 29 October 2019
Kingston as financial sector innovator
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/kingston-as-financial-sector-innovator_178332?profile=1100

These portfolios include judicious investments that unlock high growth for target companies throughout Caricom. The headquarters for the fund will be in Kingston and the fund manager is also Jamaican.

News Jamaica Kingston: Musical fund-raiser for local war vets in Kingston Sunday

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Musical fund-raiser for local war vets in Kingston Sunday
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/Musical_fund-raiser_for_local_war_vets_in_Kingston_Sunday?profile=1373

in collaboration with the Kingston Lay Magistrates' Association of Jamaica. Director at the association, Mark Clarke, told JIS News that the proceeds from the event will go towards supporting the work ...

News Jamaica Kingston: Range of awards for Jamaica's manufacturers and exporters from JMEA

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
Range of awards for Jamaica's manufacturers and exporters from JMEA
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business-observer/range-of-awards-for-jamaica-s-manufacturers-and-exporters-from-jmea_176750?profile=1056

last Saturday at the Jamaica Pegasus hotel in New Kingston. J Wray & Nephew (JWN) won the Governor General's Award for Exporter of the Year, as well as the Jamaica Public Service Award for Energy ...

News Jamaica Kingston: He left Jamaica to fight Nazi Germany and today hundreds rallied to honour the 'forgotten' RAF veteran

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
He left Jamaica to fight Nazi Germany and today hundreds rallied to honour the 'forgotten' RAF veteran
News source: https://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/left-jamaica-fight-nazi-germany-17059893

Known for his wicked sense of humour, he joined the RAF in Kingston, Jamaica, in November, 1944, as a flight mechanic then moved to Britain to serve before the conflict ended. He became a leading ...

News Jamaica Kingston: First rallycross win for Jamaica

Published on: Monday 07 October 2019
First rallycross win for Jamaica
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/lastestnews/First_rallycross_win_for_Jamaica_

KINGSTON, Jamaica -- Rallycross driver, Fraser McConnell secured Jamaica's first ever win at the Americas Rallycross Championship over the weekend. Rallycross is a form of sprint car racing, where ...

News Jamaica Kingston: PriceSmart Announces Plans to Build Two New Warehouse Clubs in Jamaica and Colombia

Published on: Thursday 03 October 2019
PriceSmart Announces Plans to Build Two New Warehouse Clubs in Jamaica and Colombia
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/pricesmart-announces-plans-build-two-120000936.html

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- PriceSmart, Inc. (PSMT) today announced that in September of 2019, it secured approximately 218,000 square feet of land in Jamaica upon which the Company plans to construct its second warehouse club in that country.  This club will be located within the city of

News Jamaica Kingston: Jamaica to undertake mosquito sterilisation pilot project

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
Jamaica to undertake mosquito sterilisation pilot project
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Jamaica_to_undertake_mosquito_sterilisation_pilot_project_?profile=1228&template=MobileArticle

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Come next year, the Ministry of Health and Wellness will be embarking on a pilot for the Sterilised Insect Technique (SIT), as part of efforts to minimise mosquito-borne diseases ...

News Jamaica Kingston: Jamaica hosts Enterprise Holdings' Global Franchising Caribbean Regional Conference

Published on: Thursday 22 August 2019
Jamaica hosts Enterprise Holdings' Global Franchising Caribbean Regional Conference
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business-report/jamaica-hosts-enterprise-holdings-global-franchising-caribbean-regional-conference_173016?profile=1056

Jamaica's capital city Kingston will host Enterprise Holdings' Global Franchising Caribbean Regional Conference next month. Scheduled for September 11 to 13, the conference is expected to attract some ...

News Jamaica Kingston: My Kingston & Cocktails With - John Pilbeam and Yvonne Webber

Published on: Sunday 25 August 2019
My Kingston & Cocktails With - John Pilbeam and Yvonne Webber
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/style-spotlight/my-kingston-cocktails-with-aug-25_172325?profile=1237

Yes, the Australian High Commission in the Caribbean was first established in Jamaica in 1974, immediately before Commonwealth Heads of Government — including the Australian prime minister at the time ...