KINGSTON, July 22, 2019 - Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Kamina Johnson Smith, says oceans and seas are pivotal to the economic sustainability of small island developing states (SIDS) such as Jamaica.
CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown, Guyana - July 22, 2019 - A CARICOM Secretariat team is in Jamaica this week collaborating with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade (MFAFT) on a series of CSME engagements with the private and public sectors, labour and other stakeholders.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, July 19, 2019: The Opposition PNP says it welcomes the fall in unemployment to 7.8% as at April 2019, and the continuation of this trend which began under the previous PNP Administration as a result of the transformational reforms which have placed Jamaica’s macro-economy on a sustainable positive trajectory.
KINGSTON, Jamaica July 19, 2019 - After seven months without the services of a Consul General, Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade Minister, Senator Kamina Johnson Smith has announced the appointment of financier Alison Roach-Wilson as Jamaica’s New Consul General to New York to replace Turdy Deans who was unceremoniously removed from the position last December.
MICHIGAN July 17 - Minister of Labour and Social Security, Shahine Robinson, says as a result of their their exemplary work ethic, there is a high demand for Jamaican workers in the hospitality industry in the state of Michigan in the United States.
WASHINGTON, DC, July 12, 2019 - The newly appointed World Bank representative for Jamaica and Guyana, Mr. Ozan Sevimli, has lauded Jamaica on its sterling economic performance noting that "Jamaica is on the move."
KINGSTON, July 10, 2019 - The Opposition PNP says it notes with concern that the foreign exchange market is once again experiencing an acute shortage of supply, with major businesses in the real sector being unable to source foreign currency from authorised dealers for the past two weeks.