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Montego Bay Chamber Challenged to defend local businesses

MONTEGO BAY,  April 16, 2019 - There was a time when the Montego Bay Chamber of Commerce was the most respected and the most powerful voice of civil society in Western Jamaica. It was a mover and shaker and a force to be reckoned with in influencing public policy.
  • Published in Opinion

Montego Bay’s Crisis of Leadership - Will the bramble lead?

There was a time when St. James boasted of leaders who when they spoke Kingston listened. Men who were not intimidated by the powerful, nor by the urban intellectual elite. Leaders like Alan George St. Clarke Coombs, Herbert Eldemire and the ‘Dean of Cornwall’ Howard Cooke whose legacy can be seen by the monument they left behind.
  • Published in Opinion
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