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Jamaica's ease of doing business rank improves

KINGSTON, Jamaica Oct. 29 - Members of the private sector and development partners are welcoming the news that Jamaica has made a remarkable leap in the just-released World Bank Ease of Doing Business ranking, from 94 last year to 58, out of 189 countries.

Jamaica bans travellers from Ebola infected countries

KINGSTON, Jamaica, October 17, 2014,– As Caribbean countries continue to put in place measures to deal with a possible outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in the region, Jamaica has joined St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines and St. Kitts/ Nevis  in placing  a ban on nationals from Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Guinea entering their countries.
  • Published in Tourism

Carl Williams appointed Police Commissioner

Kingston, Jamaica, September 10, 2014 - Jamaica's search for a police commissioner has ended with the appointment of Carl McKay Williams  as the island's new Commissioner of Police, effective September 15, 2014. He replaces Owen Ellington who retired from the force on July 1, 2014 after serving  the constabulary for thirty four years.

Jamaica, Haiti book Concacaf women’s spot

 Trinidad Guardian: Jamaica and Haiti will go after a spot in Tuesday’s final of the inaugural Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Women’s Cup when they lock horns in the Group A decider at the Ato Boldon Stadium, Couva from 7.15 pm tonight.
  • Published in Sports

Jamaica Not in High Risk Category for Ebola

Kingston, Jamaica, August 18, 2014 - Minister of Health Dr. Fenton Ferguson says Jamaica does not, at this time, fall into the category of high risk countries for transmission of the Ebola Virus.
  • Published in Health

Glasgow's Barrhead Travel promotes Jamaica

KINGSTON, Jamaica, August 4, 2014:  Jamaica's Minister of Tourism and Entertainment, Dr. Wykeham McNeill (right) and Director of Tourism, Paul Pennicook, pictured inside the Jamaica-branded taxis in Glasgow, Scotland.
  • Published in Tourism
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