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Xoom Announces New Global Brand Ambassador Usain Bolt

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Xoom, PayPal’s international money transfer service, has announced eight-time Olympic Gold Medalist Usain Bolt as its global brand ambassador through 2020. The partnership kicks off as Xoom expands its send money service to customers in Canada who will be able to send money, reload phones and pay bills for loved ones in more than 130 countries globally.

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'You don't replace Muhammad Ali', Coe blasts Bolt 'obsession'

GOLD COAST, Australia (AFP) — World athletics chief Sebastian Coe blasted the "obsession" with Usain Bolt as Yohan Blake kick-started track and field's new era without the Jamaican sprint king at the Commonwealth Games on Sunday.

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  • Countries Jamaica
  • Published in Sports

‘I Am Bolt’ a Boost for Brand Jamaica says Holness

KINGSTON, December 8, 2016- Prime Minister Andrew Holness, has hailed ‘I Am Bolt’, the film documenting the life and successes of track and field icon Usain Bolt as a big hit for Brand Jamaica.

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  • Countries Jamaica
  • Published in Tourism

Statues for Bolt, Fraser-Pryce, Campbell-Brown and Powell

KINGSTON, October 12, 2016 - Jamaica's  Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport has commissioned the production of statues of several track and field athletes, in honour of their outstanding contribution to the development of Jamaican track and field.

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  • Countries Jamaica

Bolt makes low-key return to Jamaica

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Aug 30, CMC- Usain Bolt is back in Jamaica following his historic exploits at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, which ended earlier this month.
  • Published in Sports
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