KINGSTON, Jamaica, June 19, 2021 - The United States-based transport company Uber, this week launched its operation in Kingston, Jamaica today and is now allowing Jamaicans to sign up to become drivers or request rides to get from one location within Kingston to another.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, June 3, 2020 - Chairman of the Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA), LeVaughn Flynn, says the Dangerous Drugs (Cannabis Import and Export Licensing) Regulations 2020 is now in the final stages before promulgation.
KINGSTON, May 22, 2021 - Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) Governor, Richard Byles, says deposit-taking institutions’ (DTIs) balance sheets continue to indicate that they are growing, properly capitalised and in compliance with prudent liquidity standards.
KINGSTON, Jamaica. April 8, 2022 - Access to, and use of financial services will be made easier with the use of the digital payment wallet, Lynk, which is the platform used to facilitate transactions of the Bank of Jamaica’s Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC).
KINGSTON, January 14, 2022 - Prime Minister Andrew Holness has told Bloomberg, that he expects more than 70% of the Jamaican population will be using the country’s CBDC digital currency within five years.
KINGSTON, November 22, 2021 - The Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) is slated to commence national rollout of the Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) platform during the first quarter of 2022.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, July 24, 2021 - The Government of Jamaica (GOJ) created history, on Friday July 23, with the successful completion of a catastrophe bond (CAT bond) issuance through the World Bank (International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD)) that secured US$185.0 million in financial protection against major hurricanes.
KINGSTON, April 7, 2022 - Jamaicans can protect their goods and services with trademarks in 126 foreign markets, through the Jamaica Intellectual Property Office (JIPO). this is the word from Minister of Industry, Investment and Commerce, Senator Aubyn Hill, during a webinar on the Madrid Protocol, today.
WASHINGTON DC, January 28, 2022 - Tourism Minister Ed Bartlett has challenged the tourism industry to begin to look more seriously at ‘diasporic tourism’ as a means of accelerating investments in the country’s tourism product.
KINGSTON, January 13, 2022 - Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the major investment of US$60 million dollars into the redevelopment of Kingston Wharves Limited (KWL) is a significant boost for the productive sector and the economy.