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News Jamaica » Government: Have Jamaica, St Lucia and Guyana become the 'three blind mice' of Caricom?

News channel or source: http://m.jamaicaobserver.com/opinion/have-jamaica-st-lucia-and-guyana-become-the-8216-three-blind-mice-8217-of-caricom-_125380?profile=1096
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

And what should be particularly distressing for the people of St Lucia, Guyana, and Jamaica is that these three neophyte heads of government are seemingly unaware that each of their nations possess outstanding records as architects and champions of the ...

News Jamaica » Government: Jamaica Calls For Democracy to Return to Venezuela

News channel or source: http://www.caribbean360.com/news/jamaica-calls-democracy-return-venezuela
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Friday February 9, 2018 – Prime Minister Andrew Holness says his Government is concerned about the political and economic crisis in Venezuela, and wants to see citizens of that Spanish-speaking nation again enjoying their democracy.

News Jamaica » Government: Outgoing Chinese Ambassador Hailed as True Friend of Jamaica

News channel or source: http://jis.gov.jm/outgoing-chinese-ambassador-hailed-true-friend-jamaica/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

“It is with mixed feelings that we join in these festivities while at the same time bidding farewell to a true friend of Jamaica, who has truly endeared himself to the government and people of Jamaica as well as his colleagues in the diplomatic community ...

News Jamaica » Government: Local entrepreneur starts Jamaica's answer to Amazon

News channel or source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/big-business-move-local-entrepreneur-starts-jamaica-8217-s-answer-to-amazon_125644
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

JAMAICA'S leading information technology magnate Douglas Halsall ... with his company producing evidence of its ability to fulfil its promise, and already the Government has been reviewing its previous proposals. AIS has already digitalised operations ...

News Jamaica » Government: Factories Corporation of Jamaica Prepares to Build Island’s Largest BPO Complex

News channel or source: http://www.nearshoreamericas.com/jamaica-gears-build-largest-bpo-complex/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Lyttleton Shirley, Chairman of FCJ, told Jamaica Information Service that he was in contact with BPO firms willing set up operations in the facilities. The FCJ, which has already rented out three of its buildings to BPO firms, says the government had ...

News Jamaica » Government: Germany's FDP vows support for Angela Merkel-led minority government

News channel or source: http://www.dw.com/en/germanys-fdp-vows-support-for-angela-merkel-led-minority-government/a-42619278
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

The Greens and the CDU blamed Lindner for the failure of 'Jamaica' coalition talks The problem for Lindner ... public to parties perceived as not wanting to provide for a stable government," said Janning. "So Lindner is trying to appear responsible ...

News Jamaica » Government: FxWirePro: Germany’s AfD Party gains popularity as coalition talks yet to result in stable government

News channel or source: https://www.econotimes.com/FxWirePro-Germanys-AfD-Party-gains-popularity-as-coalition-talks-yet-to-result-in-stable-government-1158960
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

have so far failed to form a government since the election on September 24th. Initially, SPD ruled out forming a governing coalition with CDU and its sister party Christian Social Union (CSU) but as the so-called ‘Jamaica coalition’ talks failed in ...

News Jamaica » Government: In Jamaica, Tufts dentists provide care for rural communities

News channel or source: https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2018/02/06/jamaica-tufts-dentists-provide-care-for-rural-communities/vbWDFGnODY0UBI9glyZ5wO/story.html
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Dental and medical care is free in Jamaica, but government clinics are difficult to reach for many rural families, Brown said. Many clinics also are short-staffed, and long waits can frustrate patients who then seek relief from cheap hucksters or private ...

News Jamaica » Government: State of Emergency Extended for Jamaica's Montego Bay

News channel or source: http://www.meetings-conventions.com/News/Breaking-News/State-of-Emergency-Extended-Jamaica-Montego-Bay/
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

The government initially called for the operation to last 14 ... shootings occurred in the inner city of Montego Bay and did not impact the tourist areas. "Jamaica acted preemptively by declaring a state of public emergency to avoid further problems ...

News Jamaica » Government: Damion Blake: Lottery scams fuel crime in Jamaica

News channel or source: http://www.greensboro.com/opinion/columns/damion-blake-lottery-scams-fuel-crime-in-jamaica/article_d1826e33-39a7-5da9-8b5b-7e107463d449.html
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Hotels, restaurants, schools and government offices went on lockdown ... and say they’re waiting “out front,” threatening them with bodily harm. Over time, Jamaica’s lotto scammers have accrued fortunes, raking in up to $100,000 a week.