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News Jamaica: Jamaica: A Crazy Adventure

News source: https://urbanette.com/jamaica-travel-guide/
Publicated on: Wednesday 16 January 2019

Jamaica. Exciting, provocative, colorful, unpredictable, and sometimes downright scary. If you habitually avoid the unexpected and seek the sanctuary of American food chains and a buttoned-down cultur...

News Jamaica: Jamaica, Petrojam and a beleaguered Venezuela

News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/opinion/jamaica-petrojam-and-a-beleaguered-venezuela_154618?profile=1096
Publicated on: Wednesday 16 January 2019

With his country in economic shambles and facing an uncertain political future, Nicolas Maduro was sworn in as president of Venezuela for a second term last Thursday. A significant number of countries ...

News Jamaica: Jamaica Fire Kills 84-Year-Old Woman, 1 Hurt: NYPD

News source: https://patch.com/new-york/jamaica/jamaica-fire-kills-84-year-old-woman-1-hurt-nypd
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

JAMAICA, QUEENS – An 84-year-old woman was killed when a fire ripped through her Jamaica home late Wednesday, police said. An 85-year-old man was seriously hurt. Firefighters found the pair in ...

News Jamaica: Jamaica Turns to Reggae Videos to Promote Inflation Target

News source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-01-17/no-inflation-no-cry-jamaica-turns-to-reggae-to-promote-target
Publicated on: Wednesday 16 January 2019

At a time when inflation targets have eluded the central banks of major emerging markets like Turkey and Argentina, Jamaica has turned to an unorthodox method of communicating its consumer price polic...

News Jamaica: Jamaica: 5 Open Houses To Stop By (PICS)

News source: https://patch.com/new-york/jamaica/jamaica-5-open-houses-stop-pics
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

JAMAICA, NY — House shopping online can make you feel like you're going in circles. While listing images can help, they're no stand-in for the real thing. That's where open houses come in handy ...

News Jamaica: Jamaica's central bank is using reggae-inspired music videos to teach people about monetary policy

News source: https://www.businessinsider.com/jamaica-reggae-inspired-monetary-policy-videos-central-bank-2019-1
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

Jamaica's central bank has released a series of videos on Twitter addressing inflation and monetary policy. The Caribbean nation has dealt with extremely high levels of debt in recent years. The campa...

News Jamaica: Jamaica on AAA New York List of the Top Ten Travel Designations Booked in 2018

News source: https://jamaicans.com/jamaica-on-aaa-new-york-list-of-the-top-ten-travel-designations-booked-in-2018/
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

AAA Central New York revealed that Jamaica was one of the Top Ten destinations its clients booked during 2018. Jamaica ranked fifth on the list, ahead of Mexico, Italy, Hawaii, Las Vegas, and European ...

News Jamaica: Outlook for Jamaica's international trade in 2019

News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/opinion/outlook-for-jamaica-s-international-trade-in-2019_154731?profile=1096
Publicated on: Wednesday 16 January 2019

The prospects for expanding exports depend significantly on the state of the economy and its trading partners. The major global economic institutions, such as the International Monetary Fund (IMF), th...

News Jamaica: Jamaica cautioned by BBC journalists about Chinese investments

News source: https://www.stlucianewsonline.com/jamaica-cautioned-by-bbc-journalists-about-chinese-investments/
Publicated on: Wednesday 16 January 2019

(JAMAICA GLEANER) — It is the opinion of two British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) journalists that the investments that China is making in Jamaica must spark a level of caution in citizens. In an ex...

News Jamaica: Jamaica: Building strong relationships with big and small producers in order to create a 'ginger hub'

News source: https://www.freshplaza.com/article/9062773/jamaica-building-strong-relationships-with-big-and-small-producers-in-order-to-create-a-ginger-hub/
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

In the 1960’s and 70’s, Jamaica was one of the top three producers of ginger in the world, but by the 1990’s the production in the island faced significant challenges with the discovery of the ginger ...

News Jamaica: Jamaica gov’t to help improve coffee industry

News source: https://wicnews.com/caribbean/jamaica-govt-help-improve-coffee-industry-204215272/
Publicated on: uesday 15 January 2019

Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Minister, Audley Shaw, says the Government will be taking a multipronged approach to improve the coffee industry. This includes market diversification and ...

News Jamaica: Caribbean Travel Marketplace to welcome Chinese buyers to Jamaica

News source: https://www.stlucianewsonline.com/caribbean-travel-marketplace-to-welcome-chinese-buyers-to-jamaica/
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

(PRESS RELEASE) – For the first time in Caribbean Travel Marketplace history, the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) will host a large contingent of Chinese travel buyers. Twenty companies ...