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6 Things You Need To Know Today – September 23, 2016

MoBay Mayhem – Thugs Wreaking Murderous Havoc In St James; 2016 Murder Count Approaching 200. St James, especially the parish capital, Montego Bay, is now gripped by fear and anxiety as gun-toting thugs continue to…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Builders Of Five-Star

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Economy Update: June 2016

Above find the June 2016 Economy Update from diGJamaica. As always, the infographic shows performance of key economic indicators and their percentage change compared to 12 months ago. For the percentage change comparison, green boxes or text indicate that the category’s value

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – June 13, 2016

Education Ministry To Probe Alleged Assault Of Female Student By School Resource Officer. Director for Safety and Security in Schools in the Ministry of Education Assistant Superintendent of Police Coleridge Minto says the ministry will be investigating the alleged beating

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Economy Update: End of May 2016

The below infographic shows performance of key economic indicators and their percentage change compared to 12 months ago. For the percentage change comparison, green boxes or text indicate that the category’s value has improved since the same period last year, while red

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 11, 2016

Expo Jamaica 2016 To Generate Big Bucks. The most conservative estimates are indicating that Expo Jamaica 2016, where the island’s products will be put on show for the world, will generate no less than $300 million in economic activity over its

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Economy Update: End of February 2016

Above is diGJamaica’s Economy Update for February 2016, showing the performance of key economic indicators and the percentage change compared to 12 months ago. For the percentage change comparison, green boxes or text indicate that the category’s value has improved since last

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ICYMI – Vogue Salutes Jamaica’s Reggae Revival

Jamaican Twitter was very excited yesterday as leading American fashion and lifestyle publication Vogue dropped a series of articles highlighting the Reggae Revival movement, along with several other aspects of our culture. See the links below: Reggae Revival 15 Roots Reggae Songs

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5 Facts: Tourism In Jamaica

World Tourism Day, September 27, was created to talk about the global impact of tourism. Under the theme “1 Billion Tourists, 1 Billion Opportunities”, this day seeks to highlight and encourage tourism as used for the greater good of development. Though a tiny

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – May 25, 2015

Robust Arrivals From USA For Winter Tourist Season. Tourist arrival figures are just in for the 2015 winter season, and Jamaica’s largest leisure market, the United States (US), has registered overall growth of 9.1 per cent over the same period –

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 15, 2015

Top Of The Class – CMI And Edna Manley College Getting Best Employment Offers Before Graduation. The top two tertiary institutions in Jamaica, which offer graduates the best prospects for employment, are the Caribbean Maritime Institute (CMI) and the Edna Manley

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