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PNP Salutes Former US Secretary of State Colin Luther Powell

PNP Salutes Former US Secretary of State Colin Luther Powell

[KINGSTON,  Jamaica] –  The PNP joins with Jamaicans at home and abroad to mourn the passing of Retired United States Army General and Former Secretary of State, Colin Luther Powell. General Powell was the son of Jamaican immigrants Luther and Maud Powell of Top Hill, St. Elizabeth Jamaica. Born in Harlem, New York in 1937, […]

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Jamaica’s Relationship with the United States remains Strong

Jamaica’s Relationship with the United States remains Strong

[WASHINGTON, DC] – Jamaica’s Ambassador to the United States, Her Excellency Audrey Marks, says the island’s relationship with the United States under the Biden-Harris administration remains strong and is emphasizing that the Government of Jamaica continues to greatly value its enduring partnership with the US. She was on addressing a reception at the Embassy of […]

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Forty Jamaican Women to be Gifted with Breast Cancer Screening Opportunity

Forty Jamaican Women to be Gifted with Breast Cancer Screening Opportunity

[KINGSTON, Jamaica] – The only fully Jamaican-owned remittance brand, JN Money, has pledged to finance mammograms for 40 women who are relatives or friends of its customers.  JN Money has partnered with its sister company, JN Bank – members of the JN Group to finance mammograms for nearly 100 women in Jamaica for the month […]

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Adopt-a-Clinic Program Gaining Traction Among Jamaican Diaspora in USA

Adopt-a-Clinic Program Gaining Traction Among Jamaican Diaspora in USA

[WASHINGTON, DC] – The Jamaica Ministry of Health and Wellness’ Adopt-a-Clinic programme is gaining traction. The traction particularly among the Jamaican Diaspora in the United States, which has adopted several clinics across the island. Data from the Ministry of Health and Wellness says there are 109 clinics up for adoption. Of which, 36 are now […]

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The UK’s TV: A People Favorite

The UK’s TV: A People Favorite

The UK is home to some of the greatest TV shows ever written and produced. But which of these shows are people’s favorites? Let’s find out with Betway! The UK has proven time and again that they are the world leader when it comes to creating and producing exciting and intelligent television. Their TV formats […]

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Caribbean Export and UWI to Partner on Trade and Investment

Caribbean Export and UWI to Partner on Trade and Investment

[Bridgetown, Barbados] –  The Caribbean Export Development Agency and The Shridath Ramphal Centre for International Trade Law (SRC) have agreed on a framework to partner on a trade and investment research agenda.  On October, 1st 2021 the two organisations signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to officiate a long standing relationship. Plus, the implementation of […]

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Are you a US citizen moving to Singapore? Don’t forget these 5 tips!

Are you a US citizen moving to Singapore? Don’t forget these 5 tips!

Many Americans in Singapore blindly follow what tax guide they have read on the Internet and apply similar rules in their own taxation forms. They are often unaware that the United States and Singapore have different tax laws for expat tax filing and may not properly file their taxes. If you have moved to Singapore […]

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U.S. Congressman Dwight Evans Connects with Ambassador Marks on COVID-19 In Jamaica

U.S. Congressman Dwight Evans Connects with Ambassador Marks on COVID-19 In Jamaica

U.S. Congressman Dwight Evans Joins Jamaica’s Health Minister Dr Christopher Tufton on Let’s Connect with Ambassador Marks [WASHINGTON, DC]  – Congressman Dwight Evans, a member of the United States powerful House Ways and Means Committee and Health Subcommittee will join Jamaica’s Health and Wellness Minister Dr. Christopher Tufton, as special guests at the next edition […]

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Trinidad and Tobago Acclaimed Architect Mark Raymond to Speak at The Museums Association of The Caribbean Conference

Trinidad and Tobago Acclaimed Architect Mark Raymond to Speak at The Museums Association of The Caribbean Conference

[Washington, DC]  –  As the world continues to grapple with the effects of COVID-19 and countries and industries attempt to pivot, in a bid to regain some semblance of normalcy, the Caribbean region, too, is effectively and strategically embarking on hosting meaningful dialogue. On November 3, 2021, architect and educator Mark Raymond joins a distinguished […]

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Jamaican Professor, Charles Mills Dies of Cancer in New York

Jamaican Professor, Charles Mills Dies of Cancer in New York

by Howard Campbell [NEW YORK] – Charles W. Mills, a Jamaican academic with a respected grasp of racial issues in the United States, died from cancer in New York on September 20 at age 70. Mills was a Distinguished Professor in philosophy at City University of New York (CUNY), where he was a senior member […]

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