Jobs are coming - Employment hike predicted as JISCO invests billions to contruct industrial park in Nain

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Some 20,000 jobs are expected to be generated in five years from the US$3-4 billion Jamaica-Gansu Industrial Park to be constructed in Nain, St Elizabeth, by the state-owned Chinese Jiuquan Iron…

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Suarez sends Uruguay and Russia to last 16 at World Cup

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ROSTOV-ON-DON (AP):With a single goal, Luis Suarez settled the fate of four teams in the group stage of the World Cup.The controversial striker, who was making his 100th appearance in his national team’s light blue, scored Wednesday to give Uruguay…

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Croatia, France advance - Humiliation for Argentina

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MOSCOW (AP):Lionel Messi’s goal drought at the 2018 World Cup continued on Day 8 after Croatia thrashed Argentina 3-0 to advance from the group.France also qualified for the round of 16 after beating Peru 1-0 and eliminating the South Americans, the…

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Croatia, France advance - Humiliation for Argentina

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MOSCOW (AP):Lionel Messi’s goal drought at the 2018 World Cup continued on Day 8 after Croatia thrashed Argentina 3-0 to advance from the group.France also qualified for the round of 16 after beating Peru 1-0 and eliminating the South Americans, the…

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Tanya Lee | World Cup hits and misses

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We’re in week two of the FIFA World Cup, and all 32 teams are off the mark with their opening fixtures in what has truly been a captivating first round. What a mixed bag of hits and misses it’s been so far!The biggest surprise, so far, has been how…

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Tanya Lee | World Cup hits and misses

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We’re in week two of the FIFA World Cup, and all 32 teams are off the mark with their opening fixtures in what has truly been a captivating first round. What a mixed bag of hits and misses it’s been so far!The biggest surprise, so far, has been how…

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Scott, Thomas win National titles

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JORDAN Scott and Orlando Thomas captured the first two finals on yesterday’s opening day of the JAAA/ Supreme Ventures Limited National Junior and Senior Championships at the National Stadium.In a triple jump event dominated by collegiate athletes…

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Scott, Thomas win National titles

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JORDAN Scott and Orlando Thomas captured the first two finals on yesterday’s opening day of the JAAA/ Supreme Ventures Limited National Junior and Senior Championships at the National Stadium.In a triple jump event dominated by collegiate athletes…

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Hard work pays off for ‘Frog’ Holmes

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Richard ‘Frog’ Holmes made it to the semi-finals of the Wray and Nephew Contender series once more on Wednesday night when he scored a unanimous decision over Team Canada’s Lerone Whyte at the Chinese Benevolent Association auditorium.Judges…

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Hard work pays off for ‘Frog’ Holmes

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Richard ‘Frog’ Holmes made it to the semi-finals of the Wray and Nephew Contender series once more on Wednesday night when he scored a unanimous decision over Team Canada’s Lerone Whyte at the Chinese Benevolent Association auditorium.Judges…

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