EOJ preparing … Election Budget - To surpass $1.1B price tag for 2016 polls

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As Jamaica anticipates general election in 2020 the country’s electoral body, the Electoral Office of Jamaica (EOJ), is currently preparing its estimates of expenditure for local government polls due this year, and legislative election also…

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Manufacturing growth - Local product makers demand level playing field, urge greater focus on sector

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Local manufacturers are calling for greater emphasis to be placed on building the productive capacity of the Jamaican economy by developing a more business friendly environment. Richard Pandohie, president of the Jamaica Manufacturers and…

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PNP in the hunt for youth votes - Party begins polling to inform election strategy

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With the election temperature now slowly on the rise, the People’s National Party (PNP) has given The Sunday Gleaner a peek into the strategies it will be using as it seeks to boot the Andrew Holness-led Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) from government…

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Voter ID card renewal rush - More than 350,000 new photos taken in two months

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Imminent local and legislative elections, widely expected in the first half of 2020, have apparently sent hundreds of thousands of Jamaicans to Electoral Office of Jamaica (EOJ) venues to renew national identification cards issued before 2015….

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‘Free paper’ soon burn - Promoters await Government’s next move on party lock-offs

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Now that the festive season is over and parties are winding down, it is a good time to reflect and assess how the entertainment industry moves forward, especially in relation to the issues of early party lock-offs and the temporary amendments to…

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15 surprising facts about Jamaican resorts - Mash Viral

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15 surprising facts about Jamaican resorts - Mash Viral

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Advocates bemoan cold shoulder given to ex-inmates - Jamaica Observer

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Stock market wealth tops $2 trillion

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Eleven stocks made triple-digit gains on the Jamaica Stock Exchange, JSE, last year, and the market racked up a new record having topped 500,000 points for the first time. Market analysts expect stocks to maintain vibrancy in 2020, given pending…

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Manufacturing: Jamaica’s fallen titan

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If one traverses the stretch along Industrial Terrace, attempts at a return to the once bustling manufacturing activity of decades past are evident. Where in recent years there was peeling paint, bleached buildings and rusting steel – all screaming…

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