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November 2018
 

26 November 2018

Hon J. C. Hutchinson (2nd right), Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, receives a copy of ‘Booming Bamboo’ book from Prof. Lu Wenming, Deputy Director General, International Bamboo and Rattan Organisation (INBAR), during a courtesy call at his Hope Gardens offices in St. Andrew on Monday, November 26. Others, from left, are Gladstone Rose, Special Projects Director, Stephen Wedderburn, Executive Director, both of the Bureau of Standards Jamaica, and Hao Ying, Director Membership Affairs, INBAR. Prof Lu Wenming is visiting Jamaica to attend a three-day Caribbean International Bamboo Symposium to be held at the Jamaica Conference Centre in Kingston starting November 27 and culminating with a tour of bamboo facilities by delegates on Thursday, November 29.

Jamaica hosts Caribbean International Bamboo Symposium

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 26 Nov 2018    communications   
As Jamaica prepares to host the International Bamboo Symposium Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon J.C. Hutchinson, today welcomed Prof. Lu Wenming, Deputy Director General of the International Bamboo and Rattan Organisation in China, and his delegation to the symposium to be held at the Jamaica Conference Centre in Kingston, starting November 27. The symposium, which is being held in the Caribbean for the first time, will have some 250 delegates from the Caribbean in attendance and is aimed at highlighting the benefits of bamboo...


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Minister Hutchinson welcomes Deputy Director General Prof. Lu Wenming

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 26 Nov 2018    communications   
Hon J.C. Hutchinson (right), Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, welcomes Prof. Lu Wenming, Deputy Director General, International Bamboo and Rattan Organisation, to Jamaica during a courtesy call at his Hope Gardens offices in St. Andrew on Monday, November 26. Prof Lu Wenming is visiting Jamaica to attend a three-day Caribbean International Bamboo Symposium to be held at the Jamaica Conference Centre in Kingston starting November 27 and culminating with a tour of bamboo facilities by delegates on Thursday, November 29.


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Minister Hutchinson views token received from Prof. Lu Wenming

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 26 Nov 2018    communications   
Hon J. C. Hutchinson (right), Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, views token received from Prof. Lu Wenming, Deputy Director General, International Bamboo and Rattan Organisation (INBAR), during a courtesy call at his Hope Gardens offices in St. Andrew on Monday, November 26. Prof Lu Wenming is visiting Jamaica to attend a three-day Caribbean International Bamboo Symposium to be held at the Jamaica Conference Centre in Kingston starting November 27 and culminating with a tour of bamboo facilities by delegates on Thursday, November 29.


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Welcome to the official website of the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries.

The Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries (MICAF) has been charged with the responsibility of driving the integration of the production of primary agricultural produce along all the stages of the supply chain through to value added and facilitating full commercialization of outputs of the agriculture, manufacturing, and service sectors.

We have, therefore, placed much energy and enthusiasm into the development of this website to provide timely information on the Ministry, our agencies and programmes.

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