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June 2021
 

07 June 2021

Senior Veterinary Specialist, Veterinary Services Division, Dr. Suzanne McLennon-Miguel, addresses JIS ‘Think Tank’, on Thursday, June 3.

Activities To Recognise World Food Safety Day

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 07 Jun 2021    communications   
<p>The National Codex Committee (NCC) is recognising World Food Safety Day, which is globally celebrated on June 7, with a week of activities. The week of activities, held under the theme ‘Safe Food Now for a Healthy Jamaica’, began on May 31 and will culminate on Monday, June 7 with two webinars. The first webinar will be from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon and is a celebration of the day, while the second webinar, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., will focus on policy and regulations. These will be hosted across various platforms, including Instagram: WFSD Jamaica; Instagram: NCRA; and MIIC,...


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World Food Safety Day Virtual Webinar

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 07 Jun 2021    communications   
The National Codex Committee, under the theme, Safe Food Now For a Healthy Jamaica, invites you to an exciting celebration service to recognise World Food Safety Day (WFSD) on June 7, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM. Both Minister Shaw and Minister Green will join in the celebration!! Our partners from PAHO/WHO, FAO and IICA will also celebrate with Jamaica tomorrow!! There will be prizes and surprises for some lucky persons!!! We look forward to an exciting session!! To participate in this live webinar, click the link below to register now: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/...


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Minister of Industry, Investment and Commerce, Hon. Audley Shaw.

World Food Safety Day 2021 - Hon. Audley Shaw

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 07 Jun 2021    communications   
Codex Alimentarius: is a collection of internationally adopted food standards and related texts presented in a uniform manner. These food standards and related texts aim at protecting consumers’ health and ensuring fair practices in the food trade. I am pleased to join the National Codex Committee of Jamaica and the World in celebrating World Food Safety Day, 2021. The Ministry of Industry, Investment and Commerce continues to play a critical role in regulating manufacturers and other suppliers of food to ensure that food is produced in a safe and hygienic way. Brand Jamaica is very...


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

The Ministry of Industry, Investment and Commerce is described as Jamaica's "Business Ministry." It's mandate is to lead the development of policies that will create growth and jobs, while achieving social inclusion and consumer protection. The Ministry, working its stakeholders is primarily responsible for business policy development, monitoring and evaluation, while giving direction and oversight to a cluster of implementing departments and agencies.

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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