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September 2021
 
  • Hon. Audley Shaw observing the first shipment of the Spring Gardens Processors to export markets identified in Cana… https://t.co/d7a0n6rakt Posted: 1 week 1 day ago
  • Caribbean Export urges greater use of technology to build regional food security https://t.co/QxEmvXwKh4 Posted: 1 week 1 day ago
  • RT : Kick-start your organization’s accreditation journey, by building the competence of your teams through our technica… https://t.co/m3ukkosEUv Posted: 1 week 1 day ago

30 September 2021

Jamaican medical ganja producer aiding St Vincent and the Grenadines in reviving ganja production

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 30 Sep 2021    admin   
Jamaican medical ganja producer Pure Jamaican has rushed to aid St Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) in reviving its local ganja industry, which was destroyed by La Soufrière volcano in April this year. The Jamaican company has donated 10,000 premium, award-winning, feminised ganja seeds to SVG. This represents the first legal export of ganja material from Jamaica to another Caricom country. The seeds were produced under a research & development initiative spearheaded by Pure Jamaican's Gi Life Farm and master grower, Ed Rosenthal; Benjamin Lind of Humboldt Seed Company and Dr Machel...


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EVANS-ROBERTS... indicated that debtors who are found to be honest but have fallen in unfortunate situations can have their debts discharged within 12 months, but must receive financial counselling.

'Don't delay' OSI urges consumers in debt to begin credit repair

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 30 Sep 2021    admin   
Deputy supervisor of insolvency in the Office of the Supervisor of Insolvency (OSI) Fayola Evans-Roberts is urging people who are unable to meet debt obligations to begin credit restoration. She said due to the stigma and shame around bankruptcy, struggling debtors tend to sink deeper into debt in an attempt to clear initial credit by taking out more. “We have found that persons' take-home pay has ranged from $1,000 - $5,000. Ninety per cent of salary just goes to paying debt… borrowing from Peter to pay Paul,” Evans-Roberts said during the Caribbean Credit Repair Association's (...


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Virtual Madrid Protocol Webinar.

Virtual Stakeholders Webinar on the Madrid Protocol

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 30 Sep 2021    admin   
Minister of Industry, Investment and Commerce, Hon. Audley Shaw, Hon. Audley Shaw, at the virtual Stakeholders Webinar on the Madrid Protocol, hosted by the Jamaica Intellectual Property Office (JIPO) in collaboration with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), at the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, Hope Gardens, Kingston on Thursday, September 30, 2021. Other presenters joining virtually are Executive Director, JIPO, Lilyclaire Bellamy; Senior Director, Madrid Registry, Brands and Designs Sector, WIPO, Geneva, Switzerland, Mr. David Muls; Director, Madrid Legal Division...


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The Ministry

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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  • Hon. Audley Shaw observing the first shipment of the Spring Gardens Processors to export markets identified in Cana… https://t.co/d7a0n6rakt Posted: 1 week 1 day ago
  • Caribbean Export urges greater use of technology to build regional food security https://t.co/QxEmvXwKh4 Posted: 1 week 1 day ago
  • RT : Kick-start your organization’s accreditation journey, by building the competence of your teams through our technica… https://t.co/m3ukkosEUv Posted: 1 week 1 day ago

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