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Communication & Public Relations Division

The Communication & Public Relations Division disseminates information on the Ministry’s programmes, as well as those of its executive and advisory agencies, to stakeholders within the sectors affiliated to the Ministry and to the general public, using the commercial media, social media platforms and the Jamaica Information Service as its primary channels. Additional responsibilities of the Division are:

  • To provide multi-media communication and PR services to the Ministry in accordance with the standards outlined in Government’s Communication Policy and relevant sections of the Staff Orders for the Public Service
  • To develop, implement and coordinate a composite Public Relations Programme for the Ministry together with specifically targeted interventions to educate specially targeted groups on new projects or policy initiatives
  • To highlight key Ministry programmes and to make stakeholders aware of available assistance under select projects through:
    1. news releases
    2. radio and television interviews
    3. media tours
    4. advertisements
    5. news conferences
    6. social media messaging
  • To provide support to all the Divisions and Agencies of the Ministry in publicizing their annual activities
  • To write reports, brochures and speeches highlighting successful initiatives throughout the sector

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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4 St. Lucia Avenue, Kingston 5, Jamaica
Telephone: (876) 968-7116 
Fax: (876) 960-7422 

Opening hours: 
Mondays - Thursdays 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Fridays 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.



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