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Inter-American Development Bank Believes Jamaica’s Proposed Transformation To A Fully Digital Economy Will Enhance Public Service Delivery

Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Caribbean Country Manager, Therese Turner-Jones, believes Jamaica’s proposed transformation to a fully digital economy will enhance public service delivery and, by extension, the lives of persons accessing attendant provisions. Among the potential benefits to be derived, she says, are the streamlining of benefits, so that they get to where they ought […]

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Government Of Jamaica Has Not Given Up On The National Identification System (NIDS)

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has asserted that the Government has not given up on the National Identification System (NIDS). The Prime Minister says the faster the Jamaican society embraces the imminent move to a digital society, more advantages will be realised. The Prime Minister made the comments earlier this week (August 7) during his keynote […]

Inter-American Development Bank Believes Jamaica’s Proposed Transformation To A Fully Digital Economy Will Enhance Public Service Delivery

Jamaicans Encouraged To Embrace The Possibilities That Can Result From The Country’s Transition To A Digital Economy

Prime Minister Andrew Holness, is encouraging Jamaicans to embrace the possibilities that can result from the country’s transition to a digital economy. He noted that many times booms have come in the digital global economy and we have not been able to ride them. We are now on the upswing of the digital era. Let […]

Inter-American Development Bank Believes Jamaica’s Proposed Transformation To A Fully Digital Economy Will Enhance Public Service Delivery

Jamaica’s Economy Has Been Experiencing Consistent Growth For Almost 18 Consecutive Quarters – Holness

Prime Minister Hon. Andrew Holness, says the local economy has been experiencing consistent growth for almost 18 consecutive quarters. Speaking to participants at the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation’s Strategic Leadership Retreat at Moon Palace in Ocho Rios, St. Ann, last week, Mr. Holness said Jamaica is seeing a return to sustainable periods […]

Inter-American Development Bank Believes Jamaica’s Proposed Transformation To A Fully Digital Economy Will Enhance Public Service Delivery

The Ease Of Doing Business Plays A Crucial Role In The Country’s Economic Development As Well As Boosts Investor Confidence

Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, says the ease of doing business plays a crucial role in the country’s economic development as well as boosts investor confidence. Delivering the keynote address at the ceremony to break ground for the 800-room luxury Amaterra Resort in Stewart Castle, Trelawny, recently, Mr. Holness said that it is extremely important to […]

Inter-American Development Bank Believes Jamaica’s Proposed Transformation To A Fully Digital Economy Will Enhance Public Service Delivery

US$25M “Boosting Innovation, Growth And Entrepreneurship Ecosystem” Project Being Implemented By Development Bank Of Jamaica.

Over the next five years, a total of US$25 million will be invested in a project designed to finance and aid innovation, entrepreneurship and economic growth of micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) and business startups. Dubbed ‘Boosting Innovation, Growth and Entrepreneurship Ecosystem (BIGEE)’ the project is being implemented by the Development Bank of Jamaica […]

Inter-American Development Bank Believes Jamaica’s Proposed Transformation To A Fully Digital Economy Will Enhance Public Service Delivery

The Economic Progress Made By Jamaica In Recent Times Can Be Used As A Model For Other Countries To Follow

Prime Minister Andrew Holness, says the economic progress made by Jamaica in recent times can be used as a model for other countries to follow. He noted that the economic successes gained came at great sacrifice by Jamaicans, but noted that there is social consensus among citizens about the changes that are needed for the […]

Inter-American Development Bank Believes Jamaica’s Proposed Transformation To A Fully Digital Economy Will Enhance Public Service Delivery

The Jamaica Stock Exchange Launches The Social Enterprise Stock Market

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) has launched the Social Enterprise Stock Market, which is an additional market under the JSE and will join the main market, the junior market and the US dollar market which are trading stock daily. Five entities have so far been approved for trading on the exchange and these include, the […]

Inter-American Development Bank Believes Jamaica’s Proposed Transformation To A Fully Digital Economy Will Enhance Public Service Delivery

While Macro-Economic Indicators Continue To Have A Positive Outlook, The Country’s Micro-Economic Progress Remains Static.

Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, has called for a collaborative approach to improve the country’s micro-economic standing, in order to attain economic growth above 2 per cent. According to the Prime Minister, while macro-economic indicators continue to have a positive outlook, the country’s micro-economic progress remains static. The Prime Minister noted that Jamaica has been doing […]

Inter-American Development Bank Believes Jamaica’s Proposed Transformation To A Fully Digital Economy Will Enhance Public Service Delivery

Jamaican Government To Save JA$2.4 Billion In Office Rental Costs From Development Of Government Circle Project

Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, says the Administration stands to save as much as $2.4 billion in annual office rental costs from development of the proposed Government Circle project in and around National Heroes Park in Kingston. Additionally, he envisages that the project will serve as a catalyst for other developments in the area, which will […]

Inter-American Development Bank Believes Jamaica’s Proposed Transformation To A Fully Digital Economy Will Enhance Public Service Delivery