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Jamaica Needs To Create New Dimensions For Tourism Outside Of All-Inclusive Properties And Visitors On Cruise Ships

President of JAMPRO Diane Edwards said that while the agency has been successful in attracting major tourism projects such as Iberostar Hotel, BahÌa Principe, Grupo Excellence (Oyster Bay) and others, the need exists to create new dimensions for tourism outside of all-inclusive properties and visitors on cruise ships. JAMPRO she said is therefore, focusing on […]

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Jamaican Film Industry Contributing A Record JA$1.2 Billion In Film Production Expenditure To Local Economy.

Film Commissioner at Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO), Renée Robinson, says the local film industry performed remarkably for the 2017/18 financial year, contributing a record JA$1.2 billion in film production expenditure to the local economy. Film production expenditure, which relates to the value of the production budget that comes into the island to offset the services […]

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Investor Confidence In Jamaica At An Unprecedented All-Time High, Due To Stability Of Economy And Improved Business Environment.

Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO) is reporting that investor confidence in the country is at an unprecedented all-time high, due to the stability of the economy and improved business environment. Vice President of Research, Advocacy and Project Implementation at JAMPRO, Shullette Cox, said that one of the greatest successes of the economic programme is the ability […]

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JAMPRO Forecasting Expansion In Business And Investment Opportunities As Potential Investors Show Interest And Scouting Of Key Sectors.

The Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO) is forecasting expansion in business and investment opportunities for the country as a result of increased interest and scouting of key sectors by potential investors. These include agri-business, business process outsourcing (BPO), energy, logistics, manufacturing and tourism, which were the focus areas at the recently held Jamaica Investment Forum (JIF). […]

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Jamaica’s Business Process Outsourcing Pumping US$323 Million Into Local Economy Annually

Pumping more than US$323 million into the local economy annually, business process outsourcing (BPO) has been booming in Jamaica for more than 10 years. Being one of Jamaica’s largest burgeoning industries, with an excess of 50 companies, employing more than 25,000 people islandwide, the BPO sector continues to improve its profit share. Just recently, Jamaica […]

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Jamaican Government Programmes US$950M CapEx For BPO And Tourism Projects Through JAMPRO

The Jamaican Government has programmed capital expenditure of approximately US$950 million on business process outsourcing (BPO) and tourism projects, through Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO), for the 2018/19 fiscal year. This was disclosed by Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Minister Audley Shaw, while delivering the opening 2018/19 Sectoral Debate presentation in the House of Representatives on […]

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There Needs to Be More Jamaican Producers Getting Better at Tapping into External Markets, For Economic Growth to Be Sustained – Wehby

Chairman of Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO), Senator Don Wehby, says there needs to be more exports and Jamaican producers getting better at tapping into external markets, for economic growth to be sustained. Wehby, who is also Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the GraceKennedy Group, adds that JAMPRO is in two years of an export strategy […]

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National Export Strategy To Achieve US$2.5 bn In Exports By 2020.

Don Wehby Group Chief Executive Officer of GraceKennedy and Chairman of JAMPRO is of the view that efforts to improve our global business relations and increase our exports is a national priority. One he says that has been articulated by the Economic Growth Council, and which is central to Vision 2030’s goal for making Jamaica’s […]

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