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WATCH: Hundreds flock to cruise ship job recruitment fair

Jamaica Observer 23 Jun 2022
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Hundreds of jobseekers from across the island trooped in at the HEART/NSTA Trust St Andrew Parish Office on Hope Road in St Andrew for a cruise ship recruitment fair. The line stretched from the entity’s entrance to the Jamaica National Building Society on Constant Spring Road ... -Brittny Hutchinson. .

Prince William Says “Discrimination Remains All Too Familiar” in the U.K.

Vanity Fair 22 Jun 2022
Windrush Day is named after a ship carrying migrants from Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago, and other islands, which arrived in London to fill a post-war labor shortage in 1948 ... During the March tour, William and Kate learned of Jamaica’s intention to remove Queen Elizabeth as their head of state.

Russians Report First Foreign Ship Departed Mariupol

The Maritime Executive 22 Jun 2022
Russia’s state-controlled TASS News Agency announced the departure of what it calls the first foreign ship to depart Mariupol as evidence of Russia’s efforts to reopen the port after the extended siege on the city ... Besides the two ships reported by TASS as leaving Mariupol, they cited four other foreign ships that remain in the port.

Chineke! Junior Orchestra to mark 250 years since landmark legal slavery case

Belfast Telegraph 22 Jun 2022
/ ... / ... After fleeing Steuart, Somerset was kidnapped by slave hunters and delivered to Captain John Knowles, captain of the ship Ann and Mary, and was held awaiting transportation to Jamaica where he was to be sold ... On 22 June 1772, after Somerset’s case at King’s Bench, Mansfield ruled it was unlawful to transport Somerset to Jamaica against his will.

‘Better days are coming’

Jamaica Observer 10 Jun 2022
Manufacturing could take three to four months then they have to be shipped to Jamaica and we are talking about another six weeks ... Acknowledging the many cries of the people living in western Jamaica, Gordon noted that WPM is set to receive at least 10 of these new trucks to better serve the four parishes.

UK's most amazing shipwrecks REVEALED: From HMS Invincible in Portsmouth to Whitby's concrete Creteblock and ...

The Daily Mail 10 Jun 2022
The 'outstanding' ship, which sank on May 6, 1682 after hitting the Norfolk sandbanks in the southern North Sea, was uncovered 28 miles off the coast of Great Yarmouth half-buried on the seabed ... The ship had set sail for Kingston in Jamaica in January that year but it sank the following month and now lies upright on the seabed.

Jamaica: An international financial services centre in the making

Jamaica Observer 08 Jun 2022
Jamaica has several embassies and consulates with which to further develop relationships incorporating financial services,” JIFSA also pointed out ... It would also build on and integrate achievements made by Jamaica’s shipping industry thus far in the areas of cruise shipping, container transhipment and production of quality seafarers,” Wehby stated.

Sean Paul Revisits His History & The Roots Of “Reggae Dancehall” In Chat About New ...

Vibe Magazine 03 Jun 2022
Born Sean Paul Ryan Francis Henriques in Kingston, Jamaica, his eighth album Scorcha dropped last Friday (May 27) and exemplifies the singjay’s artistic evolution ... I don’t think a lot of people understand how ethnically and racially diverse Jamaica is so that a person like Sean Paul is not so uncommon ... She comes to Jamaica.

10,000 Jamaicans to be recruited by cruise lines

Jamaica Observer 02 Jun 2022
MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica - Come June 5, approximately 10,000 Jamaicans will be recruited to work on cruise ships overseas ... “This is a very big deal and a sign that cruise shipping is back,” the Minister said ... Bartlett said that in recent discussions with cruise officials, Jamaica ...

Passengers heard screaming as world's longest cruise ship crashes into Jamaican pier

Canoe 01 Jun 2022
Passengers aboard Royal Caribbean’s ‘The Harmony of the Seas’, the world’s longest cruise ship, were heard screaming as it crashed into a pier while attempting to dock in Falmouth, Jamaica ... Passengers heard screaming as world's longest cruise ship crashes into Jamaican pier Back to video.

WATCH: Cruise ship crashes into pier

Boing Boing 31 May 2022
... longest, crashed into a pier in Jamaica last thursday.

No disruption in operations at Falmouth Port, says Port Authority

Jamaica Observer 30 May 2022
ST JAMES, Jamaica — The Port Authority of Jamaica (PAJ) and Royal Caribbean are reporting that the incident involving the cruise line’s vessel, Harmony of the Seas, on arrival at the Falmouth Port in Trelawny on May 26, resulted in no disruption to operations ... Royal Caribbean cruise ship crashes into Falmouth pier.

The moment the world's longest cruise liner weighing 227,000 tonnes CRASHES into pier as terrified ...

The Daily Mail 30 May 2022
The Harmony of the Seas smashed into the jetty in Falmouth, Jamaica. Footage shows the enormous ship slamming into a concrete mooring pylon as the captain attempts to park next to it. Guests on the mammoth ship could be heard screaming on impact as the concrete of the extended dock scraped along the liner’s stern side ... The ship has a number of slides.

A global vision to spice up Jamaica’s agricultural exports

Jamaica Observer 29 May 2022
Dubai’s population at the time of Jamaica’s Independence was 45,000 ... Despite Jamaica’s leadership in having the first refrigerated banana ship sailing from our shores to the UK in 1901 and the refrigerated container invented in 1930, our agricultural exports have remained relatively the same over the last 100 years.

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