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Best Dressed Chicken gets price cut

Jamaica Star 17 Aug 2022
The Jamaica Broilers Group has announced that its Best Dressed Chicken will be cheaper for consumers ... It says the decision is driven by stability in the supply of grains, foreign exchange and shipping costs.� ... The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted shipping and logistics, resulting in delays and massive hikes in prices.

JERRY DAVICH: A stoic wall clock chimes in from the afterlife after 15 years of silence

News-Press Now 14 Aug 2022
The old clock on the wall hadn’t made a chiming noise in more than 15 years. Its stoic face quietly watched over the time-spanning love affair of Walter and Denise Coffman ... Provided ... The story profiled Denise, a dental assistant who was leaving the country for Jamaica on a missionary medical trip for Mercy Ships, a nondenominational outreach program ... .

West Indies Petroleum inks deal with Castrol

Jamaica Observer 10 Aug 2022
"We are a big player in the bunkering of fuel to ships and the ships use fuel, but they also use lubricants, and Castrol is the number one brand for marine lubricants sold to ships," Danville Walker, senior vice-president of West Indies Petroleum Limited, told the Jamaica Observer.

Jamaica is a perfect nearshore market, says Dr Dunn

Jamaica Observer 09 Aug 2022
He said that Jamaica is "a perfect" nearshore market ... We are in a shipping lane that most mega ships going on to different places pass — so Jamaica sits at a pivotal point where we can benefit from so many things," opined Dunn ... Down the years, south-central Jamaica depended on the ...

"Give me a tax break for that"

Jamaica Observer 07 Aug 2022
Antoinette Johnson Peart, Safety, Health and Environment, general services and distribution centre manager for Nestlé Jamaica made the call as she outlines steps Nestlé has been taking to reduce its own carbon footprint ... Products stacked and ready to be shipped from the Nestlé Jamaica warehouse at Ferry Pen, St Andrew.

Butt growing cream hits market - But doctor says they do not work

Jamaica Star 04 Aug 2022
Sash* said that in addition to the low cost, results can be seen just an hour after using the product ... But you will see enhancements in an hour if you rub it properly ... She said the products are made in Africa and shipped to Jamaica ... "I have customers from all over Jamaica and the region who are between the ages of 16 and 50 years ... That can't happen ... .

Stop comparing Jamaica with Singapore

Jamaica Observer 02 Aug 2022
In Jamaica it is common to hear lamentations about how Jamaica and Singapore had similar levels of income per person in 1960 and decades later Singapore has an income per person that is more than 10 times that of Jamaica ... Incidentally, Raffles was born on a ship off the coast of Port Morant, Jamaica.

What is going on with spicy bowl TikTok?

The Daily Dot 29 Jul 2022
Jamaica doesn’t mind ... Because all the ingredients in her spicy bowls are pre-packaged and store-bought, Jamaica says making them at home and doing one or two-day shipping isn’t an issue, and she does allow locals to see where she makes them, so people feel comfortable.

Private sector supports focus on urban renewal

Jamaica Observer 24 Jul 2022
"The Shipping Association of Jamaica stands ready to play our role, and will continue to lead and support initiatives to improve Newport West, the community in which a significant number of our members operate their businesses.

Ship catches fire in Kingston Harbour

Jamaica Observer 23 Jul 2022
Kingston, Jamaica – The Jamaica Fire Brigade has confirmed that a ship ...

Ship on fire in Kingston Harbour

The Gleaner 23 Jul 2022
A ship is on fire in the Kingston Harbour, the Jamaica Fire Brigade says ... .

Vessel on fire in Kingston Harbour

The Gleaner 23 Jul 2022
A vessel caught fire�in the Kingston Harbour on Saturday afternoon. The Jamaica Fire Brigade initially reported that a ship was ablaze ... .

Not out of the woods

Jamaica Observer 22 Jul 2022
"All projections are that there will be continued recovery in tourism," he stated, adding that a report from the Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association showed a 25 per cent increase in cruise ship arrivals ... He added that projections are that inflation in Jamaica will continue to ...

Tamoy Cohen-Morrison – Chief engineer

Jamaica Observer 18 Jul 2022
SHE was not drawn to shipping or engineering immediately — far from it ... "I knew nothing about shipping ... But she was doing accounting, just as a space filler, and as fate would have it, another career day rolled around, and this time the shipping talk came from the communications manager from the Shipping Association of Jamaica.

Sri Lankan riots and the Jamaica situation

Jamaica Observer 17 Jul 2022
Bartlett and his team of technocrats have managed to not only steady Jamaica's tourism ship, which had been battling choppy seas since the advent of COVID-19, but they have since managed to surpass pre-COVID numbers and have gone about setting visitor arrival records along the way.

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