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Why are Sunday worshippers being targeted?

Jamaica Observer 20 Sep 2021
With all due respect to our prime minister, there are two religious days observed here in Jamaica — Saturday and Sunday — and a balance needs to be struck between the two ... On no-movement days cruise ships are being allowed into our ports and tourists allowed to frolick ... Now you can read the Jamaica Observer ePaper anytime, anywhere.
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CMA CGM Loaned Two Boxships and a Terminal for James Bond Film Shoot

The Maritime Executive 20 Sep 2021
For the 25th film in the long-running James Bond franchise, No Time to Die, director Cary Joji Fukunaga won access to some valuable assets for one of the movie's key moments. Number-three container carrier CMA CGM made two container ships and a transshipment terminal in Jamaica available for an extended shoot ... It’s never been done before!.
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CMA CGM Loans Two Boxships and a Terminal to James Bond Film Shoot

The Maritime Executive 19 Sep 2021
For the 25th film in the long-running James Bond franchise, director Cary Joji Fukunaga won access to some very valuable assets for one of the movie's key moments. Number-three container carrier CMA CGM made available two container ships and a CMA CGM transshipment terminal in Jamaica ... #Bond is back and flies under our cranes.
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New James Bond film ‘No Time To Die’ has a container shipping connection

Business Line 18 Sep 2021
No Time To Die’, the new James Bond film set for worldwide release in end September-early October, has a container shipping connection with the action sequence filmed at the French line CMA CGM S A-run Kingston Container Terminal in Jamaica.
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Craft vendor rage in Ocho Rios

Jamaica Observer 14 Sep 2021
She also noted that, in an effort to ensure the craft vendors are not left out, the Port Authority of Jamaica has given them the opportunity to operate on the cruise ship pier ... They told the Observer that, based on the arrangement, 15 of them from each craft market are allowed to operate on the pier on a rotation basis each time a ship visits.
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Tight controls for cruise ship visit

Jamaica Observer 14 Sep 2021
OCHO RIOS, St Ann — A massive security presence in this resort town ensured that the outrage among some Jamaicans did not reflect in the treatment meted out to cruise ship passengers who spent hours here yesterday ... A lot of people didn't come off the ship this time ... When mi si the ship start come in back, mi haffi appreciate it.”.
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Winners of the Dolby Institute x Ghetto Film School Filmmaker Challenge: Finish the Script 2021 ...

Kentucky New Era 08 Sep 2021
SAN FRANCISCO and NEW YORK, Sept. 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dolby Laboratories, Inc ... Finish the Script 2021 ... Tiong ... About the Filmmakers With Shipped Out, Alejandra Araujo (Jamaica, NY) has presented us with an animated short tale that takes place in a dystopian future and touches on immigration, abuses of power, and the strength of family ... .
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Jamaica among coolest pavilions at World Expo 2020

Jamaica Star 07 Sep 2021
The Time Out Dubai article said that Jamaica has “struck gold” with its “spontaneous street party-style pavilion,” which features shipping containers from across the world organised into zones focused on the country’s sports, food, music, cultural heritage, investment attractiveness and tourism.
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New confirmed Covid-19 cases in Mexico fall for 4th straight week

La Prensa Latina 07 Sep 2021
31. To date, 61 percent of inoculated Mexicans have received the full vaccine series and 39 percent have received one dose, the coronavirus czar said ... That official said 300,000 vaccine doses will be sent this week to Honduras and Bolivia and that more doses will be shipped at a later time to Jamaica, Paraguay, Belize, Nicaragua and other countries.
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Oxygen neglect

Jamaica Observer 03 Sep 2021
“As demand increased in many countries, exports of the product to other countries [including Jamaica] were reduced and/or prohibited. Some companies have even declared force majeur and have stopped shipping, and this has caused a disruption in imports from these sources ... Now you can read the Jamaica Observer ePaper anytime, anywhere.
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Palm tree disease in Florida transmitted by traveling bug from Jamaica

Phys Dot Org 01 Sep 2021
In Jamaica, however, they found an exact match to one of the groups in Florida ... "We followed up by looking at historical data from shipping records and reference insect collections and determined that the insects from Jamaica likely got introduced into Florida and brought the pathogen that causes lethal yellowing in coconut with it.".
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Clarendon teacher relates being poisoned by Cuban tree frog

Jamaica Observer 29 Aug 2021
Last November, Whyte, a terrestrial biologist, had told the Jamaica Observer that the first official sighting of the frog was made by a colleague scientist in 2017 ... In Jamaica, there are over 29 species of frogs that are both native and endemic to the island ... Now you can read the Jamaica Observer ePaper anytime, anywhere.
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1946: New prefab homes rent for $52 a month

Post Bulletin 23 Aug 2021
1996 — 25 years ago. Mother Teresa’s condition worsened today. The 85-year-old Nobel Prize laureate has malaria. (Mother Teresa died Sept ... Dr. Lyle Weed, retired Mayo Clinic microbiologist, will serve the next three months aboard the hospital ship Hope while it is in Kingston, Jamaica. 1946 — 75 years ago ... C. H ... .
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I was born in the UK but the Home Office threatened to deport me

Metro UK 23 Aug 2021
As soon as I opened the letter and realised that the country I was born and raised in was trying to deport me to Jamaica, I burst into tears. How could the only place I’ve ever really known try to ship me off to a homeland I’ve only ever fleetingly visited twice in my life? ... My dad has always lived in Jamaica and we didn’t really have a relationship.
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History with Phil: Banana peels were bad news a century ago

Ravalli Republic 21 Aug 2021
In 1907, Anna Sturla slipped on a banana peel while boarding a ferry and subsequently demanded $250 in compensation from the boat’s operators ... She received $150 ... The ships carrying this tropical fruit from Jamaica, the nearest banana-producing area, could take as long as three weeks to arrive in NYC, which was longer than the banana’s shelf life ... .
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