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JCC HON. SECRETARY PARTICIPATES IN THE 1ST AFRICA-LAC SUMMIT IN NAIROBI, KENYA

JCC Hon. Secretary, Christopher Jarrett (pictured right) represented the JCC at the 1st Africa-LAC Summit in Nairobi, Kenya in late November.  The summit was treated as a top-level event by the Kenyan authorities, and featured remarks and presentations by the country’s Prime Minister, various Ministers of Government and a range of ...
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A Unique Opportunity for Jamaican Entrepreneurs and Students

The Jamaica Chamber of Commerce (JCC) is ecstatic to introduce to the people of Jamaica an influential mentor, young entrepreneur, political activist, community leader, international motivational speaker and advisor to Barack Obama - Thione Niang. This will be Niang's first time speaking to a crowd in Kingston, Jamaica, however not ...
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Jamaica Chamber of Commerce & Embassy of France Establishing France-Jamaica Chamber of Commerce

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jamaica Chamber of Commerce & Embassy of France Establishing France-Jamaica Chamber of Commerce Kingston, Jamaica, November 22, 2016: The Jamaica Chamber of Commerce (JCC) and the Embassy of the Republic of France are collaborating in the formation of the France-Jamaica Chamber of Commerce (F-JCC). A ...
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Young Entrepreneur: Own You Future

KINGSTON – The Jamaica Chamber of Commerce (JCC) will be hosting Young Entrepreneur: Own Your Future - an event that intends to empower entrepreneurs and business students with discussions talk that will stimulate them towards building a successful future. The objective is to unlock the potential of young entrepreneurs by ...
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LARRY WATSON NEW JCC PRESIDENT

The Jamaica Chamber of Commerce (JCC) held its Annual General Meeting on November 15, 2016 at the Secretariat located at Richmond Park Great House, 58 Half Way Tree Road in Kingston.  The JCC is pleased to announce the new Executive body for 2016 – 2017 as follows: Larry Watson, President; Cathrine ...
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JLP and PNP Agree to JDC Organised Local Government Debates

Press Release – Kingston, November 1, 2016: The Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) and the People’s National Party (PNP) today agreed to participate in two nationally televised, broadcasted and streamed local government debates to be organised by the Jamaica Debates Commission (JDC) and staged between Nomination Day and Election Day when ...
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Jamaica Chamber of Commerce re-states call for Changes to Election Practices

Press Release - Kingston, October 28, 2016: The Jamaica Chamber of Commerce has responded to recent speculation regarding the staging of Local Government Elections by reminding the JLP administration of its pre-General Elections undertaking to push for certain legislative changes impacting national governance. JCC President Warren McDonald noted that in ...
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Firms maintain their confidence and consumer confidence remains high

Economic optimism remained higher among Jamaican firms during the first three quarters of 2016 than at any time during the prior fifteen years.  This was part of the information reported at the Jamaica Conference Board's (JCB) 3rd Quarter 2016 Business & Consumer Confidence Indices released on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at ...
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Jamaican SMBs to benefit from value-added services of RGX and MasterCard Biz

RGX (Global Export Network) in association with MasterCard has developed a unique project for cross-border SMBs (exporters and importers) in the Caribbean. The project is based on an online business platform that offers SMBs value-added services necessary to export or import.  Please watch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gplIa0Rgt08 for more information.  You can access ...
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