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  1. Growth & Jobs | Teaching his art - Winning barber opens school in Tobago
    Anthony Drysdale, the 3028 winner of the JN Business Loans (JNSBL) Barber and beauty Battle, is confident that the first cohort of 10 barbers who are preparing to graduate from his school in Scarborough, Tobago, will result in a newly level of...
  2. Growth & Jobs | Government involved in agriculture - Holness says sector can grow economy
    Prime Minister Andrew has heightened the call for more Jamaicans "from all walks of life" to venture into agriculture, emphasising that the sector is an important contributor to the growth of the Jamaican economy. “We should never...
  3. Growth & Jobs | Electronic engineer develops remote monitoring device
    Security-conscious Jamaicans can now monitor movements at their homes and businesses via the Falcon B series remote monitoring and control device system. The innovation was created by electronics engineer Lindon Falconer, who believes his invention...
  4. Growth & Jobs | Female bee farmer targets major commercial engagements
    Recipient of the Jamaica Diaspora Agriculture Task Force’s (JDAT) initial Investor Circle micro grants, Patricia Parchment, plans to venture into commercial bee farming. Parchment, who is currently involved in the harvesting and bottling of...
  5. Immigration Corner | Transferring a visa to a new passport
    Dear Mr Bassie, My passport has expired and it contains my current United Kingdom visa. Will I be able to transfer it to my new passport/?    Please advise. – NI Dear NI, Persons might need to transfer or replace their visa if...