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March 27, 2020

Responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic: “Jamaica will recover”

Statement from JAMPRO Chairman, Senator Don Wehby These are unprecedented times. The Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has wreaked havoc globally with the way we live and […]
March 25, 2020

PriceSmart gets approval for commercial complex in Montego Bay

Big supermarket
Retailer PriceSmart on Monday received approvals from the National Environment & Planning Agency, NEPA, for the construction and operation of a commercial complex and office space […]
March 9, 2020

JAMPRO facilitates Karisma and aims for more mega projects

Man and woman talking at a meeting
The Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO) is working to bring more mega tourism projects to Jamaica. The Agency made the comments after the ground-breaking for the Karisma […]
March 4, 2020

JAMPRO Helps Free Form Factory Make Big Step In Cuba

The Free Form Factory, a Jamaican manufacturer of expandable polystyrene (EPS) products, recently earned Cuban Technical Suitability Document (DITEC) approval for its building systems from the […]
March 2, 2020

Moving Up the Value Chain Becomes a More Serious Focus for Jamaica

Panel discussion on knowledge process outsourcing in Jamaica
Jamaica’s investment and trade promotions agency, Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO), is looking to establish higher-end jobs in the knowledge-services outsourcing industry and there is growing recognition […]
February 21, 2020

Strengthening The J-J Coffee Connection

Deputy head of mission at the Japanese Embassy, Shotoku Habukawa, enjoys the simple pleasure of drinking freshly brewed Blue Mountain Coffee every morning, and it’s a […]
February 21, 2020

JAMPRO leading Jamaican delegation to European Film Market

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Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO) is currently leading a delegation of filmmakers to the European Film Market (EFM) – Berlinale on February 20-27, 2020 in Berlin. The […]
February 20, 2020

Building the Jamaica – UK Connection

Paul Collins, Director of Business Development, Boston College in England (centre), with Denise Dallas, Senior Contact Management Officer Contact Management Centre, JAMPRO (left) and Gabriel Heron, Vice President of […]
February 7, 2020

JAMPRO targeting more than 500 buyers for Expo Jamaica 2020

Exporter and Buyer Meeting
JAMPRO President, Diane Edwards, says the Agency aims to get 530 buyers to Expo Jamaica this year to do business with over 250 Jamaican manufacturers and […]