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Government Seeking to place its Shares in JPS on Stock Market


Government Seeking to place its Shares in JPS on Stock Market

The Government will place its 19-percent stake in the Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) on the Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE). Prime Minister Andrew Holness made the revelation on Sunday (October 6) while addressing the Jamaican/Korean Association in Incheon Korea. According to Prime Minister Holness putting the Government’s shares in JPS on the stock market will […]

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Prime Minister to Make Appeal for Investment in Green Climate Funding


Prime Minister to Make Appeal for Investment in Green Climate Funding

Prime Minister Andrew Holness departed the island last night for the Green Climate Fund Private Investment for Climate Conference (GPIC) in Incheon, the Republic of Korea. The Prime Minister will deliver the keynote speech on Monday, October 7 on the matter of raising the bar for private sector climate action. Prime Minister Holness will also […]

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PM Holness Encourages Diaspora to be Good Messengers; Ignore False Notions


Prime Minister Andrew Holness is sending a strong message, assuring the Jamaican Diaspora that there is no trade-off between the environment and the economy. The Prime Minister said Jamaica is a country of laws and due process, particularly regarding the environment. According to Prime Minister Holness, there are false notions being spread in the Diaspora […]

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High-Level Panel Calls for Healthy Oceans to Mitigating Against Climate Change


High-Level Panel Calls for Healthy Oceans to Mitigating Against Climate Change

Prime Minister Andrew Holness is urging all stakeholders to unite in accelerating the progress on ocean-based Climate Action. The Prime Minister is part of the High-Level Panel for Sustainable Ocean Economy in New York at the 74th United Nations General Assembly, UNGA. In a statement this morning (September 23) in the margins of the UNGA, […]

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Prime Minister Holness Reports Major Achievements Under the Climate Financing Initiative


Prime Minister Holness Reports Major Achievements Under the Climate Financing Initiative

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has reported that there have been major achievements under the Climate Financing Initiative. The Prime Minister made the announcement yesterday (Sunday, September 22) in his capacity as co-chair of the Climate Financing Initiative at the United Nations (UN) Climate Action Summit in New York. Prime Minister Holness was appointed by the […]

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PM Holness to Deliver Jamaica’s Policy Statement on Climate Resilience at UNGA


PM Holness to Deliver Jamaica’s Policy Statement on Climate Resilience at UNGA

Prime Minister Andrew Holness is now in New York City in the United States attending the 74th United Nations General Assembly, UNGA. The Prime Minister left the island last night (September 21) accompanied by the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Kamina Johnson Smith, the Minister without portfolio in the Office of the Prime […]

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