$1.5 Billion Earmarked For Construction Of JDF Facilities

Work on the construction and improvement of the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) facilities will continue in the new financial year. A sum of $1.5 billion …

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Budget 2020/2021
Finance & Public Service
National Security
Works / Construction

Jamaica Can Now Test For Coronavirus

Jamaica is now able to test for the coronavirus. Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton, made the disclosure during a tour …

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Health & Wellness

Tryall To Get $11-Million Water Shop

Minister of Local Government and Community Development, Hon. Desmond McKenzie, broke ground for the construction of an $11-million water shop in Tryall, St. Elizabeth, on …

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Local Government
Water

$1.54B Earmarked To Improve Cybersecurity Initiatives

The Government has set aside $1.54 billion to improve cybersecurity initiatives and purchase telecommunications equipment for the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) and Jamaica Constabulary Force …

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Budget 2020/2021
Finance & Public Service

Jamaica Defence Force To Get More Aircraft

The Government will be spending $3.03 billion in the new fiscal year to conclude the procurement of aircraft for the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF). This …

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Budget 2020/2021
National Security

Portmore To Benefit From Infrastructure Upgrading

The community of Portmore in St. Catherine will benefit from significant infrastructure improvement under the Greater Bernard Lodge Development Plan. Minister without portfolio in the …

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Economic Growth & Job Creation

Business Aftercare Services For SEZ Operators

The Jamaica Special Economic Zones Authority (JSEZA) is providing business aftercare services for entities operating in special economic zones (SEZ). Senior Director for Business Partner …

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Industry

Disaster Vulnerability Reduction Project Gets $1.9 Billion

The Government has allocated just over $1.9 billion to the Jamaica Disaster Vulnerability Reduction Project, which seeks to strengthen the country’s resilience against disasters and …

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Budget 2020/2021
Finance & Public Service
Local Government