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Jamaica Benefits from Hosting Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association Conference

JIS News | December 3, 2013
Coming up, Jamaica to reap benefits from hosting Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association conference; JDF to acquire armoured personnel carriers; and nominations open for the Prime Minister’s Youth Award for Excellence.
Presenter: Karlene Brown-Thompson
Producer: Vaughn Davis
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JIS News | September 16, 2019
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Presenter: Lorraine Mendez
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