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JBDC Small Business Expo 2015

Feature | May 6, 2015
Operators of Micro, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises, MSMEs are expected to benefit from business support services, at the Jamaica Business Development Corporation JBDC’s eighth annual Small Business Exposition and Conference.
Presenter: Aldeen Campbell
Producer: Aldeen Campbell
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Feature | July 22, 2019
The unemployment rate declined to a new record low of 7.8 percent in April 2019. This follows on previous record low rates of 8.4 percent in July 2018, 8.7 percent in October 2018 and 8 percent in January 2019. April’s figure is 2 percentage points lower than the 9.8 percent recorded for April 2018.
Presenter: Anthony Morgan
Producer: Anthony Morgan
Feature | July 22, 2019
The Government is on a mission to diversify Jamaica’s energy mix and this involves the sourcing of alternatives to petroleum to power vehicles on a daily basis. The Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) is courting the use of compressed natural gas cng to fuel a section of its fleet and over a 6 month period, 5 buses will be used to examine the viability of this move.
Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
Producer: Vanessa Silvera
Feature | July 19, 2019
The Ministry of Science, Energy and Technology through the Universal Service Fund (USF) is on a mission to make access to the internet and related technologies commonplace. One of the USF’s key initiatives under this mandate has been the roll out of Community Access Points (CAPs) across the island. A CAP was recently established at the Maverly Primary and Junior High School in St. Andrew, part of efforts to further empower students at the institution and persons in the surrounding communities to live, work and do business in a technological age.
Presenter: Twila Wheelan
Producer: Marion Myrie
Feature | July 18, 2019
The Pilot Program for Climate Resilience (PPCR) is a funding mechanism under the Climate Investment Fund, which helps developing countries, like Jamaica, incorporate climate resilience into our growth and development plans. Essentially, the government and its private partners have secured funding to ensure that the country is prepared for severe weather conditions.
Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
Producer: Vanessa Silvera
Feature | July 18, 2019
The performance of students at the primary level is expected to improve significantly with the implementation of the Specialist Teacher Model. The model requires schools to identify teachers who will function as specialists for mathematics, language, science and social studies.
Presenter: Anjuii James-Sawyers
Producer: Anjuii James-Sawyers
Feature | July 17, 2019
Presenter: Twila Wheelan & Andre Skeen
Producer: Twila Wheelan