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Hylton holding talks on sugar tax

Industry and Commerce Minister, Anthony Hylton, says talks are being held to reach an amicable agreement between the government and manufacturers who are against the imposition of a tax on imported refined sugar. The Jamaica Manufacturers’...

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The first legal Cannabis plant has been planted in Jamaica – Metro


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The first legal Cannabis plant has been planted in Jamaica
Metro
It's an idyllic Caribbean island that's been long associated with da 'erb, thanks to musicians such as reggae legend Bob Marley. But the first legal Cannabis plant has now been planted in Jamaica, on the grounds of a University campus. The University ...

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Growth Forum: Lucea farmers ready for ganja, bemoan information deficit – Jamaica Gleaner (subscription)

Jamaica Gleaner (subscription)Growth Forum: Lucea farmers ready for ganja, bemoan information deficitJamaica Gleaner (subscription)Even as Jamaicans awaits the formation of the Cannabis Licensing Authority, one of the key agencies to facilitate the est...

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Growth Forum: Lucea farmers ready for ganja, bemoan information deficit – Jamaica Gleaner (subscription)

Jamaica Gleaner (subscription)Growth Forum: Lucea farmers ready for ganja, bemoan information deficitJamaica Gleaner (subscription)Even as Jamaicans awaits the formation of the Cannabis Licensing Authority, one of the key agencies to facilitate the est...

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Stalemate Jamaica – Jamaica Observer

Jamaica ObserverStalemate JamaicaJamaica ObserverThese are truly challenging times for Jamaica. We are at a stalemate in so many ways; stuck, just as I was a few weeks ago when I drove off the road into a pool of mud. The wheels spun furiously but the ...

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Stalemate Jamaica – Jamaica Observer

Jamaica ObserverStalemate JamaicaJamaica ObserverThese are truly challenging times for Jamaica. We are at a stalemate in so many ways; stuck, just as I was a few weeks ago when I drove off the road into a pool of mud. The wheels spun furiously but the ...

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Jamaican comics for ‘Feast of Laughter’ in Toronto – Jamaica Gleaner (subscription)


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Jamaican comics for 'Feast of Laughter' in Toronto
Jamaica Gleaner (subscription)
After turning on the laughs at LIME Comedy CafÈ on Wednesday, Jamaican comedy heavyweights Tony 'Paleface' Hendriks and Ity and Fancy Cat head up north the following day as the featured acts set to deliver 'yard-style' fun and livity at the ...

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Experts fear knowledge may affect Jamaica’s ‘best 400m crop ever’ – Jamaica Gleaner (subscription)


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Experts fear knowledge may affect Jamaica's 'best 400m crop ever'
Jamaica Gleaner (subscription)
As Jamaicans watched the lanky figure struggle to complete the second leg, second-guessing erupted among observers. Why did Bloomfield run in such cool conditions? Should he even have raced at 'Penns'? Bloomfield smashed the 400 metres record at ...

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Byles, Ramkissoon Honoured by AFJ – Jamaica Gleaner (subscription)

Jamaica Gleaner (subscription)Byles, Ramkissoon Honoured by AFJJamaica Gleaner (subscription)The American Friends of Jamaica, Inc. (AFJ), honoured Richard Byles, president and chief executive officer, Sagicor Group Jamaica and Monsignor Gregory Ramkiss...

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