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Additional 29 healthcare workers hired ahead of Cayman Islands tourism reopening

Premier Panton notes strengthened investments to shore up public health and facilitate a safe reopening of the tourism industry  GEORGE TOWN, CAYMAN ISLANDS — The newly announced restart of tourism in the Cayman Islands is already having a ripple effect in the economy as 29 new employees have been engaged in the healthcare sector to…
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Scores of Caymanians set to return to work as tourism reopening date officially announced

Two free training courses to be offered ahead of reopening to prepare Caymanians to return to the workforce  GEORGE TOWN, CAYMAN ISLANDS — The long-awaited return of tourism is upon the Cayman Islands at last, and the promise of a mass return of jobs that comes along with it, as Premier Wayne Panton announced yesterday…
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Employment in Jamaica up 8.3% year-over-year

Construction and real estate account for majority of increases in workforce  KINGSTON, JAMAICA — Employment in Jamaica is on the rise, according to the latest figures from the Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN), which indicate that there were 93,400 more people employed in July 2021 than in the same period the previous year. This accounts…
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ILO notes ‘remarkable’ efforts to promote job creation in Caribbean region

Public investments, resource allocations, employment programmes and entrepreneurship support highlighted in ILO report  PORT OF SPAIN, TRINIDAD & TOBAGO — Some of the initiatives being undertaken in the Caribbean to promote job creation and encourage employment during the COVID-19 pandemic are “noteworthy” and “remarkable” considering the severe impact of the crisis, according to the International…
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