Tag Archives: Caribbean jobs

Report: Flex work could improve Jamaica’s labour

CAPRI: Productivity suffers when workers don’t have enough time to take care of other obligations KINGSTON, JAMAICA — A perceived labour productivity issue in Jamaica could be addressed if businesses were to offer more flexible work options to their employees. [caption id="attachment_6114" align="alignright" width="436"] Flexible work is one way employers can help their workers with…
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Formal jobs are improving in the Caribbean

Sustained efforts needed to maintain momentum of job growth BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS — A troubling trend that began during the COVID-19 pandemic has begun to right itself, according to the latest economic outlook report published by the International Labour Organization (ILO). The informal job sector refers to jobs that are not regulated, and whose workers are…
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New call centers to bring hundreds of jobs to Guyana

Govt. seeking to increase employment in BPO industry GEORGETOWN, GUYANA — Hundreds more jobs are about to become available in Guyana’s developing business process outsourcing (BPO) industry with the launch of several new call centers in the country. This development was revealed during the ongoing budget debate that has been taking place in Parliament over…
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Bahamas Labour Dept. to hold first job fair of 2023

New IHOP franchise looking to hire 200-600 Bahamians NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Bahamian jobseekers have their first major opportunity to put their best foot forward and get hired on the spot as the Department of Labour will hold its first job fair of 2023 this coming Saturday. [caption id="attachment_6064" align="alignright" width="358"] Hundreds of jobs are up…
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