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More Jamaicans urged to seek jobs in the services sector

Minister says services sector is “a very good place to work” KINGSTON, JAMAICA — Minister of Industry, Investment and Commerce Aubyn Hill is urging more young Jamaicans to pursue jobs in Jamaica’s services sector. In particular, the minister expressed his desire to see more youth join the Global Services Sector (GSS) programme designed to ensure…
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Jamaican public schools given greenlight to hire teachers

Estimated 964 teachers available for hire in Jamaica as migration causes staffing shortages KINGSTON, JAMAICA — Hundreds of teaching jobs in Jamaica have just opened up as the public school system urgently seeks to fill vacancies ahead of the new school year. This was announced by Minister of Education and Youth Fayval Williams yesterday during…
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Jobs in Jamaica continue path of strong recovery

STATIN reports women driving Jamaica’s increase in employment rates KINGSTON, JAMAICA — Jobs in Jamaica continue to show strong signs of recovery after the COVID-19 pandemic and its devastating impact on tourism. The Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN) just today confirmed that the number of employed residents increased by 5.2 percent as compared to the…
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Services industry growth likely to create more jobs in Jamaica

STATIN reports 8.9% growth in services for Q1 2022 KINGSTON, JAMAICA — The services industry has the potential to create thousands of new jobs in Jamaica and throughout the Caribbean. Service industries are those that provide services to clients rather than goods. They include sectors like hospitality, banking, wholesale/retail, communications and transportation, as compared to…
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