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March 2019
 
  • From left, Hon. Floyd Green, State Minister Valerie Veira, Executive Director, Jamaica Business Devel… https://t.co/7EIjHaBD23 Posted: 23 hours 38 min ago
  • Hon. Edmund Bartlett, Minister of Tourism; Hon. Floyd Green, Minister of State and Richard Pandohie,… https://t.co/No6aENVmVY Posted: 23 hours 44 min ago
  • Hon. Edmund Bartlett (right), Minister of Tourism, converses with (from left) Ambassador Josep Maria Bosc, Head of… https://t.co/3wtJd24TYz Posted: 23 hours 46 min ago

01 March 2019

Hon Audley Shaw (left), Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, greets Nigerian High Commissioner to Jamaica, Her Excellency Janet Omoleegho Olisa, at the Jamaica Business Development Corporation’s Breakfast with the CEO under the theme ‘Eye on 2020: Exploring New Frontiers’, held at The Spanish Court Hotel in New Kingston on February 28, 2019. At centre is Fredik Ekfeldt, Head of Politics, Press and Information at the Delegation of the European Union in Jamaica. The forum is aimed at updating stakeholders on the Corporation’s strategic plans.

Gov’t takes steps to access dormant funds for MSME development

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 01 Mar 2019    communications   
Government has engaged the services of a consultancy group to identify the steps necessary for tapping into the nearly $50-billion in dormant bank accounts, with the aim of using these funds to provide low-interest financing to micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs). Speaking at a Jamaica Business Development Corporation (JBDC) breakfast forum held under the theme ‘Eye on 20/20: Exploring New Frontiers’at The Spanish Court Hotel in New Kingston on February 28, Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Minister, Hon. Audley Shaw, said access to affordable financing has been...


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CEO Valerie Veira speaking at the Corporation’s Breakfast with the CEOs

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 01 Mar 2019    communications   
Valerie Veira, Chief Executive Officer at the Jamaica Business Development Corporation, speaking at the Corporation’s Breakfast with the CEO, held at The Spanish Court Hotel in New Kingston on February 28, 2019. The breakfast meeting was held under the theme ‘Eye on 2020: Exploring New Frontiers’, focusing on the Green, Blue and Orange economies to include presentations on Stimulating the Ecosystem, Enterprise Development and Capacity Building. The forum was aimed at updating stakeholders on the Corporation’s strategic plans.


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Hon. Audley Shaw converses with Vice-President Michael Willacy

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 01 Mar 2019    communications   
Hon Audley Shaw (left), Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, converses with Michael Willacy, Vice-President of Retail and SME Banking at Sagicor, at the Jamaica Business Development Corporation’s Breakfast with the CEO under the theme ‘Eye on 2020: Exploring New Frontiers’, held at The Spanish Court Hotel in New Kingston on February 28, 2019. The forum was aimed at updating stakeholders on the Corporation’s strategic plans.


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Deputy CEO Harold Davis speaking at JBDC’s Breakfast with the CEOs

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 01 Mar 2019    communications   
Harold Davis, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Jamaica Business Development Corporation (JBDC) speaking at JBDC’s Breakfast with the CEO, held at The Spanish Court Hotel in New Kingston on February 28, 2019. The breakfast meeting was held under the theme ‘Eye on 2020: Exploring New Frontiers’, focusing on the Green, Blue and Orange economies to include presentations on Stimulating the Ecosystem, Enterprise Development and Capacity Building. The forum is aimed at updating stakeholders on the Corporation’s strategic plans.


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The Ministry

Welcome to the official website of the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries.

The Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries (MICAF) has been charged with the responsibility of driving the integration of the production of primary agricultural produce along all the stages of the supply chain through to value added and facilitating full commercialization of outputs of the agriculture, manufacturing, and service sectors.

We have, therefore, placed much energy and enthusiasm into the development of this website to provide timely information on the Ministry, our agencies and programmes.

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  • From left, Hon. Floyd Green, State Minister Valerie Veira, Executive Director, Jamaica Business Devel… https://t.co/7EIjHaBD23 Posted: 23 hours 38 min ago
  • Hon. Edmund Bartlett, Minister of Tourism; Hon. Floyd Green, Minister of State and Richard Pandohie,… https://t.co/No6aENVmVY Posted: 23 hours 44 min ago
  • Hon. Edmund Bartlett (right), Minister of Tourism, converses with (from left) Ambassador Josep Maria Bosc, Head of… https://t.co/3wtJd24TYz Posted: 23 hours 46 min ago

4 St. Lucia Avenue, Kingston 5, Jamaica
Telephone: (876) 968-7116 
Fax: (876) 960-7422 

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Telephone: (876) 927-1731-50 / (876) 619-1731
Fax: 876-927-1904
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