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April 2019
 
  • From left, Hon. Floyd Green, State Minister Valerie Veira, Executive Director, Jamaica Business Devel… https://t.co/7EIjHaBD23 Posted: 23 hours 47 min ago
  • Hon. Edmund Bartlett, Minister of Tourism; Hon. Floyd Green, Minister of State and Richard Pandohie,… https://t.co/No6aENVmVY Posted: 23 hours 53 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 55 min ago

18 April 2019

Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Audley Shaw (right), in discussion with (from left) President and Founder, Countrystyle Community Tourism Network, Marguerite McKintyre-Pike; Chairman, Public Relations and Membership, Small Business Association of Jamaica (SBAJ), Garnett M. Reid; Chairman, Caribbean MSME Conference Committee, Dr. Blossom O’Meally-Nelson; and President, SBAJ, Hugh Johnson, at the Caribbean Micro Small Medium Enterprises (MSME) Conference 2019, at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel on April 17. The SBAJ is hosting its 2nd Regional MSME Conference April 16-18. This year’s conference, held under the theme “Improving Sustainability Through Resource Development” is promoting cross-border cooperation and links between upper-tier enterprises and SMEs.

Trade Board cutting irrelevant red-tape – Shaw

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 18 Apr 2019    communications   
Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Minister, Hon Audley Shaw, says that through the Trade Facilitation Task Force’s efforts to gradually reduce the unnecessary and burdensome ‘red-tape’ associated with regulatory compliance in the trading environment, the Ministry has received the green light from the Cabinet for the removal of specific permits and licences currently being issued by the Trade Board Limited (TBL), which are no longer relevant. “This is being done within the context of Jamaica’s commitment under the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA...


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Hon. Audley Shaw speaking at the Caribbean MSME Conference 2019

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 18 Apr 2019    communications   
Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Audley Shaw, speaking at the Caribbean Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) Conference 2019, at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel on April 17. The Small Business Association of Jamaica (SBAJ) is hosting its 2nd Regional MSME Conference April 16-18. This year’s conference, held under the theme “Improving Sustainability Through Resource Development” is promoting cross-border cooperation and links between upper-tier enterprises and SME’s.


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Minister Shaw at the 2019 Caribbean MSME Conference

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 18 Apr 2019    communications   
Chairman, Caribbean Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) Conference Committee, Dr. Blossom O’Meally-Nelson (left), engages Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries (MICAF), Hon. Audley Shaw (centre); and Ambassador, International Organisation for Standardization, MICAF, Reginald Budhan, in conversation at the Caribbean MSME Conference 2019, at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel on April 17. The Small Business Association of Jamaica (SBAJ) is hosting its 2nd Regional MSME Conference April 16-18. This year’s conference, held under the theme “Improving Sustainability Through...


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Minister Shaw in dialogue with SBAJ President Hugh Johnson and Board Secretary Dennise Williams

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 18 Apr 2019    communications   
Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Audley Shaw (right), in dialogue with President, Small Business Association of Jamaica (SBAJ), Hugh Johnson (left); and Board Secretary, SBAJ, Dennise Williams, at the Caribbean Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) Conference 2019, at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel on April 17. The SBAJ is hosting its 2nd Regional MSME Conference April 16-18. This year’s conference, held under the theme “Improving Sustainability Through Resource Development” is promoting cross-border cooperation and links between upper-tier enterprises and SMEs.


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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 47 min ago
  • Hon. Edmund Bartlett, Minister of Tourism; Hon. Floyd Green, Minister of State and Richard Pandohie,… https://t.co/No6aENVmVY Posted: 23 hours 53 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 55 min ago

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