Seaview Primary to Benefit from JMD $12M in School Expansion Program

The Lynne Mitchell Foundation, a nonprofit diaspora organization in the United States, whose mission is to support the educational needs of underprivileged children in Jamaica, raised over US $100,000 or approximately $12 million JMD at its fifth-annual Philanthropic Gala for the Seaview Primary School in Southfield, St. Elizabeth. Hosted in support of the school’s expansion…

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Double Honor for Minister Shaw in Washington D.C.,

Washington, D.C. – Minister of Finance and the Public Service, the Hon. Audley Shaw was on Friday, October 13th 2017, the honored guest at a celebratory reception hosted by the Embassy of Jamaica, under the auspices of Her Excellency, Audrey P. Marks. The event was a prelude to Minister Shaw accepting the Global Markets Finance…

Ambassador Marks Calls for Deeper cooperation between Jamaica and Israel

Ambassador Audrey Marks speaking at a Luncheon organized by the Jewish advocacy organization, B’nai B’rith International, called for deeper cooperation between Jamaica and Israel in the areas of trade, technology and development. Ambassador Marks was addressing the B’nai B’rith Diplomatic Encounter Series, which enables ambassadors and other Washington officials to directly address the most pressing…

“Jamaica will host the World” Says Hon. Edmund Bartlett

Washington, D.C. – Minister of Tourism, the Hon. Edmund Bartlett at a special celebratory reception hosted by Ambassador Audrey Marks to honour the Hon. Audley Shaw for being awarded Best Finance Minister of the Year for the Caribbean at the Embassy of Jamaica, announced that Jamaica will host the first ever Global Conference on Job…

Embassy Promotes Tourism & Jamaican Rum In Washington D.C.,

The evening began with reggae music playing softly in the background. The large upstairs reception room at the Georgetown Club was filled with enthused Washingtonians sipping various concoctions of Blackwell Rum and rockin’ to the music. The purpose of the event was to showcase Island Outpost Resorts and Jamaican Rum in the Nation’s capital and…