Tag Archives: Jamaica

Minor Earthquakes Felt in Jamaica

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The University of the West Indies Earthquake Unit reported two minor earthquakes that were felt in Jamaica 2 nights ago. Both quakes were felt in Kingston and St Andrew. The first quake was felt approximately 6km south of Buff Bay in Portland at magnitude 3.2 and it occurred at 9:06 …

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Unemployment in Jamaica Still Going Down

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Unemployment in Jamaica continues the downward trend according to a report that was released by the Statistical Institute of Jamaica, STATIN.  The statistical Institute reported that just over 1.2 million Jamaicans are now a part of the employed labour force. There has been a 2.4 % increase compared to the same period in 2018, …

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