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Only 6,000 of 60,000 companies have paid minimum business tax - Latest News

KINGSTON, Jamaica The Tax Administration Jamaica is reminding owners and operators of businesses that they are required by law to pay the Minimum Business Tax of $60,000 per annum, on their operations.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

St Lucia firm surfaces in Cayman Islands corruption probe

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

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Marine News

Cma CGM Continues Expansion, Confirms Profits

The Board of Directors of CMA CGM Group, the world's third largest container shipping company, met under the chairmanship of Jacques R. Saad, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, to review the financial statements for the second quarter of 2014.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

JAMPRO leading regional delegation to China business summit

KINGSTON, Jamaica -- Jamaica Promotions Corporation will be leading a regional delegation from the Caribbean Association of Investment Promotion Agencies and local exporters to the eighth annual China-LAC Business Summit taking place from September 5 - 14, 2014 in Changsha, Hunan.

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Newsday

Jamaica agriculture minister dies in Florida

Officials say a veteran Jamaican lawmaker who served as the island's agriculture and fisheries minister has died in Florida where he traveled to receive treatment for a back condition.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Diplomatic Academy of the Caribbean hosts security intelligence training

KINGSTON, Jamaica -- National security intelligence is witnessing a paradigm shift in the 21st century where new transnational security challenges have appeared, along with the realisation that security issues are interconnected around the globe.

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Caribbean News Now!

'Jamaican Girls Coding' summer programme narrows gender gap in male-dominated ICT sector

The participating girls are all smiles at the graduation ceremony for Jamaican Girls Coding held on Friday, August 22, 2014 at JAMPRO's New Kingston headquarters.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Messenger

Back on campus

The morning started with Dan Kinney, Iowa Central president, joined by staff and administrators, handing out fresh doughnuts to students, helping them find buildings and answering their questions.

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The Star Online

Reggae returns to Jamaica, recalling golden era of 1970s

In Kingston, Jamaica, the main event at fight night a popular boxing showcase is hours away, but the crowd at the National Stadium's indoor arena, from the young and hip to the elderly, is already pumped.

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Related Topix: World News, Jamaica, Reggae, Bob Marley, Bob Marley & the Wailers

Mon Aug 25, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Cristobal becomes hurricane, moves from Bahamas

This NOAA satellite image taken Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, at 10:45 a.m. EDT shows showers and thunderstorms affecting portions of the central Gulf Coast as a frontal boundary was sinking into the region.

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KNUS-AM Aurora

Cristobal strengthens into hurricane off Bahamas

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New Vision

Jamaican dancehall duo Tanto Metro and Devonte to blaze up U......

They are as famous for their energetic live performances as they are the dancehall hits Everyone Falls In Love, I Got News For You and Give It To Her.

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Jamaica Observer

Clarendon takes Miss Jamaica Nation 2014

The pageant, conceptualised by Ken Williams who has long been associated with the Miss Jamaica US contest, came across as being amatuer and not a national event.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Jamaica set for further draw-down from IMF

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Albany Times Union

In this Aug. 13, 2011 file photo, Joseph "Powda" Bennett, of the band The Jolly Boys, poses for a portrait in Port Antonio, Jamaica.

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Chico Enterprise-Record

High temperatures expected to stay below 90 in the north valley

Under the shade of an umbrella, City of Chico lifeguard Brittany Bettencourt observes people that seek out the cool waters of Sycamore Pool at One Mile Recreation Area Friday, July 1, 2011 in Chico, Calif.

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Ukiah Daily Journal

32nd Annual Round Valley Blackberry Festival

Covelo was the ground central for all things blackberry last weekend as it hosted the 32 annual Blackberry Festival.

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Jamaica Observer

Four people shot dead in Linstead

KINGSTON, Jamaica The police are currently investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of four people in Linstead St Catherine Wednesday night.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

A.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Sagicor Financial Corporation and Its Subsidiaries

A.M. Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of A- and the issuer credit ratings of "a-" of Sagicor Life Inc. and Sagicor Capital Life Insurance Company Limited .

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Sag Harbor Online

Shattering Artistic Boundaries in Sag Harbor

Post-post-colonial Jamaica, the pollution crisis in China, and the inked up working class of Ohio seem like unusual choices for an art show, and that's the point.

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