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The Washington Post
This week's best travel deals
30. For example, pay $659 per couple and receive four nights ' accommodations and daily meals .
Ninja Man gives back to taxi cab operators
Downsound recording artiste Ninja Man, is in high spirits as he promotes his Taxi Drivers' Appreciation Day scheduled for Saturday.
Loyola and 'emancipendence'
TODAY is the feast of Saint Ignatius of Loyola, the founder of the Society of Jesus.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
International Dancehall Queen Contest to help boost tourism
From left, Kingsley Cooper, chairman of the Entertainment Advisory Board in the Ministry of Tourism and Entertainment, Brian 'Big Head' Martin, the promoter of the International Dancehall Queen Contest, and Robert Russell, chairman of Summerfest Productions, the promoters of Reggae Sumfest, in discussion during Tuesday night's launch of Dancehall ... (more)
Take a bow, Dr Nigel Clarke
JUDGING from the large turnout at Emancipation Park Wednesday night, it is clear that Jamaicans have an appreciation for classical music.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Big jump in revenues
The Montego Bay Convention Centre , unkindly termed a white elephant in the past, has hit the jackpot with an impressive 53 per cent jump in revenues over the previous year.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Early 2015 opening targeted for Moon Palace Jamaica Grande
The Moon Palace Jamaica Grande in Ocho Rios, the former 730-room Sunset Jamaica Grande, will open in early 2015, following a $50 million renovation that begins Sept.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Great Bend Tribune
Standards provide peace of mind
It occurred to me when I was on a trip to Jamaica a few years ago. We're really lucky in America to have building codes, established several years ago, that most houses on the market in just about any city must adhere to.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Love Motown! Comes to the Southbank Centre Tonight
Jazz Jamaica All Stars and Urban Soul Orchestra return to the Royal Festival Hall tonight, 19 July at 7.30pm to celebrate a sensational musical extravaganza - Love Motown! Joined by Southbank Centre 's 200-voice Voicelab choir and featuring the soulful vocals of Noel McKoy and Beverley Skeete, this musical masterpiece is a celebration of the great ... (more)
Tourism Minister launches 'Jamrock Summer - 90 Days, 90 Ways'
The variety and vibrancy of Jamaica's cultural expressions are being packaged to promote the destination to worldwide tourism markets as the land of not merely sun, sea, and sand but excellent entertainment.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Police: US man found dead at Jamaica beach resort
Police in Jamaica say a missing U.S. man has been found dead on the compound of a resort in northern Jamaica where he was vacationing.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
The Motley Fool
3 Lesser-Known Caribbean Vacation Destinations That Will Benefit Developers and Tourists
The Caribbean is a perennially popular vacation zone for Americans, but -- shockingly -- not everyone booking an island getaway wants to lounge in the Bahamian sun.
Courthouse News Service
Man Can't Pin Heart Attack on Airline Stress
A man who says an airline caused his heart attack does not deserve more than a $150 reimbursement for a flight-change fee, the 11th Circuit ruled.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
The Miami Herald
KVR Trade Finance: Miami firm aids small and mid-sized businesses in Latin America and the Caribbean
A private fund that finances small and mid-sized companies in Latin America and the Caribbean that are underserved by other financial institutions.
Record on the Road: Jamaica
We spent a wonderful week in Negril, Jamaica, attending Feat Fest 2014, which is five nights of music on the beach from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m., followed by a bonfire with food down at the Far Bar.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Montego Bay - centerpiece of Jamaica's tourism.
Montego Bay is like the melody in a reggae tune: it's the centerpiece of Jamaica's tourism.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
"No to Homo Agenda": How evangelicals spread anti-gay hate to Jamaica
Homophobia is notoriously prevalent in Jamaica, with 82 percent of Jamaicans seeing male homosexuality as "morally wrong" according to a 2011 survey by the University of the West Indies in Kingston.
Rock band 311 to host concert cruise on Norwegian Pearl
Rock band 311 to host concert cruise on Norwegian Pearl Multi-platinum alternative rock band 311 announced plans for its fourth concert cruise.
Travel World News
Jamaica Launches 'Fall in Jamaica' Destination-Wide Promotion
Jamaica is offering the 'Fall in Jamaica' destination-wide vacation deal with savings of up to 50 percent when booking at www.getallrightjamaica.com .
Wed Jul 09, 2014