Coffee Farmers gets Compensation.

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MINISTER of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Karl Samuda has welcomed the increased price per box of coffee to be paid to farmers. Mavis Bank Coffee Factory Limited announced that, effective Tuesday, October 18, farmers will be paid $9,000 per box of cherry coffee, up from $8,000. Samuda said he […]

Soldiers Off To Haiti

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JAMAICA has joined scores of countries in sending relief supplies to Haiti to help the hundreds of thousands of people who have been displaced by Hurricane Matthew, which hit the Caribbean nation on October 4 killing more than 500 people. Yesterday afternoon, eight Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) soldiers were dispatched […]