Posts Tagged ‘Director General of the Planning Institute of Jamaica’

Approximately 1.2 Million Persons Employed Up to January 2017

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  Jamaica (Mckoy’s News) – Approximately 1.2 million persons employed up to January 2017. The Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN) is reporting that 1,185,700 persons were employed as of January 2017, an increase of 21,900, relative to January 2016.   The figure, contained in the Labour Market Survey for the month, represented a further decrease…

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1.2 MILLION VISITORS IN JAMAICA FOR 3-MONTH PERIOD

Jamaica (Mckoy’s News) – VISITORS IN JAMAICA:¬†Jamaica welcomed over 1.2 million visitors during the January to March 2017 quarter.   According to Director General of the Planning Institute of Jamaica, PIOJ, Dr. Wayne Henry, tourists spent an estimated US$759 million dollars in Jamaica. He said the figures represent increases of 1.7 per cent and 3.7…

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