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JAMAICA | GOJ To Launch CARE Programme Website Tomorrow

Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - KINGSTON, Jamaica - Starting tomorrow, Thursday, April 9, 2020, Jamaica-based individuals and businesses will be able to begin applying under the COVID-19 Allocation of Resources for Employees (CARE) Programme for benefits when the website goes live online.

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JAMAICA | Government to reduce GCT to 15% as of April 1

KINGSTON, Jamaica, March 11, 2020 - Minister of Finance and the Public Service Dr Nigel Clarke says government will be reducing the general consumption tax (GCT) by 1.5 per cent as of the first of April 2020, which will move the rate from the present 16.5 percent to 15% (fifteen) percent.

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JAMAICA | GOJ signs MOU with EPOC to extend domestic monitoring of Jamaica’s Economic Reform Programme

KINGSTON, Jamaica: August 22, 2019 - The Government of Jamaica today signed an Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Economic Programme Oversight Committee (“EPOC”) extending domestic monitoring of Jamaica’s Economic Reform Programme beyond the end of the Precautionary Stand-By Arrangement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

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