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Diaspora Citizen Safety Townhall featuring Jamaica's Police Commissioner Antony Anderson presented by the Crime Consensus Monitoring & Oversight Committee (CMOC) and the Jamaica Diaspora Citizen Security and Safety Taskforce (JDCSAST)
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Nominations open on Valentine’s Day for the Jamaica Diaspora and Friends Champion Awards (JDAFCA)

On February 14th nominations will open for the Jamaica Diaspora and Friends Champion Awards (JDAFCA): The first global and virtual Jamaica Diaspora peer award with completely online public nominations and public voting. The award was first launched in 2017 at theRead More

Butch Stewart The Enigma

The lionization of Gordon Butch Stewart; the recently departed Jamaican hotel mogul and businessman began as soon as news broke in his homeland; Jamaica. Frankly, I for one am at a loss or better yet, flabbergasted at the outpouring ofRead More

$900 billion pandemic relief plan merely a “down payment” for incoming Biden administration

The incoming Biden administration will inherit a nationwide health crisis unprecedented in peace time, with a $900 billion pandemic relief plan that won’t go far enough to address problems nationwide. In fact, it’s been billed as a “down payment” onRead More

117th Congress officially sworn in amid pandemic crisis

The 117th Congress has officially been sworn in as new lawmakers make their way to Capitol Hill amid a worsening pandemic crisis. On Sunday, Congress convened where newly elected members and lawmakers took the oath of office. Nancy Pelosi returnedRead More

Labor Department to end unemployment benefits 1 week early

The United States Labor Department has confirmed that a large majority of Americans will be cut off from receiving their $600 weekly unemployment benefits 7 days early. According to NewsWeek, this is due to a technicality affecting the unemployment benefitsRead More

COVID Carre Package Update

Just over a month ago, JDTAN announced a partnership with LASCO Chin Foundation to bolster the distribution of COVID-Care Packages to communities and families in need. Shortly after we announced our partnership, the Union of Jamaican Alumni Associations (UJAA) andRead More

NAAHP’s COVID-19 Symposium – Impact on Women Entrepreneurs

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IMF praises Jamaica’s economic reforms following COVID-19 outbreak

The International Monetary Fund has praised Jamaica’s efforts in reforming its economy and its fiscal discipline while facing the coronavirus crisis. The country was commended by IMF’s Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva, who said that Jamaica’s economic reforms and its nationalRead More

Mississippi legislators vote to unlock $300 million in business grants

Mississippi legislators voted this week to enable new grants for small businesses that have been impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. The total cost of the program is estimated to be around $300 million, and businesses will be eligible to applyRead More

Best Places in the Caribbean for Digital Nomads to Earn Money

Over the last few years, the development of technology and globalization has allowed many people to go digital. What we mean, is that people have gained the ability to work remotely. They don’t have to be bound to one locationRead More