Tag: ranking

EDUCATION

The UWI Climbs To Top 4% — A Surge In Reputation Recognition

At a media conference hosted at The University of the West Indies (The UWI) Cave Hill Campus recently, Vice-Chancellor, of The UWI, Professor Sir Hilary Beckles announced that the regional University had climbed the Times Higher Education (THE) rankings, following its debut last year. The UWI appears in the World University Rankings 2020 which includes almost 1,400 universities across 92 […]

Jamaica

Jamaica Moves Up In World Bank Rankings

Jamaica has moved up four places in the World Bank’s Doing Business Report Rankings. In the 2020 Report, released yesterday, Jamaica is ranked at 71 out of 190 countries, moving from its 75th position in 2019. The country received a score of 69.7%. Jamaica had fallen in the rankings for three consecutive years. The island’s best ranking is in the […]

Soccer SPORTS

Jamaica’s Reggae Boyz Stand Still In Latest FIFA Rankings

The Reggae Boyz have remained at number 54 in the world in the December edition of the FIFA world rankings. Jamaica remains the highest ranked Caribbean team while they are fourth in CONCACAF behind Mexico, USA, and Costa Rica. In 2018, the Reggae Boyz won six games, drew three and lost one. 27th is Jamaica’s highest FIFA ranking and that […]