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Jamaica

Jamaica Rakes In US$3.64 Billion From Tourism In 2019

Jamaica welcomed approximately 4.3 million visitors in 2019, comprising 2.7 million stopover arrivals and 1.6 million cruise passengers, whose combined spending contributed to the destination earnings of US$3.64 billion. Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett made the disclosure recently in the country’s 2020/21 Sectoral Debate in the House of Representatives. He stated that stopover arrivals last year increased by 8.4 percent, […]

BUSINESS

YouTube Hits It Big In Revenue

Google for the first time has revealed its YouTube platform as the golden goose in terms of its advertising revenue generation. The company announced that YouTube generated $15.1 billion in ad revenue in fiscal 2019, including $4.7 billion in the fourth quarter. The company disclosed the numbers in its quarterly earnings report, which also included fiscal 2019. Pollyanna Davy, Readers […]