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Jamaica Economy Marches On At 1.7% Growth

The Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN) is reporting first-quarter calendar year growth of 1.7 percent relative to the corresponding period in 2018. The growth is within the range of the Planning Institute of Jamaica’s (PIOJ) estimate of 1.5 percent, as reported by Director-General, Dr. Wayne Henry, at the agency’s quarterly briefing in May. STATIN’s Director-General Carol Coy said the January […]