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Jamaica Gets Kudos From IMF Rep For Low Unemployment

Dr. Constant Lonkeng Ngouana, Resident Representative of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), has described the reduction in Jamaica’s unemployment rate to 7.8 percent as a tremendous achievement. Noting that the rate was approximately 16.3 percent at the start of Jamaica’s current engagement with the organization in May 2013, Dr. Ngouana contended that slashing the figure by more than half in […]