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What’s Restricting Growth in Jamaica

 The growth question By Dennis ChungCJ Contributor In my last article, I asked the question why is growth so elusive to Jamaica and identified some of the challenges that restrict our ability to grow. These are not new and have …

JetBlue Traffic Rises 13.3 Percent

 By the Caribbean Journal staff JetBlue Airways reported a 13.3 percent increase in September, according to newly-released data. That was joined by a capacity of increase of 13.1 percent over September 2014. Load factor in the same period was 81.1 …

How Much Can Jamaica Grow?

 By Dennis ChungCJ Contributor THE PLANNING Institute of Jamaica (PIOJ) is targeting real GDP growth of three percent in the fiscal year 2015/16. This is against the previously targeted 1.5 to two percent, under the current IMF agreement. I have long …