June 20, 2021

Jamaica: Plastic ban begins, Vaz updates the public

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From Jamaica Gleaner Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation Daryl Vaz called a press conference to address concerns about ban on single-use plastic bags, straws and Styrofoam. Here are highlights from his presentation. Regulating and compensation * Effective immediately, all stocks of single-use plastic bags of dimension 24”x24” and […]

Corned beef ban in Caribbean amid rotten meat scandal

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From CARIBBEAN360 KINGSTON, Jamaica, Wednesday March 21, 2017 – Several Caribbean countries have ordered the immediate ban on the sale and importation of corned beef from Brazil, following reports that several major meat processors in the South American nation have been selling rotten beef and poultry. Several countries have gone as far as banning all […]