Oct 20, 2020 Last Updated 2:59 PM, Oct 14, 2020

The Minister of Finance & the Public Service

The Hon. Nigel Clarke, DPhil., MP, is Jamaica's Minister of Finance and the Public Service and is Member of Parliament for St Andrew Northwestern. ...

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Financial Secretary Rowe welcomes the Hon. Minister of Finance and Hon. Ministers of State
Financial Secretary Rowe welcomes the Hon. Minister of Finance and Hon. Ministers of State

Financial Secretary Devon Rowe welcomes the newly appointed Minister of Finance & Public Service the Hon. Audley Shaw and Ministers of State; the Hon. Rudyard Spencer and the Hon. Fayval Williams at a Special meeting with senior executives of the Ministry following yesterday swearing-in ceremony.

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Dr. Stephen Woolcock at CARIFORUM Procurement Training
Dr. Stephen Woolcock at CARIFORUM Procurement Training

Dr. Stephen Woolcock (Associate Professor, London School of Economics and Political Science) presents at the CARIFORUM/EU five-day Public Procurement Capacity Building Programme at Mona Visitor’s Lodge, UWI.   The Procurement, Asset Policy Unit, Ministry of Finance and Planning has also scheduled a series of workshops in 2016 as part of its education and awareness campaign of the Procurement Act, passed in July of this year.

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10th IMF Review
10th IMF Review

Dr. Uma Ramakrishnan, IMF Mission Chief, for Jamaica, exchange cordialities with Devon Rowe, Financial Secretary at the close of the 10th IMF Mission Review held at the Ministry of Finance and Planning recently. Jamaica has successfully completed 9 IMF Reviews, and in the most recent World Bank 2016, Doing Business Index, Jamaica ranked among the top ten most improved economies worldwide.

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Canadian High Commissioner, Shares a light moment with Dr. the Honourable Peter Phillips
Canadian High Commissioner, Shares a light moment with Dr. the Honourable Peter Phillips

High Commissioner Fabi is the eighteenth High Commissioner to Jamaica since Canada established a resident High Commission in Kingston in 1962.

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Canadian High Commissioner, Pays Courtesy Call on Dr. the Honourable Peter Phillips
Canadian High Commissioner, Pays Courtesy Call on Dr. the Honourable Peter Phillips

His Excellency, Mr. Sylvain Fabi, High Commissioner, Canada pays a Courtesy Call on Dr. the Honourable Peter Phillips, Minister of Finance and Planning today at the Heroes Circle office.

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Honourable Minister Finance Peter Phillips and His Excellency Dong Xiaojun
Honourable Minister Finance Peter Phillips and His Excellency Dong Xiaojun

His Excellency Mr. Dong Xiaojun, outgoing Ambassador for the Republic of China reflects, on his tour of duty in Jamaica during a courtesy call on Dr. the Hon. Peter Phillips, Minister of Finance and Planning this morning.

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IMF 9th Review
IMF 9th Review

"A gradual economic recovery is underway", Dr. Uma Ramakrishnan, IMF Mission Chief to Jamaica, stated with calm resolve at the 9th IMF Review, which was held recently at the Ministry of Finance and Planning, Heroes Circle office. Jamaica has to date successfully completed 8 IMF reviews and has recorded positive economic growth, with inflation being at its lowest in 48 years.

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Honourable Minister Finance Peter Phillips says Farewell to His Excellency Robert Ready
Honourable Minister Finance Peter Phillips says Farewell to His Excellency Robert Ready

His Excellency Robert Ready bids HMF Peter Phillips farewell as he demits office having served as Canadian High Commissioner from 2012.

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Signing of Heads of Agreement Between GoJ and JCTU
Signing of Heads of Agreement Between GoJ and JCTU

The Signing of the Heads of Agreement between the Government of Jamaica (GOJ) and the Jamaica Confederation of Trade Unions (JCTU) at the Office of the Prime Minister, on Tuesday, August 11, 2015. The contract is in effect from April 1, 2015 through to March 31, 2017, and it marks the end to the wage negotiation for 8 of the 11 bargaining unions under the umbrella of the JCTU.  Minister Horace W. Dalley, Minister with repsonsibility for the Public Service, in his remarks thanked the JCTU for their leadership and maturity exhibited throughout the wage negoitations.

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Hon. Minister Horace Dalley Extends the Hand of Fellowship to  Dr. Arun Kashyap
Hon. Minister Horace Dalley Extends the Hand of Fellowship to Dr. Arun Kashyap

The Hon. Horace W. Dalley with responsibility for the Public Service, in the Ministry of Finance and Planning extends the hand of fellowship to Dr. Arun Kashyap, Resident Representative, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on conclusion of the signing of UNDP Grant of US$ 100,000.00.  The Grant will be used to support the 'roll out' of the Transformation programme. Looking on are Devon Rowe, CD, Financial Secretary (left) and a very pleased Glen McLeish, Director, Programme Management Office with responsibility for the Transformation programme.

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Hon. Minister Horace Dalley Speaks at MOFP Transformation Launch
Hon. Minister Horace Dalley Speaks at MOFP Transformation Launch

The Hon. Minister Horace W. Dalley, with responsibility for Public Service in the Ministry of Finance and Planning, officially launches the Transformation Programme being undertaken in the Ministry. The Ministry's Transformation programme will benefit from technical support from the, UK based Behavioural Insight Team.

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FS Rowe, Hon Richard Prebble & Laure Darcy
FS Rowe, Hon Richard Prebble & Laure Darcy

Financial Secretary in the Ministry of Finance and Planning, Devon Rowe, exchanges a few words with Asian Development Bank’s Hon. Richard Prebble and co-author of “Finding Balance 2014,” Ms. Laure Darcy, as they prepare to commence the special Financial Secretary Executive Committee (FSEC) Meeting at the Ministry.

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Financial Secretary Executive Committee Meeting -  Attendees
Financial Secretary Executive Committee Meeting - Attendees

Members of the Financial Secretary Executive Committee (FSEC) gather for a specially convened meeting at which ADB representatives the Hon. Richard Prebble and Laure Darcy presented the findings from the “Finding Balance 2014” study.

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Jamaica Budget Debate 2015-2016
Jamaica Budget Debate 2015-2016

Tune in to the live stream of the Opening of the Jamaica Budget Debate http://www.ustream.tv/embed/11689884.

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The Government of Jamaica signs agreement with the Government of Japan for Grant Aid
The Government of Jamaica signs agreement with the Government of Japan for Grant Aid

GOJ signed today an Agreement with the Government of Japan for Grant Aid in the amount of one hundred million Japanese Yen (¥ 100,000,000) for the purchase of Japanese industrial equipment. The industrial equipment will be used to support economic and social development activities.

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The Government of Jamaica signs agreement with the Government of Japan for Grant Aid
The Government of Jamaica signs agreement with the Government of Japan for Grant Aid

GOJ signed today an Agreement with the Government of Japan for Grant Aid in the amount of one hundred million Japanese Yen (¥ 100,000,000) for the purchase of Japanese industrial equipment. The industrial equipment will be used to support economic and social development activities.

In photo: Dr. the Hon. Peter Phillips, Minister of Finance and Planning exchange signed agreements with His Excellency Yasuo Takase- Ambassador of Japan to Jamaica. - Photographer: Maurice Williams

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Honorable Minister Horace Dalley greets Jamaica Civil Service Association Representatives
Honorable Minister Horace Dalley greets Jamaica Civil Service Association Representatives

Hon. Minister Horace W. Dalley greets, O'Neil Grant, President of the Jamaica Civil Service Association of Jamaica and Robert Chung, 1st VP, JCSA at the start of the Public Sector Monitoring Committee Meeting today, at the Ministry.

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IMF 7th EFF Review Mission
IMF 7th EFF Review Mission

Dr. the Hon. Peter Phillips, Minister of Finance and Planning, IMF Mission Head, Dr. Jan Kees Martjin and Bert Van Selm answer questions posed by media, at the IMF 7th EFF Review Mission. The press conference took placed today at the Ministry of Finance and Planning.

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Hotline broadcasting from FID/RPD
Hotline broadcasting from FID/RPD

HOTLINE with Dr. Orville Taylor broadcasting from FID/RPD at MoFP's Shalimar location. Left to Right, CTD Robin Sykes, Commissioner, Major (RT'd) Johanna Lewin and Richard Farr. Seated across from the MoFP team is radio personality and host of HOTLINE, Dr. Orville Taylor.

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Courtesy Call by His Excellency E.W.P. Klipp
Courtesy Call by His Excellency E.W.P. Klipp

His Excellency E. W. P. Klipp, Embassy Royal Netherlands, exchange thoughts with Dr. the Hon. Peter Phillips, Minister of Finance and Planning, on global affairs during his courtesy call.

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