Anthony Hylton

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Name: Anthony Hylton
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Local manufacturing, as it is now, has no future - Hylton

John Myers Jr, Gleaner WriterManufacturing has been one of the largest contributors to Jamaica's gross domestic product (GDP), but the industry minister says the sector, as currently exists, is incapable of driving the kind of growth that the country ... [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

North/South Highway Benefits Highlighted

KINGSTON (JIS) -- There are great expectations among business interests and state officials that Jamaica will benefit significantly from Government’s development of the North/South Highway, will provide a shortened link between Kingston and Ocho Rios, ... [Published CaribSeek - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Jobs are coming! Development bank sees big money boost for small businesses

General manager for risk and strategy management at the DBJ, Claudine Tracey, said this is potentially game changing."We have assessed that through lending to the MSME sector we can, in five years, get $30 billion in investment and 12,000 in new jobs ... [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Multimillion$ ganja investment in works

"One investor alone says they will put up two million Canadian dollars, just one; and I represent a group which is willing to do this," Grant told The Gleaner."The details are still to be worked out because (we) can't do anything until government flies ... [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Local MSMEs grow under Direct Assistance Grant Scheme

Dr Beverley Morgan, director of the non-government organisation the Competitiveness Company, which focuses on boosting ornamental fishing prospects in inner-city communities, said the funding will be injected to foster the penetration of international ... [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

33 local companies receive financial aid

Minister of Industry, Investment and Commerce Anthony Hylton expressed appreciation for the assistance to the local companies, which are mainly in the areas of manufacturing and agro-processing, noting that the funding will enable them to become more ... [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Aug 11 2014]
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First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Scrap metal discipline

The minister was proud to report that: "There is a restriction on the export of irrigation pipes used in agriculture; railway lines; copper; I-beams; bridge (railings); manhole covers and sign posts. Special permits must be obtained from the minister ... [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Jamaica to Tap into Lucrative Ornamental Fish Exports

News 07 August 2014JAMAICA - The Minister of Industry, Investment and Commerce, Anthony Hylton, says the ornamental fish export industry is poised for growth and has the potential to earn the country well-needed foreign exchange.“I do believe the ornamental ... [Published The Fish Site - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 2 reports

Jamaica still a hot destination

Jamaica remains a hot business destination, and JAMPRO, the government's trade and investment agency, has opened hot, new offices at the multibillion dollar Montego Bay Convention Centre.JAMPRO stakes claim as being the first tenants of the SMG-managed ... [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Lebanon man charged after biting 12-year-old relative, state police say

A 47-year-old Lebanon resident was facing charges after state police said he bit a 12-year-old relative of his during an altercation earlier Monday in Swatara.Joseph Anthony Hylton was charged with a single count of harassment after police said he bit ... [Published PennLive.com - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Relocation Of JAMPRO’s Regional Office Will Strengthen Image - Hylton

Minister of Industry, Investment and Commerce, Hon. Anthony Hylton (left), assisted by President of JAMPRO, Diane Edwards (second left) and Mayor of Montego Bay and Chairman of the St. James Parish Council, Councillor Glendon Harris, as he cuts the ribbon ... [Published CaribSeek - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Relocation of JAMPRO's MoBay office will strengthen image, says Hylton

Minister of Industry, Investment and Commerce, Anthony Hylton, says the relocation of Jamaica Promotions Corporation’s (JAMPRO) regional office from the Montego Bay town centre to the Montego Bay Convention Centre in Rose Hall, St James, will strengthen ... [Published Power 106 - Jul 26 2014]

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Speaking at a recent Gleaner Editor's Forum, Industry and Investment Minister Anthony Hylton said the country should not "underestimate the importance or significance of this ganja/marijuana sector with proper regulation"

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Local manufacturing, as it is now, has no futur... [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Aug 20 2014]
North/South Highway Benefits Highlighted [Published CaribSeek - Aug 19 2014]
Jobs are coming! Development bank sees big mone... [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Aug 18 2014]
Local MSMEs grow under Direct Assistance Grant ... [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Aug 14 2014]
Multimillion$ ganja investment in works [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Aug 14 2014]
Caribbean Export awards US$1 million to firms i... [Published Caribbean News Now! - Aug 12 2014]
33 local companies receive financial aid [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Aug 11 2014]
Scrap metal discipline [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Aug 08 2014]
Jamaica to Tap into Lucrative Ornamental Fish E... [Published The Fish Site - Aug 07 2014]
Jamaica Could Earn Big Money From Ornamental Fi... [Published CaribSeek - Aug 03 2014]
Customs Revamps Authorised Economic Operator Pr... [Published CaribSeek - Aug 03 2014]
Jamaica still a hot destination [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Aug 01 2014]
Relocation of JAMPRO’s office will boost image ... [Published Jamaica Observer - Jul 31 2014]
Jamaica launches new AEO programme [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Jul 31 2014]
Jamaica could earn big money from ornamental fi... [Published Jamaica Observer - Jul 31 2014]
Lebanon man charged after biting 12-year-old re... [Published PennLive.com - Jul 29 2014]
Relocation Of JAMPRO’s Regional Office Will Str... [Published CaribSeek - Jul 29 2014]
LETTER OF THE DAY - Health, logistics hubs are ... [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Jul 28 2014]
Relocation of JAMPRO's MoBay office will streng... [Published Power 106 - Jul 26 2014]
I stand by my statement, Observer [Published Jamaica Observer - Jul 24 2014]
Logistics Key To Driving Competitiveness - Hylton [Published CaribSeek - Jul 17 2014]
Tertiary Institutions Urged To Provide Training... [Published CaribSeek - Jul 16 2014]
SEZ Legislation For Parliament Soon [Published CaribSeek - Jul 16 2014]
Govt To Expedite The Development Of Special Eco... [Published CaribSeek - Jul 15 2014]
Jamaica wants to be global shipping hub Feb. 19... [Published Spokesman-Review.com - Feb 19 2014]
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