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A powerful hurricane smashed into The Bahamas earlier this month, causing multiple deaths and devastating damage to the chain of Caribbean islands before roaring off towards the United States.

Last Saturday at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel in Kingston 91 students were awarded scholarships to the tune of over eight million by the Peace and Love Academic Scholarship (PALAS).

Jamaica’s Consul General Oliver Mair is advising all nationals to immediately take the necessary precautions in light of Hurricane Dorian which is increasing to Category 4 and is slated for landfall in Florida during the weekend.

NEW YORK, NY– The Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) continues to work closely with the Diaspora community and was among the sponsors of the annual Jamaican Independence Celebration Foundation, Inc (JICFI) Anniversary Gala. JTB’s District Sales Manager Marcia Sinclair, along with Kenton Senior, Business Development Manager hosted a number of partners and travel specialists at the gala event, which was held at the New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge on, August 17.

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