Jamaica sees opportunity in end of U.S. embargo on CubaStaff writer ▼ | February 7, 2015
The Jamaican government said the expected end of the 52-year-old U.S. economic embargo against Cuba could expand business opportunities for Jamaica.
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Jamaica has a long history of trade and cultural exchange with Cuba, the ministry said in a statement, adding that the Jamaica Promotions Corporation is drafting a market development plan to take advantage of the thaw between Washington and Havana.
Ffolkes pointed to an immediate prospect of working with Cuba to attract investors in the business-process outsourcing sector, particularly for multilingual facilities.
"Given the deep and excellent ties between our two governments and people, we are seeking to further strengthen those relations in terms of business and bilateral trade," the Cuban ambassador to Jamaica, Bernardo Guanche Hernandez, said Wednesday during an Export to Cuba workshop in Kingston. ■