Prime Minister P.J. Patterson hosting a business development forum – Jamaica Pegasus on February 23, 2006

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. P.J. Patterson will be hosting a business development forum under the theme Today’s investments: Tomorrow’s Opportunities at the Jamaica Pegasus on February 23, 2006. The objective is to instill confidence in the business community and the public in the country’s economic prospects. There will be panel discussions on five sectors namely, Manufacturing, Tourism, Infrastructure, Bauxite & Mining and ICT & Agri-business.

Guests to the forum will be specially invited and will include representatives of corporate Jamaica, trade unions, government departments and agencies, industry associations, the Diaspora and multilateral organizations operating in Jamaica.

Journalists attending the forum are invited to register for accreditation with the Jamaica Information Service. Accreditation forms will be available at the JIS website at www.jis.gov.jm