FTCNewsLine – October 2018

FTCNewsLine is an online quarterly newsletter of the Fair Trading Commission. In this Issue: 04-18 we feature matters related to the period July 1, 2018 to September 30, 2018. FTCNewsLine – October 2018

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Demystifying Misleading Advertising Under the FCA

On October 25, 2018, Mr. Marc Jones, Legal Officer will deliver a presentation “Demystifying Misleading Advertising under the Fair Competition Act” at the Faculty of Law, UWI. Click here  for more details on the presentation.

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FTC Staff to appear as guest presenters at UWI and UTech

In continuation of its 25th anniversary celebrations, the Staff of the FTC will be appearing as guest presenters at the University of the West Indies (UWI) and the University of Technology (UTech) during the month of October.  On October 25, 2018, Mr. Marc Jones, Legal Officer will deliver a presentation “Demystifying Misleading Advertising under the […]

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FTC 25th Anniversary Church Service

The Staff, Commissioners and well-wishers of the Fair Trading Commission worshipped at Providence Methodist Church, 132 Old Hope Road, Kingston 6 on Sunday, September 9, 2018 at 9:00am as part of the Commission’s 25th anniversary celebrations. 

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FTC Participates in JIS Think Tank Session

As part of its 25th anniversary celebrations, the FTC  participated in a Think Tank session with the Jamaica Information Service (JIS) on August 24, 2018 at 9:00am. This medium was used to inform the business community, consumers and our stakeholders of the FTC’s history and achievements over the past 25 years, as well as aspects […]

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FTC celebrates 25 years

The Fair Trading Commission will celebrate 25 years of existence in September 2018 and there will be a series of activities and events to commemorate this milestone. A special 25th Anniversary newspaper supplement will be published on Sunday, September 9, 2018.  The purpose of the supplement is to provide a brief history of the Commission […]

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FTCNewsLine – July 2018

FTCNewsLine is a quarterly newsletter of the Fair Trading Commission. In this Issue: 03-18 we feature matters related to the period April 1, 2018- June 30, 2018. FTCNewsLine – July 2018

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Dr. McKoy reappointed Chairman

Dr. Derrick McKoy, an Attorney-at-Law was reappointed as Chairman of the Fair Trading Commission for the period May 21, 2018 to May 20, 2020 by the Honourable Audley Shaw, Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries. Dr. McKoy previously served as Chairman from June 2016 to May 2018.

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FTCNewsLine – April 2018

FTCNewsLine is a quarterly newsletter of the Fair Trading Commission. In this Issue: 02-18 we feature matters related to the period January 1, 2018- March 31, 2018. FTCNewsLine – April 2018

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Compete 2018 – “Competition in Agriculture: Does it bear good fruit?”

In this 22nd issue of Compete, we explore the theme “Competition in agriculture: Does it bear good fruit?” which highlights the various opportunities and challenges for competition and economic development in the agricultural sector.  

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