The World Bank's information page for Jamaica providing general information about the economy of Jamaica, statistics and overviews of World Bank activities in the country. http://www.worldbank.org/en/country/jamaica
The foreign and international law web is a service of the Washburn University School of Law Library to provide links to primary foreign and international legal resources, research aids, and sites useful in conducting research on Jamaica.
US Commercial Service's Country Commercial Guides (CCG) are prepared by US Embassy Staff in Jamaica and contain information on the business and economic situation and the political climate as it affects U.S. business. CCG contains topics such as marketing, trade regulations, investment climate, and business travel. http://www.buyusainfo.net/info.cfm?id=126136
Country profile of Jamaica. Includes news, maps, statistics/information on governmental bodies, development organizations, industrial profiles, business profiles, Human rights records, and environmental profiles. http://www.eldis.org/go/country-profiles&country=1108
The Center for Disease Control information site for travelers to the following countries: Anguilla (U.K.), Antigua & Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Bermuda (U.K.), Cayman Islands (U.K.), Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique (France), Montserrat (U.K.), Netherlands Antilles, Puerto Rico (U.S.), St. Lucia, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, St. Kitts & Nevis, Trinidad & Tobago, Virgin Islands (U.S.), Virgin Islands (U.K.) http://www.cdc.gov/travel/caribean.htm
Canada's Department of Agriculture's market reports on Latin America and the Caribbean. Country reports include: Argentina, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Vincent & Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad & Tobago, Uruguay and Venezuela. http://www.ats.agr.gc.ca/info/lat-eng.htm
In 1972, Commonwealth Caribbean leaders at the Seventh Heads of Government Conference decided to transform the Caribbean Free Trade Association (CARIFTA) into a Common Market and establish the Caribbean Community, of which the Common Market would be an integral part.