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Holness and US VP-elect Pence discuss links between JA, America

Published:Friday | December 2, 2016 | 10:10 AM
Holness

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has disclosed that he has had a brief discussion with the incoming United States administration.

He says he received a telephone call from Vice-President-elect Mike Pence yesterday.

The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) says Holness and Governor Pence discussed Jamaica’s strong relationship with the people of the United States and the even stronger cultural links between the two countries.

IN PHOTO: Pence

Holness also expressed interest in strengthening relations particularly in investment.

The OPM says both men pledged to continue their dialogue on areas of mutual interest.

The Prime Minister says he is optimistic about the future of the relationship between Jamaica and the United States.