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Over 300 workers to depart for Canada farms

Published:Sunday | January 4, 2015 | 10:46 AM

Some 340 Jamaican workers are set to leave the island this week to take up employment opportunities on a number of farms in Canada.

The group is scheduled to depart Jamaica on Tuesday following a ceremony at the Ministry of Labour’s downtown Kingston offices.

They will be addressed by Labour Minister Derrick Kellier and newly-appointed permanent secretary in the ministry, Collette Roberts-Risden, before departure.

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