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Hon. Fayval Williams, MP

Minister of State

Ministry of Finance and the Public Service

DIVESTMENT OF THE OPERATIONS OF CAYMANAS TRACK LIMITED TO

SUPREME VENTURES LIMITED

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2017

Today’s Signing Ceremony marks a significant turning point in public sector transformation and

is indicative of the direction that the Government of Jamaica will be taking as it relates to

streamlining public bodies and improving corporate governance.

Today is for the media, I know, a moment that they long awaited; I can only anticipate the

questions that may be raised during the Question and Answer section. I know for sure that Mrs.

Cheryl James and her team are happy that we are now at this juncture.

I want us look at the significance of this event. Today, I was reminded by the Finance Minister

that public bodies can play a greater role in growing the economy. One way is to have the

procurement process to be more effective and efficient so that when funds are budgeted and ear

marked for projects, we do not at the end of financial year unspent because some public bodies

have failed in their mandate to deliver.

Minister Shaw, as the Minister within whose portfolio Public Bodies falls, I can commit to you

that this time next financial year, our public bodies performance with respect to failure, stalled or

multiple delays in the process; the performance achievement of projects will not be 29% of the

budget allocated.

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 Corporate social responsibility  Conflict of interest and connected transactions and

relationships  Other disclosures relating to, e.g., board committees, internal

audit, shareholder communications and investor relations  Ease of identifying compliance information

The judges will also take into account other publicly- available information that reflects on the standard of particular Public Bodies corporate governance. The decision of the judges will be final. In the event that the judges are unable to find entries of sufficient merit, they may, at their discretion, withhold some awards.

H. Award Ceremony  The Awards Ceremony should be attended by all applicants

and other guests and will be held in December 2019.  Media representatives will be invited to cover the Awards

Ceremony as a part of the public relations arrangement.

Notification: Enquiries in relation to the Public-Sector Corporate Governance Awards 2019 should be directed to:

Miss Greta Bogues, Chairman, PSOJ Corporate Governance Committee Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica (PSOJ) 39 Hope Road, Kingston 10. Phone : 876-927-6238 E mail : cherylb@psoj.org and/or gretab@cwjamaica.com OR Mrs Cheryl Sylvester-James Senior Director, Ministry of Finance and the Public Service 30 National Heroes Circle, Kingston 4 Phone: 876- 932-5056 E-mail: cheryl.james@mof.gov.jm

Categories Scores

Board composition, functions & structure 25% Corporate governance policies, procedures & Practices

30%

Compliance and disclosure of information 20% Risk Measurement and Internal Controls 25%

TOTAL 100%

C. Award Categories BEST OVERALL CORPORATE GOVERNANCE

AWARD SPECIAL AWARDS as noted hereunder:

- Best Annual Report Award - Best Website Award - Most Improved Public Body

Four (4) Dedicated Category Awards: 1. BOARD COMPOSITION, FUNCTIONS &

STRUCTURE This award aims to identify good corporate governance practices articulated in the CGF especially in relation to the separation of roles of the CEO and Board Chair, Board diversity, competency of Board members, establishment of Board Committees, and conduct of orientation and training of Board members as well as board evaluation.

2. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE POLICIES, PROCE-

DURES AND PRACTICES This award seeks to assess the extent to which specific recommended corporate governance policies, procedures and practices in relation to the operation of the Board have been implemented. These include Board Charter, Corporate Social Responsibility policy, appraisal of the CEO and availability of preparatory documents for board meetings.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

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SUMMARY OF POSTS .. .. .. .. .. .. .. v

SALARY GROUPS AND GRADES .. .. .. .. .. 1 - 19

ESTABLISHED & ABOLISHED POSTS

CORPORATION AND COUNCILS .. .. .. .. .. 20-90 & 91-104

Clarendon .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 20-24 & 91-92

Hanover .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 25-28 & 93

Kingston & St. Andrew Corporation .. .. .. .. 29-35 & 94

Manchester .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 36-41 & 95

Portland .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 42-46 & 96-97

Portmore Municipal Council .. .. .. .. .. 47-49

St. Ann .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 50-55 & 98

St. Catherine .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 56-61 & 99

St. Elizabeth .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 62-66 & 100

St. James .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 68-71

St. Mary .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 72-76

St. Thomas .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 77-81 &101

Trelawny .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 82-86 & 102

Westmoreland .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 87-90 & 103-104

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MINISTRY OF FINANCE & THE PUBLIC SERVICE

De Minimis Waivers for the period June 1, 2020 – June 30, 2020

Disclaimer: The Ministry of Finance & the Public Service wishes to advise that the Waivers described below indicate approved but not necessarily utilized waivers. Additionally, the amounts waived are estimates

derived from the values provided the Applicants which in some instances do not necessarily include the cost of shipping, insurance etc. The Ministry assumes no responsibility for any errors made in describing these

transactions.

Date

Tariff

Heading Applicant Brief Description of Items

CET

WAIVED SCT WAIVED Income Tax

GCT

WAIVED PAYE

STAMP

DUTY

WAIVED

TRANSFER

TAX WAIVED

PROPERTY

TAX

WAIVED

TOTAL

11-Jun-20 MEGJC

Transfer tax for property located at Lot 151, Vol 1464

Folio 541, Trelawney iro Mavis Thompson 140,000.00 140,000.00

22-Jun-20 MEGJC

Transfer tax for property located at Lot 52, Vol 1213

Folio 558, St. James iro Dorothy Richards 470,000.00 470,000.00

23-Jun-20

St. Mary Municipal

Corporation

Request for discretionary relief on 5 properties - Joyce

Sual, William Brown, Fitz Arthur Anderson, Washington

Walker & Brenton Smallhorn 47,000.00 47,000.00

TOTAL

610,000.00 47,000.00 657,000.00

**No discretionary waivers were granted for April 2020.

Disclaimer:

The Ministry of Finance & the Public Service wishes to advise that the Waivers described below indicate approved but not necessarily utilized waivers. Additionally, the amounts waived are

estimates derived from the values provided the Applicants which in some instances do not necessarily include the cost of shipping, insurance etc. The Ministry assumes no responsibility for any

errors made in describing these transactions.

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Parish Councils Establishment

Clarendon 109

Hanover 69

Kingston & St. Andrew Corporation 178

Manchester 114

Portland 113

Portmore Municipal Council 25

St. Ann 122

St. Catherine 136

St. Elizabeth 92

St. James 96

St. Mary 96

St. Thomas 97

Trelawny 100

Westmoreland 80

Total 1427

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SUMMARY OF KINGSTON & ST. ANDREW CORPORATION,

ESTABLISHMENT

PORTMORE MUNICIPAL COUNCIL AND PARISH COUNCILS

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