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The management and staff of Kingston Wharves Limited (KWL) join the Jamaica Producers Group in mourning the passing of Dr. Marshall Hall. Dr. Hall passed away today, November 22, 2022. We express condolences to Dr. Hall’s wife Jeanette; his children, KWL’s Chairman Jeffrey Hall, Andrea Perkins, and Dr. Allyson Hall; grandchildren, his extended family and

Dr. the Hon. Marshall McGowan Hall, C.D., O.J. Has Died

It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of Dr. the Honourable Marshall McGowan  Hall, C.D., O.J. early this morning. Dr. Hall was most recognized for his association with the  Jamaica Producers Group Limited, where he served as Director for over 40 years and as Group  Managing Director for 27 years.  Jeffrey Hall,

Annual Anchor Awards to turn out Maritime Top Brass in Florida: Guyana’s President Serving as Patron

Boca Raton, Fl (October 10, 2022): The American Caribbean Maritime Foundation (ACMF) will  host its Fifth Annual Gala and Anchor Awards ceremony on Friday, November 4, 2022 at the Coral  Ridge Yacht Club in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, in the presence of Dr. Irfaan Ali, President of The  Republic of Guyana. The Distinguished Honoree is Eddie

St. Mary Are Champions in the Kingston Wharves Under-15 Cricket Competition

The curtains came down on the 31st staging of the Kingston Wharves Under-15 Cricket Competition, with St. Mary copping the championship title for the first time in the competition’s history. They defeated St. Elizabeth in the finals which was held at Sabina Park on, Thursday, September 1. Due to the weather conditions, the Duckworth Lewis

Kingston Wharves Awards PEP Students

Kingston Wharves has recognised some 22 children of its employees who were successful in their Primary Exit Profile (PEP) exams. At a recent awards ceremony held at Kingston Wharves Limited, the students were presented with a cash award in the form of book vouchers, a congratulatory certificate and back to school items. CEO Mark Williams

The Kingston Wharves Under-15 Cricket Competition is Back

After a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Kingston Wharves Under-15 Cricket competition made a comeback today, with the launch of the 2022 season at the Jamaica Defence Force Cricket Field at Up Park, South Camp Road.   Simone Murdock, Corporate Services and Client Experience Manager at Kingston Wharves, welcomed the restart of the

Kingston Wharves Optimistic about the Future

CEO of Kingston Wharves Limited Mark Williams yesterday noted that the Company navigated the rough waters of the pandemic, steadied the ship and as a result has delivered positive results both financially and operationally.  The CEO was speaking at the company’s 2022 Annual General Meeting (AGM) held at the AC Hotel in Kingston yesterday. KWL

Barbadian Delegation Tours the Port of Kingston to Study Port Community System

A delegation from Barbados recently toured the Port of Kingston as part of a study tour to garner more information about Jamaica’s Port Community System (PCS). The PCS is implemented and managed by the Port Authority of Jamaica (PAJ) as an online portal that connects all the major port community stakeholders—port terminals, truckers, freight forwarders,

Women Urged to Take Control of Work-Life Balance

Motivational Speaker Dr. Nsomi Jaja encouraged a group women leaders at Kingston Wharves to live by design rather than by default. “It is not good to sit around waiting for life to happen, but rather to be intentional in how you plan for your life,” she said. She was speaking at a Women’s Leadership Luncheon

Kingston Wharves Continues to Drive the Port Community Vaccination Effort

Members of the public came from near and far to take the jab at Kingston Wharves’ (KWL) Kingport Building on Tuesday (February 1), as the company hosted its fourth Port Community Vaccination Blitz. The vaccine sessions have been put on by the Ministry of Health and Wellness in partnership with KWL and the Port Authority