The highest award Jamaica has is the Order of Jamaica (OJ). This was given to just seven people out of a total of 129 who received the varying awards. The central bank governor was among the seven who were given the top award. Other recipients of the top honour included Development Bank of Jamaica managing director Kingsley Thomas, for public service
JAMAICA - Monday saw Derick Latibeaudiere, governor of the Central Bank of Jamaica, receive the top national honour for his services to finance.