April 1, 2018

2018/19 Financial Year Officially Begins Today

Photo: JIS Photographer Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness The 2018/19 Financial Year officially begins today (April 1), with the Government projecting to spend $773.6 […]
March 31, 2018

St. Ann’s Bay Regional Hospital Delivering First Class Health Care

Photo: Garwin Davis Minister of Health, Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton (centre), interacts with patients during a recent visit to the St. Ann’s Bay Regional Hospital, […]
March 31, 2018

Spanish Town Hospital and Infirmary Receive Stretchers

Photo: Michael Sloley The two state-of-the-art stretchers donated to the Spanish Town Hospital, in St. Catherine, by Jamaicans in the United States (US). Patients at the […]
March 31, 2018

CMU President says Hub Transformation has already Started

Photo: Michael Sloley President of the Caribbean Maritime University, Professor Fritz Pinnock, addresses JIS ‘Think Tank’, recently. President of the Caribbean Maritime University (CMU), Professor Fritz […]
March 30, 2018

Innovators Invited to Apply for 2018 Awards

Jamaican innovators are being encouraged to come forward with their ideas by applying for the National Innovation Awards 2018. Categories for entrants include Agriculture; Food and […]
March 30, 2018

MoBay City Run Charity Lauded for Assisting Students

Photo: Garwin Davis Director of Sector Support Services at the Early Childhood Commission (ECC), Nordia Seymour-Hall (fourth left), displays a symbolic cheque for $3.5 million, courtesy […]
March 30, 2018

Senate Approves Motions to Extend State of Public Emergency in North St. Catherine

Photo: Rudranath Fraser Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade Minister and Leader of Government Business in the Upper House, Senator the Hon. Kamina Johnson Smith, addressing today’s […]
March 29, 2018

JMA/JEA Focusing on ‘Advancing Breakthroughs’ at Expo Jamaica 2018

Photo: Camar Getfield Expo Jamaica 2018 Co-Chairman, Richard Coe (left), outlining details of this year’s 46th staging of the biennial trade show slated for April 19 […]
March 29, 2018

Caribbean Special Tactics Centre Opens at Moneague Training Camp

Photo: Contributed Chief of Defence Staff, Major General Rocky Meade The Caribbean Special Tactics Centre (CSTC) was officially opened at the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) Moneague […]
March 29, 2018

Canadian High Commissioner Praises Jamaica Defence Force

Photo: Claudia Gardner Former National Security Minister, Hon. Robert Montague (2nd left), looks on as Canada’s High Commissioner to Jamaica, Her Excellency Laurie Peters (2nd right), […]
March 28, 2018

Reduction in Overcrowding at Penal Institutions

Photo: JIS Photographer Then Minister of State in the Ministry of National Security, Senator the Hon. Pearnel Charles Jr. (2nd right), and Commissioner of Corrections at […]
March 28, 2018

House Approves Extension of State of Public Emergency in St. Catherine North Police Division

Photo: Adrian Walker Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, speaks today (March 27), in the House of Representatives. During the sitting, the Emergency Powers (No. […]
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