March 8, 2018

JUTC to Provide Free Internet Service on Public Passenger Buses

Photo: Adrian Walker Science, Energy and Technology Minister, Dr. the Hon. Andrew Wheatley (right, seated), and Chief Executive Officer, Growth Tech Limited, Neil Lawrence (left, seated), […]
March 8, 2018

Minister Samuda Calls on Caribbean to Revisit Agricultural Priorities

Photo: JIS Photographer The Most Hon. Andrew Holness (2nd right), Prime Minister of Jamaica, and Dr. Margarita Cedeño, Constitutional Vice-President of the Dominican Republic Special Ambassador […]
March 8, 2018

Minister Bartlett Underscores the Importance of Tourism Service Excellence

Photo: Adrian Walker Executive Director, Tourism Product Development Company Limited, Dr. Andrew Spencer, (front row, third left), and Chairperson for the Tourism Service Excellence Awards (TSEA) […]
March 8, 2018

Statement by Min. Olivia Grange in Observance of Int’l Women’s Day

Statement by Min. Olivia Grange in Observance of Int’l Women’s DayMinister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Hon. Olivia Grange. (FILE) Mr. Speaker, I rise in […]
March 7, 2018

FAO Director-General Calls for Collaboration to Combat Malnutrition and Obesity

Photo: Claudia Gardner Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), José Graziano da Silva, has called for a multisectoral approach in […]
March 7, 2018

JANAAC Extends Period for Free Pre-Assessment

Photo: Adrian WalkerChief Executive Officer, Jamaica National Agency for Accreditation, Sharonmae Shirley. Chief Executive Officer, Jamaica National Agency for Accreditation (JANAAC), Sharonmae Shirley, is encouraging local […]
March 7, 2018

Tertiary Institutions Offering New and in-Demand Courses – Senator Reid

Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid (left), exchanges pleasantries with Pro-Vice Chancellor and Principal, University of the West Indies (UWI) Mona […]
March 6, 2018

First 9, 600 High-Tech Water Meters to Be Delivered by May

Photo: JIS Photographer President of the National Water Commission (NWC), Mark Barnett, addressing a contract signing ceremony last year for the supply of 450,000 new high […]
March 6, 2018

FAO Official Wants Clear Mandate for Organisation

Photo: Claudia Gardner Assistant Director General of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) for Latin America and the Caribbean, Dr. Julio Berdegué, addresses a press conference […]
March 6, 2018

Diversification of Minerals Sector High on Agenda of Mining Ministry

Photo: JIS Photographer The mining of limestone in St. Ann. The mining division of the Ministry of Transport and Mining is placing greater focus on the […]
March 5, 2018

Dr. Nigel Clarke Triumphs For JLP … 62+ Of Vote …

Dr. Nigel Clarke wins North West St. Andrew seat. Retaining the seat handsomely for the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP).  Former MP Derrick Smith who retired due […]
March 5, 2018

Government Programmes $87.3 Billion for New and Ongoing Projects

Photo: JIS Photographer Finance and the Public Service Minister, Hon. Audley Shaw. The Government has programmed $87.3 billion for implementation of new or ongoing public-sector investment […]
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