August 31, 2017
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PIOJ Reports Growth of Economy

The Planning Institute of Jamaica (PIOJ) is reporting that the country grew by an estimated 0.3 per cent for the April to June 2017 quarter. It […]
August 31, 2017
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North-South Highway Opens Opportunities for Port Royal – Finance Minister

Minister of Finance and the Public Service, Hon. Audley Shaw, says building of the North-South Highway has opened up business opportunities for Port Royal, and investors […]
August 31, 2017
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Gov’t Targeting Increased Use of Technology in Education

The Ministry of Education, Youth and Information is moving to optimise schools’ outputs through greater use of information and communications technology (ICT) in teaching. Portfolio Minister, […]
August 25, 2017
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Plans Well Advanced for National Mentorship Scheme

State Minister for Education, Youth and Information, Hon. Floyd Green, says plans are in an advanced stage for the creation of an all-island national mentorship scheme. […]
August 25, 2017
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Security Ministry Expanding Collaborations to Rehabilitate Inmates

The Ministry of National Security is expanding collaborations across Government that are primarily aimed at boosting the Department of Correctional Services rehabilitation programmes for inmates in […]
August 25, 2017
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Government Committed to Providing High-Quality Education – Minister

As teachers and students prepare for the 2017-2018 academic year, Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid, says the Government is committed […]
August 23, 2017
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Tertiary Students Urged to Use Critical Thinking to Advance Country

Governor-General, His Excellency the Most Hon. Sir Patrick Allen, is urging students to use tertiary training for the advancement of the country, through critical thinking. He […]
August 23, 2017
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Women Urged to Dispel Misconceptions that Hold them Back

Wife of the Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Juliet Holness, is imploring women to dispel misconceptions that prevent them from realising their true potential. This, she […]
August 23, 2017
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Improved Mobility for Commanders of the JCF

The Government has strengthened the mobility of officers at the management level of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF), with 24 new vehicles assigned to Area and […]
August 22, 2017
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HEART Assists Persons with Mild Intellectual Disabilities

Some 152 young persons with mild intellectual disabilities are being assisted with personal and professional development skills, through the Empowerment Programme of the Youth Services Division […]
August 22, 2017
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Local Films to Premiere at Festival in Trinidad

Five local films will premiere at the upcoming Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival (TTFF), slated for September 19 to 26 in Port-of-Spain. The projects are ‘Code’ […]
August 22, 2017
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Law Coming for Gated Communities to be Controlled by REB/CSC

Legislation is in the works for the Real Estate Board/Commission of Strata Corporations (REB/CSC) to be given the responsibility for gated communities. Speaking at a JIS […]
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