July 28, 2017
Breaking Jamaican News

Regulations for Hemp Industry by 2018

Chairperson of the Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA), Hyacinth Lightbourne says regulations being developed to guide a legal hemp industry in Jamaica should be in place next […]
July 28, 2017
Breaking Jamaican News

Cannabis Licensing Authority Receives 236 Applications

The Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA) has, to date, received 236 applications for licences since commencing the process last year. Chairperson, Hyacinth Lightbourne, says five categories of […]
July 27, 2017
breaking Jamaican News, Jamaican Diaspora

Diaspora Technology Task Force Urges Members to Hire Jamaicans

The Diaspora Technology Task Force is calling for members to  hire Jamaican talent who can work from home online. “There is a huge opportunity for businesses […]
July 27, 2017
breaking Jamaican News

Tourism on Course for Record-Breaking Growth – Bartlett

Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says the sector is on course for “record -breaking growth” this year. He said that revenue earnings for the first […]
July 27, 2017
breaking Jamaican News

Jamaica House Returns to the UK

Jamaica House O2 returns to the United Kingdom (UK) in August to celebrate one of the nation’s most accomplished athletes, Usain Bolt, when he runs his […]
July 26, 2017

Jamaica Ripe for Business – JAMPRO Head

Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO) President, Diane Edwards, is renewing calls for Jamaicans in the Diaspora to invest in the country of their birth. She said that […]
July 26, 2017
Breaking Jamaican News

Reggae Boys Did Well — Grange

The Honourable Olivia Grange, Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, has told the Reggae Boyz that they did well although they did not win the […]
July 25, 2017
Breaking Jamaican News

Diaspora Member Spreads Culture in Canada

Second generation Diaspora member, Donika Jones, is using volunteerism to spread the Jamaican culture in Canada. Born in Ontario, Canada, to Jamaican parents, Miss Jones, who […]
July 25, 2017
Breaking Jamaican News

Crime Down in Five Major Categories

Minister of National Security, Hon. Robert Montague, is reporting reductions in  five of the seven major categories of crime for the first six months of the […]
July 24, 2017

Diaspora Urged to Utilise Education Trust for School Donations

Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid, is advising members of the Diaspora to utilise the services of the National Educational Trust […]
July 24, 2017
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Diaspora Encouraged to Take Full Advantage of Local Business Opportunities

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, is encouraging the Jamaican Diaspora to increase its involvement in the business prospects of Jamaica as a means of […]
July 24, 2017

Six Jamaicans in the Diaspora Receive G-G Achievement Award

Six members of the Jamaican Diaspora have been bestowed with the 2017 Governor-General’s Achievement Award (GGAA) in recognition of their outstanding contribution to the country. The […]
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