July 30, 2018

Senate Approves Extension of St. James State of Emergency

The State of Public Emergency now in effect in St. James, will continue for another three months, until November 1. Members of the Senate, during Friday’s […]
July 27, 2018

EU Commits to Helping Jamaica Combat Transnational Crime

The European Union (EU) has committed to remaining a key partner with Jamaica in combatting transnational organised criminal activity. Head of the EU Delegation, Malgorzata Wasilewska, […]
July 27, 2018

Medicanja Limited Launches Cannabis-Based Nutraceutical Products

Medicanja Limited today (July 26) launched its full suite of 12 cannabis-based nutraceutical products during a ceremony at Eden Gardens Wellness Resort and Spa on Lady […]
July 27, 2018

Tourism Minister Welcomes Expansion of Rio Nuevo Village Attraction

Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says the Rio Nuevo Village attraction in St. Mary is making a major contribution to heritage tourism in Jamaica and efforts […]
July 26, 2018

Emancipation Jubilee to Celebrate Rich Culture and Heritage

Jamaica’s rich culture and heritage will be celebrated during the 21st staging of the Emancipation Jubilee at the Seville Heritage Park in St. Ann. The annual […]
July 26, 2018

PM Holness Engages Jamaican and Caribbean Diaspora in Namibia

Prime Minister Andrew Holness yesterday afternoon (July 24) engaged Jamaican and Caribbean nationals living in Namibia as part of his official visit to the southern African […]
July 25, 2018

Jamaica’s House of Representatives Approves Minimum Wage Increases

The House of Representatives, on Tuesday (July 24), approved two motions that will increase the national minimum wage, and the minimum wage for industrial security guards. […]
July 25, 2018

Increased Demand for United States Dollar

Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Finance and the Public Service, Hon. Fayval Williams, says increased local demand for the United States (US) dollar over […]
July 24, 2018

Street in Namibian Capital Renamed in Honour of National Hero Marcus Garvey

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has expressed gratitude to the Government and people of Namibia for naming a street in the capital, Windhoek, in honour of Jamaica’s […]
July 23, 2018

PM Holness arrives in Namibia for Historic State Visit

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has arrived in Namibia for what is the first official State visit by a Jamaican Head of Government to that country. The […]
July 20, 2018

Education Ministry Partners With Mexico to Preserve Records

The Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, and the Mexican Embassy in Jamaica have partnered on a project to further boost the Government’s capacity to digitally […]
July 20, 2018

Expansion of Airlift from Germany and Latin America to Boost Tourism

Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says expansion of airlift from the emerging markets of Germany and Latin America is guaranteed to take Jamaica’s tourism to […]