April 21, 2017
The CIEEP aims to train persons in 3D animation for feature films.

Programme Launched to Train Persons in 3D Animation

A project which seeks to train 150 young people annually for the global US$230-billion animation industry was launched on April 19. With an estimated investment of […]
April 21, 2017
Desmond McKenzie and Dwayne Veron looking to expand LEDSP

SDC Seeking to Expand LEDSP

The Social Development Commission (SDC) is seeking to expand its Local Economic Development Support Programme (LEDSP), says the agency’s Executive Director, Dr. Dwayne Vernon. Speaking at […]
April 21, 2017
Christopher Tufton, tries out one of the six ambulances at May Pen Hospita

May Pen Hospital to Get Erin Radiology Centre

Patients at the May Pen Hospital, in Clarendon, will benefit from the establishment of an Erin Radiology Centre as of May 1. Making the announcement, Transport […]
April 20, 2017
PM Andrew Holness discussing fiscal space

Gov’t Must Make Right Decisions About its Fiscal Space, Says PM Holness

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the government must make right decisions about its fiscal space, which will secure economic and social prosperity. He says that government […]
April 20, 2017
Desmond McKenzie addressing the national disaster fund

$350 Million in National Disaster Fund

A total of $350 million is now available in country’s National Disaster Fund, says Minister of Local Government and Community Development, Hon. Desmond McKenzie. He was […]
April 20, 2017
Book cover for JR’s HOPE Thoughts On Improving From Up The Street

JR’s HOPE: Thoughts On Improving From Up The Street

Donovan Watkis swept up four awards at the Northern Caribbean University’s Lignum Vitae Film Festival (2015), and a historical distribution partnership with the Bob Marley owned TUFF GONG/UMG […]
April 19, 2017
Appleton Estate Rum Tour in Siloah, St. Elizabeth

Appleton Estate Upgrading a Game Changer for South Coast Tourism – Bartlett

Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says the $1 billion renovation of the Appleton Estate Rum Tour in Siloah, St. Elizabeth will be a “game changer” […]
April 19, 2017
Floyd Green cuts the ribbon to officially reopen the refurbished Summerfield Child Care Facility

Summerfield Child Facility Refurbished

Some $50 million has been spent by the Child Development Agency (CDA) to refurbish the Summerfield Child Facility in Clarendon, which houses 31 teenage girls. Speaking […]
April 19, 2017
Keynote address at the 16th annual jamaican teachers association

Teachers Urged to View Profession as their Most Valuable Asset

General Secretary of Education International, Fred van Leeuwen, says teachers should view the profession as their most valuable asset and their most effective weapon to realise […]
April 18, 2017
Project to Promote Energy Efficiency electricity in Caribbean Countries

More Than 50% of Electricity Demand to be Supplied by Renewables

The Government is projecting that within two years, more than half of Jamaica’s electricity demand, totalling nearly 700 megawatts will be generated from renewable  sources. According […]
April 18, 2017
Edmund Bartlett will attend World Travel and Tourism Summit

Bartlett to Promote Jamaica at World Travel and Tourism Summit

Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett will be among a list of influential speakers at the World Travel and Tourism Council’s (WTTC) 17th Global Summit in […]
April 18, 2017
Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, J.C. Hutchinson talking about bee farmers

Bee Farmers Urged to Increase Value-Added Production

Minister without portfolio in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. J.C. Hutchinson, is encouraging bee farmers to increase value added production in order […]