May 15, 2017

Filmmakers From 28 Countries For UWI’s GATFFEST

Filmmakers from 28 countries will join local talent in showcasing their work in various genres at the 2017 staging of the University of the West Indies’ […]
May 12, 2017
Minister of Education discusses traditional education and TVET

Traditional Education Must be Joined With TVET – Minister

Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid, says there must be a “full marriage” between traditional education and technical vocational education and […]
May 12, 2017
Karl Samuda discusses medical marijuana

Gov’t Remains Committed to Medical Marijuana Industry

The Government remains committed to supporting and facilitating stakeholder activities leading to the development of a medical marijuana industry in Jamaica. This undertaking has been given […]
May 12, 2017
Autism Support Association

Autism Support Association Calls for Greater Integration

Despite growing awareness among Jamaicans of children with autism, there still needs to be more acceptance of the disorder. Professor of Child Health, Child Development and […]
May 10, 2017
Women’s Centre of Jamaica Foundation recieve donation of baby stuff

Adolescent Mothers to Benefit from Donation of Baby and School Supplies

Adolescent mothers from the Women’s Centre of Jamaica Foundation (WCJF) are to benefit from a large donation of baby and school supplies from the Joyously Unveiling […]
May 10, 2017
garbage collection

Gov’t Equipping NSWMA for Timely Collection of Garbage

The Government is assuring the public that equipping the National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA) for the timely collection of garbage is a priority. According to […]
May 10, 2017
Samoya Jordon at the sashing ceremony

First Blind Contestant Vies for Miss Kingston and St. Andrew Crown

Twenty-five-year-old Samoya Jordon will create history when she takes to the stage at the Ranny Williams Entertainment Centre on May 13 to compete for the Miss […]
May 9, 2017
Edmund Bartlett discussing starbucks

Jamaica Poised to Benefit from Starbucks Local Operations

Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says the establishment of operations in Jamaica by American Coffee Company, Starbucks, will serve to strengthen the country’s appeal to international […]
May 9, 2017
Child Development Agency Chief Executive Officer

Adults Urged to Take Action Against Child Abuse

Minister of State for Education, Youth and Information, Hon. Floyd Green, is pleading to adults to take action against child abuse. Mr. Green, who brought greetings […]
May 9, 2017
launch of the Housing, Opportunity, Production and Employment

First Phase of HOPE Programme to Focus on Employment – PM Holness Says This is Not Emergency Work

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the Housing, Opportunity, Production and Employment (HOPE) programme is not emergency work but instead is a one year engagement for unattached […]
May 8, 2017
Communications Officer at Tax Administration Jamaica discusses more accessible to disabled persons Jamaican Goverment

TAJ’s Facilities More Accessible to Persons with Disabilities

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ), as part of its National Compliance Plan, is working to make its facilities more accessible to persons with disabilities. Communications Officer at […]
May 8, 2017
Director General of the Public Sector discussing quality service

Deliver Quality Service to Avoid Wasting Time and Money – Pottinger-Scott

Director General of the Public Sector Transformation and Modernisation Division (PSTMD), Office of the Cabinet, Veniece Pottinger-Scott, says that public-sector workers must deliver quality service in […]