March 28, 2017
Director General at the Jamaica Library Service Karen Barton discussing internet access

The Jamaica Library Service Embraces the Use of Technology in its Services

The library community has been evolving and remains quite relevant in a technologically-driven society through the array of services it offers to meet the demands of […]
March 28, 2017
community participating in Tuberculosis training session

Community Members Attend Training Session on TB

The Kingston and St. Andrew (KSA) Health Services observed World Tuberculosis (TB) Day on March 24 with a training session for community members. Just under 30 […]
March 27, 2017
CEO of USF Suzette Buchanan discusses internet access

USF Provides Millions to Boost Internet Access

The Universal Service Fund (USF) has provided millions of dollars in support to libraries and educational institutions as the entity continues to carry out its mandate […]
March 27, 2017
Audley Shaw discussing rationalisation of public bodies

Gov’t Embarking on Rationalisation of Public Bodies

Minister of Finance and the Public Service, Hon. Audley Shaw, says the Government has embarked on a comprehensive rationalisation of public bodies. This, he said, will […]
March 27, 2017
Two business men talking at the BPO meeting

BPO Sector Becoming the Number One Source of Employment in Western Jamaica

The Business Process Outsourcing Sector (BPO) is fast becoming the number one source of employment, next to tourism in western Jamaica. Speaking in an interview with […]
March 24, 2017
MOCA bill being discussed by Prime Minister Andrew Holness

Prime Minster Andrew Holness Tables MOCA Bill

The Government has taken another step to strengthen Jamaica’s anti-corruption laws through the tabling of the Major Organised Crime and Anti-Corruption Agency ( MOCA ) Bill […]
March 24, 2017
Minister of State in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, Hon. Floyd Green, addressing careers

Students Must be Guided to Choose Careers

Minister of State in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, Hon. Floyd Green, says the job market has become very competitive and students should now […]
March 24, 2017
large crowd which taking part in a Peace March for campaign against violence

National Campaign Against Violence to be Launched

A national campaign to promote peace and reduce violence in all its forms will be launched this year. This was stated by Prime Minister, the Most […]
March 23, 2017
Prime Minister Andrew Holness making his Budget Debate presentation

Enterprise Team to Lead Development of Logistics Centre

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, has declared the development of Jamaica as a premier international logistics centre to be a national project. He has […]
March 23, 2017
NHT head office where grants for disabled persons discussed

PM Announces NHT Grants for Disabled Persons

Effective July 1, the National Housing Trust (NHT) will provide a grant for mortgagors with disabilities or who reside with and care for family members with […]
March 23, 2017
Prime Minister Andrew Holness fields question about taxation

No Additional Burden from Indirect Taxation – PM

Prime Minister the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says the Government’s tax strategy to shift from personal income tax to indirect taxes, will not place additional burden […]
March 22, 2017
Futurist, Edie Weiner discussing growth initiatives

Futurist Urges Government to Underpin Growth Initiatives with Focus on Education

World-renowned Futurist, Edie Weiner, has urged the Government to underpin growth initiatives with a fundamental focus on education, as half of the country’s population is below […]
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