June 22, 2017
World Bank Country Manager captured by Vision Newspaper Jamaican News

World Bank Country Strategy Being Extended

Jamaica’s World Bank Country Strategy, which focuses on strengthening the conditions that facilitate economic growth, is being extended for another two years. Country Manager for Jamaica, […]
June 22, 2017
Chief director discussing national ID system to Vision Newspaper Jamaican News

Project Team Assures that National ID System will be Secure

Jamaicans are again being assured that the data that will be stored under the proposed National Id System (NIDS) will be secure. This assurance came from […]
June 21, 2017
Minister of Justice discussing electronic tagging with Vision Newspaper Jamaican Newspaper

Pilot Phase of Electronic Tagging Coming to an End

State Minister in the Ministry of National Security, Senator the Hon. Pearnel Charles Jr., says the pilot phase of the electronic tagging/monitoring programme for low-risk inmates […]
June 21, 2017
Government giving the BPO sector support captured by Vision newspaper Caribbean news

Gov’t Committed to Providing the BPO Sector with the Necessary Support

With 30,000 persons set to secure jobs in business process outsourcing (BPO) operations, over the next five years, the Government is focused on providing the sector […]
June 20, 2017
Ministry discussing global immigration card

Work Progressing on Global Immigration Card

Work is progressing on the creation of a global immigration card for Jamaicans living overseas. A feasibility study to show how the card will be implemented […]
June 20, 2017
National financial inclusion strategy discussing public education with Vision newspaper Caribbean news

Public Education on National Financial Inclusion Strategy

The Government is to undertake a public education campaign on the National Financial Inclusion Strategy (NFIS). State Minister in the Ministry of Finance and the Public […]
June 19, 2017
Ministry discussing diaspora education sector to Vision Newspaper Jamaican news

Diaspora Contributed US$186,000 to Education Sector

The diaspora has contributed US$186,000 to the education sector for the period April 2016 to March 2017. This was reported by the Minister of Foreign Affairs […]
June 19, 2017
ak 47 assault rifle

Perspective: Human Rights

Human Rights In reacting to the soaring crime wave of about 6 deaths per day, there have been various persons  calling for strong,  if not unusual […]
June 19, 2017
Commissioner of Police George Quallo investigating murder

News Flash: Men Firing AK 47 Openly Brandished Their Illegal Weapons … One Dead …

It was about noon time Friday last that gunmen struck in the busy city centre of Monego Bay. As the out of control crime situation escalates […]
June 16, 2017
Officials cutting the ribbon at the opening of Jamaica Defence Force’s (JDF) Directorate of Training to fight against crime captured by Vision Newspaper Jamaican News

Increased Focus on Intelligence in Addressing Crime – PM

The Jamaica Defence Force’s (JDF) training capabilities have been boosted with the establishment of its Directorate of Training and Doctrine. Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew […]
June 16, 2017
Minister of Culture at the Jamaica 55 celebration captured by Vision Newspaper Jamaican News

Town and Villages to Come Alive for Jamaica 55

Town centres and villages across the island are expected to come alive with the celebration of culture for ‘Jamaica 55’. Activities include church services; parish vigils; […]
June 15, 2017
PM holness discussing National Identification System to Vision Newspaper Jamaican news

Establishment of National Identification System a Priority – PM

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says the Government is making the establishment of the National Identification System (NIDS) a priority. He said the system […]
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