May 18, 2017
Kelly Tomblin discussing power outages

17,000 Lose Power Following Heavy Rains … Jamaica, W.I.

The tiny island of Jamaica of 4,411square miles, has experienced significantly higher than normal levels of rainfall dumped on it over the past 24 or so […]
May 17, 2017
Officials discussing Beet Army Worm Infestation

New Measure Being Developed To Counter Beet Army Worm Infestation

The Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries (MICAF) is developing a forecasting system designed to boost measures to control the beet army worm. Deputy Research […]
May 17, 2017
prime minister visits flooded areas

Prime Minister Tours Affected Parishes

Prime Minister the Most Hon. Andrew Holness is currently touring areas severely impacted by the recent heavy rains. Some of the areas to be toured are […]
May 17, 2017
Perimeter wall at Barbican Baptist Church in Jamaica

Perspective: Shameful?

AS a small Island state we are plagued with outdated systems and policies which oftentimes condemn us to certain poverty and dependency from so called first […]
May 16, 2017
hands typing on a computer keyboard using the internet

Perspective: Regulating The Internet

The information minister and hinted in the Senate that the Broadcasting Commission is thinking of regulating the Internet in Jamaica W.I. The Press Association of Jamaica […]
May 15, 2017
Robert Montague highlights a point to Commissioner of Police

National Security Minister Urges JCF To Strengthen Community Policing

National Security Minister, Hon. Robert Montague is calling for a strengthening of community policing activities by the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF). He said that too many […]
May 15, 2017
Floyd Green discussing missing children

Govt Will Continue To Implement Measures To Recover Missing Children

State Minister for Education, Youth and Information, Hon. Floyd Green, says the  Government will continue to explore additional measures to alert members of the public when […]
May 12, 2017
Minister Samuda speaking in microphones

Perspective: Samuda Refutes Dayton Campbell’s Smear Campaign?

In Parliament last Tuesday, while making his contribution to the Sectoral Debate PNP MP for North East St. Ann, Dr. Dayton Campbell, used the opportunity to […]
May 12, 2017
PM Holness about the election

PM Holness Congratulates Minnis and Macron on their Election Victories

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has warmly congratulated Prime Minister-elect Dr Hubert Minnis of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas and President-elect of France Emmanuel Macron on their […]
May 12, 2017
special education institution

Cabinet to Get Special Education Policy in June

The Special Education Policy, which seeks to fulfil the academic requirements of students with special needs, is expected to be brought to Cabinet for approval within […]
May 10, 2017
Attorney General, Marlene Malahoo Forte

People at Heart of Gov’t’s Growth Strategy – Malahoo Forte

Attorney General, Marlene Malahoo Forte, says improving the quality of life of the Jamaican people is at the heart of the policies being pursued by the […]
May 10, 2017
Karl Samuda on the sugar industry

Effective Management Can Make Sugar Industry Viable – Samuda

Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Karl Samuda, says the sugar industry is sustainable, once effective management is in place. Making his contribution to […]
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