April 7, 2017
Mrs. Velma Ricketts Walker new head of Customs

New Customs Head Appointed

The Ministry of Finance and the Public Service wishes to announce the appointment of Mrs. Velma Ricketts Walker as the new Chief Executive Office/Commissioner of Customs […]
April 7, 2017
Dr. Horace Chang discussing squatting

Gov’t Taking Steps to Address Squatting

Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, Hon. Dr. Horace Chang, says the Government will take proactive steps to address squatting. […]
April 6, 2017
Prime Minister Andrew Holness, addresses launch of the Jamaica 55 Diaspora Conference

Diaspora A Reservoir of Capital, Skills and Expertise – PM

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says the Jamaican diaspora represents a powerful reservoir of capital, relationships, skills and expertise that can be harnessed to […]
April 6, 2017
Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett on sustainable tourism

Hon. Edmund Bartlett speech on Sustainable Tourism – A Catalyst for Job Creation and Inclusive Growth

Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to again rise in this esteemed house to speak to the direction and developments in inarguably our nation’s foremost sector […]
April 5, 2017
audience at an Economic Growth Council Forum

Meetings to Highlight Work of Economic Growth Council

Meetings to outline the work of the Economic Growth Council (EGC) got under way recently in the United Kingdom (UK) with two public fora in London, […]
April 4, 2017
Rastafarian posing for camera

Breaking News: Government Apologizes to Rastafarians

A Trust fund is to be set up with J$10 million to be used as compensation to descendants and or survivors of this 1963 event in Coral […]
April 4, 2017
Justice Ministry to Establish 14 Parish Centres

Justice Ministry to Establish 14 Parish Centres

The Ministry of Justice will be establishing 14 Parish Justice Centres across the island this year to train 3,000 Restorative Justice facilitators for the swift resolution […]
April 4, 2017
Carlene Murdock, speaking about the move to introduce biometrics to identify pensioners.

AGD to Introduce Biometrics in Identifying Pensioners

Paper-based life certificates may soon become a thing of the past as the Accountant General’s Department (AGD) looks to implement biometrics as a means of identifying […]
April 3, 2017
Dr. Phillips addresses assembed group at Kings House after being swrn in as Oppositin Leader

News Flash -Phillips Replaces Portia as Opposition Leader

As reported in Vision Newspaper the swearing in of Dr. Peter Davis Phillips took place at King’s House at approximately 10 AM local time today, Monday,. April […]
April 3, 2017
Andrew Holness on a tour for the sugar industry at the Monymusk Sugar Factory,

Government to Ensure Effective Management of Sugar Industry

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says the Government’s involvement in the sugar industry is to ensure effective management in the short term. According to […]
April 2, 2017
dr Peter Phillips on property tax leader

Perspective: What Type Of Leader Will Dr. Phillips Be?

We have already stated that with the recent walk out of Parliament on the eve of the Budget debate Vote it is felt that the complexion […]
April 2, 2017
Dr. Peter Phillips sworn in as opposition leader

Breaking News: GG to Swear in Phillips – Opposition Leader

Dr. Peter David Phillips to be crowned as Opposition Leader tomorrow April 2, 2017.  This will complete the transition to new leadership in the 78 year […]