April 26, 2017
Minister of Local Government and Community Development Desmond McKenzie. discussing flood damage

Assessment of Flood Damage Under Way

Minister of Local Government and Community Development, Hon. Desmond McKenzie, says the various Ministries, Departments and Agencies of Government are now assessing the full impact of […]
April 26, 2017
Rober Montague and Lascelles Chin talking about the recruitment process

JCF to Intensify Recruitment Drive to Fill 3,000 Spaces

National Security Minister, Hon. Robert Montague, says the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) will intensify its recruitment process to fill 3,000 available spaces within the JCF. “It […]
April 25, 2017
Lilyclaire Bellamy consults with Peter Goldson at JIPO

JIPO to Expedite 100 IP Registrations at Open House

Persons wishing to apply for Intellectual Property (IP) registration will benefit from expedited processing of documents at an Open House to be held at the Jamaica […]
April 25, 2017
4 individuals from MOCA

MOCA to Share Anti-Corruption Tools at Regional CONFAB

The Major Organised Crime and Anti-Corruption Agency ( MOCA ) is expected to share some key investigative approaches and deterrent methodologies with anti-corruption bodies from across […]
April 25, 2017
Bishop Gregory delivers Chard in front of a podium at 147th Synod

Perspective: Anglican Complete 147th Synod

The Anglican Church in Jamaica and the Cayman Island held another of the many Synods as is customary at the Holiday Inn, Montego Bay, Jamaica West […]
April 24, 2017
Mark Barnett discussing corporate area water levels

Corporate Area Water Storage Levels at 99 per Cent

The National Water Commission (NWC) is reporting that its two major storage facilities in the corporate area are at 99 per cent of their capacity. President […]
April 24, 2017
Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett on Earth Day

Message from Minister of Tourism Hon. Edmund Bartlett, CD, MP For Earth Day 2017

We join the world today in recognising and celebrating the importance of environmental preservation, through the observance of Earth Day. The Ministry of Tourism and its […]
April 21, 2017
Desmond McKenzie, makes a point about upgrading infirmaries

$95 Million Being Spent on Upgrading of Infirmaries

The Government is spending $95 million to improve five infirmaries across the island. Work has started at the Manchester and Portland infirmaries, at a cost of […]
April 21, 2017
Desmond McKenzie, addresses the role of the municipal police

Review Being Done on Role of Municipal Police

Minister of Local Government and Community Development, Hon. Desmond McKenzie, says a review is currently being undertaken on the role and function of Municipal Police personnel. […]
April 20, 2017
Dr. the Hon. Andrew Wheatley, speaking about medical marijuana industry

Action Must be Taken with Medical Marijuana Industry – Dr. Wheatley

Minister of Science, Energy and Technology, Dr. the Hon. Andrew Wheatley, says decisive action needs to be taken as it relates to the medical marijuana industry, […]
April 20, 2017
Audley shaw and Uma Ramakrishnan address performance review

IMF Praises Jamaica in Performance Review

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has given Jamaica high marks for its economic performance in its review of the country’s Stand-by Agreement (SBA), issued on Tuesday […]
April 20, 2017
Ruel Reid discussing budget for tertiary students

Govt Allocates $300M to Help Needy Tertiary Students

The Government has allocated a total of $300 million to help financially-challenged Jamaican students at the University of the West Indies, University of Technology (UTech) and […]