February 20, 2017

Perspective: Anglicans Release Sexual Harassment Guidelines

As the religious community in Jamaica is being rocked by scandals an the criminal conviction of at least one pastor for having raped an underage female […]
February 20, 2017
5 JLP government officials sitting side by side

Perspective: Crime Escalation in Jamaica, JLP Government Under Siege

As crime escalates in Jamaica The Honourable Andrew Holness led JLP government seem to be under siege.  With over 100 homicides in less than 3 months […]
February 18, 2017
Acting Commissioner of Police Novelette Grant speaking in front of a podium addressing the launch of the Jamaica Employers Federation

Employers Urged to Get Involved in Schools

Acting Commissioner of Police, Novelette Grant, is encouraging employers to get involved in schools in order to instil in students at an early age, the values […]
February 18, 2017
Gail Abrahams

Gail Abrahams New Chairman of JIS Advisory Board

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM Jamaica), Mrs. Gail Abrahams, has been appointed the new Chairman of the Jamaica Information […]
February 17, 2017
Minister of Health, Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton talking in a microphone addressing Action to Address Problem at Cornwall Regional Hospital

Health Ministry Takes Action to Address Problem at Cornwall Regional Hospital

Health Minister, Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton, says a three-pronged approach is being taken by the Ministry and the administration at the Cornwall Regional Hospital in […]
February 17, 2017
Government Men signing framework agreement

Jamaica to Benefit from Framework Agreement with China

Jamaica is to benefit from increased investments in infrastructural development and other critical areas, following the signing of an agreement with the People’s Republic of China. […]
February 17, 2017
Lady shaking hands with Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid

Second Chance for Persons Without Formal Qualifications

Persons without formal qualifications, but with the requisite experience and vocational skills, will soon be able to access higher education. This will be made possible through […]
February 16, 2017
3 men sitting at a table signing contract for the highway improvement

Contract Signed for Highway Improvement Project

Finance Minister, Audley Shaw, on Wednesday, met with his Chinese counterpart Mr. Xiao Jie, at the Ministry of Finance in Beijing, China. Minister Shaw updated Minister […]
February 16, 2017
3 government officials sitting at a table give an update on developments in the education sector.

Jamaican Gov’t has Honoured Financial Commitments to Secondary Schools

Education, Youth and Information Minister, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid, says the Government has honoured its financial commitments to secondary schools under the non-mandatory fees policy […]
February 16, 2017
The Post and Telecommunications Department’s Central Sorting Office

Jamaican Postal System to be Improved

The Government will spend $46.6 million to upgrade the country’s international postal system in the 2017-18 fiscal year. Funding for this initiative will be provided by […]
February 10, 2017

Jamaican Government to increase PATH Benefits

The Government will be increasing the benefits paid to approximately 380,000 Jamaicans under the Programme of Advancement through Health and Education (PATH). PATH is the Government’s […]
February 10, 2017

Paul Adams is Jamaica Teaching Council’s Outstanding Principal

Principal of the Herbert Morrison Technical High School in St. James, Paul Patrick Adams, is the Jamaica Teaching Council’s (JTC) Outstanding Principal for 2016. Mr. Adams, […]