February 16, 2018

Gov’t Commits $70 Million to Help Trelawny Farmers Transport Sugar Cane

Photo: Claudia Gardner Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Honourable Karl Samuda, addresses patrons at the 63rd Hague Agricultural and Industrial Show in Trelawny on […]
February 15, 2018

J$774 Billion Budget Tabled Today … No New Taxes …

Tourism to get the lion share. National Security gets big increase.  This overhall budget is some 5 percent less than last fiscal year 2017/8. INDECOM This […]
February 13, 2018

Breaking News: “Judges Hold Dagger At Holness Throat? Should He Have Surrendered?”

Shameful News. The vexed issue of possibly the Defense Bar previously and then their legal associates .. the judges sending a strange signal to the JLP […]
February 13, 2018

Grange Sees New businesses with Britain in Cultural and Creative Industries Emerging Through UK-Jamaica Trade Fair

Photo: JIS Photographer The Honourable Olivia Grange, Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport discusses the upcoming UK/Jamaica Fair with His Excellency Asif Ahmad, British High […]
February 12, 2018

$5.9-Million Programme Launched to Boost School Attendance by Path Beneficiaries

Photo: Michael Sloley Minister of Labour and Social Security, Hon. Shahine Robinson (left), interacts with students from the St. Mary-based Port Maria High School, Jhazanna Johnson […]
February 8, 2018

Jamaica Wants to See Democracy Return to Venezuela – PM

Photo: Yhomo Hutchinson Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness (left), addresses a joint press conference at the Office of the Prime Minister today (Feb. 7) […]
February 6, 2018

Persons Doing Business in Jamaica Will Be Required to Register with NIDS

Photo: Michael Sloley Chief Technical Director in the Office of the Prime Minister, Jacqueline Lynch-Stewart, addresses the National Identification System (NIDS) Town Hall Meeting, held at […]
February 6, 2018

450,000 Visitors Expected from Canada this Year

Photo: Claudia Gardner Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett. Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says projections are for 450,000 visitors out of Canada this year, […]
February 5, 2018

House Approves Bill to Set Up MOCA as Independent Body

Photo: Adrian Walker Minister of National Security, Hon. Robert Montague, speaks on the MOCA Bill in the House of Representatives recently. The Major Organised Crime and […]
February 2, 2018

Senate Approves Resolution to Extend State of Public Emergency

Photo: Rudranath Fraser Leader of Government Business in the Senate, and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator the Hon. Kamina Johnson Smith, addresses today’s […]
February 1, 2018

Gov’t to Provide IDs for Persons Detained During State of Public Emergency

Photo: Adrian Walker Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, speaking in the House of Representatives on January 30. The Government will be providing identification (ID) […]
February 1, 2018

Fastweb commemorates Black History Month by highlighting scholarship opportunities for African Americans

WESTON, Mass., Feb. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — While celebrating the many achievements of African Americans during Black History Month, Fastweb (www.fastweb.com), the leading website for scholarship and financial aid information […]