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 […]
February 1, 2018

Statement by the Prime Minister on Black History Month

OTTAWA, Feb. 1, 2018 /CNW/ – The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Black History Month: “Today we begin Black History Month, a time to […]
January 31, 2018

Celebrate Black History Month In Annapolis & Anne Arundel County, Maryland

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Jan. 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Visit Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (VAAAC) invites visitors and area residents to rediscover Annapolis and Anne Arundel County, Maryland’s rich African-American heritage during Black […]
January 30, 2018

Prime Minister announces that the Government of Canada will officially recognize the International Decade for People of African Descent

OTTAWA, Jan. 30, 2018 /CNW/ – The Government of Canada is committed to build a better, more inclusive country that recognizes the contributions of all, and creates better opportunities for […]