March 31, 2020

Prime Minister Announces All-Island Curfew

In an effort to prevent community spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the Government has imposed an all-island curfew, which will take place between April 1 and […]
March 30, 2020

36 Confirmed Cases Of COVID-19 In Jamaica

There are now 36 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Jamaica. Additional results received at 9:00 p.m. from the National Influenza Centre, showed that of the five […]
March 27, 2020

Quarantine To Be Lifted In Seven And Eight Miles At Midnight

The Government will not seek an extension for the 14-day quarantine, which was placed on the communities of Seven Miles and Eight Miles in Bull Bay, […]
February 25, 2020

Hosni MuBarak Transcended at 91

Perspective: It is with regret that we announce the passing of former Egyptian President Hosni MuBarak. This colourful character was a former air force pilot who […]
February 11, 2020

Governor-General Delivers Throne Speech For New Fiscal Year

The 2020/21 session of Parliament got under way today (February 11), with the traditional pomp and pageantry. It was highlighted by the delivery of the Throne […]
February 10, 2020

Prime Minister Commends Asafa Powell

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, has commended star sprinter Asafa Powell for heralding the modern era of Jamaica’s sprint dominance by the male athletes, […]
February 4, 2020

Minister Grange Welcomes History-Making, Grammy Winning Koffee

The Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, the Honourable Olivia Grange, has welcomed home the Jamaican Grammy-winning artiste, Koffee. Minister Grange met the artiste at […]
January 29, 2020

SOEs Effective In Reducing Violent Crimes – Police Commissioner

Commissioner of Police, Major General Antony Anderson, says the States of Public Emergency (SOEs) continue to have positive results in the areas they have been implemented. […]
January 23, 2020

US And Jamaica To Strengthen Cooperation On Security Matters

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says that Jamaica and the United States (US) will be strengthening cooperation on security matters. He said that the […]
January 23, 2020

Pompeo Says US Wants To Work More Closely With The Caribbean To Combat Threats

United States (US) Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, says his country is looking to work more closely with the countries of the Caribbean in combating new […]
January 22, 2020

PM Reaffirms Commitment To A Unified CARICOM

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, has reaffirmed the Government’s commitment to a unified Caribbean Community (CARICOM). “Jamaica does not want to see, and does […]
January 10, 2020

Jamaica Looks To Capitalise On Endorsements From Major News And Travel Outlets

The Ministry of Tourism is looking to capitalise on recent endorsements by international media companies CNN, Bloomberg and The Travel, which have hailed Jamaica as one […]