February 17, 2018

New Services Added to Tourism Linkages Speed Networking

Photo: Mark Bell Head of the Tourism Linkages Network, Carolyn McDonald-Riley, provides details about the staging of the Tourism Linkages Speed Networking Event slated for March […]
February 17, 2018

2.5 Per Cent Growth Projected for 2018/19

Photo: JIS Photographer Finance and Public Service Minister, Hon. Audley Shaw, tables the 2018/19 Estimates of Expenditure in the House of Representatives on Thursday, February 15. […]
February 17, 2018

Customs Law Amendments to be Tabled by End of March

Photo: Donald De La Haye Minister of State in the Ministry of Finance and the Public Service, Hon. Fayval Williams, speaking at a Jamaica Customs Agency […]
February 16, 2018

Parent Place for Mount Salem by End of March

Photo: Mark Bell Chief Executive Officer of the National Parenting Support Commission (NPSC), Kaysia Kerr, addresses a Think Tank held at the Jamaica Information Service (JIS) […]
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 16, 2018

NWC Launches World Water Day Essay and Photo Competitions

Photo: Donald De La Haye Acting Community Relations Manager for the Eastern Division of the National Water Commission (NWC), Delano Williams, addresses the launch of the […]
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 15, 2018

Ceremonial Opening of Parliament Today

Photo: JIS Photographer The Ceremonial Opening of the new session of Parliament takes places today (February 15). The Ceremonial Opening of the new session of Parliament […]
February 15, 2018

Artistes under Tour Support Programme Are Monitored

Photo: Michael Sloley Senior Director for Entertainment in the Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Gillian Wilkinson McDaniel, addresses a press briefing held on Tuesday […]
February 15, 2018

House Begins Debate on International Business Companies BILL

Photo: Rudranath Fraser Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, Hon. Daryl Vaz. Debate on the International Business Companies (IBC) Bill, […]
February 15, 2018

Youth Unemployment Falls

Photo: Yhomo Hutchinson Director General, Planning Institute of Jamaica (PIOJ), Dr. Wayne Henry, responds to questions during Tuesday’s (February 13) quarterly media briefing at the agency’s […]
February 14, 2018

ZOSOs Extended in Mount Salem and Denham Town

Photo: Rudranath Fraser Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness (right), addresses the House of Representatives on February 13. At left is Minister of Finance and […]