July 31, 2017
Breaking Jamaican News

Cabinet Approves the Creation of 300 Additional Nursing Posts

Cabinet has approved the creation of 300 additional posts for nurses as part of moves to ease the personnel shortage in the public health system. This […]
July 31, 2017

$200 Million Renovation for Montego Bay Convention Centre

The Montego Bay Convention Centre in Rose Hall, St. James, is to be renovated at a cost of approximately $200 million. Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, […]
July 28, 2017
Breaking Jamaican News

Govt to Amend Gun Court Act

The Government intends to amend the Gun Court Act to allow for all non-capital murder cases, involving the use of the gun, to be tried by […]
July 28, 2017
Breaking Jamaican News

Regulations for Hemp Industry by 2018

Chairperson of the Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA), Hyacinth Lightbourne says regulations being developed to guide a legal hemp industry in Jamaica should be in place next […]
July 28, 2017
Breaking Jamaican News

Cannabis Licensing Authority Receives 236 Applications

The Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA) has, to date, received 236 applications for licences since commencing the process last year. Chairperson, Hyacinth Lightbourne, says five categories of […]
July 27, 2017
breaking Jamaican News, Jamaican Diaspora

Diaspora Technology Task Force Urges Members to Hire Jamaicans

The Diaspora Technology Task Force is calling for members to  hire Jamaican talent who can work from home online. “There is a huge opportunity for businesses […]
July 27, 2017
breaking Jamaican News

Tourism on Course for Record-Breaking Growth – Bartlett

Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says the sector is on course for “record -breaking growth” this year. He said that revenue earnings for the first […]
July 27, 2017
breaking Jamaican News

Jamaica House Returns to the UK

Jamaica House O2 returns to the United Kingdom (UK) in August to celebrate one of the nation’s most accomplished athletes, Usain Bolt, when he runs his […]
July 26, 2017

Jamaica Ripe for Business – JAMPRO Head

Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO) President, Diane Edwards, is renewing calls for Jamaicans in the Diaspora to invest in the country of their birth. She said that […]
July 26, 2017
Breaking Jamaican News

Reggae Boys Did Well — Grange

The Honourable Olivia Grange, Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, has told the Reggae Boyz that they did well although they did not win the […]
July 25, 2017
Breaking Jamaican News

Crime Down in Five Major Categories

Minister of National Security, Hon. Robert Montague, is reporting reductions in  five of the seven major categories of crime for the first six months of the […]
July 24, 2017

Diaspora Urged to Utilise Education Trust for School Donations

Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid, is advising members of the Diaspora to utilise the services of the National Educational Trust […]
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