May 30, 2017
JSIF director discussing new youth programs

JSIF to Implement Projects to Benefit Thousands of Youth

More than 10,000 youth, deemed ‘at-risk’, are to benefit from jobs and other income-generating activities to be created from projects that the Jamaica Social Investment Fund […]
May 26, 2017
repairs on a roof for hurricane season

Persons Urged to Make Preparation for Hurricane Season

With the June 1 start of the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season only days away, Jamaicans are being urged to use the remaining time to check roofs […]
May 26, 2017
People smelling local Jamaican body care products

Jamaicans Encouraged to Invest in their Own Products

Jamaicans are being encouraged to invest in their own ideas and products by Executive Director of the Scientific Research Council (SRC), Dr. Cliff Riley. “Growth will […]
May 25, 2017
Director of Integrated Pest Management to Control

Farmers Urged to Practise Integrated Pest Management to Control BAW

The Rural Agricultural Development Authority (RADA) is encouraging farmers to practise integrated pest management (IPM) to control the outbreak of the Beet Army Worm (BAW). The […]
May 25, 2017
Child Protection Sensitisation Session

Residents Take Part in Child Protection Sensitisation Session

As part of the ongoing public education campaign on child protection, representatives from several ministries and agencies participated in a sensitisation session with residents of Whitehall […]
May 25, 2017
BOJ discussing Tourism wage increase

Tourism Poised for Increased Earnings

Governor of the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ), Brian Wynter, says the tourism sector is poised for increased earnings this year, coming off a successful 2016/17 winter […]
May 24, 2017
renovate nation building

PM Urges Jamaicans to Give Talents to Nation Building

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, is imploring all Jamaicans to use their God-given talents to build the country. He made the call as he […]
May 24, 2017
foreign affairs renovations

Foreign Affairs Ministry Renovates Basic School

The Mission House Methodist Basic School in Gordon Town, East Rural St. Andrew, is closer to securing Early Childhood Commission (ECC) certification following renovations carried out […]
May 23, 2017
Minister showing the Scotch Bonnet Pepper Programme

Gov’t to Roll out Scotch Bonnet Pepper Programme

The Government is set to roll out a Scotch bonnet pepper programme in North East Manchester in the next few weeks. This was announced by Minister […]
May 19, 2017
The House of Representative

House Passes Political Parties Registration Regulations

The House of Representatives, on Wednesday (May 17), approved the Political Parties Registration Regulations 2017, Resolution. The Regulations, which were drafted by the Electoral Commission of […]
May 19, 2017
Marlene Malahoo Forte addresses CARICOM

CARICOM Urged to Address Effectiveness of CCJ to Enforce Judgments

Attorney General, Hon. Marlene Malahoo Forte, says the efficiency and effectiveness of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) in enforcing judgments under the Revised Treaty is […]
May 18, 2017
prime minister assist persons

Gov’t to Assist Persons Affected by Flood Rains

The Government will be providing financial assistance to persons who have been severely affected by recent flood rains. Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, said […]