May 9, 2017
launch of the Housing, Opportunity, Production and Employment

First Phase of HOPE Programme to Focus on Employment – PM Holness Says This is Not Emergency Work

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the Housing, Opportunity, Production and Employment (HOPE) programme is not emergency work but instead is a one year engagement for unattached […]
May 8, 2017
Communications Officer at Tax Administration Jamaica discusses more accessible to disabled persons Jamaican Goverment

TAJ’s Facilities More Accessible to Persons with Disabilities

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ), as part of its National Compliance Plan, is working to make its facilities more accessible to persons with disabilities. Communications Officer at […]
May 8, 2017
Director General of the Public Sector discussing quality service

Deliver Quality Service to Avoid Wasting Time and Money – Pottinger-Scott

Director General of the Public Sector Transformation and Modernisation Division (PSTMD), Office of the Cabinet, Veniece Pottinger-Scott, says that public-sector workers must deliver quality service in […]
May 8, 2017
breaking ground at Chateau Gardens Housing Development

Ground Broken for Chateau Gardens Housing Development in Clarendon

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, on Friday, May 5, broke ground for 150 serviced lots being developed at Chateau Gardens in Birds Hill, Clarendon. […]
May 5, 2017
St. Elizabeth Residents

St. Elizabeth Residents Urged to Pay Property Tax

Citizens in St. Elizabeth have been assured that the Government has no intention of taking away their lands or houses, and the Administration only wants to […]
May 4, 2017
Justice Ministry Reviewing Laws to Update Penalties

Justice Ministry Reviewing Laws to Update Penalties for Breaches

The Justice Ministry has embarked on a review of all Acts and Regulations to ensure that penalties for breaches are in line with current realities. Director […]
May 4, 2017
PM Holness Hails Journalists

PM Holness Hails Journalists on World Press Freedom Day

Prime Minister Andrew Holness today (May 3) hailed journalists for their continued work in helping to secure Jamaica’s democracy. His statement comes as journalists throughout the […]
May 4, 2017
Christopher Tufton speaking about training specialist nurses

Jamaica Looking to Partner with UK for Training of Specialist Nurses

The Ministry of Health is looking to partner with the United Kingdom (UK) Government for the training of the island’s specialist nurses. This was disclosed by […]
May 2, 2017
J.C. Hutchinson discussing healthy diets

Young People Should Lead Campaign for Healthy Diets – Hutchinson

Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. J.C. Hutchinson, says young people should lead a campaign for healthy diets. The […]
May 2, 2017
Discusion on Strawberry Production Programme

Gov’t to Roll Out Strawberry Production Programme

The Government will roll out a strawberry programme over the next two months in order to meet the demands of the tourism sector. Minister without Portfolio […]
May 1, 2017
Ruel Reid talking about school violence trends

School Violence Trending Down

Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid, says preliminary data indicate that there was a downward trend in school violence during the […]
May 1, 2017
Garwin Davis discussing UNWTO conference

Much Interest in UNWTO Conference

Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says the worldwide perception of Jamaica being a tourism mecca is greatly assisting with the interest being shown in the […]