May 1, 2017
Members of the ministry and staff off education community college

Education Must Cater to Industry – Green

Minister of State in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, Hon. Floyd Green, says the education system must cater to industry in a significant way. […]
April 28, 2017
Children and workers at Stimulation- Plus Early Childhood Development Centre

$70M Expansion for Stimulation Plus Childhood Centre

Students and staff at the Stimulation-Plus Early Childhood Development Centre (STIM-PLUS) will benefit from a $70-million expansion of its facilities that is slated for completion by […]
April 28, 2017
Chairman of TVET

Montego Bay to Host Third Caribbean TVET Conference

The Third International Conference on Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in the Caribbean will be held from May 10 to 12 at the Hilton Rose […]
April 28, 2017
Minister of National Security discusses delinquent motorists

60-Day Amnesty for Delinquent Motorists

Beginning July 1, a 60-day amnesty will be granted to delinquent motorists to pay the fines on outstanding traffic tickets, without incurring a penalty or interest. […]
April 27, 2017
Senator Pearnel Charles, Jr. discussing eradicating corruption

State Minister Emphasises Importance of Eradicating Corruption

State Minister in the Ministry of National Security, Senator the Hon. Pearnel Charles Jr., says the Government’s emphasis on crime and corruption eradication is to create […]
April 26, 2017
PCJ exploring Solar Powered water system

PCJ Pumps $500,000 into Implementation of Solar Powered Water System at Campion College

Campion College has received a grant of $500,000 from the Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica (PCJ) for the implementation of a student designed energy solution at the […]
April 26, 2017
Cybersecurity Consultant, Dr. Moniphia Hewling, speaking at a JIS ‘Think Tank about ICT Conference

Girls to Take Part In ICT Conference

More than 300 students from 30 schools will participate in a Girls in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Day conference at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel on […]
April 26, 2017
Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation Horace Chang on potential of breadfruit

Potential of Breadfruit Emphasised at Agricultural Show

Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, the Hon. Dr. Horace Chang, says breadfruit is a viable and underutilised product that […]
April 25, 2017
Kamina Johnson Smith discussing taking control of disapora mapping project database

Ministry to Take Control of Diaspora Mapping Project Database

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade will take ownership of the database captured under the online Diaspora Mapping initiative, now that the project has […]
April 25, 2017
Jamaica Engages CARICOM and OAS to Promote Dialogue in Venezuela

Jamaica Engages CARICOM and OAS to Promote Dialogue in Venezuela

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator the Hon. Kamina Johnson Smith, says Jamaica will continue to engage CARICOM and the Organization of American States […]
April 25, 2017
Kamina Johnson Smith speaking in the senate

Senate Passes Arbitration Bill

The Arbitration Bill, which seeks to provide an effective non-judicial mechanism for settling disputes between contracting parties, was passed in the Senate on Friday (April 21) […]
April 24, 2017
The OCG is spearheading Jamaica’s staging of the CCAICACB Conference

Contractor General Says CCAICACB Conference Critical

Contractor General, Dirk Harrison, says the staging of the Commonwealth Caribbean Association of Integrity Commissions and Anti-corruption Bodies CCAICACB Conference next week is a critical opportunity […]