June 28, 2017

Portia Hugs Seaga In Emotional Joint Sitting Of Parliament …

In a Joint Meeting of The House Representatives and The Senate to pay Tribute to The Most Honourable Portia Simpson Miller, ON, MP. On retirement after […]
June 22, 2017
Wheatley discussing net billing licences to Vision newspaper Jamaican News

239 Net Billing Licences Issued Since April 2016

Minister of Science, Energy and Technology, Dr. the Hon. Andrew Wheatley, says 239 net billing licences have been issued since the pilot programme resumed in April […]
June 22, 2017
Kids at the mocho primary literacy fair captured by Vision Newspaper Jamaican News

Mocho Primary Came Alive for Annual Literacy Fair

The grounds of the Mocho Primary School in Clarendon came alive with activity on June 15 as the institution staged its annual literacy fair. The event, […]
June 22, 2017
Christopher Tufton discussing prescreening student athletes

Health Minister Supports Prescreening of Student Athletes

Health Minister, Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton, says he is in full support of efforts to encourage the prescreening of student athletes in sports. Addressing a […]
June 21, 2017
Overseas employment programme show by Vision newspaper Jamaican News

Recruitment for Overseas Employment Programme Begins June 26

Recruitment for the Overseas Employment Programme, administered by the Ministry of Labour and Social Security, will be held between June 26 and July 17. This programme […]
June 21, 2017
Crowd attending HOPE orientation captured by Vision Newspaper Jamaican news

1500 Unattached Youth Attend HOPE Orientation

Approximately fifteen hundred young persons yesterday (June 20) attended the orientation and registration for the first phase of the HOPE programme. The HOPE programme is the […]
June 21, 2017
State minister discussing new program for juveniles with Vision Newspaper Jamaican News

Juveniles in Correctional Facilities to Benefit from New Programme

Juveniles within State correctional facilities will benefit from mentorship, skills training and job placement under a new youth empowerment and reintegration programme being undertaken by the […]
June 20, 2017
Dr. Tufton discussing the misconception of marijuana especially in children

Misconceptions about Marijuana Must be Dispelled- Dr. Tufton

Minister of Health, Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton says misconceptions about marijuana (ganja) must be dispelled to stem misuse of the drug, especially by children. “Dispelling […]
June 20, 2017
Ministry of education discussing sticking to school support contribution policy

Principals Urged to Stick to School Support Contribution Policy

The Ministry of Education, Youth and Information is reminding secondary-school principals to adhere to the school support contribution policy in the 2017/18 academic year. Under the […]
June 20, 2017
PMMA award for educators captured by Vision Newspaper Caribbean news

Outstanding Educators to be Honoured June 21

The Prime Minister’s Medal of Appreciation (PMMA) for Service to Education ceremony will be held on Wednesday, June 21, on the Lawns of Jamaica House. Forty […]
June 19, 2017
Ministry discussing regulations for interactive gaming with Vision Newspaper Jamaican News

Gov’t Developing Regulations for Interactive Gaming

The Government is developing regulations to govern interactive and online gambling. Minister of Finance and the Public Service, Hon. Audley Shaw, said interactive gaming is a […]
June 19, 2017
NCU discussing agricultural studies with Vision Newspaper Jamaican news

NCU Urged to Undertake More Agricultural Based Studies

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, is challenging researchers at the Northern Caribbean University (NCU) to undertake more agricultural based studies and innovations which would […]