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 […]
April 24, 2017
Olivia Grange raises a point with Jeremy Jones at the Under 19 Cricket Competition

Sandals Resort International and Rainforest Seafoods Sponsor Under-19 Cricket Programme

Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport Minister, Hon. Olivia Grange, says that a tripartite partnership for an Under-19 cricket competition and academy programme will ensure that Jamaica […]
April 21, 2017
The CIEEP aims to train persons in 3D animation for feature films.

Programme Launched to Train Persons in 3D Animation

A project which seeks to train 150 young people annually for the global US$230-billion animation industry was launched on April 19. With an estimated investment of […]
April 21, 2017
Desmond McKenzie and Dwayne Veron looking to expand LEDSP

SDC Seeking to Expand LEDSP

The Social Development Commission (SDC) is seeking to expand its Local Economic Development Support Programme (LEDSP), says the agency’s Executive Director, Dr. Dwayne Vernon. Speaking at […]