March 29, 2017
discussing removal of zinc fencing

Removal of Zinc Fencing will Make Communities Safer

Managing Director of the Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF), Omar Sweeney, says the $252-million zinc-fence removal programme being undertaken by the entity aims to ensure the […]
March 29, 2017
Principal of Woodford Primary and Infant School, Jennifer Gordon with members of staff.

Principal Looks to Transform Rural St. Andrew Primary School

Woodford Primary and Infant School principal, Jennifer Gordon, could hardly contain her joy. After months of planning and preparation, the school was able to successfully stage […]
March 29, 2017
Students of high schools participate in a long-distance race at the ISSA Champs

Keep the Peace During Champs – Police

The Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) is urging the public to maintain the peace during the five-day staging of the ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys and Girls’ Athletics Championships, which […]
March 28, 2017
Top achievers at the Bog Walk High School

Education State Minister Encourages Stakeholders at Bog Walk High School

Minister of State in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, Hon. Floyd Green, is urging school administrators not to allow the issue of fees and […]
March 28, 2017
Director General at the Jamaica Library Service Karen Barton discussing internet access

The Jamaica Library Service Embraces the Use of Technology in its Services

The library community has been evolving and remains quite relevant in a technologically-driven society through the array of services it offers to meet the demands of […]
March 28, 2017
community participating in Tuberculosis training session

Community Members Attend Training Session on TB

The Kingston and St. Andrew (KSA) Health Services observed World Tuberculosis (TB) Day on March 24 with a training session for community members. Just under 30 […]
March 27, 2017
CEO of USF Suzette Buchanan discusses internet access

USF Provides Millions to Boost Internet Access

The Universal Service Fund (USF) has provided millions of dollars in support to libraries and educational institutions as the entity continues to carry out its mandate […]
March 27, 2017
Audley Shaw discussing rationalisation of public bodies

Gov’t Embarking on Rationalisation of Public Bodies

Minister of Finance and the Public Service, Hon. Audley Shaw, says the Government has embarked on a comprehensive rationalisation of public bodies. This, he said, will […]
March 27, 2017
Two business men talking at the BPO meeting

BPO Sector Becoming the Number One Source of Employment in Western Jamaica

The Business Process Outsourcing Sector (BPO) is fast becoming the number one source of employment, next to tourism in western Jamaica. Speaking in an interview with […]
March 24, 2017
MOCA bill being discussed by Prime Minister Andrew Holness

Prime Minster Andrew Holness Tables MOCA Bill

The Government has taken another step to strengthen Jamaica’s anti-corruption laws through the tabling of the Major Organised Crime and Anti-Corruption Agency ( MOCA ) Bill […]
March 24, 2017
Minister of State in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, Hon. Floyd Green, addressing careers

Students Must be Guided to Choose Careers

Minister of State in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, Hon. Floyd Green, says the job market has become very competitive and students should now […]
March 24, 2017
large crowd which taking part in a Peace March for campaign against violence

National Campaign Against Violence to be Launched

A national campaign to promote peace and reduce violence in all its forms will be launched this year. This was stated by Prime Minister, the Most […]