January 3, 2020

Public Servants Honoured In St. Catherine

Twenty-one public servants in St. Catherine were recognised by the Cherry Youth Society in West Central St. Catherine, at a function held in the community’s square […]
January 2, 2020

Ministry Builds On Success Of YSEP

The Ministry of Local Government and Community Development is building on the success of its Youth Summer Employment Programme (YSEP), to further benefit the county’s youth […]
January 2, 2020

Senator Proposes Impact Assessment Study On Ban On Plastics

Government Senator, Matthew Samuda, is proposing that an environmental impact assessment study be undertaken to ascertain the effectiveness of the ban on certain categories of single-use […]
January 2, 2020

Jamaica’s Economic Expansion Continues Despite Economic Shocks

Minister of Finance and the Public Service, Dr. the Hon. Nigel Clarke is pointing to the improving resilience of the Jamaican economy given the economy’s modest […]
December 31, 2019

Permits Needed For The Use Of Fireworks

As Jamaicans prepare to ring in the New Year, Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP), Ealan Powell, is reminding persons that special permits must be granted for […]
December 31, 2019

A ‘December to Remember’ for Tourism

Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says the sector is poised to exit 2019 and enter 2020 on the back of a healthy 10 per cent increase […]
December 31, 2019

National Library Of Jamaica Extends Poetry Competition Submissions Deadline To Jan. 3, 2020

Persons interested in participating in the National Library of Jamaica (NLJ) Poet Laureate of Jamaica Prizes for Poetry competition are invited to submit entries by January […]
December 30, 2019

Prime Ministers Celebrate the Impact of Jamaica’s Culture on Japan with Mighty Crown

Kingston, Jamaica — December 2019 (Irish and Chin) — The internationally renowned Mighty Crown sound system has amassed quite the impressive list of accomplishments over the years. […]
December 30, 2019

Mayor Davis Urges Jamaicans To Be More Appreciative Of The Legacy Of Sam Sharpe

Mayor of Montego Bay, Councillor Homer Davis, is urging Jamaicans, to be more appreciative of the legacy left by National Hero, the Right Excellent Samuel Sharpe. […]
December 30, 2019

PM Commends JCAA On Its Modernisation Programme

Prime Minister Most Hon. Andrew Holness, has commended the Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority (JCAA) for the seamless execution of its modernization programme. The programme included the […]
December 25, 2019

Partygoers Warned to Abide By The Road Code

As the festive season kicks into high gear, Superintendent Courtney Coubrie, of the Public Safety and Traffic Enforcement Branch (PSTEB), is imploring partygoers to abide by […]
December 24, 2019

Enslaved Africans Of The Zong Massacre Remembered

A wreath laying ceremony was held on Sunday (December 22), at the Zong Monument in Black River, St Elizabeth, to remember those who lost their lives […]