November 6, 2019

House Approves Report Of Committee Reviewing Sexual Offences Act And Related Legislation

The House of Representatives, on Tuesday (November 5), approved the Report of the Joint Select Committee of Parliament appointed to complete the review of the Sexual […]
November 6, 2019

Tobacco Industry Regulations Act To Be Repealed

Cabinet has given approval for the Tobacco Industry Regulations Act to be repealed. Minister without Portfolio with responsibility for Education, Youth and Information, Hon. Karl Samuda, […]
November 5, 2019

Gov’t Taking Proactive Approach To Climate Change

Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, Senator the Hon. Pearnel Charles Jr., says the Government is taking a proactive approach […]
November 5, 2019

Community Health Aides In Hanover Recognised

Twenty-four Community Health Aides (CHAs) attached to the Hanover Health Department have been recognised for excellence in service delivery. At a function held on the grounds […]
November 5, 2019

Cadet Corps To Be Established In All High Schools

The Government plans to establish cadet corps in all high schools across the country by the end of the next financial year. Minister of National Security, […]
November 4, 2019

Justice Centre Opens in St. Andrew

The St. Andrew Justice Centre was officially opened on Friday (November 1), bringing the total number of Parish Justice Centres to eight. This is the latest […]
November 4, 2019

Health Ministry to Host Forum on Mental Illness

The Ministry of Health and Wellness is to host a forum in November, to discuss the increase in mental health cases in Western Jamaica. Portfolio Minister, […]
November 4, 2019

Opportunity for Students to Study in Canada

Representatives from 31 universities and colleges in Canada will be in Jamaica from Monday, November 4 to Friday, November 8 for the 9th annual Education Fair. The […]
November 1, 2019

Young People Encouraged To Follow Their Passion

State Minister in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, Hon. Alando Terrelonge, is encouraging the nation’s youth to follow their passion and to be prepared […]
November 1, 2019

Minister Bartlett Hails RIU’s Investment In Jamaica

Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, has hailed the owners of the Spanish hotel chain, RIU Resorts, for the growing expansion and continued investment in Jamaica. RIU […]
November 1, 2019

Renovation of Stations will Improve Police-Citizen Relations – Dr. Chang

National Security Minister, Hon. Dr. Horace Chang, says the work being undertaken to renovate police stations across the island will serve to promote stronger interface between […]
October 25, 2019

Foreign Minister Calls On UN To Assist Developing Countries With Technical Support

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator the Hon. Kamina Johnson Smith, is calling on the United Nations (UN) to consider offering technical support to […]