December 11, 2019

Teacher Calls For Increased Measures To Address Bullying

Sixth-form Supervisor at Oberlin High School in St. Andrew, Everton Leslie, is highlighting the need for increased measures to effectively address bullying in schools. He suggested […]
December 11, 2019

US Ambassador Calls On Nations To Unite In Fighting Cybercrime

United States Ambassador to Jamaica, Donald Tapia, is calling for a united approach among nations in combating the growing problem of cybercrime. Addressing a cybersecurity workshop […]
December 10, 2019

Jamaica Improves Ranking In 2019 Human Development Index

Jamaica has been placed in the high human development category with a ranking of 96 out of 189 countries and territories in the United Nations 2019 […]
December 10, 2019

Jamaicans Encouraged To Invest In Country

Minister of Finance and the Public Service, Dr. the Hon. Nigel Clarke, is encouraging citizens to take full advantage of the “unprecedented” period of economic growth […]
December 10, 2019

More Jamaicans Must Come Forward And Report Criminals –Justice Minister

Minister of Justice, Hon. Delroy Chuck, is encouraging more Jamaicans to come forward to report crime and corruption in the country. Speaking at a Child Diversion […]
December 9, 2019

Jamaicans To Be Equipped For High-Skilled Jobs In Tourism

Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says Jamaica is moving quickly to capitalise on the opportunities for high-skilled employment in tourism. The Minister, who was speaking […]
December 9, 2019

Government Commits To Addressing Potential Threats To Housing Sector

Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, Senator the Hon. Pearnel Charles Jr., says the Government is committed to addressing potential […]
December 9, 2019

Jamaica Partners With City Of Miramar For Reggae Month

The Government will be collaborating with authorities in Miramar, Florida, to stage activities marking Reggae Month 2020 next February. The month-long engagement, being spearheaded by the […]
December 6, 2019

CLA Issues 50th Licence

The Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA) has issued its 50th licence for operations in the medical cannabis industry. The Montego Bay-based Outlier Biopharma Limited was presented with […]
December 6, 2019

Minister Says Insurance Industry Vital To Economy

Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Minister, Hon. Audley Shaw, says the insurance industry represents an “excellent avenue” for economic growth in Jamaica. “It is a well-developed […]
December 6, 2019

Gov’t Will Not Relent Against Criminals – PM

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says the Government will not yield in its fight against criminal activity in the country. “Let me make it […]
December 5, 2019

$10 Million To Initiate And Host Reggae Events For Visitors

The Government has committed $10 million to initiate and build out a major cultural product, which is intended to enhance the visitor experience through the streamlined […]