January 28, 2020

7.7 Magnitude Earthquake Off The Shores of Cuba

On Tuesday January 28, 2020 at 2:10 pm, a magnitude 7.7 earthquake occurred in the Cuba region at a depth of 10km/6 miles 19.3 Degrees North […]
January 27, 2020

Grange Congratulates ‘Thoroughly Deserving’ Koffee

The Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, the Honourable Olivia Grange, has congratulated the Jamaican singer, Koffee, on winning the Grammy Award for Best Reggae […]
January 27, 2020

Minister Says Security Forces Unwavering In Efforts To Catch Gang Members

Minister of National Security, Hon. Dr. Horace Chang, is assuring the nation that the security forces are unwavering in their efforts to nab gang members and […]
January 27, 2020

Foreign Ministry’s Update On Welfare Of The Jamaican Community In China

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade is today providing an update on the welfare of the Jamaican Community in China in light of concerns […]
January 24, 2020

Gov’t Considering Performance-Based Pay For Ministers

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says Government is considering performance-based pay for ministers as part of measures to transform the public sector. The Prime […]
January 24, 2020

Spanish Hotel Operators Commend Government For Workers’ Pension Scheme

Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says the positive reaction to the Government’s Tourism Workers’ Pension Scheme by Spanish hotel interests is “a major step” in […]
January 24, 2020

Agricultural Assistant Programme To Be Launched In March

An agricultural assistant programme, aimed at strengthening extension services provided to the farming sector, will be launched in March. Minister of State in the Ministry of […]
January 23, 2020

PM’s Foundation Donates $400,000 To Organisations Under JSSE

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, has donated $400,000 through his Positive Jamaica Foundation, towards the six organisations that have, to date, been approved for […]
January 23, 2020

US And Jamaica To Strengthen Cooperation On Security Matters

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says that Jamaica and the United States (US) will be strengthening cooperation on security matters. He said that the […]
January 23, 2020

Pompeo Says US Wants To Work More Closely With The Caribbean To Combat Threats

United States (US) Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, says his country is looking to work more closely with the countries of the Caribbean in combating new […]
January 22, 2020

Residents Of Port Royal Must Own Development – PM

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says the Port Royal Development project is being pursued in a “very holistic way” with the participation and support […]
January 22, 2020

Jamaica Day To Be Celebrated On February 21

The country will recognise the annual Jamaica Day 2020 celebrations on Friday, February 21. Jamaica Day is a part of the Culture in Education Programme, run […]