July 24, 2019

Jamaica to Celebrate Centenary of Miss Lou

Jamaica is to celebrate the centenary of Louise Bennett-Coverley (Miss Lou) over a period of 100 days, with special activities across the country. These will be […]
July 24, 2019

Jamaica’s Sport Infrastructure Upgraded

Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Hon. Olivia Grange, says much work has been done to upgrade sport infrastructure at the national and local levels. […]
July 23, 2019

PM Hails Successful Reggae Sumfest

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says the successful staging of Reggae Sumfest 2019 is a powerful endorsement of Jamaica’s rich musical history. Speaking to […]
July 23, 2019

Strong Performance by Local Film Industry in 2018/19

Film Commissioner, Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO), Renée Robinson, is reporting “exceptional” performance by the local film industry for the 2018/19 financial year, with a record $2.3 […]
July 22, 2019

Road Development Projects to Spur Jobs, Investments – PM

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says that the major road improvement projects being undertaken across the Corporate Area have the potential to spur new […]
July 19, 2019

Sectoral Debate 2019/2020 Presentation by Mr. Peter Bunting, MP

Let me start by observing the convention of thanking those who facilitate my continuing Parliamentary and political service.   My wife and family, my constituency team, my […]
July 19, 2019

Fifteen thousand teachers will benefit from the roll-out of the Tablets for Teachers Programme

Fifteen thousand teachers will benefit from the roll-out of the Tablets for Teachers Programme, which should begin in December 2019. Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at e-Learning, […]
July 18, 2019

Violence Prevention Commission Begins Work

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says the Violence Prevention Commission has been empanelled and has started working. Speaking in the House of Representatives on […]
July 18, 2019

Ferris to Mackfield Road in Westmoreland 98% Complete

Work on the Ferris to Mackfield roadway in Westmoreland is 98 per cent complete and should be finished ahead of schedule. Community Relations Officer at the […]
July 17, 2019

House Approves Extension of SOE in South St. Andrew

The House of Representatives on Tuesday (July 16), approved a 90-day extension of the State of Public Emergency (SOE) for the South St. Andrew division. In […]
July 17, 2019

Montego Bay Expected to Generate US$12 Million from Sumfest

Business leaders and tourism stakeholders in Montego Bay are expecting a major financial boost from the staging of the annual Reggae Sumfest. The event is being […]
July 16, 2019

NGOs Encouraged to Access Canada Fund

Non-governmental organisations (NGOs) are being invited to submit proposals under the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) programme. Deadline for submission of proposals is July 31 […]