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 […]
July 16, 2019

Police Urged to Observe Rules and Regulations

Commissioner of Police, Major General Antony Anderson, is imploring police personnel to observe the established rules and regulations of the force when executing their duties. He […]
July 15, 2019

Gov’t Committed to Adequately Equipping Police Force

Minister of National Security, the Hon. Dr. Horace Chang, has reiterated the Government’s commitment to providing the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) with the necessary resources to […]
July 3, 2019

Lady Allen Encourages Young People to Think Big

Wife of the Governor-General, Her Excellency, the Most Hon. Lady Allen, is encouraging young people to think big and set their goals high. “You have to […]
July 2, 2019

Young People Encouraged to Use Their Time Wisely

Wife of the Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Juliet Holness, is urging young people to use their time wisely, while striving for academic and personal excellence […]
July 1, 2019

JAMPRO Leading Jamaican Trade Mission to Trinidad and Tobago

Seven Jamaican manufacturers and suppliers of food, personal care and irrigation products will be a part of a trade mission to the Republic of Trinidad and […]
June 28, 2019

More Persons Granted Citizenship

An additional 44 foreign nationals living in Jamaica have been granted citizenship by the Passport, Immigration and Citizenship Agency (PICA). They were presented with their certificates […]
June 27, 2019

Jamaica Elected to Serve on UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs

Jamaica was elected in May to the United Nations (UN) Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND), to serve for a four-year term until 2023. This was disclosed […]
June 26, 2019

House of Representatives Passes Tourism Workers Pension Bill

The House of Representatives, on Tuesday (June 25), passed the Tourism Workers Pension Bill, which seeks to establish a defined contribution pension scheme for hospitality industry […]