August 26, 2019

Child Protection and Family Services Agency Stages Back to School Fair in Westmoreland

Some 320 children in Darliston, Westmoreland, received complimentary school supplies and medical checks during the Child Protection and Family Services Agency’s (CPFSA) annual Western Region Back […]
August 23, 2019

Justice Minister Says More JPs Needed as Mentors in Child Diversion Programme

Minister of Justice, Hon. Delroy Chuck, is calling on more Justices of the Peace (JPs) to become mentors for youth under the Child Diversion Programme. During […]
August 23, 2019

Students on Two-Week Internship At Huawei

Ten students will be embarking on a two-week internship at technology company, Huawei, in China, through the Huawei ‘Seeds for the Future 2019’ internship programme. The […]
August 23, 2019

Infant and Primary School Teachers to get Computers

Minister of Science, Energy and Technology, Hon. Fayval Williams, says the Government is making huge investments in education, and scores of infant and primary school teachers […]
August 22, 2019

JAD Encourages Greater Utilisation of Schools for Children With Hearing Challenges

The Jamaica Association for the Deaf (JAD) is encouraging parents and guardians of children with hearing challenges to enrol them in one of the organisation’s seven […]
August 22, 2019

Canada Supports Climate Resilience Efforts in the Caribbean

Development Officer, Public Affairs, at the Canadian High Commission, Nadene Newsome, says Canada is committed to supporting the Caribbean’s climate resilience efforts. Representing High Commissioner of […]
August 21, 2019

State Minister Encourages Wards in Juvenile Centres

Minister of State in the Ministry of National Security, Hon. Rudyard Spencer, is encouraging wards at juvenile correctional centres to regard themselves as “winners,” while they […]
August 21, 2019

Positive Responses to Tourism Workers’ Pension Scheme

Minister of Tourism, Edmund Bartlett, is reporting positive responses and buy-in from sector workers and stakeholders who are to benefit from the soon-to-be-established Tourism Workers’ Pension […]
August 21, 2019

Local Studio Lands Deal with Sesame Workshop via KingstOOn Animation Festival

Local studio, Listen Mi Caribbean, recently landed a deal with Sesame Workshop (best known for Sesame Street) to produce a live action short film to be […]
August 20, 2019

Students Receive Scholarships From Burger King Jamaica

Twenty eight students from across the island, who have excelled academically, have been awarded scholarships, bursaries and grants totalling $5.1 million by restaurant franchise, Burger King […]
August 19, 2019

Discussions in Progress to Extend Jamaica-China Sports Cooperation Agreement

Preliminary discussions by the Government to extend the largest bilateral sports cooperation agreement with China have been favourable. The three-year programme, dubbed the Jamaica-China Technical Cooperation […]
August 19, 2019

Grange: Noel Dexter’s Passing Leaves a Void

The Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, the Honourable Olivia Grange, has expressed deep sadness at the passing of Jamaican musicologist and composer, Noel Dexter. […]