April 4, 2019

UK Gov’t Announces Compensation Scheme for Windrush Generation

The British Government has established a scheme to compensate members of the Windrush Generation who were unable to prove their right to live in the United […]
April 2, 2019

Two New Divisions at NLA

Two new divisions have been established at the National Land Agency (NLA) to continue the titling of land under the Registration of Titles Act. They are […]
April 2, 2019

Revenue and Grants for 2019/20 Projected at $644 Billion

The inflow of revenue and grants for the 2019/20 Fiscal Year is conservatively projected at $644.2 billion or 29.9 per cent of gross domestic product (GDP). […]
April 2, 2019

Western Children’s Hospital to be Operational in May 2021

Regional Director of the Western Regional Health Authority (WRHA), Errol Greene, says that the Western Children Adolescent Hospital is expected to be fully operational by May […]
April 1, 2019

Discussions Advanced for Filming of Bond Movie

The Government will be meeting with the producers of the 25th James Bond movie in England next week, with a view to having some parts filmed […]
April 1, 2019

JAMPRO Working to Establish National Film Fund

Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO) President, Diane Edwards, says her agency is working to establish a national film fund that will cover the cost of filming in […]
April 1, 2019

Record Arrivals, Earnings for Winter Season

Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says that the sector is projected to see record numbers in arrivals and earnings for the 2018/2019 winter tourist season, […]
April 1, 2019

Government to Spend $1.2 Billion on Entertainment Zone in Mobay

Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says the Government will be spending $1.2 billion to create a public attraction and entertainment zone in the tourist resort city of […]
April 1, 2019

Minister Shaw Urges Retirees to Share Expertise with Young People

Retired public servants are being encouraged to remain active participants in nation building by mentoring and sharing their expertise with young people. This appeal comes from […]
March 26, 2019

PM Describes Dorraine Samuels as a True Jamaican Icon

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, has described the late veteran broadcaster, Dorraine Samuels, as a true Jamaican icon. Expressing sadness at her passing, Mr. […]
March 26, 2019

More Local Produce for School-Feeding Programme

The Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries is working with the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, and the Ministry of Health to get more […]
March 26, 2019

Twenty Five Schools to Receive Hurdles – Grange

The Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, the Honourable Olivia Grange, has announced a major initiative to improve Jamaica’s performance in the hurdles. The plan […]