July 19, 2018

Gov’t to Invite Thai Boys and Coach on All-Expense Paid Vacation

The Government of Jamaica will be inviting the 12 boys from a youth soccer team in Thailand and their coach, who were recently rescued from a […]
July 19, 2018

International Conference on Human Trafficking July 25-26

A Jamaican human-trafficking survivor will be among the presenters at an inaugural international conference highlighting the crime to be held at the Meliá Braco Village Hotel […]
July 18, 2018

State of Emergency Reducing National Murder Rate – PM

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says that the State of Public Emergency in St. James is not only reducing crime in the parish but […]
July 18, 2018

Agencies in Charge of Public Resources Must Meet the Highest Standard of Accountability – PM

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says any State agency in charge of administering public resources must meet the highest standard of accountability and responsiveness. […]
July 18, 2018

Jamaican Gov’t to Spend Over $5.2 Million to Equip Teachers with Tablets

The Government will be spending $5,234,800 (US$40,000) to provide additional tablets to equip teachers involved in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) programme. Science and […]
June 29, 2018

Kingston has received the award of Nearshore City of the Year at the Nexus Illuminate Awards, hosted by Nearshore Americas in San Francisco, USA.

Jamaica’s trade and investment promotion Agency, JAMPRO, received the honor at the awards ceremony on June 26, 2018. Illuminate Awards recognizes the leading Outsourcing companies and […]
May 31, 2018

Task Force to Address Any Fallout from Sanctions on UC Rusal

Photo: Rudranath Fraser Minister of Transport and Mining, Hon. Robert Montague.  A task force has been established to address any fallout in bauxite operations from United […]
May 30, 2018

Progress Being Made in Expansion of Petrojam

Photo: Michael Sloley Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness (left), listens keenly to Science, Energy and Technology Minister, Dr. the Hon. Andrew Wheatley, during the […]
May 30, 2018

Private Pensions Industry Can Drive Higher Levels of Growth – Minister Williams

Photo: Mark Bell Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Finance and the Public Service, Hon. Fayval Williams (second left), converses with (from left) NCB Insurance […]
May 29, 2018

Innovators Can Still Apply for 2018 National Awards

Jamaican innovators have one last chance to apply for the 2018 National Innovation Awards, as the extended deadline comes to an end on May 31. Categories […]
May 29, 2018

Members of CARICOM Must Collaborate More to Fight Crime – Spencer

Photo: Michael Sloley Minister of State in the Ministry of National Security, Hon. Rudyard Spencer (left), speaks with (from second left), Chief Executive Officer, Passport, Immigration […]
May 28, 2018

Codes of Practice to Protect Persons with Disabilities

Photo: Rudranath Fraser Executive Director of the Jamaica Council for Persons with Disabilities (JCPD), Christine Hendricks, assists with the painting of the Cumberland Road Health Centre […]