May 21, 2018

BOJ Governor Reports Low Inflation in April

Photo: Rudranath Fraser Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) Governor, Brian Wynter, emphasises a point while addressing journalists at Monday’s (May 21) quarterly media briefing, at the BOJ […]
May 18, 2018

UWI to Get New Confucius Institute

Photo: Contributed Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid (second left), parcipates in the breaking of ground for construction of a new […]
May 18, 2018

Minister Shaw to Tackle Food Imports in Tourism Sector

Photo: Michael Sloley Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Audley Shaw (centre), engages with Chief Executive Officer of the Jamaica Business Development Corporation (JBDC), […]
May 18, 2018

Gov’t Allocates $50 Million for Wheelchair Ramps in Schools Project

Photo: Adrian Walker State Minister for Education, Youth and Information, Hon. Floyd Green (right), speaking at the launch of the second annual Nathan Ebanks Foundation Family […]
May 17, 2018

‘Ready, Set, Sweat’ on World Hypertension Day

Photo: JIS Photographer Acting Director, Non-Communicable Diseases and Injury Prevention, Ministry of Health, Dr. Beverley Wright, speaking at a recent JIS Think Tank. The Ministry of […]
May 17, 2018

11 Government Offices in Portland to be Relocated on Lands in Boundbrook

Photo: Rudranath Fraser Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, Hon. Daryl Vaz, makes his Sectoral Presentation in the House of […]
May 17, 2018

Cabinet to Receive Science, Technology and Innovation Policy Shortly

Photo: Michael Sloley Science, Energy and Technology Minister, Dr. the Hon. Andrew Wheatley (standing), makes his contribution to the 2018/19 Sectoral Debate in the House of […]
May 16, 2018

Government to Build New Schools to Tackle Shift System

Photo: Dave Reid Education, Youth and Information Minister, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid (right), in discussion with Chief of Operations at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), […]
May 16, 2018

Registered Farmers to Get Assistance

Photo: Michael Sloley Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Minister, Hon. Audley Shaw. Registered farmers who were affected by heavy rains between May 4 and 7 will […]
May 16, 2018

PROMAC Delivers Shot in the Arm for Maternal, Child Health

Photo: JIS Photographer Minister of Health Dr. Christopher Tufton with a group of healthcare professionals following Tuesday’s handover of fully equipped midwifery bags at the offices […]
May 15, 2018

IOJ Hosts Discussion on Reparation and Modern Labour Movement

Photo: Donald De La HayeFormer Lecturer in the Department of Government at the University of the West Indies, Mona, Professor Rupert Lewis (left), shares in light […]
May 15, 2018

St. Ann’s Bay Hospital to Get Two High Dependency Units

Photo: JIS Photographer Director of Family Health Services in the Ministry of Health, Dr. Simone Spence. Ground will be broken on Thursday (May 17) for the […]