April 5, 2018

Jamaica Praised for Work to Reduce Motor-Vehicle Emissions

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), has commended Jamaica on its ongoing efforts to reduce motor-vehicle carbon dioxide (CO²) emissions through improved fuel efficiency. This is […]
April 4, 2018

Breaking News: Vybz Kartel Appeal Case Opens …

The long awaited appeal case on the convictions of Vybz Kartel opened today April 4, 2018 in the Court Of Appeal, down town Kingston, Ja. W.I.  […]
April 4, 2018

House Approves Emergency Powers Regulations for St. Catherine North

The Emergency Powers (No. 2) Regulations (Continuance) Resolution, 2018, which will govern the operations of the State of Public Emergency in the St. Catherine North police […]
April 4, 2018

Nurses Support Global Campaign against Abuse of Women and Children

Nurses in the public health system have pledged to tackle the issue of abuse against women and children through the global campaign, Nursing Now. The three-year […]
April 4, 2018

Justice Minister Tables Reports on Supreme and Parish Courts

Photo: Rudranath Fraser Minister of Justice, Hon. Delroy Chuck, addresses the House of Representatives today (April 3). The Minister of Justice, Hon. Delroy Chuck, has tabled […]
April 3, 2018

Ground Broken for Expansion of Ian Fleming Airport

Photo: Donald De La Haye New Transport and Mining Minister, Hon. Robert Montague, on Thursday (March 29), broke ground for the expansion of the Ian Fleming […]
April 3, 2018

CMU President Proposes SEZ for St. Thomas Campus

Photo: Mark Bell President of the Caribbean Maritime University, Professor Fritz Pinnock, addresses a JIS ‘Think Tank’. President of the Caribbean Maritime University (CMU), Professor Fritz […]
April 2, 2018

Winnie Was a Champion of Freedom – HPM Holness

Photo: JIS Photographer Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness. Prime Minister Andrew Holness this morning paid respects to the late Winnie Madikizela-Mandela and hailed her […]
April 2, 2018
Minister Grange

Grange Expresses Sorrow at Passing of Winnie Mandela

Photo: JIS Photographer Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Hon. Olivia Grange, CD, MP The Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, the Honourable Olivia […]
April 1, 2018

2018/19 Financial Year Officially Begins Today

Photo: JIS Photographer Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness The 2018/19 Financial Year officially begins today (April 1), with the Government projecting to spend $773.6 […]
March 31, 2018

St. Ann’s Bay Regional Hospital Delivering First Class Health Care

Photo: Garwin Davis Minister of Health, Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton (centre), interacts with patients during a recent visit to the St. Ann’s Bay Regional Hospital, […]
March 31, 2018

Spanish Town Hospital and Infirmary Receive Stretchers

Photo: Michael Sloley The two state-of-the-art stretchers donated to the Spanish Town Hospital, in St. Catherine, by Jamaicans in the United States (US). Patients at the […]