February 12, 2018

Gov’t Exploring Public-Private Partnerships for Delivery of Healthcare – Dr.Tufton

Photo: Rudranath Fraser Christopher Tufton Health Minister, Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton, says the Government is exploring public-private partnership models to assist in the delivery of […]
February 12, 2018

Port Authority Targets 7,000 New BPO Jobs by Year End

Photo: Garwin Davis Senior Vice-President, Port Authority of Jamaica (PAJ), Elva Williams-Richards, addresses the media launch of the inaugural Outsource2Jamaica Expo & Symposium on February 8 […]
February 12, 2018

$5.9-Million Programme Launched to Boost School Attendance by Path Beneficiaries

Photo: Michael Sloley Minister of Labour and Social Security, Hon. Shahine Robinson (left), interacts with students from the St. Mary-based Port Maria High School, Jhazanna Johnson […]
February 12, 2018

Yes, Justice Centre Min. Chuck, But … Don’t Chuck it, Please …

Breaking News Politicians have their agenda, and that is allowed … but “conditions apply”, as is the standard format of most if not any contract or […]
February 11, 2018

502 Civil Servants Honoured

Photo: Rudranath Fraser Custos Rotulorum for St. Andrew, Hon. Dr. Patricia Dunwell (right), presents Events and Commemoration Coordinator at the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission, Michael Nicholson, […]
February 11, 2018

Ambassador Marks Representing Jamaica At Sixth World Government Summit In Dubai

Jamaica’s Ambassador to the United States, Her Excellency Audrey Marks, is in Dubai representing the island at the sixth annual World Government Summit, which runs from […]
February 10, 2018

Breaking News: “There Is A Difference Between A Manager And A Leader” … FBI’s Dr. W. Ratigan, A Jamaican & Muslim.

As Jamaica tries to come to grips with its out of control crime situation, there seems to be help on the horizon.  This very qualified Jamaican  […]
February 9, 2018

Minister Grange Urges Increased Partnership with UWI to Facilitate Research

Photo: Donald De La Haye  Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Hon. Olivia Grange. Public- and private-sector entities are being urged to increased partnership with […]
February 9, 2018

SERP Should Improve Efficiency in Public Sector

Photo: Camar Getfield Deputy Financial Secretary, Strategic Human Resource Management at the Ministry of Finance and the Public Service, Wayne Jones, speaks at a JIS ‘Think […]
February 9, 2018

Children to Get National ID card at Age Six

Photo: Michael Sloley Chief Technical Director in the Office of the Prime Minister, Jacqueline Lynch-Stewart, emphasises a point at a National Identification System (NIDS) town hall […]
February 8, 2018

New Road Traffic Act Passed

Photo: Donald De La Haye Minister of Transport and Mining, Hon. Mike Henry, closes the debate on the Road Traffic Bill in the House of Representatives […]
February 8, 2018

$5 Million Raised By UK Diaspora for the Adopt-A-Clinic Initiative

Photo: JIS Photographer Jamaica’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom (UK), His Excellency Seth George Ramocan, (6th left), presents Minister of Health, Dr. the Hon. Christopher […]