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Minister Hylton's tour of Factories Corporation of Jamaica
Newly-appointed Minister of Industry, Investment and Commerce, Anthony Hylton has indicated that he intends to support the Caymanas Economic Zone Project as this project is geared towards creating job.....
Jamaica Information Service | 2012-01-13 15:24:12 # Views :3817

Education Minister calls for new way of teaching Mathematics
Minister of Education, Hon. Rev. Ronald Thwaites, is calling for a new way of teaching Mathematics in the classroom......
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-12-23 22:38:24 # Views :3708

Government of Jamaica agrees to pension plan for District Constables
The Government of Jamaica has agreed to the establishment of a pension programme for District Constables as a component of the 2010/12 Heads of Agreement with the island’s police groups......
Jamaica Information Service | 2012-10-03 20:28:37 # Views :3665

Education Minister says Jamaican Education System ranks highly with those of developed Countries
Education Minister, Rev. the Hon. Ronald Thwaites, says the country’s education system ranks highly with those of other countries, particularly developed nations, whose standards Jamaica surpasses in.....
Jamaica Information Service | 2012-08-23 17:15:58 # Views :3489

1,300 COMMUNITY HEALTH AIDES TO BE EMPLOYED
The Ministry of Health and Wellness is to employ an additional 1,300 community health aides (CHAs) as part of a strategic framework to prepare the population to live with the coronavirus (COVID-19)......
Jamaica Information Service | 2020-05-20 17:10:33 # Views :3436

JSIF to provide Grant funding for community tourism activities
Several communities across the island are slated to benefit from grant funding to support community tourism initiatives under the National Best Community Competition and Programme (NBCCP)......
Jamaica Information Service | 2012-01-11 10:27:27 # Views :3340

Education Minister to focus on underperforming schools
Minister of Education, Hon. Ronald Thwaites, says he will be placing focus on underperforming schools, noting that he will be visiting these institutions to assess their needs and provide them with th.....
Jamaica Information Service | 2012-01-11 10:30:05 # Views :3294

Tivoli Gardens High received high-tech learning equipment from Petrojam
Students at the Tivoli Gardens High School in West Kingston, now have access to interactive learning equipment, which will stimulate greater interest in education, while enhancing the numeracy and lit.....
Jamaica Information Service | 2012-01-12 09:08:32 # Views :3282

OCR records over 24,000 reports of child abuse
The Office of the Children’s Registry (OCR) has received over 24,000 reports of child abuse, since its inception in 2007. It is estimated that some 7,000 cases were received in 2011......
Jamaica Information Service | 2012-01-18 08:50:29 # Views :3203

Jamaican Government taking measures against dengue
The Government is taking measures to contain the number of dengue cases and to control the breeding of the disease-causing Aedes Aegypti mosquito......
Jamaica Information Service | 2012-10-11 23:51:50 # Views :3120

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