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“Greater Need For the Safety & Security of our Nation’s Children”– Ffolkes-Abrahams
“As a member of the greater Montego Bay family and a mother myself, to the family of Brandon and Brayden Jones and the community of Cornwall Courts, to which these 9-yr-old twin boys belonged, I wish.....
| 2014-05-20 00:00:00

Kingston Backgammon 2014 for June 7 at Spanish Court
A slate of 32 top rated players will compete in the annual Kingston Backgammon Tournament scheduled for June 7 at the Spanish Court Hotel......
| 2014-05-20 00:00:00

Hanover Health Fair
The JCI Hopewell (Jaycees) in association with the Kiwanis Club of Hopewell, Hanover Charities and the Caribbean Health Outreach Inc. will be hosting the 12th Annual Hanover Health Fair......
| 2014-05-19 00:00:00

Digicel Business announced as platinum sponsor of the Virtual Educa Conference
Digicel Business was today announced as platinum sponsor of the Virtual Educa Conference which takes place in Port-of-Spain on Monday 19th and Tuesday 20th May......
Digicel | 2014-05-19 00:00:00

LASCO supports Jamaica/China Exchange
LASCO Distributors Limited has contributed over half a million Jamaican dollars to the University of Technology (UTech) Business/Study/Culture Tour to China slated to begin on May 27......
| 2014-05-19 00:00:00

JPS launches Phase 2 of regularization exercise in sections of Kingston 20
JPS will launch Phase Two of its drive to reduce the illegal use of electricity, by some consumers in sections of Olympic Gardens, and surrounding areas......
Jamaica Public Service Company Limited | 2014-05-19 00:00:00

Heart Institute and St. Jude Medical host Free Family Heart Health Forum
In an effort to increase awareness and action among families about heart related illnesses, the Heart Institute of the Caribbean (HIC) in collaboration with St. Jude Medical will host a Free Family He.....
| 2014-05-19 00:00:00

Portland Festival Queen heads to National Coronation
The Port Antonio High School was filled with excitement on Saturday (May 17) with the hosting of the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC) Miss Portland Festival Queen Parish Show......
Jamaica Cultural Development Commission | 2014-05-19 00:00:00

UDC invites proposals for the construction of Northern Parking Garage, Downtown Kingston
The Urban Development Corporation (UDC), as a part of its programme for the redevelopment of downtown Kingston, invites proposals for implementation of the Northern Parking Garage concept under a Publ.....
Urban Development Corporation | 2014-05-19 00:00:00

Quality early childhood education critical says Rev. Thwaites
Education Minister, Hon. Rev. Ronald Thwaites is urging parents to invest in quality early childhood education for their children to ensure their success at the primary and tertiary levels......
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-05-18 00:00:00

JPF, Excel Insurance Brokers & Sagicor sign new Multi-Currency Group Insurance contract
Members of the Jamaica Police Federation, JPF, are to benefit from an innovative multi-currency Group Insurance and Critical Illness Plan from EXCEL Insurance Brokers......
| 2014-05-18 00:00:00

Children Gospel Song Finals to close out Child’s Month Celebration
The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC) is promising an evening of talent explosion and blessing on Sunday, May 25 at the Ranny Williams Entertainment Centre when the finalists compete in t.....
Jamaica Cultural Development Commission | 2014-05-16 00:00:00

B.I.T.U. outraged at Government’s misappropriation of salary deductions
The Bustamante Industrial Trade Union has expressed outrage at the recent discovery of the fact that salary deductions for various public sector workers in the Ministry of Health and the Regional Heal.....
BUSTAMANTE INDUSTRIAL TRADE UNION | 2014-05-16 00:00:00

UTech launches Global Entrepreneurship Report (GEM) for Jamaica
The University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech) through its College of Business and Management will launch the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) 2013 Report for Jamaica on the first of a 2 day confe.....
University of Technology | 2014-05-16 00:00:00

CWC appoints new Director of Communications and Culture
Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC), [the parent company of LIME Jamaica] announces the appointment of Grace Silvera as Director of Communications and Culture......
| 2014-05-16 00:00:00

Five Parishes gear up for Festival Queen Coronations
After an exciting start to the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC) Miss Jamaica Festival Queen Competition, Portland, Westmoreland, St. Thomas, Kingston and St. Andrew and St. Elizabeth are.....
Jamaica Cultural Development Commission | 2014-05-14 00:00:00

EU Head lauds banana growers focus on local market - discusses new JMD$660 Million support programme
Speaking at the All Island Banana Growers Association (AIBGA) Annual Meeting on May 14th, 2014, Ambassador Paola Amadei, Head of the EU Delegation in Jamaica has lauded banana growers for their focus .....
EUROPEAN UNION | 2014-05-14 00:00:00

JPS remains committed to Anti-Theft Campaign
Energy Company JPS, remains committed to its fight against the theft of electricity. Today (May 14), members of the Company carried out anti-theft operations in Windsor Heights and Windsor Meadows, a.....
Jamaica Public Service Company Limited | 2014-05-14 00:00:00

Digicel Diaspora delivers world class soccer to customers
Digicel is bringing world-class soccer action to its customers in the Diaspora and the Caribbean with “The Passion of Soccer” promotion that will see thousands living abroad and in market winning grea.....
Digicel | 2014-05-13 00:00:00

JCDC crowns three additional Festival Parish Queens
It was a weekend filled with excitement and cultural creativity as the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC) crowned three more Festival Queens at the St. Ann, Manchester and Trelawny Parish .....
Jamaica Cultural Development Commission | 2014-05-13 00:00:00

Women’s Health Network Benefit on this Friday
Friday, May 16, 2014 will see the staging of the Women’s Health Network’s benefit show, an event that benefits solely women across the island that are unable to pay for medical treatment......
| 2014-05-12 00:00:00

Jamaica Cannabis Conference set for next weekend
Several speakers from Jamaica, Israel, Canada and the United States, to include scientists and researchers, will participate in the three-day Inaugural Jamaica Cannabis Conference, being held between .....
| 2014-05-12 00:00:00

Trelawny native wins Outstanding Athlete Award
Oklahoma Baptist University recently recognized its exceptional students during OBU’s 2014 Awards Convocation Wednesday, May 7......
| 2014-05-11 00:00:00

Kiwanis Club of New Kingston donates multi-million dollar Fresenius Haemodialysis Machine to UHWI Pediatric Unit
On Friday, May 9, 2014 while the energy of the sun’s rays like diamonds brightened the outside of the Haemodialysis Unit of the University Hospital, on the inside was a similar brightness registering .....
KIWANIS CLUB OF NEW KINGSTON | 2014-05-11 00:00:00

Jamaica’s National Business Model Competition winners shine at the International Competition in Salt Lake City, Utah
Jamaica’s National Business Model Competition winner – Herboo Enterprises - has placed 8th, out of a total of 42 teams in the finals of the International Business Model Competition that took place in .....
| 2014-05-08 00:00:00

Countdown to the clipper race coming to Port Antonio, Jamaica
The fleet of The Clipper Round the World Yacht Race is just days away from reaching Jamaica and preparations are well underway to ensure the Jamaica leg of the race is the most exciting......
Jamaica Tourist Board | 2014-05-08 00:00:00

Drinks on The Rock

Drinks on the Rock, Villa Ronai Stony Hill, will officially open its doors Friday May 9, to the socialites of Kingston City.

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LinkUp Media | 2014-05-08 00:00:00

JCDC World Reggae Dance Workshops to improve performances
The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC), an agency of the Ministry of Youth and Culture kicks off a series of regional development workshops as it gears up for the 2014 staging of the World.....
Jamaica Cultural Development Commission | 2014-05-07 00:00:00

Customs seize 72 packages of cocaine on board the Palmira
Thirty packages containing seventy-two pounds (72) of cocaine with an estimated street value of US$82,000.00 or J$90M were seized yesterday (May 6) at approximately 8:20 p.m. onboard the Motor Vessel .....
Jamaica Customs Department | 2014-05-07 00:00:00

Paulwell must account says G2K
Generation 2000 (G2K), the Young Professional Affiliate of the Jamaican Labour Party has called upon the Minister of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining, Phillip Paulwell to account for the circums.....
G2K | 2014-05-07 00:00:00

JPS makes first move to regularize sections of Kingston 20 area
On May 6, JPS carried out its scheduled transfer of sections of communities in the Kingston 20 area, to the Residential Advanced Metering Infrastructure (RAMI) system......
Jamaica Public Service Company Limited | 2014-05-07 00:00:00

Improvements coming for the Riverton Landfill
Honourable Noel Arscott, Minister of Local Government and Community Development along with Executive Director of the National Solid Waste Management Authority and other officials visited the Riverton .....
MINISTRY OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT & COMMUNITY DEVELOPME | 2014-05-07 00:00:00

JCAA releases final report on American Airlines Flight 331 Accident Investigation
The Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority (JCAA) today released the Final Report of the Investigation into the American Airlines 331 runway accident, which occurred in Kingston, Jamaica, at the Norman Manl.....
| 2014-05-06 00:00:00

Seprod to treat hundreds of children at Hope Zoo for Teachers Day
Seprod, for which Serge Island Diaries, Jamaica ’s largest Milk producer is a subsidiary, in recognition of Teachers Day and its large sponsorship of the 34thINSPORTS/Seprod Primary Schools Athletics .....
| 2014-05-06 00:00:00

Montego Bay's Logistics Hub Symposium
Scores of residents, business luminaries, and public and private sector stakeholders within the second city will engage in what promises to be a riveting exchange of ideas, research and thinking among.....
Mona School of Business | 2014-05-06 00:00:00

EU facilitates discussion on rehabilitation programmes in prison between officials in Jamaica and Belize
Rehabilitation programmes in prisons will be the centre of discussions during a three day working visit by the Chief Executive Officer of the Kolbe Foundation in Belize, Mr. Earl Jones......
EUROPEAN UNION | 2014-05-06 00:00:00

Cabinet to appoint 381-Megawatt Project Enterprise team
Cabinet will be appointing an enterprise team headed by Dr. Vincent Lawrence, to oversee the full implementation of the construction of a 381-megawatt energy plant in Jamaica by 2016......
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-05-06 00:00:00

Gov’t and UC Rusal to conclude discussions on Bauxite Plants
Representatives of the world’s largest aluminum company UC Rusal, will be visiting Jamaica later this month to conclude discussions on the future of their operations at the Alpart and Kirkvine bauxite.....
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-05-06 00:00:00

OUR writes to LIME on call issues
The Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR) is seeking more clarification from Cable & Wireless Jamaica t/a LIME, following on frequent customer complaints about quality of service issues relating to mob.....
Office of Utilities Regulation | 2014-05-06 00:00:00

Leak repair causes water supply disruption- sections of St. Andrew affected
The National Water Commission is advising customers served by the Barnett Wood and Brentwood pumping stations in St. Andrew that the disruption they are currently experiencing in their service is due .....
National Water Commission | 2014-05-06 00:00:00

Business leaders to provide mentorship to SMEs through JAMPRO’s Export Max II
Several prominent business leaders have stepped up to partner with JAMPRO’s Export Max II mentorship programme for small and medium enterprises (SMEs)......
JAMPRO | 2014-05-05 00:00:00

Former JPS Managing Director to be Buried May 6
The nation will say farewell to former Managing Director of JPS, the late Derrick Fenton Dyer, in a service at the St Andrew Parish Church May 6, at 1:00 pm......
Jamaica Public Service Company Limited | 2014-05-05 00:00:00

Negril Beach restoration efforts- a clearer picture
The National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA) has taken note of a full page advertisement published in the Jamaica Gleaner newspaper on Wednesday 30 April 2014; a press conference convened by se.....
National Environment and Planning Agency | 2014-05-05 00:00:00

JTA Media Release on Nadine Scott's passing
Dr. Nadine Scott, Principal, Excelsior Community College, Trustee and Past President of the Jamaica Teachers’ Association died on, May 4, 2014......
Jamaica Teachers' Association | 2014-05-05 00:00:00

Major Leak repairs to disrupt water supply- St. Catherine and Corporate areas affected
National Water Commission customers who are served by the Tulloch Springs Water Supply System will experience a disruption in their service, today Tuesday, May 6, 2014 from 8:00am to 6:00pm......
National Water Commission | 2014-05-05 00:00:00

Security Minister invites SCFA members to meet with him to discuss ISCF/JCF merger
Minister of National Security, Hon. Peter Bunting, is issuing an invitation to the members of the Special Constabulary Force Association (SCFA) to meet with him to discuss remaining concerns that they.....
Ministry of National Security | 2014-05-02 00:00:00

World Press Freedom Day 2014
The theme for World Press Freedom Day this year is “Media Freedom for a Better Future: Shaping the Post-2015 Development Agenda”......
Media Association Jamaica Limited | 2014-05-02 00:00:00

JCDC accepting entries for the 2014 Jamaica Festival Song Competition
The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC), an agency of the Ministry of Youth and Culture, is now accepting entries for the 2014 Jamaica Festival Song Competition......
Jamaica Cultural Development Commission | 2014-05-02 00:00:00

Minister’s press release on Energy World International
The Minister of Science, Technology, Energy & Mining (Minister) is aware of the intense public interest and debate surrounding the grant of a licence to Energy World International (EWI) for the 381 MW.....
Ministry of Science, Technology, Energy & Mining | | 2014-05-02 00:00:00

JMMB acquires AIC Securities in Trinidad
JMMB has concluded the transaction to acquire full ownership of AIC Securities Limited, in Trinidad & Tobago......
jmmb | 2014-05-01 00:00:00

Deika Morrison, Kelly Tomblin & more cop awards at EHF
Several distinguished Jamaicans and companies received awards at the Environmental Health Foundation (EHF) 10th Annual Wellness & Lifestyle Awards Ceremony & Dinner, held Wednesday, April 30 on the la.....
| 2014-05-01 00:00:00

PCJ Group powers Jamaica International Invitational with $6 Million sponsorship
In response to an appeal for support from the organising committee of the Jamaica International Invitational Meet (JIIM), the Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica (PCJ) Group has provided $6 million for t.....
Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica | 2014-05-01 00:00:00

JCDC Festival Queen Competition kicks off Saturday
Plans are in high gear for the parish coronations of the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC) Miss Festival Queen Competition, which is this year being held under the theme, ‘Jamaican Women….....
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-05-01 00:00:00

ODPEM launches Hurricane Preparedness Month
The Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM) today (May 1) officially launched its Hurricane Preparedness Month under the theme ‘Disasters are a reality, make preparedness your.....
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-05-01 00:00:00

Leak repairs disrupt water supply- sections of St. Andrew, St. Catherine & Clarendon affected
The National Water Commission wishes to advise customers who are served by the Chancery Hall water supply system in St. Andrew that the disruption they are experiencing in their service is as a result.....
National Water Commission | 2014-05-01 00:00:00

St Andrew set to defend title at National Athletics Champs
Sagicor Life Jamaica is once again supporting the development of youth through sport with its title sponsorship of the JTA National Athletics Championships......
Sagicor Jamaica Group | 2014-04-30 00:00:00

Special Tribute planned for Richard Hart
The African Caribbean Institute/Jamaica Memory Bank (ACIJ/JMB) wishes to invite the public to a special tribute to the late Richard Hart on Sunday, May 11......
The Institute of Jamaica | 2014-04-30 00:00:00

JLP Manchester Parish Management Committee condemns recent family killing
The Manchester Parish Management Committee of the Jamaica Labour Party is condemning the recent Manchester family killing, and is calling on the relevant authorities to step up their domestic violence.....
| 2014-04-30 00:00:00

G2K outraged at Minister’s attempts to bully OCG
Generation 2000 (G2K), the Young Professional Affiliate of the Jamaican Labour Party has expressed outrage at what it describes as attempts by Minister Phillip Paulwell to bully the Contractor General.....
G2K | 2014-04-30 00:00:00

EWI Money for Performance Bond placed with Bankers
Preferrred bidder Energy World International (‎EWI) will see the Jamaican 381MW project through to completion in keeping with its original bid......
| 2014-04-29 00:00:00

Hello Kitty comes to the National Gallery of Jamaica: New exhibition Explores Japanese Character Culture
In recent years, interest in Japanese pop culture, particularly anime and manga has dramatically grown all over the world......
National Gallery of Jamaica | 2014-04-29 00:00:00

Minister McNeill welcomes opening of Negril’s New Azul Sensatori Hotel
Minister of Tourism and Entertainment, the Hon. Dr. Wykeham McNeill, has revealed that demand for destination Jamaica is growing in some markets that were previously unresponsive or unreachable, due t.....
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-04-29 00:00:00

Photo Release: Prime Minister and Minister McNeill visited by TUI Travel Executives
Prime Minister and Minister McNeill visited by TUI Travel Executives......
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-04-29 00:00:00

OUR’S Update on Base Load Project
The Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR) has advised the Ministry of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining (MSTEM) that Energy World International Limited (EWI), which was granted a licence to supply.....
Office of Utilities Regulation | 2014-04-29 00:00:00

Photo Release: Literacy as a Mental Health Strategy
Literacy as a Mental Health Strategy.....
| 2014-04-29 00:00:00

JPS makes effort to reduce electricity theft in the Kingston 20 area
As part of its ongoing drive to reduce the illegal use of electricity, JPS will be regularizing electricity use by some consumers in sections of Olympic Gardens, Seaward Drive and surrounding areas, c.....
Jamaica Public Service Company Limited | 2014-04-29 00:00:00

CASE launches values and attitudes programme
ACE: Attitude Changes Everything: Good Changes, Good Rewards The College of Agriculture, Science and Education (CASE) will launch its Values and Attitudes programme on Wednesday April 30 at the T.P. .....
College of Agriculture, Science and Education (CAS | 2014-04-29 00:00:00

Water supply disruption- sections of Clarendon affected
The National Water Commission is advising customers in sections of Clarendon who are served by the Vernamfield Well that the disruption they currently experiencing in their water supply is due mechani.....
National Water Commission | 2014-04-29 00:00:00

Guardian extends date for sale of 24% stake in Ocho Rios Property
Guardian Life Limited which holds a 24% stake in Ocho Rios Beach Limited, ORBL, owners and operators of the Island Village property in Ocho Rios, St. Mary, is selling its stake in the company and thus.....
| 2014-04-28 00:00:00

Institute of Jamaica Saturday Openings start on May 3
As of Saturday, May 3 the Institute of Jamaica (IOJ) will commence Saturday Openings......
The Institute of Jamaica | 2014-04-28 00:00:00

Scotiabank’s Customer Contact Centre in Jamaica achieves World Class Certification - 3 years in a row

Scotiabank’s Contact Centre in Jamaica has once again been certified by the Service Quality Management Group (SQM) as a World Class Centre for the third year in a row. This achievement places th.....

Scotiabank | 2014-04-25 00:00:00

UK’s Fresh Produce Consortium optimistic about business opportunities with local farmers
JAMPRO is targeting opportunities for local fresh produce farmers in the United Kingdom market following a recent successful mission of the UK’s largest fresh produce importers......
JAMPRO | 2014-04-24 00:00:00

Digicel sponsors National Chess Championships
The Digicel National Chess Championships is set to get underway on Friday, April 25 at Christar Villas in Kingston......
Digicel | 2014-04-24 00:00:00

Island Aquatics Synchro Swimmers to compete in Florida
The Amateur Swimming Association of Jamaica has authorized seven synchronized swimmers from the Island Aquatics Synchro Club to compete in the Florida SE/SW Association Age Group Synchronized Swimming.....
Island Aquatics Synchro | 2014-04-24 00:00:00

New pool closure time to meet Super Lotto demand
As of this week, Supreme Ventures Limited has extended the sales period for the Super Lotto game and put in place a new pool closure time, in order to meet the growing demand of its players......
Supreme Ventures Limited | 2014-04-24 00:00:00

GraceKennedy Group Divestment of First Global Financial Services Limited
We confirm that the GraceKennedy Group subsidiary, First Global Holdings Limited, has entered into an agreement for the sale of its 100% shareholding in First Global Financial Services Limited ("FGFS".....
| 2014-04-24 00:00:00

B.I.T.U. warns of negative effects of the proposed Bank Transaction Tax
President General of the Bustamante Industrial Trade Union Senator Kavan Gayle has added the Union’s voice to the massive wave of concerns being raised by various sectors on the new tax on withdrawals.....
BUSTAMANTE INDUSTRIAL TRADE UNION | 2014-04-24 00:00:00

U.S. Department of Justice Trial Advocacy Workshop April 16-17
The U.S. Department of Justice, Criminal Division, Overseas Prosecutorial Development, Assistance and Training in partnership with the Jamaican Ministry of Justice, Justice Training Institute and Offi.....
U.S. Embassy, Kingston | 2014-04-24 00:00:00

Improved water supply coming for Ewarton and Mount Rosser residents
The long awaited Ewarton / Mount Rosser Water Supply Improvement Project of the National Water Commission (NWC) is moving a step closer to realisation with pre-construction and investigative works bei.....
National Water Commission | 2014-04-24 00:00:00

Supreme Ventures Courtney Walsh Cricket Clinics & Camps
Jamaica, West Indies – April 23, 21014: The 2014 staging of the Supreme Ventures Limited (SVL) sponsored Courtney Walsh Under-15 Cricket Clinics and Camps programme was launched today in Kingston at t.....
Supreme Ventures Limited | 2014-04-23 00:00:00

Smoke Nuisance - Riverton Dump
The Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM) is advising that arising from the current fire at the Riverton Dump, a thick smoke cover is being experienced in sections of the Co.....
ODPEM | 2014-04-22 00:00:00

Most Jamaicans still silent on Child Abuse
The Office of the Children’s Registry (OCR) and UNICEF today released new data from an islandwide survey which shows that most Jamaicans are not reporting known or suspected cases of child abuse......
Office of the children's Registry | 2014-04-22 00:00:00

Photo Release: Digicel gears up for Summer Interns
Digicel gears up for Summer Interns......
Digicel Jamaica | 2014-04-22 00:00:00

PCJ to install $8.4M energy efficient AC system at Spanish Town Hospital
The Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica (PCJ) will be undertaking a major upgrade of the air conditioning system on the Maternity Wing of the Spanish Town Hospital at a cost of more than J$ 8.4 million......
Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica | 2014-04-22 00:00:00

Jamaican Superstar to perform at Turks & Caicos Unity Concert
CHECKMATE INC. is pleased to present to you its first annual UNITY CONCERT......
| 2014-04-22 00:00:00

1,000 pounds of illegal connections removed in early morning Flanker Operation
JPS crews working in collaboration with members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force removed 1,000 pounds of illegal connections and discovered 12 cases of streetlight tampering in the community of Flank.....
Jamaica Public Service Company Limited | 2014-04-22 00:00:00

Update on fire at Riverton Disposal Site
The MPM Waste Management Limited through the National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA) wishes to inform the public that the section of the Riverton Disposal Site that was ablaze on Saturday, 1.....
National Solid Waste Management Authority | 2014-04-22 00:00:00

Roll back Bank Transaction Tax says G2K
Generation 2000 (G2K), the young professional affiliate of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP),voiced its condemnation of the new tax on withdrawals outlined by the Minister of Finance in opening the budge.....
G2K | 2014-04-21 00:00:00

JPS customers to see roughly 7% decrease in bills for April
This month, JPS customers will benefit from a 6.85% decrease in their electricity bills compared to March......
Jamaica Public Service Company Limited | 2014-04-21 00:00:00

IOJ/JaMM select Symposium Steering Committee
After a successful symposium to discuss the creative industries, the Institute of Jamaica (IOJ) has named the members of the Jamaica Music Museum (JaMM) Music Symposium Steering Committee that will re.....
The Institute of Jamaica | 2014-04-16 00:00:00

USAID gives MOE full ownership of the Parents Place
On Wednesday March 26, 2014, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Ministry of Education’s Parenting Pilot Project “USAID/MOE Parent-School Partnerships for Improved L.....
U.S. Embassy, Kingston | 2014-04-16 00:00:00

USAID breaks ground in Rowlandsfield, St. Thomas
Charge’d’Affaires for the United States Embassy, Elizabeth Martinez and Mission Director for the United States Agency for International Development (USAID),Denise A. Herbol, broke ground for the cons.....
U.S. Embassy, Kingston | 2014-04-16 00:00:00

“Lisa Hanna must apologize!” G2K
Generation 2000 (G2K), the Young Professional Affiliate of the Jamaica Labour Party is calling on Lisa Hanna to apologize for misleading the public about the reasons for the closing of the Alpha Boys’.....
G2K | 2014-04-16 00:00:00

JPS’ Application for Rate Review focuses on economic growth
The Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) has submitted an application for a comprehensive rate review to the Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR)......
Jamaica Public Service Company Limited | 2014-04-13 00:00:00

Re: Death threats against journalists
The Press Association of Jamaica (PAJ) notes with concern the reports that death threats have been leveled against two members of the media, Karyl Walker, of the Jamaica Observer, and Abka Fitz-Henley.....
Press Association Jamaica Of Jamaica | 2014-04-14 00:00:00

Mobile money closer to reality
Local mobile money facilitator, Transcel Limited has moved closer to bringing its service to the Jamaican market......
| 2014-04-11 00:00:00

Nominations now open for St. George’s College Hall of Fame 2014
Kingston’s North Street academic and sports titan St. George’s College will be in full gear to recognise its most stellar past students and faculty members, with nominations now open to receive candid.....
| 2014-04-10 00:00:00

UWI signs MOU for Medical Marijuana Research
The University of the West Indies, (UWI) Mona has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with GenCanna Global, Inc., trading as Strains of Hope, to facilitate the conduct of research into the me.....
The University of the West Indies | 2014-04-10 00:00:00

Institute of Jamaica hosts week long Open House
History is no longer just something students read about in a textbook, but history comes alive through exhibitions mounted by the Institute of Jamaica, which will be having its Open House for public s.....
The Institute of Jamaica | 2014-04-10 00:00:00

NSSC suggest students must have freedom to choose subject area
The National Secondary Students’ Council (NSSC) is concerned about the recent pronouncement by the Minister of Education that students must sit a Technical/Vocational Subject examination at the end of.....
| 2014-04-10 00:00:00

Curtain call for Oliver Samuels this weekend
There are many moments of comedy that will be forever be etched in the minds of Jamaicans thanks to Oliver Samuels......
| 2014-04-10 00:00:00

Jamaica ready to Ignite Hollywood!
On Saturday March 8, 2014, over 37 performers ignited the walls of The Theatre Place in new Kingston, and left the audience mesmerized with the high level of talent that they possessed......
| 2014-04-09 00:00:00

Two young entrepreneurs from Kingston, Jamaica bring their “Reggae Application” project to Kickstarter
Trendy Reggae connects musicians, djs, music promoters, producers and major brands through an online platform......
| 2014-04-09 00:00:00

Limacol CPL 2014 Teams Finalised
The line ups for the six franchise teams participating in the Limacol CPL 2014 have now been finalised following the live Draft event which took place last Thursday in Kingston, Jamaica......
| 2014-04-09 00:00:00

LASCO strengthens commitment to Jamaica with full expansion plans
LASCO has reaffirmed its commitment to the local manufacturing and distribution sectors with participation in the recently concluded EXPO Jamaica 2014......
| 2014-04-09 00:00:00

CBAAC to host Ninth International Colloquium in April
The Centre for Black and African Arts and Civilization (CBAAC), based in Nigeria, will host its ninth International Colloquium from April 23rd to 26th at the Mona Visitor’s Lodge, University of the We.....
The Institute of Jamaica | 2014-04-07 00:00:00

UDC offers Cotton Polyester Complex for sale
The Urban Development Corporation has invited investors to submit offers for the purchase of the Cotton Polyester Complex, located in Rodons Pen, Old Harbour, in line with the Corporation’s core missi.....
Urban Development Corporation | 2014-04-07 00:00:00

UDC leads renovation of Harbour Street Craft Market, Montego Bay
As the nation’s main urban developer, the Urban Development Corporation (UDC) is providing project management expertise for the second phase of the rehabilitation of the Harbour Street Craft Market in.....
Urban Development Corporation | 2014-04-07 00:00:00

World Health Day 2014
As countries around the world celebrate World Health Day, HelpAge International is calling for improvements in the delivery of health care to older people in Jamaica......
| 2014-04-07 00:00:00

JCDC Creative Writing Exhibition tours Northern Jamaica
Northern Jamaica will receive the opportunity of enjoying award-winning works from the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission’s Jamaica Creative Writing Competition when the Exhibition makes stops at.....
Jamaica Cultural Development Commission | 2014-04-08 00:00:00

Power supply problems affect water supply
The National Water Commission wishes to advise customers in sections of St. Catherine and sections of the corporate area who are served by the Eastern Headworks Wells that the disruption they continue.....
National Water Commission | 2014-04-08 00:00:00

JCDC/NYS signals commitment to Events Management Programme through MOU signing
The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC) and the National Youth Service (NYS) April 8 signed a Memorandum of Understanding signaling their commitment to the implementing and development of t.....
Jamaica Cultural Development Commission | 2014-04-08 00:00:00

JCDC brings Visual Arts F.E.A.S.T to Mandeville
The launch of the Jamaica Visual Arts Competition & Exhibition Travelling Showcase, organized by the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC), an agency of the Ministry of Youth & Culture will t.....
Jamaica Cultural Development Commission | 2014-04-08 00:00:00

The Late Peter Tosh recognised at Ganja Future Growers Launch
The late Reggae icon, Peter Tosh was awarded a citation from the Ganja Future Growers and Producers Association’s (GFGPA) launch on Saturday at the Jamaica Conference Centre in Kingston......
| 2014-04-08 00:00:00

Vernon “Mullo” Moller’s legacy being added to National Collection
On April 9, 2014 at 2 p.m., the family of the late Vernon “Von Mullo” Moller will make a contribution of his trombone, photographs and manuscripts to the National Collection of the Jamaica Music Museu.....
The Institute of Jamaica | 2014-04-08 00:00:00

Attacks on JUTC System
Transport Minister Dr. the Hon. Omar Davies has condemned the series of attacks which have been carried out over the last two days on the JUTC fleet......
MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT AND WORKS | 2014-04-08 00:00:00

OUR to conduct public consultations for DEML tariff review
The Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR) will, on Tuesday April 8 and Thursday April 10, conduct two public consultations following an application from Dynamic Environmental Management Limited (DEML) .....
Office of Utilities Regulation | 2014-04-08 00:00:00

NHT to spend $22 billion on housing this year
The National Housing Trust (NHT) will spend $22 billion this financial year, to provide safe, secure, and affordable housing solutions to Jamaicans......
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-04-04 00:00:00

New system for Public Pharmacists to come on stream Monday April 7
The Bustamante Industrial Trade Union has written to Health Minister Dr. Fenton Ferguson and Public Service Minister Horace Dalley appealing for their urgent intervention to prevent a crisis in Public.....
| 2014-04-04 00:00:00

Water supply disruption- sections of St. Catherine affected
The National Water Commission is advising that the Central Village Well and the Frazers Content Relift Station in St. Catherine are currently out of operation as a result of mechanical problems......
National Water Commission | 2014-04-04 00:00:00

Status on payment of Juror fees
The use of a Jury in deciding the outcome of a case is the method used by Jamaica’s Court system for the trial of more serious criminal offences......
| 2014-04-04 00:00:00

CNN’S Dr. Sanjay Gupta featured Stanley Brother to speak at Ganja Future Growers launch
Director of Strainz, Josh Stanley who is also the Creator of the Charlotte’s Web strain of cannabis and a Co-founder of the Stanley Brothers Realm of Caring Foundation will be the keynote Speaker at t.....
| 2014-04-02 00:00:00

Super Lotto players rake in J$4.2 Billion across the Caribbean
The Super Lotto lottery game has paid out over J$4.2 Billion across the Caribbean......
Supreme Ventures Limited | 2014-04-02 00:00:00

UTech Ubuntu Awards to celebrate unsung Jamaican heroes
On June 28, 2014 University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech) will honour Jamaican citizens, residents and organizations that have had unique, transformative and enduring influence on the way that Jamaic.....
University of Technology | 2014-04-02 00:00:00

New Website for Green Grotto Caves and Attractions
The Green Grotto Caves and Attractions, St. Ann, which is the first cave in the world to receive Green Globe Certification, now boasts a new website......
Urban Development Corporation | 2014-04-02 00:00:00

Cancer Awareness Month
The month of April is being observed as “Cancer Awareness Month” under the theme “Don’t Risk your Health to Cancer… Early Detection Saves Lives. ”.....
Jamaica Cancer Society | 2014-04-02 00:00:00

Students urged to be innovative in business
General Manager of JN Small Business Loans (JNSBL), Philip Bernard, urged students in the final year marketing programme at the University of Technology, Jamaica (UTECH), to be innovative and know the.....
JN Small Business Loans (JNSBL) | 2014-04-02 00:00:00

No Change in Property Tax due for fiscal year 2014-2015
Property owners are advised that Property Tax for the 2014-2015 fiscal year, which is due April 1, has not been increased and therefore payment remains the same as last year. Persons will have until t.....
Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) | 2014-04-02 00:00:00

Digicel granted new 15 year licences by the Government of Jamaica
Digicel is pleased to confirm that it has been granted a number of new licences to operate by the Government of Jamaica......
Digicel Jamaica | 2014-04-02 00:00:00

Power supply problem affect Harbour View areas
The National Water Commission is advising customers in Harbour View, Port Royal, Shooters Hill, Palisadoes and the Norman Manley International Airport, that the disruption they have been experiencing .....
National Water Commission | 2014-04-02 00:00:00

Report on emergency landing of Jet Blue B6876 at the NMIA
On March 31, 2014, Jet Blue Flight B6876 departed the Norman Manley International Airport (NMIA) at 6:43 p.m. en route to the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. The Captain reported the .....
| 2014-04-01 00:00:00

China Harbour to begin studies on Bog Walk Gorge
China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC) Americas - Division signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Government of Jamaica in order to study the feasibility of damming the Bog Walk Gorge in St. .....
China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC) | 2014-04-01 00:00:00

UCC Guest Lecture: New Paradigm to Business Success- Own the means of Production, Create Wealth
The University College of the Caribbean (UCC) held its first guess lecture of the year at the Worthington Avenue campus in New Kingston on March 26, 2014 where creative thinker, problem solver and mot.....
University College of the Caribbean | 2014-04-01 00:00:00

CAPI urges Govt to reconsider decision to penalise commuters
CITIZENS ACTION FOR PRINCIPLE AND INTEGRITY (CAPI) is urging the government to reconsider its move to fine or imprison commuters for taking illegal (robot) taxis describing the move as draconian and a.....
CITIZENS ACTION FOR PRINCIPLE AND INTEGRITY | 2014-04-01 00:00:00

Digicel commends TVJ for 45 years Schools’ Challenge Quiz excellence
Digicel is lifting its hat to Television Jamaica for its vision and commitment to delivering 45 excellent years of TVJ’s Schools’ Challenge Quiz (SCQ) to Jamaican homes......
Digicel Jamaica | 2014-03-31 00:00:00

Craft Traders and Producers Endorse Craft Authority
Plans to place the regulation of the craft industry under one governing body have taken a significant step forward as Minister of Tourism and Entertainment, the Hon. Dr. Wykeham McNeill, has revealed .....
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-03-31 00:00:00

JTA Past President John Searchwell passes
Mr. John Searchwell outstanding educator has died......
Jamaica Teachers' Association | 2014-03-31 00:00:00

DOS 2009 boosts literacy in Manchester
In a bid to help improve literacy in Manchester schools, DOS 2009 Limited, local distributor of RICOH equipment, has embarked on an initiative to provide much needed digital equipment to eight rural i.....
| 2014-03-31 00:00:00

ODPEM urges flood precautions
As the Southern sections of the island continue to experience intermittent bouts of rainfall, the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM) is reminding persons in the general v.....
ODPEM | 2014-03-31 00:00:00

Update: Conduct of Police Officers in Area 3
The Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM) continues its investigations into the conduct of police officers in Area 3 and wishes to advise the public of TWO developments relating to additi.....
INDECOM | 2014-03-31 00:00:00

JAMPRO Clears 500 Registration Mark for Local and International Buyers at Expo Jamaica 2014
Over 500 buyers have been registered by JAMPRO to meet in business matchmaking sessions with Jamaican export producers at Expo Jamaica taking place from April 3 – 6 at the National Arena in Kingston......
JAMPRO | 2014-03-31 00:00:00

JUTC reclaims routes with the commencement of the Reformed Sub-Franchise System
The Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) has announced that routes that will revert to the company with the start of the reform Sub-franchise system on Tuesday, 1st April 2014 are Numbers 3, 17Express.....
Jamaica Urban Transit Company | 2014-03-31 00:00:00

Junior Minister lauds Total Jamaica at 10th anniversary launch
JULIAN ROBINSON, minister of state in the Ministry of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining, says there has been a US$30m reduction, for the last three to four years, in petroleum products imported i.....
| 2014-03-31 00:00:00

OUR makes licence recommendation in Base Load Project
The Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR) on Wednesday March 26, 2014, recommended that Energy World International Limited (EWI) be granted a licence to supply 381 MW of generating capacity using natur.....
Office of Utilities Regulation | 2014-03-31 00:00:00

Visas for Brazil
As of 26th March 2014, Jamaicans travelling to Brazil, either as tourists or on business, will be issued with Brazilian visas valid for 5 years......
| 2014-03-28 00:00:00

Customs Officers benefit from free Spanish lessons
Twenty-five customs officers at the Jamaica Customs Agency are benefitting from a free Spanish course, being taught by 2013 Civil Servant of the Year, Enthrose Campbell......
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-03-28 00:00:00

Sagicor Investments’ shareholders vote in favour of share exchange
Shareholders of Sagicor Investments Jamaica Limited (“Sagicor Investments”) at Extraordinary General Meeting (“EGM”) unanimously voted in favour of the proposal to exchange their ordinary shares in Sa.....
Sagicor Jamaica Group | 2014-03-28 00:00:00

Police Federation mourns the tragic death of another colleague
The Jamaica Police Federation mourns the death of Constable Christopher Foster of the Clarendon Division which occurred under tragic circumstances on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at about 9:00 a.m......
Jamaica Police Federation | 2014-03-28 00:00:00

JCDC and NYS to train young people in Events Management
The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC) in collaboration with the National Youth Service (NYS) has embarked on an Events and Production Management Training Programme which will train approx.....
The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission | 2014-03-28 00:00:00

Taxpayer Registration Number (TRN) continues to be FREE to the public
Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) is reminding the public that there is NO cost associated with the application and or processing of a Taxpayer Registration Number (TRN) and that the service is offered.....
Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) | 2014-03-28 00:00:00

Synchro Stars Jamaica 30 supported by Club Chairman of ASAJ
The Olympic Sport of Synchronized Swimming from a Jamaican perspective got its biggest boost to date with Synchro Stars Jamaica 30 Strong Swimmers supported by Club Chairman and Vice President of Syn.....
| 2014-03-27 00:00:00

BITU seeks support for Public Education and Workers’ Protection under flexible work arrangements
The Bustamante Industrial Trade Union (BITU) has called for the inclusion of funding for a public education programme and improvements to the Ministry of Labour and Social Security’s labour relations .....
| 2014-03-27 00:00:00

Ministry condemns the attack on Trench Town Fire Fighters
The Ministry of Local Government and Community Development sincerely regrets the actions taken against Fire Fighters by residents in Denham Town Wednesday morning......
MINISTRY OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT & COMMUNITY DEVELOPME | 2014-03-27 00:00:00

The Gleaner Online is live streaming the 2014 ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys and Girls Champs
The Gleaner Online is live streaming the 2014 ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys and Girls Champs......
Gleaner Online, Gleaner Company | 2014-03-27 00:00:00

Agriculture Minister meets new J. Wray & Nephew chairman
Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, the Hon. Roger Clarke, welcomed and congratulated Jean Jacques Dubau, the new chairman of J. Wray & Nephew Limited, on his appointment......
Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries | 2014-03-26 00:00:00

RM’S ruling a set-back in the fight against corruption
CITIZENS ACTION FOR PRINCIPLE AND INTEGRITY (CAPI) is describing the sudden conclusion to the cuban light bulb corruption trial as another set-back in the fight against political corruption which will.....
CITIZENS ACTION FOR PRINCIPLE AND INTEGRITY | 2014-03-26 00:00:00

Energy Minister to officially open new JPS Hydroelectric Power Plant in St. Elizabeth
Minister of Science, Technology, Energy & Mining, Hon. Phillip Paulwell will officially commission the New JPS Maggotty Hydroelectric Power Plant this morning, at a ceremony to be held at the site, in.....
Jamaica Public Service Company Limited | 2014-03-26 00:00:00

Children’s Hospital receive $123 million for critical equipment
The Bustamante Hospital for Children has received a $123 million (US$117,176) grant from the Government of Japan to purchase vital equipment, which will significantly boost health care delivery at the.....
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-03-26 00:00:00

ODPEM participates in Regional Tsunami Simulation Exercise
Jamaica joins forces with the UNESCO, and other Caribbean States in facilitating a table top Tsunami simulation exercise, today March 26, 2014......
ODPEM | 2014-03-26 00:00:00

Agro-Tourism Farmers Market
Montego Bay is set to host its first Agro-Tourism Famers’ Market on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at the Catherine Hall Mini-Stadium from 6 am- 6 pm......
RADA | 2014-03-25 00:00:00

Kerr-Jarrett on Hanover Police shooting
Businesswoman and JLP Caretaker for Eastern Hanover, Mrs. Paula Kerr-Jarrett today called for calm in Hopewell, Hanover following the shooting of a taxi driver by a Policeman during a scuffle......
| 2014-03-25 00:00:00

Celebration of Excellence on at UTech
The College of Business and Management (COBAM), University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech) stages its annual ‘Celebration of Excellence’ under the theme, “Innovation, Impact and Engagement in Business.....
University of Technology | 2014-03-25 00:00:00

CAPI writes to Ellington, Witter and Williams on status of Irwin Probe
CITIZENS ACTION FOR PRINCIPLE AND INTEGRITY (CAPI) has written to the Commission of Police, Owen Ellington, Public Defender, Earl Witter and INDECOM’s Terrence Williams requesting that they make publi.....
CITIZENS ACTION FOR PRINCIPLE AND INTEGRITY | 2014-03-24 00:00:00

J-FLAG Partners with UWI LEADS to host The Great Leadership Debate
J-FLAG is partnering with UWI LEADS, a leadership development programme, to host a debate among student leaders from three of Jamaica’s most prestigious tertiary institutions on the role of leadership.....
Jamaica Forum for Lesbians All-Sexuals and Gays (J | 2014-03-24 00:00:00

New Website for Green Grotto Caves and Attractions
The Green Grotto Caves and Attractions, St. Ann, which is the first cave in the world to receive Green Globe Certification, now boasts a new website......
Urban Development Corporation | 2014-03-24 00:00:00

Private Sector Groups encourage the Government not to rush into issuing of License to EWI
The Jamaica Chamber of Commerce (JCC), Jamaica Exporters’ Association (JEA), Jamaica Employers Federation (JEF), Jamaica Manufacturers Association (JMA), The MSME Alliance and The Private Sector Organ.....
The Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica | 2014-03-24 00:00:00

Tourism Ministry and ODPEM to host joint Disaster Risk Management Meeting
As part of an ongoing partnership with the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM) to foster better disaster risk management in the tourism sector, the Ministry of Tourism and.....
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-03-24 00:00:00

Westmoreland PC receives emergency vehicles from Japanese Government
The Westmoreland Parish Council is to receive two ambulances and two fire trucks, valued at $8 million (US$81,010), from the Government of Japan......
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-03-24 00:00:00

Pedestrian walkways on May Pen Bridge closed
With immediate effect, the pedestrian walkways along the May Pen Bridge in Clarendon are closed. The walkways were closed by the National Works Agency (NWA), following an inspection of the facilities .....
National Works Agency | 2014-03-24 00:00:00

Water restrictions continue- sections of Hellshire, St. Catherine affected
The National Water Commission is advising that due to project works which are being conducted on the Caymanas Pipeline in St. Catherine and the prevailing dry conditions which continue to hinder its o.....
National Water Commission | 2014-03-24 00:00:00

Creative Media and Events on Brand Jamaica’s side
Creative Media and Events, the parent company of Wealth Magazine continues to highlight entrepreneurs while uplifting Brand Jamaica with this year’s sponsorship of the 10th annual Expo Jamaica......
| 2014-03-21 00:00:00

Contractors delisted by CG since 2008 to attend meeting
All contractors who were delisted by the Contractor General since 2008 please attend a special meeting on Monday March 24, 2014 commencing at 10:00am at the Medallion Hall Hotel, 53 Hope Road Kingston.....
Jamaica Association of Contractors | 2014-03-21 00:00:00

Employer’s Annual Return (S02) due March 31
With the 2013/2014 fiscal year coming to a close, Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) is reminding business persons that their Employer’s Annual Return (S02) becomes due on March 31 and that they must fi.....
Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) | 2014-03-21 00:00:00

GG launches new Parenting Initiative
Governor-General Sir Patrick Allen today launched “Parenting Jamaica,” a multi-media campaign which aims to transmit positive parenting messages to the society, in an effort to curb the problem of wea.....
King's House | 2014-03-21 00:00:00

Transaero to suspend summer service from Moscow
Against the background of dramatic currency fluctuations in Russia, their impact on airline operations and recent political developments, Transaero Airlines has announced a suspension of service betwe.....
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-03-20 00:00:00

Retiring teachers get CCRP Membership Gift Certificates
A number of retiring teachers were recently given membership in the Caribbean Community of Retired Persons (CCRP), as gifts from the Jamaica National Building Society (JNBS)......
| 2014-03-20 00:00:00

Major investment promotional mission to Panama Logistics Summit
The Ministry of Industry, Investment and Commerce (MIIC) and JAMPRO have been invited by the Panamian embassy to engage key stakeholders in the global logistics industry at the LATAM Ports & Logistics.....
JAMPRO | 2014-03-20 00:00:00

G2K St Ann encourages GSAT candidates
The St. Ann Chapter of Generation 2000 (G2K), the young professional affiliate of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) visited six schools across the parish in a bid to encourage and reassure students prepa.....
G2K | 2014-03-20 00:00:00

Jamaica welcomes UK Air Passenger Duty reforms
An announcement made today by British Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, of changes to the Air Passenger Duty (APD) that will prove favourable to Jamaica and the Caribbean has been welcomed .....
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-03-20 00:00:00

Ministry explores Agriculture Exchange Programme with Haiti
An initiative to develop an agriculture exchange which would operate on the infrastructure of the Jamaica stock Exchange is one of the areas of co-operation being explored by Caricom neighbours Haiti .....
Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries | 2014-03-20 00:00:00

Portland benefits from Junior Athletes Anti-Doping Education Workshop
The final in this series of Junior Athletes Anti-Doping Education Workshops, was held at the Tropical Lagoon Resort in Portland on Wednesday, March 19 and targeted individuals from the regions of St. .....
Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission (JADCO) | 2014-03-20 00:00:00

Arrests for electricity theft now at 153 since the start of the year
JPS is reporting that the number of persons arrested for the illegal abstraction of electricity, from January to March 19, now stands at 153......
Jamaica Public Service Company Limited | 2014-03-20 00:00:00

Customs clamps down on illegally imported cigarettes
Fifty (50) master cases of uncustomed “Win” cigarettes with an estimated street value of J$10M was today (March 20) seized by the Jamaica Customs Contraband Enforcement Team in collaboration with the .....
Jamaica Customs Department | 2014-03-20 00:00:00

Major Investment Promotional Mission to Panama Logistics Summit

The Ministry of Industry, Investment and Commerce (MIIC) and JAMPRO have been invited by the Panamian embassy to engage key stakeholders in the global logistics industry at the LATAM Ports &.....

JAMPRO | 2014-03-20 15:06:00

JAMPRO focuses on targeted business mentorship for small entities with Export Max II

Following on the achievement of its successful Export Growth Programme, Export Max, JAMPRO is now inviting production and service companies to participate in the second staging of the customized.....

JAMPRO | 2014-03-20 08:51:00

JustBet favours Australia ahead of the West Indies to win 2014 ICC World T20 Series
Australia enters the 2014 ICC World Twenty20 (T20) tournament as the favourites to lift the title, according to betting odds released by JustBet, the Supreme Ventures sports betting brand......
Supreme Ventures Limited | 2014-03-19 00:00:00

Inner city girls benefit from Self Esteem and Image Enhancement Workshops
More than 40 inner city girls benefitted from the first in a series of self esteem and image enhancement workshops, held at the Institute of Jamaica (IOJ)......
The Institute of Jamaica | 2014-03-19 00:00:00

PSOJ supports tabling of Integrity Commission Act
The PSOJ is expressing satisfaction at the government’s recent tabling of the Integrity Commission Act in the Senate......
The Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica | 2014-03-19 00:00:00

Anti-Pollution Forum to launch campaign to end open urination
On Thursday 20th March, Being Well (Ja.) in Association with Key Sponsors and Stakeholders will launch its campaign to end open defecation and urination in Jamaica.....
Being Well (Ja.) | 2014-03-19 00:00:00

IMF Board completes Third Review under the Jamaica EFF Arrangement
Earlier today, 19 March 2014, the Executive Board of the IMF approved the completion of Jamaica’s third review under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF)......
Ministry of Finance and Planning | 2014-03-19 00:00:00

NIA concerned about statements made by Director General of OUR
National Integrity Action (NIA) notes with concern statements made by the Director General of the Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR), concerning that office’s intention to recommend the licensing of.....
National Integrity Action Limited | 2014-03-19 00:00:00

2 female sweepers hit by motor vehicle
It is with deep regret that the National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA) is advising that two (2) female sweepers employed to one of our Contractors were mowed down, (one fatally) on Wednesda.....
National Solid Waste Management Authority | 2014-03-19 00:00:00

CAPI welcomes Hylton’s withdrawal from Tivoli Enquiry
CITIZENS ACTION FOR PRINCIPLE AND INTEGRITY (CAPI) welcomes the decision of Velma Hylton, Q.C. to recuse herself from the Tivoli Commission of Enquiry describing the move as a demonstration of decency.....
CITIZENS ACTION FOR PRINCIPLE AND INTEGRITY | 2014-03-18 00:00:00

JMA wants to fast-track implementation of the Integrity Commission Act
The Jamaica Manufacturers’ Association (JMA) supports the National Integrity Action’s call to fast-track the passage of the Integrity Commission Act......
Jamaica Manufacturers’ Association | 2014-03-18 00:00:00

NSWMA receives Environmental Permits to operate Riverton Disposal Site
The Natural Resources Conservation Authority (NRCA) at its scheduled monthly meeting held this morning granted two environmental permits to the National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA)......
National Solid Waste Management Authority | 2014-03-18 00:00:00

CPJ to adopt major Government run specialist Children’s Home
Caribbean Producer’s Jamaica (CPJ) is to adopt the Glenhope Children’s Home in Maxfield Park, Kingston. This will be made official during a tour of the facility this Thursday March 20 at 2pm with Fina.....
| 2014-03-18 00:00:00

Icon players return for the 2014 Caribbean Premier League
The Caribbean Premier League has announced the return of the six West Indies icon players who will spearhead their franchise teams in this year’s competition......
| 2014-03-17 00:00:00

St. Elizabeth JPs to sign new Magistrates’ Roll
Governor-General His Excellency the Most Hon. Sir Patrick Allen has appointed Mrs. Beryl Rochester as Custos Rotulorum for the parish of St. Elizabeth......
King's House | 2014-03-17 00:00:00

Containment of Riverton – School Operations
The Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM) is advising that the coordinated activities of the National Response Team has resulted in moderate improvements in bringing the fir.....
ODPEM | 2014-03-17 00:00:00

Ministry Official encourages more Food Festivals
Chief Technical Director in the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, Mr Dermon Spence, is encouraging more players in the agricultural sector to utilise food festivals as a means of showcasing and m.....
Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries | 2014-03-17 00:00:00

Burwood Beach becoming a Sea Park
The Government’s commitment to providing quality beach access for residents and visitors alike is coming to fruition at Burwood Beach, Trelawny, where the TEF is investing $22 million is effecting swe.....
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-03-17 00:00:00

ICAJ and IFAC host seminar for accountancy practitioners
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Jamaica (ICAJ) is partnering with the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC), to host a seminar, entitled “Building a Profitable Business”, for small .....
Institute of Chartered Accountants of Jamaica | 2014-03-14 00:00:00

“Homeless but not hopeless” – NCDA
The National Council on Drug Abuse (NCDA) is continuing its drive to restore health and hope to homeless persons in Kingston & St. Andrew (KSA) and St. Catherine through its 4th annual Tek it to Dem W.....
| 2014-03-13 00:00:00

Digicel Business named Microsoft Strategic Services Provider
Digicel Business further cemented its position as the region’s leading full service business solutions partner with the news today that it has been named a Microsoft Strategic Services Provider......
Digicel Jamaica | 2014-03-13 00:00:00

Eliminations continue for JCDC Children’s Gospel Song Competition
The 2014 edition of the Jamaica Children’s Gospel Song Competition continues with another elimination show on Friday, March 14 at the St. Mary’s Anglican Church Hall in Port Maria, St. Mary starting a.....
Jamaica Cultural Development Commission | 2014-03-13 00:00:00

Rapid depreciation of the Jamaican Dollar threatens to wipe out SME Sector says G2K
Generation 2000 (G2K), the young professional affiliate of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP), today expressed significant concern at the rate of depreciation of the Jamaica Dollar......
G2K | 2014-03-13 00:00:00

Special arrangements in place for ‘Tax Day’ now extended to March 17
Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) has made special arrangements at Tax Offices across the island and at its Customer Care Centre to accommodate the usual large number of persons expected to file their .....
Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) | 2014-03-13 00:00:00

Farming Initiative launched in Manchester to reduce domestic violence
The Manchester Dispute Resolution and Violence Prevention Association (MDRVPA), has launched a farming initiative, aimed at providing meaningful employment, which it hopes will lead to a reduction i.....
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-03-12 00:00:00

Road Shows on Logistics Hub Initiative
The Ministry of Industry, Investment and Commerce will shortly announce details of an islandwide series of road shows on the Logistics Hub Initiative, that will involve several of its agencies......
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-03-12 00:00:00

Labour Ministry signs $300M contract for Disabilities Project
A total of 250 persons with disabilities islandwide will benefit from a range of activities to be carried out under the Ministry of Labour and Social Security’s Social and Economic Inclusion of Person.....
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-03-12 00:00:00

Education Ministry to stage Math Expo
Over 6,000 students from 200 learning institutions across the island are expected to gather at the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona Campus on Thursday, March 13, to participate in the second .....
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-03-12 00:00:00

Contracts signed for tablets in schools pilot
The Ministries of Education and Science, Technology, Energy and Mining today (March 11) sealed a deal worth $800 million which will ensure that 37 learning institutions are equipped with tablet compu.....
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-03-12 00:00:00

NWA embarks on Phase 4 of its Islandwide Spray Patching Programme in St. Elizabeth
The National Works Agency (NWA) is advising that it has commenced Phase Four of its islandwide Spray Patching programme along major corridors in St. Elizabeth......
National Works Agency | 2014-03-12 00:00:00

Absence of food prices surveys from Consumer Affairs Commission
The Jamaica Labour Party is disturbed with the absence of food prices surveys being undertaken and published for well over a year now by the Consumer Affairs Commission......
Jamaica Labour Party | 2014-03-12 00:00:00

Time, crucial element in logistic hub talks says CMI Executive Director
The urgency of taking decisions to establish Jamaica’s logistics hub was compellingly laid out by Dr. Fitz Pinnock, executive director of the Caribbean Maritime Institute (CMI) as he delivered the 201.....
GraceKennedy Financial Group | 2014-03-12 00:00:00

JIIC sponsors CARIMAC students initiative for better road safety
Detoxers Inc. is a group of final year students enrolled in the Integrated Marketing Communications programme at the Caribbean Institute of Media and Communication (CARIMAC), UWI. For their final proj.....
| 2014-03-12 00:00:00

Northern Caribbean University Team wins National Business Model Competition
The winner of the inaugural National Business Model Competition (NBMC) is a group of five young entrepreneurs and ails from the Northern Caribbean University......
| 2014-03-12 00:00:00

Temporary Closure of the Highgate to Windsor Castle Main Road in St. Mary
The National Works Agency (NWA) is advising motorists that a section of the Highgate to Windsor Castle main road, in St. Mary, will be temporarily closed on Sunday, March 16 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 pm......
National Works Agency | 2014-03-12 00:00:00

Anti-Gang Legislation approved by Senate
The Criminal Justice (Suppression of Criminal Organisations) Bill, popularly called the ‘anti-gang’ legislation, was passed in the Senate on March 7, with three amendments......
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-03-11 00:00:00

Jamaica has to maintain strong fiscal discipline says Finance Minister
Finance and Planning Minister, Dr. the Hon. Peter Phillips, says Jamaica will have to maintain its programme of strong fiscal consolidation for the foreseeable future, if it is to continue its downwar.....
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-03-11 00:00:00

Week of activities to mark World Consumer Rights Day
The Consumer Affairs Commission (CAC) will stage a week of activities, planned around this year’s observance of World Consumer Rights Day (WCRD) on Saturday, March 15, under the theme: ‘Your Phone, Y.....
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-03-11 00:00:00

NWA opens new $25M Hanover Parish Office
The National Works Agency’s (NWA) operations in Hanover should be significantly boosted by the opening of its new office, constructed in the parish’s capital, Lucea, at a cost of approximately $25 mil.....
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-03-11 00:00:00

CPL 2014 expands to St. Kitts and Nevis
Warner Park, St. Kitts has been chosen as the host of the final, semi-finals and six group-phase matches during the 2014 Caribbean Premier League......
| 2014-03-11 00:00:00

Launch of South-South Disaster Management and Prevention Seminar
The South-South Cooperation Seminar on “Disaster Management and Prevention” is being held in Kingston-Jamaica, between the Argentine Republic and the English- Speaking countries of the Caribbean on 12.....
ODPEM | 2014-03-11 00:00:00

Jamaica's PM suggests non-confrontational approach on issue of reparations
Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Portia Simpson Miller, says a non-confrontational approach needs to be taken by the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) on the issue of reparations......
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-03-11 00:00:00

Tourism workers 'Inspire Change' at Women's Centre
As countries across the globe celebrated International Women’s Day (March 8), under the theme “Inspiring Change” teenage mothers at the Women’s Centre of Jamaica Foundation in Westmoreland were, on Mo.....
| 2014-03-11 00:00:00

UTech responds to Special Advisory Report
The members of the University of Technology, Jamaica’s (UTech) Council convened a special meeting on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 in response to the concerns raised in the media related to the release of t.....
University of Technology | 2014-03-11 00:00:00

Seven schools receive millions in funding for facilities and equipment from the EU
On March 11, 2014 at the Central branch All Age School, the European Union officially handed over equipment and facilities valued at some JMD$24 Million to seven (7) schools benefiting from its Povert.....
EUROPEAN UNION | 2014-03-11 00:00:00

228 players confirmed for Caribbean Premier League 2014 Draft
The Caribbean Premier League has confirmed that an impressive 228 players have registered for the 2014 Draft, which will take place in Kingston, Jamaica, on Thursday 3rd April......
| 2014-03-10 00:00:00

LIME’s anti-theft system causes 2 more arrests
A new theft detection system installed by telecommunications firm, LIME, to catch persons stealing its copper cables has resulted in the arrest and charge of 2 men for larceny and malicious destructio.....
LIME | 2014-03-10 00:00:00

Education Minister asks UTech Council to act on report by Special Advisory Committee
The Special Advisory Committee set up by Education Minister Ronald Thwaites last October to investigate the causes of disharmony at the University of Technology (UTech) has completed its report which .....
Ministry of Education | 2014-03-10 00:00:00

Senator Duncan-Price motion for gender quotas in Parliament
“When women and men lead together, decisions better reflect and respond to the diverse needs of society. Countries and companies with higher levels of gender equality have higher levels of growth and .....
| 2014-03-07 00:00:00

UDAS brings poetry and prose to life in “A World Between Lines”
The University Dramatic Arts Society (UDAS) is set to stage its 2014 Season of Performances entitled “A World Between Lines” – a creative and entertaining look at some of the critical poems and prose .....
| 2014-03-07 00:00:00

Liberty Hill Primary students relocated to Discovery Bay All-Age
As a result of the destruction by fire of sections of the Liberty Hill Primary School in St Ann on March 3,2014 the Ministry of Education is relocating students at the Discovery Bay All-Age School......
Ministry of Education | 2014-03-04 00:00:00

Digicel Jamaica reports strong growth in data and 4G subscribers
Digicel Jamaica is reporting strong double-digit growth in data revenues and data plan subscribers over the last quarter ending December 2013......
Digicel Jamaica | 2014-03-04 00:00:00

Cabinet approves merger of JCF and ISCF
Minister of National Security, Hon. Peter Bunting says Cabinet has approved a merger of the Jamaica Constabulary force (JCF) and the Island Special Constabulary Force (ISCF) through the incorporation.....
Ministry of National Security | 2014-03-04 00:00:00

Budgetary implications of marijuana prohibition for UTech’s Research & Technology Day
As part of the current international debate on the decriminalization of marijuana, a research paper on “the Budgetary Implications of Marijuana Prohibition in Jamaica” will be among the research work .....
University of Technology | 2014-03-04 00:00:00

Liberty Hall hosted another successful Sankofa for student teachers
With the focus this year being on student teachers, Sankofa VIII witnessed a bumper crowd at the Jamaica Conference Centre on Thursday February 27, 2014......
The Institute of Jamaica | 2014-03-04 00:00:00

JYAN calls on Senator Falconer to use an evidence based approach in examining age of consent
The Jamaica Youth Advocacy Network (JYAN) is concerned about pronouncements in fora and by extension the media made by Minister for Information, Honourable Senator Sandrea Falconer to raise the age of.....
| 2014-03-04 00:00:00

JADCO partners with CCES and the World Anti-Doping Agency
In its on-going drive to further build capacity the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission (JACDO) will be partnering with the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) and the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA.....
Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission (JADCO) | 2014-03-04 00:00:00

Minister McNeill to attend leading travel trade show in Berlin
Minister of Tourism and Entertainment, the Hon. Dr. Wykeham McNeill, is set to attend the world’s leading international travel trade show, ITB Berlin, which will be held in Berlin, Germany from Wednes.....
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-03-04 00:00:00

JPS maintains fight against electricity theft
JPS is maintaining the fight against electricity theft, with continuing operations across the island to reduce this scourge......
Jamaica Public Service Company Limited | 2014-03-04 00:00:00

BITU attains representational rights for JTA’s Security Guards
The Bustamante Industrial Trade Union (BITU) has attained Representational Rights for yet a third group of workers employed to fellow trade union entity, the Jamaica Teachers’ Association (JTA)......
| 2014-03-03 00:00:00

Jamaica wins gold at Adrian Awards Gala in New York
The Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) was recognized by the Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) with a Gold Adrian Award for public relations excellence for its entry in the tele.....
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-03-03 00:00:00

Photo Release: County Finals: Sagicor U-Tech National Debating Championship
County Finals: Sagicor U-Tech National Debating Championship.....
| 2014-03-03 00:00:00

Taxpayers urged to file accurate returns as “Tax Day” nears
Taxpayers have just 14 days remaining to file their Income Tax Returns before the March 15 deadline......
Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) | 2014-03-03 00:00:00

MoE endorses intervention programme for at-risk youth
“If dis programme no help a reformatory school me a send har. Me ago call de police fi dem come tek har,” a hurting mother said yesterday addressing a group of equally frustrated parents......
| 2014-03-03 00:00:00

Leak Repairs affect water supply in St. Mary
The National Water Commission wishes to advise customers in sections of St. Mary that they will be carrying out leak repairs on the ten inch (10”) pumping main that runs from Iterboreale to Agualta Va.....
National Water Commission | 2014-03-03 00:00:00

Financing Tertiary Education: A Public Forum held by RateBee
On February 25, 2014 RateBee, Jamaica’s first interest rate comparison website hosted a free public forum entitled Financing Tertiary Education......
RateBee | 2014-02-28 00:00:00

Women’s Expo set for March 8; International Women’s Day
The Women’s Resource and Outreach Centre Limited (WROC) in partnership with the Bureau of Gender/Women’s Affairs, the Institute of Gender & Development Studies Mona Unit, and the United Nations Popula.....
Women's Resource & Outreach Centre | 2014-02-28 00:00:00

Gospel Semi-Finalists set for concert battle
The exciting semi-final round of the JCDC 2014 Jamaica Gospel Song Competition will be held on Ash Wednesday, March 5 at the Ranny Williams Entertainment Centre , 36 Hope Road, Kingston 10 starting at.....
The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission | 2014-02-28 00:00:00

Grange asks Prime Minister to answer questions on the Pinnacle Land Controversy
Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) Opposition Spokesperson on Culture, Olivia ‘Babsy’ Grange, on Tuesday, tabled questions in Parliament to Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller regarding the Pinnacle land con.....
Jamaica Labour Party | 2014-02-28 00:00:00

New UK Visa Application Centre for residents of Jamaica opens in Kingston
Under a contract awarded by UK Visas & Immigration (UKVI) part of the UK Home Office, a new UK Visa Application Centre (VAC) service will open in Kingston on 6th March for applicants wishing to travel.....
British High Commission Kingston | 2014-02-28 00:00:00

Electrical problem causes closure of Sunnyside Well
The National Water Commission is reporting that the Sunnyside water supply system in St. Catherine is currently out of operation due to an electrical problem which is affecting operation at the facili.....
National Water Commission | 2014-02-28 00:00:00

JCDC Creative Writing Competition opens
The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC), an agency of the Ministry of Youth & Culture, is inviting professional and amateur writers to submit their works for its annual Jamaica Creative Wri.....
Jamaica Cultural Development Commission | 2014-02-27 00:00:00

Visa Requirements waived for Chinese Nationals visiting Jamaica
Minister of Tourism and Entertainment, the Hon. Dr. Wykeham McNeill on February 26, 2014 announced that Cabinet has approved the conditional waiving of visa requirements for nationals of the People’s .....
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-02-27 00:00:00

CPL provides US$105m boost to region
Research carried out by Mona School of Business and Management (MSBM), University of the West Indies, has found that the 2013 Caribbean Premier League (CPLT20) tournament generated a combined impact o.....
| 2014-02-27 00:00:00

PSOJ encouraged by Fitch upgrading
The Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica (PSOJ) is pleased at the recent news that the country’s long-term and short-term foreign currency ratings, and the local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDR.....
The Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica | 2014-02-27 00:00:00

2014 GraceKennedy Foundation Lecture looks at Jamaica’s journey to becoming a Global Logistics Hub
The 2014 GraceKennedy Foundation Lecture will explore the issues related to the creation of a global logistics hub in Jamaica......
GraceKennedy Limited | 2014-02-27 00:00:00

Goat Islands Development: Opposition MP disappointed
Opposition Member of Parliament Mr. Gregory Mair has expressed disappointment in Transport and Works Minister, Dr. Omar Davies' statement in Parliament Tuesday concerning the development of the Goat I.....
| 2014-02-27 00:00:00

Junior athletes from Manchester, St. Elizabeth and Westmoreland benefit from Anti-Doping Workshop
Several junior athletes, physical education teachers and athlete support personnel turned out to support the third in a series of Junior Athletes Anti-Doping Education Workshops, organised by the Jama.....
Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission (JADCO) | 2014-02-27 00:00:00

G2K expresses concern over oversight of the privatisation of Kingston Container Terminal
Generation 2000 (G2K), the young professional affiliate of the Jamaica Labour Party is today expressing concern over the apparent lack of oversight from the country’s chief oversight body, the Office .....
G2K | 2014-02-27 00:00:00

OUR gives update on Base Load Project
The Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR), as part of its ongoing due diligence, has written to Energy World International (EWI), asking for more information to better inform its decision on the recomm.....
Office of Utilities Regulation | 2014-02-27 00:00:00

2nd Caribbean Competitiveness Forum to feature Levi Roots
As the Caribbean continues to struggle with declining growth, finding new niches in which reside comparative and competitive advantages is the new economic imperative, and this requires exploring new .....
The Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica | 2014-02-26 00:00:00

CAPI echoes call for Velma Hylton’s removal from Tivoli Enquiry
CITIZENS ACTION FOR PRINCIPLE AND INTEGRITY (CAPI) supports the call for Justice Velma Hylton, Q.C., one of the three Commissioners appointed to preside over the Tivoli Commission of Enquiry, to recus.....
CITIZENS ACTION FOR PRINCIPLE AND INTEGRITY | 2014-02-26 00:00:00

Olivia ‘Babsy’ Grange pays tribute to William “Bunny Rugs” Clarke
Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) Opposition Spokesperson on Culture, Olivia ‘Babsy’ Grange, on Monday, paid tribute to William ‘Bunny Rugs’ Clarke, the late lead singer of the renowned Third World Band, at .....
Jamaica Labour Party | 2014-02-26 00:00:00

Association of FINSAC ‘d Entrepreneurs raises concerns about FINSAC Commission of Enquiry Report
The Minister of Finance and Planning, Dr, Peter Phillips, has finally replied with a lame answer in parliament on Tuesday 18th February 2014 to the question posed weeks ago by the North East Member of.....
| 2014-02-26 00:00:00

CAPI welcomes appointment of Tivoli Enquiry Commissioners
CITIZENS ACTION FOR PRINCIPLE AND INTEGRITY (CAPI) welcomes the appointment of the three (3) eminent jurists to preside over the enquiry into the Tivoli incursion in May 2010 describing the appointmen.....
CITIZENS ACTION FOR PRINCIPLE AND INTEGRITY | 2014-02-25 00:00:00

Poets Parade for Literacy Improvement at St Alban’s Primary School
Poets Parade is the brainchild of the late transportation icon Ezroy Milwood and veteran educator Cecile Jarrett......
PROComm | 2014-02-25 00:00:00

TAJ outlines strategies for improving collections
As the 2013/2014 financial year draws to a close, Tax Administration (TAJ) is focusing on several strategies aimed at meeting the $236B revenue target, as well as improving the efficiency of its opera.....
Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) | 2014-02-25 00:00:00

Jamaican Baptists create history with Launch of Handbook Promoting Rights of Persons with Disabilities
The Jamaica Baptist Union (JBU) has created history, by being the first denomination in Jamaica to produce and publish a handbook to build awareness and advocacy on issues affecting persons with disab.....
Jamaica Baptist Union (JBU) | 2014-02-24 00:00:00

SANKOFA VIII set for Black History Month – marking the 100th Anniversary of the UNIA - ACL
Sankofa is the major event for Black History Month produced by Liberty Hall: The Legacy of Marcus Garvey......
The Institute of Jamaica | 2014-02-24 00:00:00

Jamaica plays leading role in international efforts to reduce HG emissions from ships
The Maritime Authority of Jamaica (MAJ) recently hosted a prestigious international workshop aimed at reducing air pollution associated with the shipping industry......
Maritime Authority of Jamaica | 2014-02-24 00:00:00

UTech Tennis Classic serves off February 25
The 2nd annual University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech) Knights Tennis Classic will serve off on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at the Liguanea Club with an exciting match up of teams from tertiary ins.....
University of Technology | 2014-02-24 00:00:00

Water supply disruption- St. Catherine and St. Andrew areas affected
The National Water Commission is advising customers in several communities in St. Catherine and St. Andrew, that the present water supply disruption they are experiencing, is as a result of a blown JP.....
National Water Commission | 2014-02-24 00:00:00

Subsistence Farming to Boost School Feeding Programme

Negril, Westmoreland: In an effort to boost the school feeding programme at several primary schools in Hanover and Westmoreland, the Sandals and Beaches Resorts in Negril have launched a subsist.....

Sandals, Beaches & Grand Pineapple, Negril | 2014-02-22 17:10:00

UTech’s Annual Cultural Showcase to pay tribute to Jamaica’s Dance Industry
University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech) will host its annual Literary Festival and Cultural Showcase on Thursday, March 20, 2014 from 10:00 am to 8:30 pm at the Papine campus under the theme, “Cele.....
University of Technology | 2014-02-21 00:00:00

Jamaica is failing, but there is hope, said Baptist President
Jamaica Baptist Union President, Rev. Luke Shaw said Jamaica is failing as a country, but there is still hope if the church fulfils its mission and if the island’s stakeholders enter into partnership .....
Jamaica Baptist Union (JBU) | 2014-02-20 00:00:00

Boost for bamboo exports
According to Minister of State in the Ministry of Industry, Investment and Commerce, Hon. Sharon Ffolkes-Abrahams, the local Bamboo Products Industry Project achieved a significant milestone on Thursd.....
Ministry of Industry, Investment and Commerce | 2014-02-20 00:00:00

JCAA Training Institute graduates 25 trainee Air Traffic Controllers
A full cohort of 25 trainee Air Traffic Controllers has successfully completed the rigourous Aerodrome/Approach Control Training Course offered by the Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority’s Training Insti.....
| 2014-02-20 00:00:00

Further measures introduced to regulate Jet Ski operations
Minister of Tourism and Entertainment, the Hon. Dr. Wykeham McNeill, has announced the extension of the ban on the importation of all Personal Water Crafts (PWCs) for a further six months, until Octob.....
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-02-19 00:00:00

Youth Forum on reparations
The African Caribbean Institute of Jamaica/Jamaica Memory Bank will be staging a Youth Forum on Reparations on Thursday, February 20, as part of its February programme......
The Institute of Jamaica | 2014-02-19 00:00:00

NRSC renews appeal to pedestrians, motor and pedal cyclists
The National Road Safety Council (NRSC) is again raising concern about pedestrian, motor and pedal cyclist fatalities following the latest crashes which occurred between February 8 and 14......
PROComm | 2014-02-19 00:00:00

Launch of Photographic Exhibition: “Chavez was here”
The Embassy of Venezuela in collaboration with the Institute of Jamaica (IOJ), and the Jamaica Library Service will host a photographic exhibition, titled “Chavez was here,” to commemorate the first a.....
The Institute of Jamaica | 2014-02-19 00:00:00

Jamaica participates in Historic Million Woman March
Jamaica will be participating in the first ever Million Woman March for Endometriosis (Worldwide Endo March)......
Kingston Bookshop Limited | 2014-02-19 00:00:00

More LGBT Jamaicans reporting homophobic violence to police
While many lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Jamaicans continue to experience anti-gay harassment, discrimination and violence, more of them are beginning to report these incidents to the .....
Jamaica Forum for Lesbians All-Sexuals and Gays (J | 2014-02-19 00:00:00

JPS alerts OUR to delay in Tariff Application
Jamaica Public Service Company Limited (JPS) has informed the Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR) of its decision to delay its submission for filing the 2014-2019 rate review application......
Office of Utilities Regulation | 2014-02-19 00:00:00

Scotiabank kicks off Deposit Week in February 2014
For over 125 years, Scotiabank has been a dedicated financial partner to Jamaicans who seek to achieve financial freedom and security......
| 2014-02-18 00:00:00

Grace franks pledges sponsorship of Harbour View FC
Grace Foods and Services Company, through its premium product, Grace Frankfurters, has pledged its sponsorship of the Harbour View Football Club, to the tune of $1 million......
GraceKennedy Limited | 2014-02-18 00:00:00

Wisynco welcomes world renowned speaker for first Annual Sales Conference
Wisynco Group Limited will be welcoming renowned speaker Grant Cardone, for the organisation’s first annual sales conference, tomorrow February 19......
PROComm | 2014-02-18 00:00:00

Sandals Foundation reaffirms commitment to Sickkids-Caribbean Initiative
The Sandals Foundation has recommitted to its partnership with the Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) by contributing CAD$200,000 to the SickKids-Caribbean Initiative (SCI)......
| 2014-02-18 00:00:00

Search on for the next Festival Queen
The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC), an agency of the Ministry of Youth & Culture is looking for the next intelligent, culturally-aware and poised young lady, to reign as the 2014 Miss .....
The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission | 2014-02-18 00:00:00

Minister Crawford to attend high-level Tourism Conference
State Minister in the Ministry of Tourism and Entertainment, the Hon. Damion Crawford, departs the island today for Nassau, Bahamas to attend a two-day tourism conference for small island developing s.....
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-02-18 00:00:00

ODPEM urges caution with chemical handling and disposal
In light of recent concerns that surfaced following the improper disposal of a pesticide (Malathion) in Guys Hill, St.Catherine last week, the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management .....
ODPEM | 2014-02-18 00:00:00

Digicel fan surprises girlfriend with proposal inside Pizza Hut
For Nardica Newell, a pre-school teacher from Old Harbour, Valentine’s Day was going to be an easy-going date with her long-time boyfriend, Kevaughn Bailey at Pizza Hut......
Digicel Jamaica | 2014-02-18 00:00:00

Trade Winds citrus scores big with first ginger crop
Trade Winds Citrus has earned an enviable track record as a consistent supplier of fresh quality juices for the local and overseas markets......
Trade Winds Citrus Limited | 2014-02-18 00:00:00

Thousands of Christians are to share in the 164th General Assembly of the JBU
Baptist nationally and internationally are gearing up to join the Jamaica Baptist Union (JBU) for its 164th General Assembly, which is a ‘mega-fest’ of praise, worship, preaching, bible study and rest.....
Jamaica Baptist Union (JBU) | 2014-02-17 00:00:00

Second staging of ‘Arts in the Park’ hailed as a success
Throngs of Jamaicans and visitors converged on the East lawns of Devon House yesterday (February16) for the second staging of ‘Arts in the Park’, which saw an excellent production featuring the spoken.....
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-02-17 00:00:00

Jamaican exporters courting global retail giant Wal-Mart
In keeping with its mandate to find new routes to market for Jamaican exporters, JAMPRO is leading a groundbreaking mission of 3 local companies- Wisynco, Seprod and Jamaican Teas to target business w.....
JAMPRO | 2014-02-17 00:00:00

LASCO posts $1B profit for the nine month period ended Dec 31
Following on its robust first and second quarter results, the LASCO Affiliated Companies posted $1B in net profit for the nine month period, April to December 2013......
| 2014-02-17 00:00:00

Sagicor surpasses target of $17M Sigma Run beneficiaries
Sagicor Group Jamaica, organisers of the annual Sigma Corporate Run, surpassed its monetary target yet again when a total of $21,679,075 Jamaican dollars was presented to the 2014 charities during a s.....
Sagicor Jamaica Group | 2014-02-17 00:00:00

One month countdown to Income Tax Filing deadline
Business operators have four (4) remaining weeks to file their income tax returns ahead of the March 15 deadline......
Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) | 2014-02-17 00:00:00

Water supply disruption- Hope System & Waterloo Booster affected
The National Water Commission is advising its customers in St. Andrew who are served by the Hope water supply system that they will experience a disruption in their water supply on Wednesday, February.....
National Water Commission | 2014-02-17 00:00:00

The Passing of Miss Dorritt Bent- A Tribute to a life of Service
The Women’s Resource and Outreach Centre (WROC) pays tribute to the life of Miss Dorritt Bent who passed away on February 6, 2014......
| 2014-02-17 00:00:00

JCDC accepting entries for Festival of Foods Competition
The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC), an agency of the Ministry of Youth & Culture is inviting members of the public to submit entries for its Festival of Foods Competition......
Jamaica Cultural Development Commission | 2014-02-14 00:00:00

OUR fast-tracks Renewable Energy Power Purchase Agreements
The Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR) has moved up the date for the signing of the Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) for the three entities selected to provide the 78 MW of renewable energy capacity.....
Office of Utilities Regulation | 2014-02-14 00:00:00

STCAGV announces the Spanish Town Restoration Workshop
Spanish Town, St. Catherine - Spanish Town Citizens Against Gun Violence announces the Spanish Town Restoration Workshop on Tuesday, February 25, 2014......
| 2014-02-14 00:00:00

Homestead to get Transitional Living Facility
The Child Development Agency’s (CDA) Independent Living Programme has received another boost with a $4 million donation from the British High Commission......
Child Development Agency | 2014-02-14 00:00:00

Deadline for Private Jet-skis to Register at The Maritime Authority of Jamaica
The owners of private jet-skis are being reminded that they are required by law to register their Personal Water Craft (PWC)......
Maritime Authority of Jamaica | 2014-02-14 00:00:00

JTA partners with Diaspora in 1st Education Summit
The Jamaica Teachers’ Association is partnering with the Jamaica Diaspora, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade and the Ministry of Education, to host the first Education Summit, February.....
Jamaica Teachers' Association | 2014-02-14 00:00:00

JMMB Group reaping benefits from regional footprint
The JMMB Group posted positive results for the nine-month period ending December 31, 2013, with a net profit of J$2.35 billion, with earnings per share of J$1.32......
| 2014-02-14 00:00:00

Recalled variant of Uncle Ben’s rice is not distributed by World Brands
World Brands Services Division is advising its customers and consumers that the variants of Uncle Ben’s Rice which have been recalled in the US markets are not distributed by the company......
GraceKennedy Ltd | 2014-02-14 00:00:00

Digicel launches DATAFLEX recharge card & electronic top up for data users
Telecommunications leader, Digicel has introduced another first to the market for its customers across Jamaica – DATAFLEX – a recharge card and electronic top up that allows Digicel customers to top u.....
Digicel | 2014-02-13 00:00:00

High Ranking German Diplomat visits Jamaica
Ambassador Thomas Karl Neisinger, the Regional Director for Latin America and the Caribbean in the German Foreign Office, is currently visiting Jamaica coming from a visit to Trinidad and Tobago......
| 2014-02-13 00:00:00

Jamaica names representatives to Joint Committee on Scientific and Technological Cooperation with South Africa
The Government of Jamaica has named five representatives to the Joint Committee of the Jamaica/South Africa Agreement on Scientific and Technological Cooperation......
Ministry of Science, Technology, Energy & Mining | | 2014-02-13 00:00:00

UTech’s Research and Technology Day to showcase innovation
The University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech) will showcase innovation and research being undertaken across its various colleges and faculties at its annual Research and Technology Day scheduled for T.....
University of Technology | 2014-02-13 00:00:00

‘Arts in the Park’ to showcase spoken word and artisanal art
Jamaica’s diverse entertainment brand and forms of artistic expression will take centre stage this Sunday, February 16, 2014, when the second staging of ‘Arts in the Park’ gets underway at 1:00 pm on .....
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-02-13 00:00:00

Reggae Marathon signs new on-line registration partner
Jamdammers Running Club of Kingston, organizers of the Reggae Marathon, Half Marathon and 10K, has announced a new partnership for overseas on-line registration with the United States based company Ge.....
Media Central Limited | 2014-02-13 00:00:00

CB Group encourages Jamaicans to give blood
“The need is constant, the gratification instant”. There is no substitute for blood, and volunteer blood donations are essential for many persons, including those going through cancer treatments, surg.....
| 2014-02-13 00:00:00

Jamaica Music Museum and UTECH partner to host Music Symposium
The University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech) will partner with the Jamaica Music Museum (JaMM), Institute of Jamaica (IOJ) in staging its timely music symposium, under the theme, “The Business of Jam.....
The Institute of Jamaica | 2014-02-13 00:00:00

Western Union/Grace Kennedy Remittance Services to sponsor the 2014 True Blue Weekend
Western Union/Grace Kennedy Remittance Services were named the exclusive sponsors of the 2014 True Blue All Girls Alumni Penalty Kick-off......
| 2014-02-13 00:00:00

JADCO collaborates with JAAA to host Junior Athletes Anti- Doping Education Workshops
The Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission (JADCO) in collaboration with the Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association (JAAA) hosted a Junior Athletes Anti-Doping Workshop for athletes and athlete support .....
Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission (JADCO) | 2014-02-13 00:00:00

Water supply disruptions
The National Water Commission is advising customers served by the Spanish Town Treatment Plant in St. Catherine that the disruption they are currently experiencing in their water supply is as a result.....
National Water Commission | 2014-02-13 00:00:00

February 14 start to JCDC Children’s Gospel Competition
The JCDC continues to fulfill its mission by creating opportunities that unearth and develop the talents of the Jamaica people......
Jamaica Cultural Development Commission | 2014-02-12 00:00:00

Foster parents are nation-builders
With the observance of National Foster Care Recognition Week (February 9 to 15) underway, Foster parents have been applauded for their role as nation-builders......
Child Development Agency | 2014-02-12 00:00:00

OUR to conduct Management and Operational audit of JPS
The Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR) intends to carry out a Management and Operational Audit of the Jamaica Public Service Company Limited (JPS)......
Office of Utilities Regulation | 2014-02-12 00:00:00

Ritual: Revivalism, Dance and Dancehall
It was another Sunday thought provoking experience at Grounation 2014, as the two presenters on yesterday delve deeply into the sub-theme Ritual: Revivalism, Dance and Dancehall, drawing the interest .....
The Institute of Jamaica | 2014-02-11 00:00:00

Fulbright NEXUS Program
Fulbright NEXUS Program offers a collaborative model for regional scholarly exchange that moves beyond theory. Program participants will spend up to two years engaged in collaborative thinking, analys.....
| 2014-02-11 00:00:00

Advisory to the Farming Community on the Beet Armyworm in St. Elizabeth and Manchester
This serves as an advisory for scallion and onion farmers in South St. Elizabeth and Manchester from the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries (MoAF) and the Rural Agricultural Development Authority (.....
Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries | 2014-02-11 00:00:00

Third World to honour Bunny Rugs at Blue Mountain Music Festival
Nestled among Jamaica’s eastern mountains amidst majestic eucalyptus trees and indigenous flora, the Holywell Recreational Park will host the first Blue Mountain Music Festival......
| 2014-02-11 00:00:00

National Housing Trust’s Music for Transformation and Change Programme- Providence Heights

Music gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life. This appreciation and love for harmonic melody has seen the National Housing Trust p.....

National Housing Trust | 2014-02-11 14:48:00

Jamaica Music Museum and UTECH partner to host Music Symposium
The University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech) will partner with the Jamaica Music Museum (JaMM), Institute of Jamaica (IOJ) in staging its timely music symposium, under the theme, “The Business of Jam.....
The Institute of Jamaica | 2014-02-10 00:00:00

Public encouraged to review the draft policy to Amend the Child Care and Protection Act
Members of the public are being encouraged to give feedback on a draft policy outlining recommended changes to the Child Care and Protection Act (CCPA)......
Child Development Agency | 2014-02-10 00:00:00

JAMPRO, M-STEM teams up to attract more ICT/BPO investments out of India
JAMPRO will be seeking to generate more foreign direct investments and jobs in the growing ICT/BPO sector now valued at some J$18billion employing over 13,000 workers, by joining forces with the Minis.....
JAMPRO | 2014-02-10 00:00:00

Jamaica Goes after More ICT/BPO Business at NASSCOM 2014, India’s Flagship ICT Business Event

Jamaica is seeking to capitalize on its growing reputation as a leading nearshore destination for global Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) Services at India’s influential NASSCOM Leadership For.....

JAMPRO | 2014-02-10 00:00:00

Top businesses honoured at MCOC Annual Awards Banquet
The Manchester Chamber of Commerce awarded the top businesses in the parish on January 25 for excellence in the promotion of entrepreneurship, community development and economic progress......
| 2014-02-07 00:00:00

UWI Research Days impacting Health policy
Research by the Epidemiology Research Unit at the Tropical Medicine Research Institute (TMRI) has quantified the current epidemic of chronic non-communicable diseases in Jamaica which showed that the .....
| 2014-02-07 00:00:00

Annual Special Taxpayer Assistance Programme now on
Tax Administration Jamaica’s (TAJ) annual Special Taxpayer Assistance Programme, for micro and small business operators, is currently underway across the island......
Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) | 2014-02-07 00:00:00

A Super Achievement in Care Delivery
Angels4U has joined with SuperMed Group of Pharmacies to offer not only exceptional care, but also provide clients with a reliable, reputable source for pharmaceuticals......
| 2014-02-07 00:00:00

G2K celebrates 14 years
Generation 2000 (G2K), the young professional affiliate of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP), is celebrating its 14th anniversary during the month of February, under the theme “Committed to a better Jama.....
G2K | 2014-02-07 00:00:00

Water supply disruptions
The National Water Commission is advising that the Sevens Well water supply system in Clarendon is currently out of operation due to electrical problems which are affecting operation at this facility......
National Water Commission | 2014-02-07 00:00:00

Cultural assets in Trench Town being improved- Minister McNeill
As millions around the world commemorate the birthday of reggae legend Bob Marley, who was born on February 6, 1945, Minister of Tourism and Entertainment, the Hon. Dr. Wykeham McNeill, has underscore.....
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-02-06 00:00:00

Hotmix patching underway in St. Ann
The National Works Agency (NWA) has commenced a Hot Mix patching programme along selected roadways in St. Ann......
National Solid Waste Management Authority | 2014-02-06 00:00:00

Kimolidi O’meally tops strong field at the inaugural SHHS Swans 5k
Twenty-four year old Kimolidi O’Meally emerged the winner of the inaugural St. Hugh’s (SHHS) Swans 5k on February 1, completing the course in a competitive 16:04 minutes after 91 year old Olympian and.....
| 2014-02-06 00:00:00

Kingston Bookshop Ltd. celebrates its 40th Anniversary
Kingston Bookshop celebrates its 40th anniversary in 2014......
Kingston Bookshop Limited | 2014-02-06 00:00:00

Foster Care Recognition Week
The 8th Annual National Foster Care Recognition week will be observed from February 9 to 15, 2014, under the theme, “Strengthening Families and Communities through Foster Care”......
Child Development Agency | 2014-02-06 00:00:00

Subsistence farming to boost school feeding
In an effort to boost the school feeding programme at several primary schools in Hanover and Westmoreland, the Sandals and Beaches Resorts in Negril have launched a subsistence farming programme dubbe.....
| 2014-02-06 00:00:00

TOWEL ART ~ Housekeepers folding their way into the hearts of tourists ~

Negril, Westmoreland: Once you enter a room at Sandals or Beaches Negril, chances are it is the first thing that greets you. Whether it is a swan, crocodile, turtle, or even an elephant strewn a.....

Sandals, Beaches & Grand Pineapple, Negril | 2014-02-06 16:30:00

Sandals Resorts named among best hotels in Jamaica, Bahamas

Negril, Westmoreland: Five Sandals Resorts were named among the ten best hotels in Jamaica and the Bahamas in the 2014 edition of the U.S. News & World Report's Best Hotels ranking.

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Sandals, Beaches & Grand Pineapple, Negril | 2014-02-06 15:35:00

Local manufacturer enjoying linkages from Caribbean Marketplace
Director and Co-owner of JFP, Metry Seaga, says his ompany has reaped very positive returns from their recent participation in Caribbean Travel Marketplace (CTM) 2014 and he is now in multi-million do.....
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-02-05 00:00:00

Famous Friday’s $500 Appleton All Night”
Famous Nightclub and Appleton Jamaica launch the FAMOUS 500!.....
| 2014-02-05 00:00:00

Warren Weir is Serge Island’s new Brand Ambassador
Seprod subsidiary, Serge Island Dairies, Jamaica’s largest milk producer, has taken on Jamaican Olympic Sprinter Medallist Warren Weir, 24 as Brand Ambassador......
| 2014-02-05 00:00:00

UTech nursing students excel at Regional Nurse Registration Exams
Students of the University of Technology, Jamaica’s (UTech) Caribbean School of Nursing (CSON) have excelled in the 2014 Regional Examination for Nurse Registration (RENR) which announced results on F.....
University of Technology | 2014-02-05 00:00:00

OCR supports curfew in West Kingston Police Division and condemns killing of 8 year old St. Thomas girl
The Office of the Children’s Registry, OCR, wishes to express support for the initiative currently being undertaken in the Western Kingston Police Division to impose a curfew on children which should .....
Office of the children's Registry | 2014-02-05 00:00:00

G2K condemns brutal murder of 8 year old Selena Edmond
Generation 2000, the young professional affiliate of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP), condemns the brutal murder of young Selena Edmond, whose body was found in bushes in St Thomas on Monday, February .....
G2K | 2014-02-05 00:00:00

SANKOFA VIII set for Black History Month
Sankofa is the major event for Black History Month produced by Liberty Hall: The Legacy of Marcus Garvey. 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the UNIA - ACL and Liberty Hall will host its eighth annua.....
The Institute of Jamaica | 2014-02-04 00:00:00

10 UWI-MUN students to represent region at the HNMUN Conference
The University of the West Indies Model United Nations Club (UWI-MUN) is pleased to announce that 10 of its brightest students will represent their school, nation and region at the Harvard National Mo.....
| 2014-02-04 00:00:00

Number of children reported missing in 2013 reveal immense human tragedy says Gillian Rowlands
The fourth report of the CHILD WATCH PROGRAMME launched last June by Hear The Children’s Cry reveals sobering figures for children reported missing during 2013......
| 2014-02-04 00:00:00

Sandals Resorts named among ten best hotels in Jamaica, Bahamas
Five Sandals Resorts were named among the ten best hotels in Jamaica and the Bahamas in the 2014 edition of the U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hotels ranking......
| 2014-02-04 00:00:00

Focus on Student Councils and Civics instead of Political Clubs says NSSC President
Sujae Boswell, President of the National Secondary Students’ Council (NSSC), in responding to calls from the PNP YO to introduce political organisiations in schools has instead called for the strength.....
| 2014-02-04 00:00:00

NCB continues its transformation journey
National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCB) has set a clear aspiration to remain a leading player in the Jamaican financial services sector and to expand its footprint within the Caribbean region......
National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited | 2014-02-04 00:00:00

Minister McNeill expresses regret at the passing of Bunny Rugs
Minister of Tourism and Entertainment, the Hon. Dr. Wykeham McNeill has expressed deep regret at news of the passing of lead singer of the Third World band, William ‘Bunny Rugs’ Clarke......
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-02-04 00:00:00

Gospel Song Competition eliminations kicks off February 6
The first audition/elimination round for the 2014 JCDC Jamaica Gospel Song Competition kicks off in Central Jamaica this Thursday, February 6 at the St. Mark’s Anglican Church Hall in Mandeville, Manc.....
The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission | 2014-02-04 00:00:00

G2K disagrees with PNPYO stance on political clubs
Generation 2000 (G2K), the young professional affiliate of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP), today disagreed with the stance for the PNP YO for political clubs to be introduced into high school......
G2K | 2014-02-04 00:00:00

Mechanical problems cause water supply disruptions
The National Water Commission wishes to advise customers in Bannister, Bullett Tree, Red Ground, Davis District, Bartons and Colbeck Housing Scheme in St. Catherine that the Graham Well & Booster Pump.....
National Water Commission | 2014-02-04 00:00:00

JPS works to keep Streetlights on in Maxfield Avenue and Environs
Energy Provider, JPS is pressing ahead in its efforts to address breaches that prevent the operation of functional streetlights in Maxfield Avenue and surrounding environs......
Jamaica Public Service Company Limited | 2014-02-04 00:00:00

UWI calls for research support for regional development Research Days leads region to economic success

Kingston, Jamaica; The University of the West Indies (UWI) will provide investors with the opportunity to, over three days, explore the business potential of cutting edge research projects under.....

| 2014-02-04 10:07:00

Wayne Marshall promotes Tru Colors with broadband technology

Kingston, Jamaica; Tru Colors, Wayne Marshall’s latest album, executively produced by Damian Marley, was successfully released on Tuesday, January 21. In preparation for the release the artiste .....

| 2014-02-04 08:47:00

Community ICT Access Point opened in Albion, St. James
Residents of Albion and adjacent communities in Montego Bay, St. James, now have the benefit of a community access point computer resource centre......
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-02-02 00:00:00

The Leonard Howell Foundation speaks on Pinnacle
The Leonard Percival Howell Foundation would like to inform the general public that the following persons; Sister Mitzie Williams, Bobo Greg, Sister Maxine Stowe, and attorney Marcus Goffe all directo.....
| 2014-02-02 00:00:00

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce awarded Utech Chancellor’s Medal
Olympic and World sprint champion, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, has been honoured by her alma mater, the University of Technology (UTech), which awarded her the Chancellor’s Medal for achievements in spor.....
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-02-02 00:00:00

Report on Outcome & Opportunities from CELAC Summit - Bartlett
Opposition Spokesman on Foreign Affairs & Foreign Trade, Edmund Bartlett, is today calling on Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller who led a delegation to a Summit of the Community of Latin American &.....
| 2014-02-03 00:00:00

Trelawny residents welcome completion of Hector’s River Project
Residents of Riverside district, in Troy, Trelawny, are now breathing collective sighs of relief consequent on the completion of reinforcement and protective works along a section of the Hector’s Rive.....
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-02-03 00:00:00

Trelawny residents welcome completion of Hector’s River Project
Residents of Riverside district, in Troy, Trelawny, are now breathing collective sighs of relief consequent on the completion of reinforcement and protective works along a section of the Hector’s Rive.....
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-02-03 00:00:00

$8M rehabilitation of Freeport Road in St. James underway
The Freeport main road in Montego Bay, St. James, is currently being rehabilitated by the National Works Agency (NWA) at a cost of $8 million......
Jamaica Information Service | 2014-02-03 00:00:00

Sex book authored by prominent Jamaican doctor to be launched
Prominent Family Physician and former President of the Medical Association of Jamaica, Dr. Alverston Bailey the author of the new book – Sexplanations: A guide to discussing Sex & Sexuality in the Car.....
| 2014-02-03 00:00:00

Tom Moody named Director of Cricket for Caribbean Premier League
The Caribbean Premier League today announced that former Australia International, Tom Moody, has joined its ranks as Director of Cricket......
| 2014-02-03 00:00:00

Jamaica College 2014 Crusade set for February 25, 27, 28
Jamaica College will stage its seventh annual School Crusade during the week of February 25, 2014, under the theme “Pursuing Your Passion with a Pure Mind”......
| 2014-02-03 00:00:00

Older persons encouraged to get tested at CCRP Jamaica’s Final Workshop On Hiv/Aids Awareness
The final in the series of HIV/AIDS sensitization workshop for Older Persons, hosted by the CCRP was held at the Mona Visitors’ Lodge on Thursday, January 30......
| 2014-02-03 00:00:00

Caribbean Association of Banks Advisory on Bank Fees
The Caribbean Association of Banks (CAB) has noted the recent press activities in relation to bank fees. Therefore in keeping with its mandate of advocacy on behalf of its constituents, would like to .....
| 2014-02-03 00:00:00

NWA to undertake multi-million dollar Spray Patching Programme in St. Mary
Work is to begin on select road sections in the parish of St. Mary next week. The National Works Agency (NWA) will begin another phase of its island-wide Spray Patching Programme, which will see some .....
National Solid Waste Management Authority | 2014-02-03 00:00:00

Ten (10) new positions of Judicial Clerks for the Supreme Court
The Ministry of Justice has succeeded in its representation to have an increase in the number of Judicial Clerks for the Supreme Court by ten (10). This brings the complement of Judicial Clerks at the.....
Ministry of Justice | 2014-02-03 00:00:00

Kingston set to rock in February for Reggae Month
Jamaica’s capital city, Kingston, will again take the spotlight during February as part of the celebrations in observance of Reggae Month......
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-02-03 00:00:00

Photo Release: Tourism officials support Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival
Tourism officials support Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival......
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-02-03 00:00:00

SERHA to pay increased mileage rate
The South East Regional Health Authority (SERHA) has committed to addressing the non payment of the increased mileage rate for all staff who are travelling officers......
South East Regional Health Authority | 2014-01-31 00:00:00

New operating schedule for Two Sisters Caves
The Urban Development Corporation (UDC), owner and operator of Two Sisters Caves, Hellshire, St. Catherine wishes to advise that the Caves will no longer open on a daily basis but will be open for boo.....
Urban Development Corporation | 2014-01-31 00:00:00

LIME tests disaster-readiness
The area around telecommunications firm, LIME’s Head Office on Half-Way Tree Road, St. Andrew was abuzz with emergency vehicles and large contingent of employees who had evacuated all buildings during.....
LIME | 2014-01-30 00:00:00

30,000 tablets distributed to Primary Schools; Minister Robinson lauds effort!
Hon. Julian Robinson, Minister of State, Ministry of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining, described the move to roll out 30,000 tablets to Primary Schools Island wide as a strategic move to reduce .....
| 2014-01-30 00:00:00

Sagicor Group Jamaica to acquire RBC’s Jamaican banking operations
Sagicor Group Jamaica today announced that the company will be acquiring RBC Royal Bank (Jamaica) Limited and RBTT Securities Jamaica Limited (collectively “RBC Jamaica”) from Royal Bank of Canada......
| 2014-01-30 00:00:00

Trailblazing 1948 Olympian is race starter for St. Hugh’s Swans 5k on February 1
Trailblazing 1948 Olympian, Dr. Cynthia Thompson will be the official race starter for the inaugural St. Hugh’s Swans 5k run/walk this Saturday, February 1......
| 2014-01-30 00:00:00

Patrons to enjoy Jazz Fest with Flow Unplugged
High speed WiFi from Flow will enable patrons at the Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival to connect and share their experience in real time, as they enjoy the exciting performances by some of the best loc.....
| 2014-01-29 00:00:00

Caribbean ganja website launched
The worldwide spread of the benefits of medicinal marijuana (known as ‘ganja’ in Jamaica) and its decimalization around the world has caught the attention of the health conscious and business investor.....
| 2014-01-29 00:00:00

Blue Mountain Music Festival takes live music to new heights
On February 22 and 23 the hills of Holywell will come alive when Bombrush Records and the Jamaica Conservation and Development Trust (JCDT) host the inaugural Blue Mountain Music Festival......
| 2014-01-29 00:00:00

Canadian college donates books to Montego Bay Community College
Humber School of Health Sciences a Canadian based health and allied health training institute donated over one hundred books to Montego Bay community college recently......
| 2014-01-29 00:00:00

Heart Foundation of Jamaica warns against “the silent killer”
Seventy-eighty percent (78%) of persons screened for high blood pressure by the Heart Foundation of Jamaica (HFJ) in 2012 were found to be either pre-hypertensive, or fall within stage one or stage 2 .....
Heart Foundation of Jamaica | 2014-01-29 00:00:00

Greater access to information through Resident Magistrates’ Courts website
The public now has even greater access to the island’s Resident Magistrates’ Courts (RMC) through a user-friendly, contemporarily designed website which may be viewed at www.rmc.gov.jm......
| 2014-01-29 00:00:00

OCA reminds public it is a criminal offence to share child pornography
The Office of The Children’s Advocate (OCA) is advising members of the public that the sharing of child pornographic material is a criminal offence......
Office of the Children's Advocate | 2014-01-29 00:00:00

New Center will promote green business in the Caribbean
A new World Bank–supported business hub will support the growing number of clean energy and climate technology ventures in the Caribbean region......
| 2014-01-28 00:00:00

Transport Ministry meets with transport operators
Officials from the Ministry of Transport, Works and Housing, the Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) and the Transport Authority (TA) today met with representatives of several bus associations to dis.....
MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT AND WORKS | 2014-01-28 00:00:00

Mechanical problems affect water supply in sections of St. Thomas
The National Water Commission wishes to advise that the Albion Pumping station in St. Thomas is currently out of operation due to mechanical problems......
National Water Commission | 2014-01-28 00:00:00

Minister McNeill congratulates Reggae Grammy Awardee
Minister of Tourism and Entertainment, the Hon. Dr. Wykeham McNeill, is extending heartfelt congratulations to Ziggy Marley for winning the 2014 Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album for the album Ziggy .....
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-01-27 00:00:00

Police Federation endorses body camera for Police
The Police Federation notes with interest the announcement by Honourable Peter Bunting, Minister of National Security, for Police Officers to wear “body worn cameras” on some special assignments......
Jamaica Police Federation | 2014-01-27 00:00:00

TAJ revises Income Tax Return Forms
Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) has revised income tax return forms, which have been gazetted to take effect January 1, 2014......
Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) | 2014-01-27 00:00:00

Worrying trend- pedestrians and cyclists recording highest numbers of road fatalities
In its continued analysis of fatalities on the nations roads, the National Road Safety Council has found that over the 10-year period 2000 to 2010, pedestrians and cyclists have contributed to over 40.....
PROComm | 2014-01-24 00:00:00

Bustamante Hospital to benefit from Energy Management Tool from JPS
Jamaica’s only specialist pediatric hospital, Bustamante Hospital for Children, now stands to benefit from improved energy management, as the institution was recently presented with access to the cutt.....
Jamaica Public Service Company Limited | 2014-01-24 00:00:00

G2K expresses grave concern over Youth and Culture Portfolio
Generation 2000 (G2K), the young professional affiliate of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP), has expressed grave concern over what it describes as the shambolic state of affairs at the Ministry of Youth.....
G2K | 2014-01-24 00:00:00

Turbidity affects water supply in St. Mary
The National Water Commission is advising that some its water supply systems in St. Mary are currently out of operation due to turbidity......
National Water Commission | 2014-01-24 00:00:00

St. Mary Parish Council responds to controversy surrounding Hills of Boscobel housing project
The St. Mary Parish Council would like to clarify the controversy that now surrounds the Hills of Boscobel housing project......
MINISTRY OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT & COMMUNITY DEVELOPME | 2014-01-24 00:00:00

Project works to disrupt Portmore water supply
As the National Water Commission continues the implementation of the Jamaica Water Supply Improvement Project, customers in the Portmore area of St. Catherine are being advised that they will be witho.....
National Water Commission | 2014-01-24 00:00:00

Plans in high gear for IAUP Semi-Annual
Plans are now in high gear for the staging of the Semi-Annual Meeting of the International Association of University Presidents (IAUP) at the Hilton Rose Hall Hotel and Spa, Montego Bay, Jamaica from .....
University of Technology | 2014-01-23 00:00:00

HAJ commits delivery of water to Belle Air residents
HAJ commits delivery of water to Belle Air residents......
Housing Agency of Jamaica Ltd. | 2014-01-23 00:00:00

Reduce your risk of extortion
Extortion, also called ‘shakedown’, ‘out wrestling’ and ‘exaction’ is the crime of obtaining money, property, services, information or any item demanded from a person, entity, or institution, through .....
The Constabulary Communication Network | 2014-01-23 00:00:00

Caribbean Ocean Logistics gives its customers the royal treatment
Respected shipping company Caribbean Ocean Logistics & Regflo Agencies Limited (COL) hosted its 8th annual customer appreciation party at Royal Jamaica Yacht Club on Saturday, January 18th, 2014......
| 2014-01-23 00:00:00

Single Quarterly Payment Form (S03) for self-employed persons now in effect
Self-employed persons will now find it simpler to pay their estimated income tax, as well as education tax and NHT and NIS contributions with the introduction of a single Quarterly Statutory Payment f.....
Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) | 2014-01-23 00:00:00

Minister Arscott to visit communities affected by flooding in St. Mary
The Minister of Local Government and Community Development, the Honorable Noel Arscott and a team from the Ministry as well as officials from the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Manageme.....
MINISTRY OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT & COMMUNITY DEVELOPME | 2014-01-23 00:00:00

St Jago celebrates its 270th Birthday
St Jago High School is 270 years old this year......
| 2014-01-23 00:00:00

Minister McNeill moves to upgrade South Coast attractions
Minister of Tourism and Entertainment, the Hon. Dr. Wykeham McNeill, has called for greater public-private sector partnership in tourism product development......
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-01-23 00:00:00

JAMPRO’s Export Max Programme boosts revenues by 31%
15 small and medium local export businesses, which have benefited from capacity building and technical services under JAMPRO’s Export Max Development programme over the past two years have all togethe.....
JAMPRO | 2014-01-23 00:00:00

Wigton gets $4.8 million grant from the British High Commission for Renewable Energy Training Programme
Wigton Windfarm, a subsidiary of the Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica (PCJ) has received a grant of JA$4.8 million from the British High Commission to assist with financing the establishment of a rene.....
Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica | 2014-01-23 00:00:00

Local nuclear reactor lab gets international recognition
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has given top rating to one of Jamaica’s Premier Nuclear Reactor Labs, operated by The International Centre of Excellence for Environmental and Nuclear Sc.....
Ministry of Science, Technology, Energy & Mining | | 2014-01-23 00:00:00

Urgent leak repairs works to affect water supply- sections of St. Elizabeth to be affected
The National Water Commission is advising its customers in sections of St. Elizabeth who are served by the Content Well that they will experience a disruption in their service Friday, January 24, 2014.....
National Water Commission | 2014-01-23 00:00:00

Columbus promotes Michele English to newly created chief customer officer role
Columbus International Inc. (Columbus) today announced the promotion of Michele English, current president and chief operating officer, of Columbus’ operations in Jamaica, operators of Flow and Columb.....
| 2014-01-22 00:00:00

World Learning reflects on a successful 2013
On January 22, 2014, World Learning hosted its “2013: The Year in Review” at the Pegasus Hotel. With funds provided by PEPFAR through USAID, World Learning implements the Caribbean Grant Solicitation .....
| 2014-01-22 00:00:00

JaMM stages Grounation 2014
This February the Jamaica Music Museum (JaMM) will stage its 3rd Annual Reggae / Black History Month Grounation series under the theme, Seeing Sound & Hearing Images: African Aesthetics in Popular Jam.....
The Institute of Jamaica | 2014-01-22 00:00:00

Deadline extended for JCDC Gospel Song Competitions
Friday, January 31 is the new deadline for entries in the 2014 JCDC Jamaica Gospel Song and Jamaica Children’s Gospel Song Competitions......
Jamaica Cultural Development Commission | 2014-01-22 00:00:00

Delinquent taxpayers arrested
Since the start of the fiscal year Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) through its Special Enforcement Team (SET), has moved to intensify enforcement action against delinquent taxpayers......
Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) | 2014-01-22 00:00:00

Minister of Education reasoning flawed says G2K
Generation 2000 (G2K), the young professional affiliate of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP), expresses profound disappointment with the manner in which the Minister of Education, Ronald Thwaites, has tr.....
G2K | 2014-01-22 00:00:00

Urgent leak repairs works to affect water supply- sections of St. Mary to be affected
The National Water Commission is advising its customers in sections of St. Mary who are served by the Agualta Vale water supply system that they will experience a disruption in their service,Thursday,.....
National Water Commission | 2014-01-22 00:00:00

UTech forges ties with Government of Antigua to strengthen teaching and research
President, University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech), Prof. the Hon. Errol Morrison, OJ on the invitation of Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, Hon. Dr. Baldwin Spencer, led a team from the Univer.....
University of Technology | 2014-01-21 00:00:00

Jamaican Bobsleigh Federation statement on the qualification of the 2‐Man Bobsleigh team
The Jamaica Bobsleigh Federation, an affiliate member of the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (FIBT) and the Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA), is pleased to confirm the qualification a.....
| 2014-01-21 00:00:00

GOJ disburses funds to Carib Cement Company
Minister of Finance and Planning, Dr. the Honourable Peter Phillips announced the disbursement of US$1.669M from the Petrocaribe Development Fund (PDF) to the Caribbean Cement Company for Clinker expo.....
Ministry of Finance and Planning | 2014-01-21 00:00:00

Pipe-laying work continues in Lucea
The National Water Commission (NWC) wishes to advise that pipe-laying work, from Riley Bridge to the seawall in Lucea, Hanover will continue until Wednesday, January 29, 2014......
National Water Commission | 2014-01-21 00:00:00

Youths to benefit from I Believe Initiative IBI/Portmore United Church Seminar
In partnership with the Governor-General’s I Believe Initiative (IBI), the Youth Fellowship of the Portmore United Church will be convening a Seminar at the Portmore United Church February 1, 2014 fro.....
King's House | 2014-01-20 00:00:00

IOJ to screen “Girl Rising” Film for Lunch Hour Concert
The Institute of Jamaica will host its first monthly Lunch Hour Concert for this year, with the screening of the feature film, “Girl Rising (2013),” on January 23 at 12:30 p.m......
The Institute of Jamaica | 2014-01-20 00:00:00

CARICOM Science and Technology Committee launched
Prime Minister the Rt. Honorable Dr. Keith Mitchell, Prime Minister responsible for Science and Technology (S&T) in CARICOM has signaled his intentions to strengthen the S&T capacity in the region so .....
| 2014-01-20 00:00:00

Water supply disruption affect some Clarendon communities
The National Commission is reporting that some of its customers in some sections of Clarendon are currently experiencing low water pressure and in some instances no water due to mechanical problems wh.....
National Water Commission | 2014-01-20 00:00:00

Minister McNeill to meet with cruise line officials in Florida
Minister of Tourism and Entertainment, the Hon. Dr. Wykeham McNeill, is scheduled to participate in important meetings with representatives from Carnival Cruise Lines and the Florida-Caribbean Cruise .....
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-01-17 00:00:00

UWI Research Days expands for 15th staging
Investors will now have a full three days in which to explore the business potential of cutting edge research projects underway at the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona through the institution.....
| 2014-01-17 00:00:00

IOJ announces plans to host its first Music Symposium
The Jamaica Music Museum (JaMM), Institute of Jamaica has announced its plans to host a symposium to address the potential for the Jamaican cultural industries, particularly music, to make a more meas.....
The Institute of Jamaica | 2014-01-17 00:00:00

Career counsellors to get a CHOICES training boost
Twenty-five guidance counsellors, principals and other teaching personnel in St. Kitts-Nevis will benefit this month from training courtesy of CHOICES Career Advice......
CHOICES Career & Education Advice | 2014-01-16 00:00:00

Jet-skis required to register at MAJ
Private Jet Ski operators in Jamaica are required by law to register their personal water craft (PWC)......
Maritime Authority of Jamaica | 2014-01-15 00:00:00

Avoid the rush, get ready for the March 15 Income Tax Filing deadline
There are only two months remaining to the most important date on the tax calendar, the annual Income Tax March 15 Filing deadline......
Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) | 2014-01-15 00:00:00

Water supply disruption- St. Catherine areas affected
The National Water Commission is advising customers in some sections of St. Catherine, that their water supply will be disrupted tomorrow Thursday, January 16, 2014 from 9am to 7pm......
National Water Commission | 2014-01-15 00:00:00

Curacao Team for Island Aquatics Synchro Competition
Island Aquatics Synchro Club is in high gear preparing to host its 6th Jamaica Synchronised Swimming Invitational Competition from Friday January 17 to Sunday January 19 at the National Aquatic Centre.....
| 2014-01-14 00:00:00

Earthquake Awareness Week Open Day 2014
Earthquake Awareness Week is an annual event hosted by the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM), which coincides with Jamaica’s history of catastrophic seismic events inclu.....
ODPEM | 2014-01-14 00:00:00

Eight protected areas to receive Management and Business Plans
Eight of Jamaica’s protected areas are to receive new or updated Management and Business Plans under a project being implemented by the National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA)......
National Environment and Planning Agency | 2014-01-14 00:00:00

Photo Release - Minister McNeill hosts special dinner for Regional Tourism Ministers
Minister McNeill Hosts Special Dinner for Regional Tourism Ministers......
Ministry of Tourism | 2014-01-14 00:00:00

Youth for Change alarmed at the utterances of MP Warmington
YFC view, with great concern, recent statements in the media attributed to Mr. Clifford Everald Warmington, Member of Parliament for South West St. Catherine......
| 2014-01-14 00:00:00

New Local Space to host artist Rodell Warner as our upcoming artist-in-residence!
Rodell Warner is an exciting artist from Trinidad who uses new media to engage populist approaches in contemporary art......
| 2014-01-13 00:00:00

G2K welcomes appointment of Junior Shadow Spokespersons
Generation 2000, (G2K) the young professional affiliate of the Jamaica Labour Party today welcomed the appointment of three junior shadow spokespersons by the Leader of the Opposition, Andrew Holness......
G2K | 2014-01-13 00:00:00

Pipeline repair cause water supply disruption- Corporate area and St. Catherine affected
The National Water Commission is advising customers in some sections of the Corporate area and St. Catherine that the water supply disruption they are currently experiencing is as a result of a major .....
National Water Commission | 2014-01-13 00:00:00

Electrical problem cause water supply disruption- St. Catherine areas affected
The National Water Commission is advising customers in some sections of St. Catherine that the water supply disruption they are experiencing is as a result of an electrical problem at the Wakefield Pu.....
National Water Commission | 2014-01-13 00:00:00

HAJ signs MOU for 30,000 housing solutions
HAJ signs MOU for 30,000 housing solutions......
Housing Agency of Jamaica Ltd. | 2014-01-13 00:00:00

CCRP Jamaica stages second workshop on HIV awareness for the elderly
Following the successful staging of its first workshop to enhance HIV/AIDS knowledge and awareness among the elderly, CCRP Jamaica (Caribbean Community of Retired Persons) will host a second one on Sa.....
| 2014-01-10 00:00:00

Review of the Education Regulations, 1980 “Code Of Regulations”
The National Council on Education is currently in the final stages of the review process of the Education Regulations, 1980......
| 2014-01-10 00:00:00

Devon House South Lawn temporarily closed to the public
The management of Devon House Development Company Limited wishes to advise that as part of ongoing maintenance works to improve its facilities the South Lawns will be closed for approximately six (6) .....