Jamaica Press Releases

CCTV to be Installed in Secondary Schools

Education, Youth and Information  Minister, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid, says the Government will be installing Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) systems in secondary institutions...

Jamaican Writers Perform at Jamaica 55 Literary Evening

Three award-winning United Kingdom-based Jamaican writers, Alex Wheatle, Kerry Young and Kei Miller, were featured at the Jamaica 55 Literary Evening, which was hosted...

Jamaica Signs CCREEE Agreement

Jamaica Signs Caribbean Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency - CCREEE Agreement. Jamaica is now a signatory to the Agreement establishing the Caribbean Centre...

MIND Offers State Protocol and Business Etiquette Course

The Management Institute for National Development (MIND) is now accepting registration for its annual State Protocol and Business Etiquette course. The MIND course will be...

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Professor Renn Holness

Professor Renn Holness to receive Neurosurgery Lifetime Achievement Award

UWI, Mona graduate and recipient of the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Science (DSc) from The UWI, Professor Renn Holness, has been selected by...
JAPEX

JHTA welcomes C&W Business for JAPEX 2016 – Company to power leading tradeshow

KINGSTON, JAMAICA, April 28, 2016 – The annual Jamaica Product Exchange (JAPEX) tradeshow slated for April 29 - May 1 at the Montego Bay...
Karl Samuda

Agriculture Minister Commends JAST

The Jamaica Association of Sugar Technologists ( JAST ) has been commended for the contributions they have made towards the sustainable development of the...
PetroCaribe

Venezuela Committed to Petrocaribe

Despite facing economic challenges, the Venezuelan Government has reiterated its commitment to maintaining its arrangements with Jamaica under the PetroCaribe Agreement. The President of the...
Discovery Bay All Age School

Making school days count at Discovery Bay All Age School

The Discovery Bay All Age School in St. Ann, Jamaica was built to accommodate 350 students but enrolls as many as 600 in a...

BEEEP a new innovative travel APP

BEEEP the new and innovative travel app that will change the way tourists travel with...

82% Reduction in Number of Jamaicans Denied Entry into T&T

82% Reduction in Number of Jamaicans Denied Entry into T&T. Senator the Hon. Kamina Johnson Smith,...

JIS Governor General New Year’s Message

New Year Message 2017 From His Excellency the Governor-General The Most Hon. Sir Patrick Allen. My...

Prime Minister to Participate in UN Climate Change Conference in Morocco

Prime Minister Andrew Holness will participate in the 22nd Session of the Conference of the...

Agriculture Minister Commends JAST

The Jamaica Association of Sugar Technologists ( JAST ) has been commended for the contributions...

Private Sector Willing to Recruit Persons with Hearing Impairments

A Planning Institute of Jamaica (PIOJ)-commissioned study shows that an overwhelming majority of private sector...

Gov’t Mandates HEART Trust to Expand Its Community Intervention Programme

The Government has mandated the HEART Trust /NTA to expand its Community Training Interventions (CTI)...

JPS to Provide Report on Blackout October 31

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says the Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) will...

Compensation for motorists affected by Bad Gas

The Government has commenced discussions with petroleum marketing companies and other players within the industry...

MP Calls for Improvement in Water Systems

Member of Parliament for Southern Manchester, Michael Stewart, has suggested that improving the constituency’s water-supply...