Jamaica Press Releases

Gov’t to Develop Bunkering Industry

Minister of Transport and Mining, Hon. Robert Montague says the government is to aggressively pursue the development of Jamaica’s bunkering industry. This, he said, will...

Four-Year Climate Change Project

Jamaica to Benefit from Four-Year Climate Change Project Jamaica is among three Caribbean islands to benefit from a four-year initiative that will help the country...

Shared Services Sector Making a Major Impact

Shared Services Sector Making a Major Impact Planning Institute of Jamaica (PIOJ) Director General, Dr. Wayne Henry, says the global shared services (GSS) sector, of...

UWI Open Campus Launches Photo Exhibition

Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, Dean-Roy Bernard, has commended the University of the West Indies (UWI) on 70 years...

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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...
Tidyman

Proposed Changes to Litter Act for Cabinet Soon

Minister of Local Government and Community Development, Hon. Desmond McKenzie, said changes to the Litter Act are to go before Cabinet for approval shortly. He...
Expo Jamaica 2016

Hundreds of Buyers to Take Part in Expo Jamaica 2016

JAMAICA:  Over 460 buyers and 350 exhibitors of Jamaican made products are expected to participate in Expo Jamaica 2016. The trade show, scheduled for April...
Jamaica and Cuba

Jamaica and Cuba to Deepen Collaboration

Jamaica and Cuba to Identify Ways to Deepen Collaboration Jamaica and Cuba have pledged to identify ways to deepen collaboration and exchanges in trade, tourism,...
Dr. Maurice Smith

Embrace Strong and Effective Leadership – Dr. Smith

Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, Dr. Maurice Smith, is calling on public and private sector entities to embrace strong...

National Careers Week Event

Students to Showcase Technical Skills at National Careers Week Event. More than 6,000 students will put...

Environmental Wardens in Primary Schools

50 Environmental Wardens to be placed in Primary Schools. Fifty environmental wardens are to be placed...

Jamaica Condemns Slave Trading in Libya

The Government has condemned the acts of slave trading which has been reported in Libya. “This...

Education Ministry Committed to Transformation

State Minister in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, Hon. Floyd Green, says the...

Schools to improve disabled access

Schools being retrofitted to improve disabled access. Work is under way to retrofit all primary and...

Edith Dalton James High Gets Walk-Through Metal Detector

The Edith Dalton James High School in Kingston has been equipped with a walk-through metal...

Violence Interruption and Prevention Initiative Launched

Violence Interruption and Prevention Initiative Launched. A violence interruption and prevention initiative geared at promoting kindness...

Youth Ambassadors receive Instruments of Office

Six youth leaders were presented with instruments of office to begin their two-year tenure as...

CMU Opens Centre for Digital Innovation

The Caribbean Maritime University (CMU) has officially opened a new Centre for Digital Innovation and...

Road Safety HUB Launched

The Government is now better equipped to develop road safety policies and programmes utilising traffic...