Jamaica Press Releases

Policies to Achieve Growth

PM Says Government Has Implemented Well-Tried and Well-Studied Policies to Achieve Growth. Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says he is satisfied that the...

Pregnant Woman and Children Killed

Minister Grange Condemns Killing of Pregnant Woman and Children. It’s reported that 38-year-old Abanique Cunningham and her two children — four-year-old Sanique Coote and seven-year-old...

PM calls on Jamaicans to report criminals

Prime Minister Calls on Jamaicans to Report Criminals. Prime Minister, the Most Hon Andrew Holness, is again calling on Jamaicans to assist the police in...

Legislation to Modernise BOJ to be Tabled

egislation to modernise the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) is to be tabled in Parliament within the next six months. This was disclosed by Minister of...

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Tourist Arrivals from China

Increased tourist arrivals expected from China

The Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association (JHTA) says that Jamaica can expect more tourist arrivals from China as current trends are in support of...
CCREEE

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...
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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...
Climate Finance

Workshops to Address Climate Finance

The Climate Change Division (CCD) of the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation is hosting a series of workshops to address climate finance,...
Metal Detector

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 detector, which will provide greater safety and security of...

Gov’t to Develop Bunkering Industry

Minister of Transport and Mining, Hon. Robert Montague says the government is to aggressively pursue...

Four-Year Climate Change Project

Jamaica to Benefit from Four-Year Climate Change Project Jamaica is among three Caribbean islands to benefit...

Shared Services Sector Making a Major Impact

Shared Services Sector Making a Major Impact Planning Institute of Jamaica (PIOJ) Director General, Dr. Wayne...

UWI Open Campus Launches Photo Exhibition

Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, Dean-Roy Bernard, has commended the...

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...