Jamaica Press Releases

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...

National Careers Week Event

Students to Showcase Technical Skills at National Careers Week Event. More than 6,000 students will put their technical abilities on display at the 2018 National...

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UWI Develops Material to Improve Media and Information Literacy in Schools.

Media and Information Literacy in Schools

UWI Develops Material to Improve Media and Information Literacy in Schools. The University of the West Indies (UWI) has developed material designed to assist in...
Omar Robinson

Omar Robinson Appointed President of the JHTA

OCHO RIOS, JAMAICA, Tuesday, June 14 – The Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association (JHTA) has announced the appointment of Omar Robinson as their new...
Human Trafficking

Human Trafficking Conference Underway

Caribbean Human Trafficking Conference Underway in Montego Bay. Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Justice, Carol Palmer, says Jamaica stands to benefit from expertise in...
JCAA

Everything being done to have normal flights – Henry

The Government is assuring the public that everything is being done to ensure that flights in and out of the island return to normal...
Violence Interruption and Prevention Initiative Launched

Violence Interruption and Prevention Initiative Launched

Violence Interruption and Prevention Initiative Launched. A violence interruption and prevention initiative geared at promoting kindness to combat destructive thoughts, words and actions has been...

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...

Praedial Larceny Essay and Poster Competitions

Praedial Larceny Unit Invites Entries for Essay and Poster Competitions. The Praedial Larceny Prevention Unit (PLPU)...