$445m to security - .Govâ€™t to spend $791 billion this fiscal year First Supplementary Estimates reveal
Another $445 million is being allocated to the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) to fund, among other things, the various security measures imposed by the Andrew Holness administration to stem the country's murder rate and restore public order in...
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Members of the Church of God of Prophecy in Old Harbour are now in fear following the shooting death of one of their pastors, James Johnson, yesterday afternoon.Members are crying out for prayer as they believe they are under attack following the...
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Corporate Area SOE directly linked to other crime-plagued areas - Police Commissioner
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Police Commissioner Major General Antony Anderson has revealed that there is a direct link...
Three ways the Caribbean can strengthen financing for private companies
by Therese Turner-Jones Growing up in The Bahamas, I remember my grandmotherâ€™s asue. There werenâ€™t any banks where she lived on the island of Inagua, and even if there had been, it wasnâ€™t customary for women to frequent them. To adapt, women (and sometimes men) formed their own informal savings groups, known asÂ asues. As her […]
Learning about Jamaicaâ€™s Forests by Hiking the Blue Mountains
by AnaitĂ©e Mills Panoramic view of the Blue & John Crow Mountains, Jamaica. Xaymaca is the Taino name for Jamaica which translates into â€śland of wood and waterâ€ť but how much wood and how much water does Jamaica have today? The Forestry Department figured out a way to teach enthusiastic hikers about the state of […]
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Exploring pathways to expanding Jamaica’s Tourism in Japan
Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett in his meeting, today, with His Excellency Ricardo Allicock, Ambassador of Jamaica to Japan and Mr. Donovan White, Director of Tourism, Jamaica Tourist Board, discussed the significance of increasing Japan’s interest in Jamaica’s Tourism product.
Minister Bartlett noted the intention of the Government of Jamaica to support the Government of Japan with regard to its Candidature for the 2025 World Expo in Osaka, Kansai, Japan. This was noted as an important opportunity to reaffirm Jamaica’s commitment to Japan in support of our shared interest in Tourism, as well as in the deepening of their relations.
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