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‘Bad Idea to Close School Districts’ – Thwaites

Education Minister, Ronald Thwaites, says it would have been a bad idea to close an entire school district in order to contain the outbreak of hand-foot-and-mouth...

JPS Cuts Power from Long Pond Sugar Factory; Millions Owed

Approximately 200 workers at the Long Pond Sugar factory in Trelawny remain off the job, after the facility was yesterday disconnected from the national grid by the...

Jamaica, Japan Sign MOU for Cooperation on Energy, Education

Jamaica and Japan today signed three partnerships agreement to deepen cooperation on energy, education and culture. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, says his country...

More Cases of Hand-Foot-and-Mouth Disease

The Ministry of Education has confirmed one more case and two suspected cases of Hand-Foot-and-Mouth Disease at the Port Antonio Infant School in Portland. An outbreak...

Tufton Silent on His CCJ Stance

Opposition Senator, Dr. Chris Tufton, says the country will have to wait to hear his position on the adoption of the Caribbean Court of Justice, CCJ, as the...

Time to Mend Fences in SE St. Ann – Knight

Some PNP MPs and party supporters say it’s time to move on and mend fences in South East St. Ann, following yesterday’s selection exercise. The lone parish...

‘CDA Investigation Leaked’ – Johnson Smith

Opposition Spokesperson on Education, Kamina Johnson-Smith, is alleging that aspects of a confidential report from the Child Development Agency into the death of an 11...

‘Too Many Deficiencies!’

Opposition Spokesperson on Education, Kamina Johnson-Smith, says recent events highlight the severe deficiencies which continue to affect the education system. Speaking...

Wisynco Driving Renewable Energy

Chairman Emeritus of the Wisynco Group Andrew Mahfood says his organisation will seek to power more of its operations using renewable sources of energy, despite the...

Johnson-Smith Scolds Thwaites & Hanna over Prickly Pole

Opposition Spokesperson on Education and Youth, Senator Kamina Johnson Smith says Youth Minister Lisa Hanna and Education Minister Ronald Thwaites, should have recused...