Category: Evening News

Deal with Ebola! – JMDA

President of the Jamaica Medical Doctor’s Association, Dr. Alfred Dawes, says the Health Ministry must move swiftly to educate the public on the deadly Ebola...

LIME Joins ChikV Fight

Telecommunications firm, LIME, says it will be partnering with the government to help fight the spread of the mosquito borne Chikungunya virus. The statement follows a...

NSWMA for Clean-up Day

National Solid Waste Management Authority, NSWMA, is seeking to dispel reports that it’s unable to participate in any planned clean-up activity to combat the...

No Cetamol Shortage

The Health Ministry says there’s no shortage of paracetamol tablets and syrup in the public health sector. It says contrary to reports in the media the Health...

More Funds for ChikV

The Ministry of Local Government says additional resources have been identified and allocations will be made to enhance efforts to fight the spread of the Chikungunya...

Fire Ferguson! – Holness

More pressure is this afternoon being brought to bear on Prime Minister Portia Simpson-Miller to fire her embattled Health Minister, Dr. Fenton Ferguson. The Opposition...

Exciting Job Opportunity

Chik-V Preparation Plan

Ganja Bill Approved

Cabinet has approved amendments to be made to the Dangerous Drugs Act to provide the legislative framework to permit the development of a lawful industry for medical...

Economy Growing

The Jamaican economy grew by 1.8% in the April to June quarter of 2014. This, according to the Statistical Institute of Jamaica, STATIN. This is significantly higher...