KINGSTON, March 25, 2019 - Prime Minister Andrew Holness has appointed Senator Pearnel Charles Jr. to the Cabinet to fill the constitutional void left from the dismissal of the Education Minister former senator Ruel Reid.
PALM BEACH, Florida, March 22, 2019 - Against the background of his meeting with leaders from the five Caribbean countries that generally support the U.S. call for an end to Maduro's rule in Venezuela, US President Donald Trump today slapped additional sanctions against the South American nation, in response to the kidnapping of a top aide to Juan Guaido who the U.S wants to see replace the embattled President Nicolas Maduro.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, March 21, 2019: The young professional arm of the People’s National Party – The Patriots – is calling for the immediate resignation of the President of the Caribbean Maritime University (CMU), Mr Fitz Pinnock for his failure to prevent the institution from being used in an apparent quid pro quo arrangement to facilitate the employment of politically connected persons in a scheme for the personal and political benefit of former Education Minister Ruel Reid.
KINGSTON, March 20, 2019 - Opposition Leader Dr. Peter Phillips says he strenuously objects to the Prime Minister’s decision to take the Ministry of Education within the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) and subject to the Prime Minister’s personal control.
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts: February 28, 2019 - Jamaica is now a signatory to the CARICOM Multilateral Air Services Agreement (MASA), with Prime Minister Andrew Holness signing the agreement in the margins of the recently concluded summit at Frigate Bay, St. Kitts and Nevis.
FRIGATE BAY, St. Kitts/Nevis, February 26, 2019 - Outgoing Chairman of theCARICOMConference ofHeads of Government, Jamaica's Prime Minister Andrew Holness, is encouraging his fellow leaders to deliver on the bold steps and strong joint recommitment to the regional process that they made during his tenure.