NEW YORK, Jun 7, CMC – Jamaica’s Tourism Minister, Edmund Bartlett, says an international tourism conference to be held in Jamaica later this year provides the region with an opportunity to find solutions on how it can best leverage the sector for its socio-economic development.
KINGSTON, June 4, 2017 -Jamaica's Ministry of Foreign Affairs has denied allegations that Trinidadian Minister Ayanna Webster-Roy was searched by Jamaican authorities at the Nortman Manley Airport on her way to Miami, Florida.
KINGSTON, May 10, 2017 - Member of Parliament for St Catherine South, Fitz Jackson yesterday withdrew the controversial bill to amend the Banking Services Act, complaining bitterly that despite opening debate on the bill from January, the legislative measure continues to suffer undue delays.
KINGSTON, May 8, 2017 - The Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries has signed a 25-year agreement with brewery giant Red Stripe for the lease of 247 hectares of land for the mass production of cassava to be used in the company’s beverages.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, May 2, CMC – The Jamaica government says it will provide assistance to final year local students who owe an estimated J$45 million (One Jamaica dollar =US$0.008 cents) in outstanding fees to the Mona campus of the University of the West Indies (UWI).