KINGSTON, May 30, 2020 - Minister of Labour and Social Security, Hon. Shahine Robinson, died at home in St. Ann on Friday (May 29) at the age of 66. Robinson, who was the Member of Parliament (MP) for North East St. Ann, fell ill last year.
FALMOUTH, Jamaica May 26, 2020- Just as the remaining Jamaican passengers aboard Royal Caribbean Cruise Line's Adventure of the Seas, disembarked the vessel and were processed on Monday in Falmouth, Trelawny, yet another ship with more Jamaican seafarers was scheduled to dock at the Falmouth pier yesterday.
KINGSTON, Jamaica –May 23, 2020 - For one month in 2010, the world gazed at Jamaica for the wrong reasons. The land of reggae, Rasta and sun-kissed beaches was the site of a bloody standoff between security forces and gangs loyal to Christopher “Dudus” Coke, reputed Don of West Kingston.
MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica May 18, 2020 - The Administration of Anchovy High School in St. James, has been successfully engaging some 68 per cent of its student population online, through a centralized learning management platform dubbed ‘My School Jamaica.’
MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica May 17, 2020 - I was pleasantly surprised at first when I saw the recent Sandals advertisement on MSNBC, announcing the opening of its flagship Jamaican product, and was moved with a sense of awkward pride. Pride in a brand that is the embodiment of unparalleled excellence and refinement, unmatched by any first world tourism product.
WASHINGTON DC, Friday May 15, 2020 - The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved a disbursement in the amount of SDR 382.9 million or about US$520 million, (representing 100 percent of quota) for Jamaica under the Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI).