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JAMAICA | Bunting decries hike in tution fees

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Thursday, July 30, 2020: PNP Spokesperson on Education, Peter Bunting, MP, is concerned about the absence of a comprehensive plan to treat with the commencement of the 2020/2021 academic year. Principal amongst these concerns is the increase in tuition fees which will exacerbate an already dire predicament for many students and parents.

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JAMAICA | PNP says its election ready - Bunting Campaign Director

Kingston, Jamaica, June 20, 2020: People’s National Party (PNP) president Dr. Peter Phillips said the party is focusing its combined efforts on winning the next general election expected later this year. Having announced that all 63 candidates are election-ready, the PNP is highly motivated and united for a better Jamaica.

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JAMAICA | Strategic Response to COVID-19 Needed for Education Sector

KINGSTON, Jamaica, April 26, 2020: Shadow Minister of Education and Training, Peter Bunting, MP, is calling for the establishment of a broad-based Task Force under the National Council on Education to assess and plan for the long-term impact of COVID-19 on the Education Sector.

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JAMAICA | Increase PATH payment to Parents instead of food to kids

KINGSTON, Jamaica, March 21, 2020:  Shadow Minister of Education, Peter Bunting, is imploring the Ministry of Education (MOE) to discontinue the wasteful and inefficient process of delivering food items (for nutritional support) to schools in the face of extended closures.

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JAMAICA | CMU Board Chair Resigns; Bunting Alarmed over Reports

KINGSTON, January 20, 2020 - Chairman of the council of the embattled Caribbean Maritime University (CMU) Hyacinth Bennett has tendered her resignation in the face of repeated calls for the council for the Board to resign and in the wake of damning findings of a report by the Auditor General on the operations of the institution.

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JAMAICA | PNP to focus on reconciliation and party unity

KINGSTON, Jamaica September 11, 2019 - Jamaica’s opposition Peoples National Party is taking steps to unify the party and to focus on reconciliation, following what president Dr. Peter Phillips called “a gruelling campaign lasting 90 days.”

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JAMAICA | PNP's Dr. Peter Phillips and Peter Bunting meet to 'bury the hatchet'

KINGSTON, Jamaica, September 10, 2019: Leader of the Parliamentary Opposition and President of the People’s National Party Dr Peter Phillips today met with defeated challenger Peter Bunting, in what sources say was a very amicable and positive meeting which followed a very bruising presidential contest.

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