MPs clash over Garvey's childhood home. Opposition raps Hanna for slow pace of restoration

CULTURE MINISTER Lisa Hanna has said persons who occupy lands at the childhood home of Marcus Garvey, Jamaica's first national hero, will soon be relocated. This is despite criticisms from two opposition members of parliament (MPs), who said the process has proceeded at tortoise pace under her watch.

Laura Tanna gets national award for literature, culture

HER LITERARY flair is both delightfully refreshing and riveting, but Dr Laura Tanna, a 2014 National Honours awardee, is much more than that.

Champions appointed for diaspora-mapping project

ENTREPRENEUR AND singer Levi Roots, legendary sprinter Merlene Ottey, Baroness Doreen Lawrence, and community stalwart Delores Cooper are among the champions appointed as part of the campaign to promote the Mapping the Jamaican Diaspora Project.

Timeshare Vacations Bill passed

EFFORTS TO diversify the island's tourism offerings have received a major boost as timeshare vacations are set to be added to Jamaica's tourism product with the passage of the Timeshare Vacations Bill.

EU laments Jamaica's failure to maximise EPA benefits

AMBASSADOR PAOLA Amadei, head of the delegation of the European Union to Jamaica, has chided the country and its business operators...

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