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The promotion of Jamaican culture got a boost with the opening of the Kingston Creative artisan store on Ocean Boulevard in downtown Kingston today. The commission-free facility was provided by the Urban Development Commission (UDC) and will allow...

Incumbent Member of Parliament, the Jamaica Labour Party’s (JLP) Dave Brown and Wavell Hinds, his People’s National Party (PNP) challenger for the Hanover Eastern seat, have both expressed satisfaction with the preparations ahead of Tuesday’s Nomination Day, following their meeting with the constituency’s returning officer yesterday.  

Minister of National Security Dr Horace Chang says the Ministry may have to call on private security guards to assist with enforcing COVID-19 measures in public spaces across the island. “Security guards will be called in to ensure protocols...

Agriculture Minister Audley Shaw says the government is continued to providing support to the sugar industry amid the closure of the Appleton Estate Sugar Factory. The closure was announced last month with the company indicating that the management...

Minister of Health and Wellness Dr Christopher Tufton has called for medical officers of health, public health inspectors, vector control workers and officers in the Ministry to recommit to the mission of safeguarding the country against...

The police in St James seized 17 assorted rounds of ammunition during a joint operation in Pitfour, Granville on Thursday. The police report that a team was in the area around midday when a premises was searched and ten .30 cartridges, four 5....

WESTERN BUREAU: Talent matters, especially when fused with hard work and dedication. Caribbean HR Solutions recently paused its busy work schedule to celebrate its 10th anniversary as the Caribbean’s premier human resources outsourcing company,...

Porus, Manchester: Veniesha Daley-Wright was at her wits’ end when she took to social media this week to make an impassioned plea for water on behalf of her district of Top Coffee Grove in Porus, Manchester. For the past five weeks, the teacher...

The Consulate of Ethiopia in Kingston, through its outreach programme Ethiopia-Jamaica Connection, has been supporting the vulnerable and affected people in Kingston during the period of the COVID-19 pandemic. As a part of the consulate’s Ethiopia-...

Dear Shannon, I am struggling financially and must do everything this year to save. I have been trying to cut the cost to insure my car. While every company claims to save you money on car insurance, I find this does not really happen in the long...
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