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The National Water Commission (NWC) is reporting that it is using emergency contracting and procurement procedures to implement an interim measure to provide more water to areas impacted by the unrepairable break on the Ferry Transmission Pipeline...

Spokesperson on Gender Affairs Natalie Neita says the opposition wants the government to introduce a programme to assist at-risk families with coping mechanisms to lessen the frequency of domestic violence. In a statement today, Neita expressed...

Former councillor of the Ensom City Division in St Catherine Barrington Bailey was today granted $150,000 bail when he appeared in the St Catherine Parish Court. The 40-year-old is charged with illegal possession of a firearm. In making the bail...

The National Water Commission (NWC) is reporting that it has initiated emergency contracting and procurement procedures to speed up the restoration efforts for the pipeline damaged as a result of the collapse of the Airy Castle Road Bridge. The...

The Government has allocated $35.872 million to a project to increase Jamaica Post’s ability to control and improve mail processing and handling. This is outlined in the 2019/2020 Estimates of Expenditure, now before the House of...

As the manufacturer of organic fertilisers, Hugh Johnson has been protecting the environment and saving the Government millions of dollars in the process.Johnson is the managing director of Johnson’s and Son Organic Fertiliser Company Limited, which produces organic fertilisers, fungicide and insecticide...

A panel of professionals in the business and finance sector agreed recently that having a flexi-work arrangement in place could increase innovation in Jamaica...

Jamaican Film and Animation studios participated in the Kidscreen Summit, an event focused on facilitating business in the global children’s entertainment industry. The film industry promotion mission was part of the Business of...

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has sought to explain that the move to compulsorily acquire Venezuela's shares in Petrojam is purely economic. Holness was speaking in the House of Representatives as he...

Health Minister Dr Christopher Tufton says that based on current statistics, the country is likely to miss a global HIV/AIDS target on persons knowing their status, accessing treatment, and living healthier lives.
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