AGD modernises service for pensioners
Jamaica Gleaner

The Accountant General's Department (AGD), the central government body responsible for administering salaries and making most payments for ministries, Departments, and agencies, has been modernising its system to provide...

Climate Change & Water: Jamaica accelerates work on new water policy
Jamaica Gleaner

With climate threats to the water sector a clear and present danger - including reduced rainfall levels that have dried up freshwater sources in recent months - Jamaica is accelerating work on its new draft water policy...

Dear Counsellor: Virgin deception
Jamaica Gleaner

Q: I feel deceived by my wife. When we were dating, she told me she was a virgin. I had my doubts, but still believed her. We had sex while we were dating. She got pregnant and we got married quickly, before the baby was...

Immigration Corner: Who can 'countersign'?
Jamaica Gleaner

Dear Mr Bassie,I am planning to apply for a British passport and would like some advice as to who is able to countersign passport applications and photographs.- GSDear GS,Some passport applications and photos must be...

Immigration Corner: What can she do without 'papers'?
Jamaica Gleaner

Dear Mrs Walker-Huntington,Someone left Jamaica at three months old and is now 17. The person was raised in America, but was given a new name, and has no birth paper or records in the American system apart from school...

Forbes Names PartnerRe As “Most Trustworthy”
Bernews

PartnerRe Ltd., a leading international reinsurer with a large presence in Bermuda, has been recognized by Forbes magazine as America’s Most...

Lighthouse Medical Introduces New Products
Bernews

Lighthouse Medical Supplies Ltd has announced that it now offers mobility and pressure prevention products, with new product categories including...

Division of Special Services to Host Back to School Conference
St Croix Source

The Virgin Islands Department of Education Division of Special Services, St. Croix District, will host its 2015 Back to School Conference on Sept. 4 for all special education staff, including teachers, paraprofessionals,...

Soccer Men’s League Gives Breakdown of Games
St Croix Source

The following are the scores of the Men’s League games played on St. Croix and St. Thomas during the weekend of Aug. 29 and Aug. 30. read more

Government orders evacuation of hard-hit village
Jamaica Observer

ROSEAU, Dominica (CMC) — The Dominica Government has ordered the evacuation of the entire village of Petite Savanne, south-east of here, where five more bodies were discovered Sunday following the passage of Tropical...

Study finds Haitian children suffering from intestinal parasites
Jamaica Observer

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti (CMC) — A study has found that a significant number of Haitian children suffer from some kind of intestinal parasites.

This Day in History— September 1
Jamaica Observer

Today is the 244th day of 2015. There 121 days left in the year.

ACP places emphasis on poverty eradication
Jamaica Observer

MACAO (CMC) — Secretary General of the African Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) grouping, Dr P I Gomes says the ACP Group has placed primary emphasis on strengthening sustainable development activities and poverty...

Going with the FLOW
Jamaica Observer

These little ones — Kiana Garvin (left), Riana Garvin, and Nathan Gordon -- have a good time at the former LIME store, rebranded FLOW, on Half-Way-Tree Road in Kingston, yesterday. The rebranding follows the recent...

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