Persons With Disabilities Can Work
Dominica Vibes

Press Release The Achievement learning Centre is raising an awareness for the inclusion of persons with disabilities being employed in the public and private sector. “Persons with disabilities include those who have...

Multilateralism is a key element in promoting the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
Jamaica Observer

The end of last year and the start of the current one were marked by major changes and enormous uncertainties, although there were also some notable advances and great opportunities, both at the global level and for Latin...

Entrepreneurs of a new order
Jamaica Observer

It was encouraging to read the journey of Yoni Epstein in the Sunday Finance magazine of the Sunday Observer, April 16, 2017. His story is one of inspiration to Jamaican entrepreneurs. Local Opinion Tue, 25 Apr 2017...

Preventing the pain of road deaths
Jamaica Observer

The tragic death of Olympian and Jamaica record holder Germaine Mason is a stark reminder that motorcyclists represent a high percentage of Jamaica’s road fatalities. Thirty-four-year-old Mason lost his life early...

Our priorities are all screwed up
Jamaica Observer

The curtains came down recently on the Inter-secondary Schools’ Sports Association’s 107th Boys’ and Girls’ championships at the National Stadium in Kingston, Jamaica, with Calabar High School...

The CCJ and Cabral Douglas v The Commonwealth of Dominica
Jamaica Observer

The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) in its capacity as an international tribunal with sole authority for interpreting and applying the Revised Treaty of Chaguaramas (RTC) recently denied an application by Cabral Douglas...

Women as political leaders — not a gender issue
Jamaica Observer

Modern history is showered with women as political leaders and heads of government. When women first emerged in these roles, it was regarded as ‘breaking a glass ceiling’ — a breakthrough for the female...

Unhappy jolt for those who ‘bun bad lamp’ for Jamaica
Jamaica Observer

If you close your eyes to facts, you will learn through accidents. — Congolese proverb Local Opinion Sun, 23 Apr 2017 02:00:00 GMT Women as political leaders — not a gender issue...

Panel discussion on Dominica’s economy slated for Fort Young Hotel
Dominica News Online

Panel Discussion on the Dominica Economy planned for Fort Young Hotel – this Friday Evening As something of a “precursor/ build-up” to the major consultation on the country’s ability to pay higher...

Digicel Play to reward customers with shopping sprees
Jamaica Observer

New and existing Digicel Play customers could find themselves on the winning end of a MegaMart shopping spree, valued at up to $100,000, from now until May 31. Local News Wed, 12 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT Oversubscribed...

CARPHA says Caribbean Regulatory System will help improve patient care in the region
Jamaica Observer

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — The Trinidad-based Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) says the establishment of a Caribbean Regulatory System (CRS) will improve conditions for patients in the region to receive...

Bahamians vote for new government on May 10
Jamaica Observer

NASSAU, Bahamas (CMC) – Prime Minister Perry Christie yesterday announced May 10 as the date for the general election in the Caribbean Community country. Local News Wed, 12 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT CARPHA says Caribbean...

Award-winning SDC officer urges parents to get children involved in community service
Jamaica Observer

A call has been made for parents to involve their children in community service as a means of building their social skills and volunteerism. Local News Wed, 12 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT Bahamians vote for new government on...

PHOTO: ‘Busy’ delivers to Boys’ Town All-Age
Jamaica Observer

Above: Philanthropist Clive “Busy” Campbell observes with pleasure the excitement of the these Boys’ Town All-Age School students as they work on this computer, which he presented to them, along with a...

PHOTO: Up in flames
Jamaica Observer

 Fire destroys the last bit of this house in New Haven, Kingston, after it went up in flames yesterday morning shortly after 7:00, leaving a man and his grandson homeless. An estimate of the damage was not immediately...

US citizens, green card holders must file an income tax return
Jamaica Observer

Q: I heard that it’s tax season in the United States. How do I know if I should file taxes and what should I do? Local News Wed, 12 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT PHOTO: Up in flames...

HEART Trust/NTA increases grant to SLB from $100 million to $200 million
Jamaica Observer

THE HEART Trust/NTA has increased its grant to the Students’ Loan Bureau (SLB) by 100 per cent to provide support for students pursuing technical, vocational, education and training (TVET) programmes at the tertiary...

Doctors want focus on benefits of ganja instead of profits
Jamaica Observer

THE Medical Association of Jamaica (MAJ) has slammed the focus on profits instead of studying the benefits of marijuana since its decriminalisation two years ago. Local News Wed, 12 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT HEART Trust/NTA...

‘Baby snatcher’ case going to Supreme Court
Jamaica Observer

THE case involving the woman who had pleaded guilty to snatching a newborn from the University Hospital of the West Indies last December is to be transferred to the Supreme Court, after it emerged last Friday that the...

Williams invites pharmacists to discuss concerns
Jamaica Observer

MINISTER of state in the Ministry of Finance Fayval Williams has invited a delegation of pharmacists to discuss pressing concerns with ministry personnel. Local News Wed, 12 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT ‘Baby snatcher’...

Principal breaks silence as Cumberland High woes continue
Jamaica Observer

Principal of Cumberland High School Michael Brydson yesterday defended himself against reports that he physically abused one of his students during a confrontation at the St Catherine school last Friday. Local News Wed,...

Property tax cut
Jamaica Observer

The Government yesterday announced reductions of 0.5 to 0.9 per cent in property tax rates, responding to public pressure that mushroomed after it announced the new rates several weeks ago. Local News Wed, 12 Apr 2017...

Government wins ‘division’ in the House
Jamaica Observer

The Government survived a scare from the Opposition in the House of Representatives yesterday by easily defeating a “No” vote against a Bill confirming changes to the controversial property tax adjustments...

Government happy with low support for T&T’s ‘Day of Resistance’
Jamaica Observer

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — The Trinidad and Tobago Government Monday welcomed the decision of public workers to blank a call by their union to participate in a “Day of Resistance”, saying the rejection...

Children’s advocate warns parents about online suicide game
Jamaica Observer

Children Advocate Diahann Gordon Harrison is urging parents to be extremely vigilant in monitoring their children’s social media usage, as reports surface worldwide about the emergence of a new suicide game called...

Jamamica hoping to replicate US professor’s Prison-to-College programme
Jamaica Observer

An American professor is now in Jamaica talking with officials to replicate a university programme she designed and implemented at John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York for prisoners. Local News Wed, 12 Apr...

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