No visa, no problem! - BRT Weekend goes to Dominican Republic
Jamaica Star

No visa, no problem! - BRT Weekend goes to Dominican Republic

‘Don’t cry over nurses leaving; train more,’ says educator
Jamaica Observer

Mandeville, Manchester — Rather than responding to a migration-spurred shortage of trained registered nurses as if the “sky is falling”, Jamaican authorities should be concentrating on training more nurses,...

Photo: Dominican art
Jamaica Observer

Dr Jose Ares (second right), ambassador of the Dominican Republic to Jamaica, and his wife Sheila (right), last week pose with one of his paintings with Enith Williams (left), Friends of Holy Trinity Cathedral, and the...

Opposition senator calls for implementation of Disabilities Act
Jamaica Observer

OPPOSITION Senator Floyd Morris has called for the Disabilities Act, which was passed in Parliament in October 2014, to be quickly brought into force. Local News Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Photo: Dominican art...

Furious British MP tells Jamaica to take its prisoners
Jamaica Observer

A British parliamentarian is livid that Jamaica refused his country’s £25-million offer to help fund construction of a new prison, allowing nearly 600 Jamaicans incarcerated in the UK to be returned to the island...

This Day in History - February 27, 2017
Jamaica Observer

Today is the 58th day of 2017. There are 307 days left in the year. Local News Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Furious British MP tells Jamaica to take its prisoners...

18-inch water main on Mandela Highway broken again
Jamaica Observer

AN 18-inch water main on Mandela Highway in St Andrew was broken again yesterday, the third time since work to widen the road from four to six lanes has started. Local News Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT This Day in...

Lisa Hanna responds to death threats
Jamaica Observer

DECLARING that she is without fear of reprisal when it comes to women’s and children’s rights, former Youth and Culture Minister Lisa Hanna yesterday lashed her critics, some of whom had sent death threats, for...

Holness adamant that pension, public sector reforms will be implemented
Jamaica Observer

PRIME Minister Andrew Holness says that his ability to complete the long-delayed pension and public sector reforms within his current administration will determine his political legacy. Local News Mon, 27 Feb 2017...

Nutramix targets livestock farmers in special workshops
Jamaica Observer

FARMERS across Jamaica have, since January, been benefiting from a series of workshops conducted by Nutramix. Local News Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Holness adamant that pension, public sector reforms will be...

Dr Janet Dyer proves dreams do come true
Jamaica Observer

DR Janet Dyer’s upbringing was no bed of roses, but today she’s ensuring that the young people she comes in contact with are encouraged to fulfil their dreams. All Woman Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Nutramix...

Government starts ground breaking for new NHT housing schemes
Jamaica Observer

PRIME Minister Andrew Holness last Friday broke ground for the construction of a 1,500-unit housing scheme to be known as The Estuary in Friendship, St James. Local News Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Dr Janet Dyer proves...

PM happy with Government’s achievements so far
Jamaica Observer

Almost a year in the chief executive’s chair, Prime Minister Andrew Holness says he’s happy and proud about a number of the Government’s achievements. Local News Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Government...

All roads lead to Festival RumBahamas
Nassau Guardian

When they say there’s something for everyone, Festival RumBahamas organizers mean that everyone will find something that piques their interest whether it’s rum, food, culture, or an artisan product, as the list...

The man known as Mr. Hurricane
Nassau Guardian

If there were such a thing as a rock star of hurricanes, it would be Wayne Neely. Amongs the “weather set”, he’s become known as “Mr. Hurricane” for his love of weather and weather systems, which...

Obama warns Trump, tells supporters ‘we’ll be okay’
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — Barack Obama vowed to speak up if Donald Trump threatens core US values and reassured Americans “we’ll be okay” yesterday, in a political swansong after eight years as...

Marks commends organisers of scholarship fund
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, DC, USA — Jamaica’s Ambassador to the United States Audrey Marks has lauded the organisers of the Jamaica David “Wagga” Hunt Scholarship fund for providing US$66,000 in support to students...

For third-straight time Earth sets hottest year record
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, DC, USA (AP) — Earth sizzled to a third-straight record hot year in 2016, government scientists said yesterday. Local News Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Marks commends organisers of scholarship fund...

US lifts gun ban
Jamaica Observer

THE United States (US) has resumed the authorisation process for firearm export licences to Jamaica, lifting an almost two-month ban that was imposed in November last year. Local News Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT For...

Jamaica records first case of Zika-related microcephaly?
Jamaica Observer

JAMAICA has recorded its first ‘probable’ case of Zika virus-related microcephaly. Local News Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT US lifts gun ban http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/US-lifts-gun-ban_86953 THE United...

Ganja hidden in onion shipment; men charged
Jamaica Observer

A 64-year-old man, who allegedly tried to ship onions stuffed with 26 pounds of ganja to Antigua, was offered $300,000 bail when he appeared in the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court last Friday. Local News Thu, 19 Jan...

Journalist Peter Abrahams dies at 97
Jamaica Observer

PETER Henry Abrahams, the South African journalist and author who made Jamaica his home in the 1950s, was found dead at his Rock Hall, St Andrew, home yesterday. Local News Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Ganja hidden in...

Jamaican teacher denies TCI child abuse allegations
Jamaica Observer

A Jamaican teacher who is allegedly being sought for deportation from the Turks and Caicos Islands has refuted claims of child abuse made by her employer as unsubstantiated and untrue. Local News Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00...

PNP officials should be questioned in the open, says DPP
Jamaica Observer

THE Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions yesterday urged the Court of Appeal to “err on the side of caution” and uphold the Supreme Court ruling that Opposition Leader Portia Simpson Miller and four...

Haiti leader promises IDs for migrants in Dominican Republic
Jamaica Observer

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Haiti's president-elect is pledging to provide national ID cards to migrants in the neighboring Dominican Republic so they can apply for a legal residency program. Local News...

American Airlines to sell restricted 'basic economy' ticket
Jamaica Observer

DALLAS, Texas (AP) — The evolution of a caste system in the economy cabin of jetliners is deepening, with passengers divided and treated differently based on how much they are willing to pay the airline. Local News...

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