Denham Town residents welcome ZOSO
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Denham Town residents this morning welcomed the declaration of the area as a Zone of Special Operation."It will make sense; the place will come under order. It will make a lot of changes," one...

LOCAL FORECAST Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Go Jamaica

There is a Tropical Wave just west of Jamaica, and a Trough across the central Caribbean. The Trough is expected to linger across the area for the next few days.

Junction cleared, but motorists warned to be careful
Jamaica Gleaner

The National Works Agency (NWA) is urging continued caution by motorists using the Junction roadway, which connects St Mary and St Andrew.

Climate resilient practices important to housing sector — Chang
Jamaica Observer

ST ANDREW, Jamaica — Minister without Portfolio, with responsibility for Water, Works and Housing, Dr Horace Chang says the housing sector must be governed by meaningful regulations and actions, which will ensure the...

ONLINE READERS COMMENT: The Bible and beating children
Jamaica Observer

Dear editor,Let us hear what the Bible says about beating children and settle this matter once and for all; because, if we go with the Word of God, we can't be wrong.This is what the Bible says: "Don't spare the rod and...

HEART, NYS, JFLL and Apprenticeship Board to merge under Ministry of Education
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Heart Trust NTA, the National Youth Service (NYS), the Jamaican Foundation for Lifelong Learning (JFLL) and the Apprenticeship board will be merged under the Ministry of Education.According to...

J'can security advisor inducted in US Army College Hall-of-Fame
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Jamaica's National Security Advisor Major General Antony Anderson was inducted to the US Army Command and General Staff College (CGSC) International Hall of Fame (IHOF) last week.The US army...

Immigration Corner | How can I stay in Canada?
Jamaica Gleaner

Dear Ms Powell,I am on long leave from my job in Jamaica and I visited Canada in June. I met a really nice guy and I have been staying with him and helping him in his business - not for money, just as a friend. I'm just...

Immigration Corner | Entered legally but now undocumented
Jamaica Gleaner

It is unknown how many undocumented Jamaicans are in the United States, but overall, it is estimated that there are between 10-12 million undocumented persons living in America. There are currently several pathways to...

Accused persons urged to take advantage of Sentence-Reduction Day
Jamaica Gleaner

Attorneys and accused persons are being strongly urged to take advantage of the Supreme Court's second instalment of the Sentence Reduction Day initiative on Thursday and Friday of this week.On Thursday, the programme...

Gov't orders audit of community standpipes
Jamaica Gleaner

Local Government and Community Development Minister Desmond McKenzie says that the ministry plans to conduct an audit of community standpipes islandwide that are managed by municipal corporations as part of measures to...

MoBay's quarantine unit & export centre satisfactory - Samuda
Jamaica Gleaner

Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture, and Fisheries Karl Samuda said that he was impressed and highly satisfied with the quality of operations at the Ministry's Plant Quarantine Unit and Export Centre, at the...

Teachers trained to assist students with behaviour issues
Jamaica Gleaner

The Catherine Hall Primary and Infant School is the latest in a series of schools to benefit from an initiative by the Citizen Security and Justice Programme (CSJP) III aimed at building the capacity of school...

Spain ideal partner for Jamaica - Ambassador Bessa
Jamaica Gleaner

Spanish Ambassador to Jamaica Josep Maria Bosch Bessa says that his country is the ideal foreign partner Jamaica needs to achieve its target of five per cent gross domestic product (GDP) growth over a four-year period.He...

Government targeting significant reduction of NCDs
Jamaica Gleaner

Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade Minister Kamina Johnson Smith says the Government is targeting a significant reduction in the incidence of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) through policies promoting healthier lifestyles...

Tony Vendryes | Ackees & avocados - two unique fruits
Jamaica Gleaner

Ackees and avocados are two unique fruits in that both have a high fat content, a very unusual feature for a fruit. The misinformed anti-fat propaganda has used this to claim that eating these foods may be...

Local gov't minister urges corporations to collect fees
Jamaica Gleaner

Local Government and Community Development Minister Desmond McKenzie is urging Municipal Corporations to maximise the revenue-generating potential from the requisite payment of fees by businesses and residents for...

Growth & Jobs | Keeping Jamaicans employed - JAMPRO and HEART prepare workforce for BPO job surge
Jamaica Gleaner

More Jamaicans will soon be able to take advantage of the many employment opportunities in the fast-growing business process outsourcing (BPO) sector through training initiatives spearheaded by JAMPRO, the national trade...

Growth & Jobs | Mushroom industry sprouting in central Jamaica
Jamaica Gleaner

More than five years ago, Pauline Smith, a returning resident of George North, near Spaldings, Manchester, founded the Network of Women for Food Security, a specially authorised society registered with the cooperatives...

Competition for young poets
Jamaica Observer

The country's young poets are being invited to submit entries for the newly established Poet Laureate of Jamaica and Helen Zell Young Writers' Prize for Poetry.

Nation honours 257 for outstanding service
Jamaica Observer

 Two hundred and fifty-seven Jamaicans received national honours and awards yesterday at the annual investiture and awards ceremony held on the laws of King's House in St Andrew.Eighty of those were from the...

Late Observer vendor hailed as a pleasant man, excellent chef
Jamaica Observer

JACKSON TOWN, Trelawny — Scores of mourners from all walks of life turned out at Jackson Town Seventh-day Adventist Church on Sunday to bid their final farewell to Owen Ramsay, the Jamaica Observer's top newspaper...

Spirited performances at Portland Heroes' Day ceremony
Jamaica Observer

PORT ANTONIO, Portland — Spirited cultural performances in tribute to the island's national heroes were delivered yesterday morning by Drapers Basic School's Unique Group and Port Antonio Theatre Group at the annual...

Hero nurse
Jamaica Observer

Davia Romano Tucker's act of bravery in helping to save the life of four children at Bustamante Hospital for Children first came to light on January 12 when news broke of a fire at the hospital.Yesterday, her selflessness...

Millions owed to NWC for water supplied through community standpipes, McKenzie says audit to be done
Jamaica Gleaner

Local Government Minister Desmond McKenzie says the ministry, through municipal corporations, owes close to $800 million to the National Water Commission (NWC) for water supplied...

I'm just happy, says Tremayne Brown on receiving the Badge of Honour for Gallantry
Jamaica Gleaner

Tremayne Brown, the rescuer of a drowning boy in Trench Town, Kingston, received the Badge of Honour for Gallantry at King's House...

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