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Probe Petrojam - Christie says integrity body should investigate

Gleaner on June 22nd, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Former Contractor General Greg Christie has said that the relevant oversight body should send a team to investigate allegations of corruption and nepotism at Petrojam, the state-owned oil refinery.Christie told The Gleaner yesterday that the…

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Holness: digital revolution inevitable - Government preparing - country

Gleaner on June 22nd, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Pointing to the unavoidable and inevitable digitalisation of the Jamaican society, Prime Minister Andrew Holness says that his administration is laying the foundation for a digital makeover that will have a jaw-dropping effect on life.Holness, who…

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Education ministry awards top GSAT scholars

Gleaner on June 22nd, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Jayden Clarke was bubbling with excitement as he watched the proceedings at a ceremony to award students who registered exemplary performances in the Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT) at the National Arena in Kingston yesterday.The young, bright…

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Education ministry awards top GSAT scholars

Gleaner on June 22nd, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Jayden Clarke was bubbling with excitement as he watched the proceedings at a ceremony to award students who registered exemplary performances in the Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT) at the National Arena in Kingston yesterday.The young, bright…

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Education ministry awards top GSAT scholars

Gleaner on June 22nd, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Jayden Clarke was bubbling with excitement as he watched the proceedings at a ceremony to award students who registered exemplary performances in the Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT) at the National Arena in Kingston yesterday.The young, bright…

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One in four Jamaican women physically abused - Survey

Gleaner on June 22nd, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

One in four women in Jamaica has been physically abused by a male partner, and one in five has reported being sexually abused before reaching 18 years old.These are just some of the findings of the Women’s Health Survey 2016, which was launched…

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One in four Jamaican women physically abused - Survey

Gleaner on June 22nd, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

One in four women in Jamaica has been physically abused by a male partner, and one in five has reported being sexually abused before reaching 18 years old.These are just some of the findings of the Women’s Health Survey 2016, which was launched…

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Chang applying strategies to secure crime-fighting gains

Gleaner on June 22nd, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Attributing a reduction in the country’s homicide rate mainly to states of emergency and the zones of special operations (ZOSOs) implemented across the island, Security Minister Dr Horace Chang yesterday said that his ministry was looking at long-…

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Chang applying strategies to secure crime-fighting gains

Gleaner on June 22nd, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Attributing a reduction in the country’s homicide rate mainly to states of emergency and the zones of special operations (ZOSOs) implemented across the island, Security Minister Dr Horace Chang yesterday said that his ministry was looking at long-…

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UWI to house centre for tracking tourism disruptions

Gleaner on June 22nd, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Jamaica’s tourism sector and, by extension, the worldwide tourism industry, is to benefit from the setting up of a global centre for tourism resilience and crisis management centre, says Tourism Minister Edmond Bartlett.The purpose of the centre…

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