The Honourable Mrs. Icylin Golding signed the Oath of Allegiance and Oath of Office as Custos Rotulorum for the parish of St. Catherine Governor-General, His Excellency the Most Hon. Sir Patrick Allen, presents in a swearing in ceremony held at King’s House on Friday (September 24).
After a bit of a wait, the Jamaican students that are in Cuba will finally receive care packages and essentials. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade has worked with Corporate Jamaica to fill the shipment.
Governor-General Sir Patrick Allen has encouraged newly sworn Judges to the Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court to continue to ensure robust, effective and impartial administration of justice. Speaking at the Swearing-in ceremony at King’s House on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, Sir Patrick said, “It is your responsibility to assure the public that your […]
The Government of Jamaica (GOJ) has embarked on implementing a Global Logistics Hub Initiative. Our geographic location creates a natural advantage for a global logistics hub. The JSEZA is positioning Jamaica to capture a more significant market share. Read about this development in the press release.
The Sandals Foundation continues to find innovative ways to improve the lives of the average Jamaican. One of their latest project was the Great Shape Inc.'s 'Teach the Teachers' Programme which has equipped close to one hundred educators across Westmoreland and Hanover to better naivete the new learning approach. Further information is located in this article.
The 2021 Governor General's Awards celebrates 30 years of recognizing excellence among ordinary Jamaicans who achieve extraordinary milestones. This year 41 recipients were honoured during a virtual ceremony. We are sharing highlights from the Special Award segment of the programme where three recipients were honoured.
The Jamaica Council for Persons With Disability (JCPD) is encouraging individuals with a disability to register and become members. Members are being further prompted to apply and access some of the benefits that are available. Further information is located in this article.
The Sandals Foundation, through Sandals and Beaches brands and its robust marketing machinery has partnered with the non-profit organization 'Pack for a Purpose'. The programme invites travelers to donate 5 pounds of school, medical, hygiene and other needed supplies to their country destination.
Over the last four decades, Garnett Roper has practised as a minister of the Missionary Church in Jamaica. Dr Roper’s life is dedicated to theology and social policy development for marginalized people. His next assignment is in Zambia and nearby countries in Southern Africa, where he will continue to teach, preach and participate in social policy activities.