Jamaica is at it again with our firsts. This time the first is recognising the continuous, positive impact that Jamaicans have in Paterson, New Jersey. Its located on the corner of Amistad Park, which carries rebellious history. What was once named Veerland Avenue is now called Jamaica Way.
The years of service that Brian Wallace has lived has new dividends. He has been appointed the new Permanent Representative to the United Nations. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade made the announcement.
A new Honorary Investment Advisor has come on board. He will spend his time in Miami assisting people in the United State increase or get started investing in the Jamaican economy.
Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator the Honourable Kamina Johnson Smith, has announced the appointment of Her Excellency Janice Miller as Ambassador of Jamaica to the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), effective June 30, 2021. Minister Johnson Smith said, “I am pleased with the appointment of Ambassador Miller, whose commitment to realising the goals of […]
Jamaican architect Nina Cooke John will be designing the new Harriet Tubman monument mounted in Newark, New Jersey. The Tubman monument will replace a statue of Christopher Columbus, which officials removed from Washington Square.
Jamaica showed up to Harvard with our Caribbean family and aced the same exam given to law students. We showed up and showed why we have such a hold on the entertainment industry. More and more individuals should take on this challenge and benefit from the knowledge.
Following the Tablet and Laptop Initiative’s launch under the theme-A Device for Every Child – Bridging the Digital Divide, the Consulate General of Jamaica, New York, secured approximately USD 150,000 or JMD 21,825,000 towards this important project. According to Consul General Alsion Roach Wilson who thanked key partners and friends, “the initiative, is aimed at […]
In response to the ongoing need to provide Jamaican children with electronic devices such as tablets and laptops for distance learning, Consul General Oliver Mair will host a Christmas fundraising initiative. The event titled “Mek di Pickney Dem Smile” will feature a Virtual Concert and Telethon, to be held on Sunday, December 20th, 6:00 to […]
It is always a pleasure to see the world reach for the best and the brightest, and they end up Jamaican. We salute you Dr Walcott for this major honour and wish you well with continued success.