Information
AAAJ Commits to Support Ebola and Chik-V Public Education Campaign | read more
Minister with Responsibility for Information, Senator the Hon. Sandrea Falconer (right), converses with Advertising Agencies Association of Jamaica (AAJ) President, Arnold Foote, Jr., during the entity’s 2013 Media of the Year Awards Luncheon, held at the Terra Nova Hotel, St. Andrew, on October 22.  Senator Falconer delivered the keynote address.
Governor General
GG Launches Youth Consultative Conference on Logistics Hub | read more
Governor-General, His Excellency the Most Hon. Sir. Patrick Allen delivering the keynote address at the launch of the 2014 Youth Consultative Conference, at the Sea Gardens Beach Resort in Montego Bay, on October 22. The conference was held under the theme: ‘Confident youth: making a strong future through the global logistics hub’, and was attended by over 100 student leaders drawn from schools across Western Jamaica.
Health
Health Minister Re-Assures Jamaicans | read more
National Security Minister, Hon. Peter Bunting (left), listens as Acting Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Health, Dr. Kevin Harvey, outlines details of Jamaica’s Ebola response and preparedness, during Sagicor Life Jamaica Limited’s $4.3 million cheque presentation to the Passport Immigration and Citizenship Agency (PICA), to purchase  a state-of-the-art thermal temperature scanner, for placement at Montego Bay’s Sangster International Airport. The  donation was handed over at the financial entity’s New Kingston head office, on October 21.
Health
Guidelines Issued to Funeral Establishments | read more
Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Fenton Ferguson (left), hands over guidelines for the operation of funeral establishments, and mortuaries, to President of the  Funeral Directors' Association, Melvin Honeyghan (right), at his Downtown Kingston offices, on October 21. Looking on is Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Marion Bullock DuCasse.
Security
JDF Members to Benefit from Advanced Training | read more
Minister of National Security, Hon. Peter Bunting (left), and Chile’s Ambassador to Jamaica, His Excellency Eduardo Bonilla, symbolically exchange documents containing the Defence Technical Agreement, signed on October 21 between both countries, at the Ministry of National Security, Oxford Road, in St. Andrew.

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