Education
Student Teachers Receive Spanish Scholarships | read more
Spanish Ambassador and Spanish-Jamaican Foundation (SJF) President, His Excellency Anibal Abascal Jimenez (centre); presents a scholarship cheque for $1 million to Chairman of the Modern Languages Board of Studies, Teachers Colleges of Jamaica, Aracelis Anedu (2nd right), during a ceremony on Thursday (November 20),  at  Sam Sharpe Teachers’ College in Granville, St. James. Twenty student teachers pursuing Spanish courses at Sam Sharpe, Church and Shortwood teachers colleges, will benefit from the award. Others (from left) are: Principal of Sam Sharpe Teachers’ College,  Dr. Ashburn Pinnock; Language Lecturer at the college, Malbis Aranda; and SJF Project Manager, Vanessa Meggoe.
Community
Jamaicans Urged to Help the Homeless | read more
Custos of Kingston, Hon. Steadman Fuller (right), and Inspector of the Poor for Kingston and St. Andrew, Elaine Walker, listen keenly to a point being made by Town Clerk, Robert Hill, during the official launch of the Friends of the Marie Atkins Night Shelter Benevolent Society on November 21, on the grounds of the downtown Kingston-based facility.
Finance
0.5 to 1.5 Per Cent Growth for December Quarter | read more
Planning Institute of Jamaica (PIOJ) Director General, Colin Bullock (right), addressing journalists at the agency’s quarterly media briefing, at its New Kingston  head office on Wednesday (August 20). Listening keenly is Director for the PIOJ’s Economic Planning,  Research, and Policy Logistics Division, James Stewart.
Education
Human Trafficking to be Taught in Secondary Schools | read more
Minister of Justice and Government Senator, Hon. Mark Golding.
Culture
National Child Month Committee Hosts Parenting Forum | read more
Registrar at the Office of the Children’s Registry (OCR), Greig Smith.

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