News by Date

April 2018
« Mar  

News By Month

Click the arrow to filter by date

New-Look JIS Website

The Jamaica Information Service (JIS) is creating additional features on its website, which will allow users, especially students, to be more interactive with them, while keeping abreast of the developments in Government. This disclosure was made by Chief Executive Officer … Continued


Vaz Announces Digicel Internship for CCNA Graduates

Minister without Portfolio in the Office of the Prime Minister with responsibility for Information and Telecommunications, Hon. Daryl Vaz, has announced that Digicel is to establish a yearly internship programme for 10 persons who complete the Cisco Certified Network Associate … Continued


Minister Vaz says New ICT Policy Coming Soon

Minister with responsibility for Information, Telecommunications and Special Projects in the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM), Hon. Daryl Vaz, says that a new Information and Communications Technology (ICT) policy will be tabled in Parliament, soon. Mr. Vaz said that … Continued


Minister Vaz Urges Journalists to be Fair and Objective

Minister with responsibility for Information and Telecommunications, Hon. Daryl Vaz, has urged journalists to remain cognizant of their responsibility to be fair and objective in exercising their duties. “This should be achieved without encroaching on the individual rights of those … Continued


Goodison’s New Book Launched

Jamaican author, Lorna Goodison’s new book, ‘From Harvey River’, had its official United Kingdom (UK) launch, at the Jamaican High Commission in London, last week. The book is a memoir of Ms. Goodson’s mother, Doris. It tells of her life … Continued


Historic Commission of Enquiry Gears to Go

The long awaited Commission of Enquiry into the collapse of financial institutions in Jamaica in the 1990s, is now set to get underway, with the roll-out of the Secretariat to the Commission on Tuesday May 26, in preparation for formal … Continued


Book on Intellectual Property Laws Launched

Jamaica’s laws on Intellectual Property have, for the first time, been compiled into one book, ‘Jamaica: Intellectual Property’, by Attorney-at- Law and Founding Partner of the law firm, Foga Daley, Dianne Daley. The book was published by Kluwer Law International, … Continued


Grange Calls for Better Visa Deal

Minister of Information, Culture, Youth and Sports, Olivia Grange, Friday (April 3), called on countries of the European Community to re-examine current visa regimes, in order to give Jamaican creative personnel easier access to European markets. Speaking on the second … Continued

Page 53 of 55« First...102030...5152535455