The Editorial Department produces daily news releases, features and articles about the GOJ’s policies and programmes, as well as copy pictures for publication in news papers and its website. 

The JIS Editorial Department

news releases, features and articles


The Editorial Department is expected to assist in the development of a news agency culture, with staff reporters producing content of the highest quality and dispatching information in real time to main stream media via the JIS website.


Christel House Jamaica To Provide Holistic Education For Students In St. Catherine
Christel House Jamaica aims to assist young students in St. Catherine to become well-deserving members of society, though a school ...
Port State Control Ensuring Compliance With International Maritime Standards
Port State Control will have an important role to play in ensuring compliance by ships to the International Maritime Organization (...
Child Resiliency Programme To Benefit From NLPB Donations
The Child Resiliency Programme of the Violence Prevention Alliance is the beneficiary of funds raised at this year’s National ...
Island’s Youngest Junior Mayor Makes Waves
A smattering of mutters were heard in the Mayor’s Chambers at the St. James Municipal Corporation building in Montego ...
PM to deliver statement on CMU soon
Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, is expected to make a full statement outlining the Government’s strategy in ...
Agriculture Ministry Beefing Up Praedial Larceny Unit
The Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, is beefing up the praedial larceny unit in order to enhance its ...
Solar System Now Powers Bengal Pump Station In Trelawny
The National Irrigation Commission (NIC) has commissioned into service a solar-powered system at the Bengal pump station in Rio Bueno, ...
Gov’t Considering Performance-Based Pay For Ministers
Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says Government is considering performance-based pay for ministers as part of measures to ...