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.


Increase In Women Securing Employment
Data from the Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN) show that the number of women securing employment is gradually increasing. According ...
15 Greenwich Town Fishers Get Boat Engines
Fifteen fishers from the Greenwich Town fishing village in Kingston are now the beneficiaries of new boat engines, which will ...
Two Prominent Montego Bay Schools Reopen Successfully
Students from two prominent St. James schools, Corinaldi Avenue Primary and the Montego Bay Infant School, were abuzz with excitement ...
CDC And SDC Partner To Construct Home For Elderly Woman
The Warsop Community Development Committee (CDC) in Trelawny and the Social Development Commission (SDC) have joined hands and heart to ...
Food Security A Top Priority Of The Government
Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Pearnel Charles Jr. says Jamaica’s food security is a top priority for the ...
PHOTOS: ‘Stop Human Trafficking’ Visual And Performing Arts Competition Awards Ceremony
SOUTHCOM Commander Makes Historic Visit to Jamaica
U.S. Army General (GEN) Laura Richardson, who made history as the first woman to lead United States Southern Command (...
Agriculture Minister Encourages Youth Involvement in the Sector

Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Pearnel Charles Jr. says it is important to engage the youth ...

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