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  • Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller will take vacation leave between today, Tuesday, July 21 and Friday, July 24. The Prime Minister will return to office this Saturday, July 25.
  • While the Prime Minister is out of office, the Hon. Robert Pickersgill, Minister of Water, Land, Environment and Climate Change will oversee the Government.
  • National Security Minister Peter Bunting is currently in Washington DC in the United States for a series of meetings at the Department of Homeland Security.

Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller will take vacation leave between today, Tuesday, July 21 and Friday, July 24. The Prime Minister will return to office this Saturday, July 25.

While the Prime Minister is out of office, the Hon. Robert Pickersgill, Minister of Water, Land, Environment and Climate Change will oversee the Government.

Meanwhile, National Security Minister Peter Bunting is currently in Washington DC in the United States for a series of meetings at the Department of Homeland Security.

While Minister Bunting is away on Government of Jamaica business overseas, the Hon. Phillip Paulwell, Minister of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining will oversee the National Security portfolio.