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IMF Team Is On The Island For 8th Review

JIS News | May 4, 2015
IMF Team is on the island for 8th Review under extended fund facility,  Parish Councils Need 10 Billion dollars in Property Taxes and JCF Rolls out E-Diary Initiative.
Presenter: Lorraine Mendez
Producer: Cassitta Irving
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JIS News | April 7, 2020
Jamaica’s Ports to Remain Closed for another 14 days, debate on tourism workers pension regulations to begin at next sitting of parliament and government acquiring more ventilators for public health system.
Presenter: Anjuii James Sawyers
Producer: Jermi-Lee Nelson
JIS News | April 6, 2020
Tracking underway for persons who returned to Jamaica between March 18 and 24 but are yet to self-identify; applications for Government’s CARE programme to open on Thursday and; JAMPRO to launch initiatives in the agriculture sector to stimulate economic growth.
Presenter: Lorraine Mendez
Producer: Anthony Morgan
JIS News | April 6, 2020
Government sets up Cabinet COVID 19 taskforce, 58 coronavirus cases now confirmed and harsher penalties announced for travelers who do not report to Health Ministry.  
Presenter: Anthony Morgan
Producer: Andrae Palmer
JIS News | April 5, 2020
The Andrews Memorial Hospital in Kingston is to be used as an extension of the Kingston Public Hospital (KPH) as part of the Government’s effort to bolster the public health system to deal with the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. This follows an agreement between the operators of the privately run hospital and the Ministry of Health and Wellness. Permanent Secretary in the Ministry, Dunstan Bryan, says the agreement will enable KPH to treat more COVID-19 cases.
Presenter: Anjuii James Sawyers
Producer: Andrae Palmer
JIS News | April 4, 2020
Prime Minister Andrew Holness is again proposing a national identification system as part of the Government’s response to COVID-19. This, in relation to current discussions about how to determine beneficiaries under the government’s COVID Allocation of Resources for Employees (CARE) and other relief programmes. Mr. Holness says a national identification system would make identifying beneficiaries easier, making the allocation and dispensation of cash and other benefits more efficient.
Presenter: Vaughn Davis
Producer: Andrae Palmer
JIS News | April 3, 2020
Cuban medical personnel to be deployed within public health infrastructure; Tourism Stakeholders supporting COVID 19 recovery efforts; and UDC activates COVID-19 emergency response plan.
Presenter: Anjuii James Sawyers
Producer: Jermi-Lee Nelson
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