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News Recap 2

JIS News | March 30, 2015
News Recap March 23 -27
Presenter: Kediesha Watkis
Producer: Aldeen Campbell
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JIS News | July 22, 2019
Economy grows by 1.7 percent in first quarter; significant growth in demand for agriculture products; and Local Government Minister comments Social Development Commission.
Presenter: Anthony Morgan
Producer: Anthony Morgan
JIS News | July 22, 2019
Government supports private sector climate resilience efforts; Jamaicans receive scholarships to study in Canada; and ALEX platform reaping success in Agri sector.
Presenter: Anthony Morgan
Producer: Marion Myrie
JIS News | July 22, 2019
Close to 200 million dollars is to be spent over the next 18 months to install 14 new elevators at hospitals in the South East Regional Health Authority (SERHA). The Victoria Jubilee and Kingston Public Hospitals are to receive 4 new elevators each, with one already commissioned at each hospital. One of two new elevators is also up and running at the Spanish town hospital, while the Bustamante Hospital for Children and Princess Margaret Hospital are to each get an elevator.
Presenter: Anthony Morgan
Producer: Marion Myrie
JIS News | July 22, 2019
The unemployment rate declined to a new record low of 7.8 percent in April 2019. April’s figure is 2 percentage points lower than the 9.8 percent recorded for April 2018. Director General of the Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN), Carol Coy, says the number of persons unemployed in April was 105 thousand 400, a 19.7 percent drop when compared to the same period in 2018.
Presenter: Lorraine Mendez
Producer: Marion Myrie
JIS News | July 19, 2019
5 New Business Incubators to be established; National Land Agency to introduce electronic titling service; and Government committed to providing inclusive education for all children.
Presenter: Anjuii James-Sawyers
Producer: Anjuii James-Sawyers
JIS News | July 18, 2019
IMF’s Jamaica office to remain open after stand-by arrangement ends; Government developing plastic bottle refund scheme; and more than 250 young people to benefit from summer employment under the Citizen Security and Justice Programme.
Presenter: Anthony Morgan
Producer: Anthony Morgan