Prime Minister Andrew Holness meets with US President; OPM assumes oversight responsibility for Education Ministry; and new governance systems established for Petrojam.
Prime Minister Andrew Holness commits to gender equality as a priority for the government; salutes all women for their efforts in building Jamaica and announces plans to make significant infrastructural improvements to the historic old capital of Spanish Town.
On today’s programme, Prime Minister meets with National Security Council, Celebrates International Women’s Day and Attends Seventh Day Adventist Church Fundraising Banquet.
On today’s programme, Prime Minister attends 30th Intersessional Meeting of the CARICOM Heads of Government in St. Kitts and Nevis. And, Estonia hailed as a model digital society.
Prime Minister opens debate on a bill for compulsory acquisition of 49 percent shares in PetroJam, new Ashenheim Stadium opens at Jamaica College and ground broken for work to begin on Closed Harbour Beach in Montego Bay.
Prime Minister and other Parliamentarians attend the ceremonial opening of parliament, Fayval Williams named new Energy Minister and Bill tabled for full acquisition of Petrojam shares.
Prime Minister meets with agencies directly within his portfolio, announces extension of the Zones of Special Operations and breaks ground for new Hotel in Trelawny.
Prime Minister meets with National Security Council, tours Kingston Freeport Terminal, attends official openings of both the new S Hotel and the Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre.
Prime Minister meets with Leader of the opposition on security matters; social housing component of HOPE programme to be implemented this year; and members of the National Violence commission to be named shortly.
In Jamaica House Weekly, Prime Minister pays tribute to former National Security Minister Dwight Nelson, meets with Churches to discuss States of Public Emergency and; calls on Jamaicans to reinforce the values of a peaceful society.
Reggae girls feted; Gordon Butch Stewart lauded and meeting requested with Opposition Leader on States of Public emergency.
Prime Minister addressed issues stemming from Auditor General’s report on Petrojam; announced plans to improve lockups and secured extensions for the Mount Salem and Denham Town Zones of Special operations.
Prime Minister responds to Auditor General’s report on Petrojam and the Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica; hosts Christmas treat for the elderly; and chairs 18th special meeting of the Conference of CARICOM Heads of Government.
In Jamaica House Weekly: Prime Minister urges Organization of American States to step up efforts to combat illicit small arms and weapons trade; signs energy framework with US Treasury Department; and addresses G20 summit.
We share highlights from the Prime Minister’s latest town hall on today’s edition of Jamaica House Weekly.
Resources allocated to train BPO workers; close to one billion dollars to be spent on National Mitigation Programme and; border security bolstered with new surveillance assets
In Jamaica House Weekly: Government to ramp up use of geographic information systems; Prime Minister meets with World Bank Regional Vice President.
In Jamaica House Weekly: Prime Minister reassures public of commitment to protecting Jamaica’s sovereignty; condemns corporal punishment in schools; and lauds top five finalists in houses of Parliament design competition
Operations of National Housing Trust being fine-tuned; Government to fund new Parliament building and;
Prime Minister congratulates Reggae Girlz on World Cup qualification; announces plans to implement more ZOSOs and OPM makes partial switch to solar energy