KINGSTON, January 25, 2015 -As banana exports increase, the Ministry of Agriculture is moving to ensure that there is steady supply of high quality fruit for the overseas market by utilizing the agro parks as part of the process.
It is the objective of all major countries in the world to have the ability to feed their population, and the objective of Agriculture Minister The Hon. Derrick Kellier to have Jamaica self sufficient in food production is not only laudable but downright sensible.
NEW YORK, NY, Friday January 16, 2015 - Prime Minister Portia Simpson-Miller is expected to represent Jamaica at the first ever Caribbean Energy Security Summit to be hosted by United States Vice President Joe Biden in Washington, DC on January 26, 2015.
WHITE MARL, St. Catherine, January 15, 2015 - Prime Minister Portia Simpson-Miller, has praised LASCO Manufacturing for its $2 billion expansion of its White Marl plant which has so far employed employment of over 300 Jamaicans.
KINGSTON, January 14, 2015 - The Minister of Industry, Investment and Commerce, Anthony Hylton, has tabled a Green Paper on the Special Economic Zones (SEZs) which, he said, was aimed at creating a regime to grow local business and widen access to export markets.
KINGSTON, January 13, 2015 - The Office of the Children’s Registry, OCR, is pleased to announce that preliminary statistics as reported to us by the Missing Person Monitoring Unit (MPMU) of the Jamaica Constabulary (JCF) indicate that there has been a ten percent (10%) decline in the number of children reported missing for the period January to December 2014 when compared to the corresponding period in 2013.