KINGSTON, Jamaica, January 22, 2020 - Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the Government of Jamaica will move to implement the Greater Infrastructure Development Programme (GIDP) on the conclusion of the Major Infrastructure Development Programme (MIDP), to promote productivity, connectivity, and protection of the environment in the development of Port Royal.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, January 22, 2020 - In a little over a 12-month period, our country Jamaica has played host to 2 successive US secretaries of state: Former head of multi-national Exxon oil company Rex Tillerson, and yesterday, we rolled out the red carpet’ for his successor and former head of the infamous spy agency, the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), Michael Pompeo.
KINGSTON, November 20, 2019 - Prime Minister Andrew Holness says “cooperation between Jamaica and the People’s Republic of China will enable the country to strategically connect opportunities with resources to achieve inclusive growth, increase meaningful job creation and lift our peoples out of poverty in an “open, green and clean, as well as a high-standard, sustainable and people-centered” way.”
Kingston, Jamaica, November 11, 2019: The island is mourning the passing of two former parliamentarians: Douglas Vaz, a former JLP cabinet minister and the PNP's Wendell "Bull Bull" Stewart who represented the North Trelawny constituency in Parliament.
KINGSTON, Oct. 17, 2019 - Prime Minister Andrew Holness says that the current business environment in Jamaica is the best it has been in decades as businesses reported profits that exceeded their expectations in the last quarter.
KINGSTON, OCTOBER 16, 2019 - The House of Representatives has voted to extend the states of emergency in the island's three western Jamaica parishes of Westmoreland, Hanover, and St. James, in addition to Clarendon and St. Catherine, for another 90 days.