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In the true spirit of Christmas, the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission , through its Visual Arts Competition and Exhibition, has launched the 'Mek It An' Share It' initiative.
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The Brazilian ambassador to Jamaica is urging the local private sector to look to his country for market opportunities and as a conduit to joint-venture initiatives in other jurisdictions.
WESLEY Hughes says that the Petrocaribe Development Fund continues to monitor the value gained from pumping $1.3 billion into the political Jamaica Emergency Employment Programme .
When Richard Morrison was extradited to the United States on June 12, 1991, he had filed a notice for leave to appeal to the United Kingdom Privy Council to challenge an alleged breach of the Extradition Act.
Along with Lee "Scratch" Perry and mentor King Tubby, Overton Brown helped create and shape the genre known as dub.
Full appreciation is due to Jamaica's Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, AJ Nicholson , for taking the initiative to invite Trinidad and Tobago's Foreign Minister Winston Dookeran for talks over travel and trade issues that had reached boiling point between the two Caribbean Community countries.
"The United States has no business lecturing anybody about sexual morality. America has rampant abortions, rampant promiscuity, and I stand wholeheartedly with Jamaicans and encourage you all to hold to your beliefs, " LaBarbera told The Gleaner.
Professor Trevor Munroe, executive director, National Integrity Action, greets Zaila McCalla, chief justice, at the National Integrity Action second anniversary gathering to commemorate International Anti-Curruption Day at the Jamaica Conference Centre yesterday.
An Ananda Alert has been activated for 15-year-old Daena-Gai Williams of Bogue Village in Montego Bay, St James, who has been missing since Sunday, December 1. She is of fair complexion, slim build and is about 163 centimetres tall.
Religious leaders have often come out against the lifestyle of homosexuals, also called gays, but one clergyman yesterday defended them, saying he was disappointed that more Christians were not speaking out against the injustices faced by the men, who are often scorned by the society.
I travel a lot, but don't belong to any airline club because it costs too much and luckily most of my layover time in airports isn't that long.
The traditional Jamaican canoe is almost five meters long and contains 1,357 resin figures that represent enslaved Africans who were transported to the country.
Justices of the Peace were on Saturday given a reminder of the pivotal oversight role they must play in ensuring justice for all, by balancing the rights of citizens against the powers of arrest enjoyed by members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force and its auxiliaries.
Dear Sir: Despite having "updated" its constitution the Jamaican political ruling class chose to maintain the "savings clause" mechanism in its new update, which makes anachronistic and oppressive colonial laws still valid.
"Them always do a good job; they never fail to perform at their best." a man said to no one in particular as he edged closer to the improvised stage.
A warning has been issued to the nation that continued dependence on the service sector alone could be a death sentence for the local economy if efforts are not made to, among other needs, locate or develop more experienced mechanical engineers to help oil the wheels of the productive sector.