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Gov't continues dialogue with bauxite industry amid falloff in global price

Mining Minister, Robert Montague, says his Ministry continues to have dialogue with key players in the local bauxite industry amid global concerns over the price of bauxite/alumina on the international market. In a statement this afternoon,…

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All in place for smooth start to upcoming school year, says McLean

Acting Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Dr Grace McLean, says that all is in place to ensure a seamless start to the 2019/2020 academic year. McLean noted that funds have been disbursed for the renovation of several institutions…

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All in place for smooth start to upcoming school year, says McLean

Acting Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Dr Grace McLean, says that all is in place to ensure a seamless start to the 2019/2020 academic year. McLean noted that funds have been disbursed for the renovation of several institutions…

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All in place for smooth start to upcoming school year, says McLean

Acting Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Dr Grace McLean, says that all is in place to ensure a seamless start to the 2019/2020 academic year. McLean noted that funds have been disbursed for the renovation of several institutions…

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Health Ministry launches enhanced vector control programme

The Ministry of Health and Wellness has officially launched its Enhanced Vector Control Programme as it continues the fight against mosquito-borne illnesses. The programme will engage 1,000 temporary workers, who will join more than 200 permanent…

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Health Ministry launches enhanced vector control programme

The Ministry of Health and Wellness has officially launched its Enhanced Vector Control Programme as it continues the fight against mosquito-borne illnesses. The programme will engage 1,000 temporary workers, who will join more than 200 permanent…

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Health Ministry launches enhanced vector control programme

The Ministry of Health and Wellness has officially launched its Enhanced Vector Control Programme as it continues the fight against mosquito-borne illnesses. The programme will engage 1,000 temporary workers, who will join more than 200 permanent…

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Jamaican lottery scammer gets almost 3 years imprisonment in US

A Jamaican man described as a major player in the lottery scam has been sentenced to nearly three years in a United States (US) prison. Oraine Gray, 23, was yesterday ordered by a judge in the state of Indiana to serve 34 months after he pleaded…

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World's largest cruise ship to visit Jamaica next year

Symphony of the Seas, the world’s largest cruise ship, is slated to make its inaugural call to Jamaica next year. With a carrying capacity of 6,680 passengers, the 228,081-tonne ship is expected to dock in Falmouth, Trelawny, on May 19, 2020…

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New facility for children leaving state care

Exiting wards of the state will have the opportunity to reside at a new apartment complex in Mona, St Andrew, come September. The Transitional Living Programme for Children in State Care caters to students who will be pursuing tertiary or…

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