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    Jamaica’s All-time Leading Goal Scorer Luton Shelton Is Dead
    Jamaica’s all-time leading goal scorer Luton Shelton is dead. Shelton was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig’s disease in 2018 over a year
JHTA: Paying for vaccination of hotel staff will strengthen Jamaica’s marketability amid Covid
The Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association, JHTA, believes the move to pay for vaccination of hotel staff will strengthen
More households received remittances last year, than in 2019
There has been an increase in the number of Jamaican households that have been receiving remittances. According to a recent study, some
MOCA to be designated an independent agency, effective April 1
  The Major Organised Crime and Anti-corruption Agency (MOCA) will be legally designated as an independent agency of the Ministry
Gov’t to pay $21 million in legal fees for cops
  Cabinet has approved a contribution of $21 million towards the legal fees of 5 police officers who now have cases in court.
Alleged gunmen killed in shootout with police
  Two alleged gunmen were shot and killed by the police, during an armed confrontation in Portmore, St. Catherine, this afternoon.
JHTA to pay for Covid vaccines for hotel staff
Several Jamaican hotels have signed on to a programme being spearheaded by the Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association (JHTA) which will
STATIN: Unemployment rate increased by 3.5 per cent in October 2020, compared to October 2019
Jamaica’s unemployment rate grew by 3.5 per cent in October 2020 compared to October 2019. Speaking during a press briefing this
Pilot for 2022 Census to begin next month
The pilot of the 2022 Population and Housing census will begin next month. Director General of the Statistical Institute of Jamaica