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News Jamaica Government: PIOJ says planning key as Jamaica prepares for ageing population

Published on: Friday 06 December 2019
PIOJ says planning key as Jamaica prepares for ageing population
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/PIOJ_says_planning_key_as_Jamaica_prepares_for_ageing_population

ST ANN, Jamaica— Social Protection Analyst at the Planning Institute of Jamaica (PIOJ ... “If you think it through, as the proportion of the elderly population increases, there will be increasing ...

News Jamaica Government: Jamaica to Create a National Cybersecurity Policy in 2020

Published on: Wednesday 04 December 2019
Jamaica to Create a National Cybersecurity Policy in 2020
News source: https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/news/jamaica-to-create-cybersecurity/

The Jamaican government is currently in the process of finalizing a Data Protection Bill, which Chang said will play a critical role in defending the country's cybersecurity. "This bill will provide a ...

News Jamaica Government: China political leader welcomes increased cooperation with Jamaica

Published on: Wednesday 04 December 2019
China political leader welcomes increased cooperation with Jamaica
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/china-political-leader-welcomes-increased-cooperation-with-jamaica_181386?profile=1373

Among the Jamaican parliamentarians present were: Kamina Johnson Smith, minister of foreign affairs and foreign trade and leader of the government in the Senate; Lisa Hanna, Opposition spokesperson on ...

News Jamaica Government: Jamaica government, opposition hail corruption probe arrests

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Jamaica government, opposition hail corruption probe arrests
News source: https://www.stabroeknews.com/2019/10/10/news/regional/jamaica/jamaica-government-opposition-hail-corruption-probe-arrests/

(Jamaica Gleaner) The Government and the Opposition People’s National Party have reacted to yesterday’s arrests of former Education Minister Ruel Reid and others. Reid, his wife, Sharen, and daughter, ...

News Jamaica Government: Jamaica: 95-year-old woman gets new home

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Jamaica: 95-year-old woman gets new home
News source: https://www.stlucianewsonline.com/jamaica-95-year-old-woman-gets-new-home/

(JAMAICA OBSERVER) — Ninety-five-year-old Nora Johnson, a resident of Mendez district in Point Hill, St Catherine, is the latest recipient of a new home under the Government’s Indigent Housing ...

News Jamaica Government: More government stake for public offering

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
More government stake for public offering
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business-observer/more-government-stake-for-public-offering-as_176752?profile=1056

The Government on Monday has disclosed that it will be placing its 19 per cent stake in the Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) on the Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE). This communiqué comes in the wake ...

News Jamaica Government: Jamaica could borrow in domestic currency within five years

Published on: Thursday 25 July 2019
Jamaica could borrow in domestic currency within five years
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/_Jamaica_could_borrow_in_domestic_currency_within_five_years?profile=1373

He said that the country is already on this trajectory, citing the Government's move towards attaining operational independence for the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ), supported by a credible ...

News Jamaica Government: Jamaica: New visa hurdle – Social-media posts may doom US travel chances, says lawyer

Published on: Wednesday 05 June 2019
News source: https://www.stabroeknews.com/2019/news/regional/jamaica/06/05/new-visa-hurdle-social-media-posts-may-doom-us-travel-chances-says-jamaica-lawyer/

(Jamaica Gleaner) A new mandatory requirement for Jamaicans ... where does the line get drawn in terms of how far is too far for you to go to criticise the government or to criticise the leadership or ...

News Jamaica Government: Jamaica to participate in regional anti-corruption conference

Published on: Tuesday 04 June 2019
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Jamaica_to_participate_in_regional_anti-corruption_conference?profile=1470

The conference is sponsored by the Commonwealth Fund for Technical Cooperation, the Commonwealth Secretariat, CSPL and the Cayman Islands Government. Now you can read the Jamaica Observer ePaper ...