Monthly Archives: June 2019

Ja chosen as model for Caribbean in disaster response coordination

Jamaica is among five countries chosen by the World Food Programme (WFP) to serve as a model for the Caribbean in disaster response coordination.

Jamaica’s ‘Sunken City’ of Port Royal up for World Heritage status

Jamaica is the only Caribbean country with a nomination on the UNESCO’s World Heritage List this year.

US, China seal trade war truce

OSAKA, Japan (AFP) — US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping struck a trade war truce on Saturday, as Washington vowed to hold off on further tariffs and declared negotiations with China “back on track”.

Canada, Netherlands to pilot test epassports for transatlantic flights

MONTREAL, Canada (AFP) — Canada and the Netherlands announced Wednesday the launch of a pilot project for paperless travel between the two countries.

This is it!

AFTER years of promises and the announcement of a number of grand schemes, residents of St Thomas yesterday witnessed a major step in the latest plan for the old Goodyear Tyre factory and applauded wildly as Prime Minister Andrew Holness vowed that this time there will be no false start.

Cops hold man suspected to be serial rapist in Portmore

The Greater Portmore Police say they have apprehended a man who they believe is the serial rapist who has been targeting single women in Portmore, St. Catherine.