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1500 Unattached Youth Attend HOPE Orientation


1500 Unattached Youth Attend HOPE Orientation

Approximately fifteen hundred young persons this morning (June 20) attended the orientation and registration for the first phase of the HOPE programme.   The HOPE programme is the Government’s flagship training and apprenticeship programme, which targets unattached youth, aged 18 -24, who are not in school or currently employed.   HOPE means Housing, Opportunity, Production […]

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National Identification System (NIDS) Will Transform Jamaica into a Digital Economy


As the government moves to implement a National Identification System (NIDS), Prime Minister Andrew Holness has emphasized that this initiative will have a positive transformative effect on Jamaica. Prime Minister Andrew Holness said the NIDS will translate to improved international standings and credibility for the country and will be the gateway to become a digital […]

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Tackling Crime must be driven by Intelligence and Surveillance Says PM Holness


Tackling Crime must be driven by Intelligence and Surveillance Says PM Holness

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the Government must be focused, targeted and driven by intelligence in tackling crime. Speaking at the multilateral crime summit this morning (June 15) at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel, Prime Minister Holness said the police force is undergoing a transition. “The men and women of the JCF will relieve themselves of […]

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