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Ian Boyne – the Consummate Communicator will be Missed, PM Holness


Ian Boyne – the Consummate Communicator will be Missed, PM Holness

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has expressed a deep sense of loss, shock, and regret at the death of Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the Jamaica Information Service and Chief State Liaison, Ian Anthony Boyne, CD. Mr. Boyne died this morning while at the University Hospital of the West Indies after suffering from several medical emergencies. […]

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Senator Aubyn Hill Appointed as New Executive Director of Economic Growth Council


Senator Aubyn Hill Appointed as New Executive Director of Economic Growth Council

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has announced the appointment of Senator Aubyn Hill as the new Executive Director of the Economic Growth Council (EGC). The Prime Minister made the announcement at a press briefing held yesterday (Tuesday, December 12) at Jamaica House. The primary role of the Executive Director is to manage the administrative affairs of […]

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Government Continues to Pursue Major Development Projects – Contract for Constant Spring Road Improvement Project Signed


Government Continues to Pursue Major Development Projects – Contract for Constant Spring Road Improvement Project Signed

The major Constant Spring Road corridor is to be improved from its current structure to a four lane roadway. The infrastructure programme is part of the Government’s continued pursuit of its national development agenda to improve the country’s road network. Prime Minister Andrew Holness and the contractors China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC) yesterday (Tuesday December […]

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Government Endorses National Day of Prayer, Fasting and Repentance to be Held this Saturday


Government Endorses National Day of Prayer, Fasting and Repentance to be Held this Saturday

The Government has endorsed a National Day of Prayer, Fasting and Repentance to be observed this Saturday, December 2. This special initiative is being organized by the Jamaica Umbrella Group of Churches under the theme “Jamaica Repent and Turn”. The event to mark the National Day of Fasting and Prayer will be held in Half […]

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