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Stakeholders Must Work Together to Ensure Efficiency at Ports, Minister Chang


Stakeholders Must Work Together to Ensure Efficiency at Ports, Minister Chang

Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, Hon. Dr Horace Chang says the Kingston Freeport Terminal Limited, KFTL, is making strategic changes to its operations to make Jamaica a central logistics hub in the Caribbean. “The port is going through significant changes in order to bring it to the required […]

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Launch of GOJ Portal Represents a Critical Element of the Transformation of the Public Sector


Launch of GOJ Portal Represents a Critical Element of the Transformation of the Public Sector

The Government of Jamaica has launched a single online gateway to all Government information and services. The e-portal was launched yesterday (August 9) at the Office of the Prime Minister in Kingston. Speaking at the launch Prime Minister Andrew Holness said the portal represents a critical element of transformation in the public sector. According to […]

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Prime Minister Meets with Permanent Secretaries and Heads of Agencies to Outline Operations of Special Zones


Prime Minister Meets with Permanent Secretaries and Heads of Agencies to Outline Operations of Special Zones

Prime Minister Andrew Holness today (July 31) met with Permanent Secretaries and Heads of Agencies across Government to emphasize the necessity for an all of government approach to the requirements set out in the Special Zones bill. The roles of the various MDAs in the implementation, particularly with respect to the Social Intervention component were […]

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OPM Launches Jamaica House Petition


OPM Launches Jamaica House Petition

The Office of the Prime Minister, OPM officially launched the Jamaica House Petition portal today (July 24). The portal gives citizens the opportunity to petition the government on matters of national importance. The OPM will consider petitions submitted by local groups and members of the public as part of its national consultation approach. The portal can […]

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