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POST CABINET REPORT for February 13, 2019


Senator Ruel Reid – Information Minister 1:  Cabinet has approved the following for tabling in Parliament: Annual Reports Urban Development Corporation 2014/15 & 2015/16 Jamaica Mortgage Bank 2017/18 National Road Operating and Construction Company NROCC – 2016/17 University Council of Jamaica 2017/18. It was noted that the UCJ is up to date in its reporting. All […]

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Prime Minister Makes Administrative Changes


Prime Minister Makes Administrative Changes

Since taking over the Energy, and Science and Technology Portfolios in July 2018, significant policy, governance and administrative advances have been made. Through the Energy Portfolio, government’s strategic policy goal of providing real assets to private citizens and entities through listing on the Jamaican Stock Market has begun to take shape with the imminent initial […]

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Remarks by the Most Honourable Andrew Holness at the Official Opening of the S Hotel (Spanish Court) Montego Bay


Thank you for your direction of the ceremony so far. Let me assure everyone that my presentation will be brief and therefore I’m expecting to have your full attention. Let me thank Reverend Burchell McPherson for offering the prayers, good to see you again father. Their Excellencies, The Most Honourable Sir Patrick Allen and Lady Allen […]

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Remarks By The Most Honourable Andrew Holness at the Official Opening of Montego Bay Free Zone Company Limited Data Entry Building No. 7


Madam Director of Protocol and Ceremony, Ms Gloria Henry Reverend Peter Burnett, Thank you for your prayers The Honourable Karl Samuda, the Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, Mrs Marlene Malahoo-Forte, Attorney General and Member of Parliament for the constituency in which we are now, Mr Mark Hart, Chairman […]

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Remarks by The Most Honourable Andrew Holness at the Official Launch of Essex Valley Agriculture Development Project


Thank you very much Dermon and may I offer you congratulations on your new appointment as Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries. Since I made it the recommendation for the appointment I know that you will do a good job. I want to thank Mrs Myers for her fervent prayers […]

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New Hotel to Offer Further Boost to Employment – PM Holness


New Hotel to Offer Further Boost to Employment – PM Holness

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the latest Spanish investment in Jamaica will offer over a thousand job opportunities for Jamaicans. Speaking at the groundbreaking ceremony for Ocean Coral Spring Hotel, Prime Minister Holness expressed gratitude to the Spanish investors for considering Jamaica as the destination of choice for investment. “In a few months we will have […]

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Clarification by the Permanent Secretary – Office of the Prime Minister Regarding a Forensic Audit of Oil Losses – Petrojam Limited.


Clarification by the Permanent Secretary – Office of the Prime Minister Regarding a Forensic Audit of Oil Losses – Petrojam Limited.

KEY POINTS: Petrojam is not being asked to undertake a forensic audit or appoint a forensic auditor. No Terms of Reference has been finalized or approved by the Prime Minister. TOR has to go through a review process involving the OPM, the Ministry of Finance and the Public Service and other persons or entities as […]

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