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PM Holness Commissions Historic FSRT Facility Off the Coast of Old Harbour


PM Holness Commissions Historic FSRT Facility Off the Coast of Old Harbour

Jamaica has moved a step closer in further diversifying its energy mix with the official commissioning of the Floating Storage Regasification Terminal (FSRT) which will supply Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) to Jamaica. Prime Minister Andrew Holness yesterday (July 19) officially commissioned the facility into service during a ceremony on the Golar Freeze barge docked in […]

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Prime Minister Updates UN Secretary-General on Climate Initiative


Prime Minister Updates UN Secretary-General on Climate Initiative

Gros-Islet, St. Lucia: Prime Minister Andrew Holness this morning (July 4) held bilateral talks with His Excellency Antonio Guterrez, United Nations Secretary-General. The meeting was held in the margins of the 40th Regular meeting of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community, CARICOM in Gros-Islet, St. Lucia. Prime Minister Holness updated the UN Secretary-General on […]

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PM Holness Keynote Speaker for Cayman Islands 60th Anniversary of Constitution Celebrations


PM Holness Keynote Speaker for  Cayman Islands 60th Anniversary of Constitution Celebrations

Prime Minister Andrew Holness will make an official working visit to the neighbouring Cayman Islands. Prime Minister Holness was specially invited to be the keynote speaker for the commemoration of the Cayman Islands  60th Anniversary of its first written Constitution. The celebrations will take place from June 28 – 30. In inviting Prime Minister Holness, […]

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Education is the Greatest Force for Positive Social Change and Upward Mobility – PM Holness


Education is the Greatest Force for Positive Social Change and Upward Mobility – PM Holness

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has encouraged parents and students to embrace the new primary student assessment, the Primary Exit Profile (PEP). The results of the first cohort of students who sat the PEP exam were released earlier this month. Speaking at the Prime Minister’s Medal of Appreciation for Service to Education ceremony held at the […]

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The Diaspora An Important Magnet to the Development of Jamaica – PM Holness


The Diaspora An Important Magnet to the Development of Jamaica – PM Holness

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the Diaspora plays a critical role in the development of the economy. Speaking at the launch of the 8th Biennial Jamaica Diaspora conference at the Jamaica Pegasus hotel in Kingston last evening (June 16) Prime Minister Holness underscored the contribution of the Diaspora to national development particularly in the areas of […]

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