Jamaican Gov’t to spend $826 million on textbooks, ebooks and apps
The Government of Jamaica will spend $826 million on the acquisition of textbooks for the upcoming academic year, including electr...
by BUZZ Writer
Oct 01, 2020
Jamaica to reopen schools Oct. 5 but no face-to-face lessons
Schools in Jamaica will reopen as scheduled on October 5 as the island combats a surge of the coronavirus. The announcement was ma...
Sep 22, 2020
100 public schools to get Internet next week
Minister of Education, Fayval Williams, has revealed that come next week approximately 100 more public schools should have interne...
Sep 17, 2020
Jamaicans demand action from Gov’t as #JusticeForSusanBogle trends on Twitter
Many times, in Jamaica’s crime-fighting effort, innocent people in poor, disenfranchised communities and the residents who live ...
May 30, 2020
USF provides $17.5 m to upgrade bandwidth of health facilities
The Universal Service Fund (USF) has provided $17.5 million in information and communications technology (ICT) support to the Mini...
by BUZZ Contributor
Apr 24, 2020
No charge: Free to call Ministry of Health’s COVID-19 numbers
Jamaica’s two major telecommunications providers Digicel Jamaica and FLOW have agreed to zero-rate access to all novel Coronavi...
Mar 15, 2020
Government wants higher standards after explosion kills one person
The Jamaica government says it is focused on ensuring the highest standard of safety in the petroleum trade after one person was k...
Feb 25, 2020
Jamaica to host meeting with Energy Ministers from across the Americas
Energy ministers from across the Americas will meet in Jamaica later this month to discuss a wide range of issues, including the f...
Feb 19, 2020
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