Almost 4,000 sickle cell patients to receive free medication in Jamaica
Thousands of Jamaicans living with the sickle cell disease will be exempt from paying fees at public pharmacies. Minister of ...
Feb 24, 2021
Jamaican teachers now prioritised for COVID-19 vaccines
When Jamaica gets its hands on a COVID-19 vaccine, teachers will be among the first to receive it. Minister of Education Fayval Wi...
Feb 23, 2021
Wait and see: No word yet on reopening of schools in Jamaica
Jamaica’s Minister of Education Fayval Williams said it remains unclear whether schools in Jamaica will reopen come Monday (...
Dec 31, 2020
125 more schools to start face-to-face classes in Jamaica
An additional 125 schools will resume face-to-face classes in Jamaica, Education Minister Fayval Williams said yesterday, December...
Dec 09, 2020
Education Minister lauds D&G Foundation’s digital initiative aimed at improving schools
The Desnoes & Geddes (D&G) Foundation latest initiative aimed at injecting $2.5 million into the development of infrastruc...
Nov 19, 2020
Rain delays face-to-face school pilot opening in Jamaica
Today’s start of face-to-face classes in 17 schools across Jamaica was delayed due to heavy rainfall which has affected the isla...
Nov 09, 2020
Jamaica’s education ministry distributes 600 tablets to schoolchildren
Jamaica’s Minister of Education, Fayval Williams, has said the first round of tablets distribution has been completed, with 600 ...
Oct 26, 2020
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...
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Oct 01, 2020
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