Jamaica Newswire (Page 3)

Jamaica Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jamaica. (Page 3)

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  1. Red Force, Jaguars clash headlines fourth roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Stabroek News

    ... also known as Umpire Kumar or TR of Groenveldt Pasture, died November 10, in the United States of America. KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC - Jamaica Scorpions will be strengthened for their trip to Warner Park in St Kitts to face Leeward Islands Volcanoes, ...

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  2. Blairmont Blazers U13 to play GFSCA dream team in feature matchRead the original story

    Wednesday | Stabroek News

    ... also known as Umpire Kumar or TR of Groenveldt Pasture, died November 10, in the United States of America. KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC - Jamaica Scorpions will be strengthened for their trip to Warner Park in St Kitts to face Leeward Islands Volcanoes, ...

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  3. Funds being allocated in supplementary estimates for road repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Jamaica Observer

    ... encourage [everyone] to use our roads with care," he added. Holness also commended the ATL Group for "believing in Jamaica" and for its "commitment to excellence" through the construction of the new showroom. For his part, ATL Group CEO, Adam ...

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  4. Road to France - Reggae Boyz relive historic World Cup qualification on 20th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Gleaner

    In this file photo from November 16, 1997, Jamaica's Reggae Boyz battled with Mexico to a 0-0 draw at the National Stadium in Kingston. The result meant the Reggae Boyz qualified for the 1998 FIFA World Cup in France.

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  5. 'Big brother is watching you'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Jamaica Observer

    ... that anyone, member or not, could walk in to a branch of the credit union and borrow a loan of any size. This being Jamaica, one can speculate that there were leaders in that credit union that wanted to make big loans easy for their friends to ...

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  6. Posters on showRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Jamaica Observer

    ... original poster designs that will capture the energy and the vibe of reggae music," the Greek graphic designer told Jamaica Observer . The contest also aims to raise awareness and funding through the sale of posters for the Alpha Institute (formerly ...

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  7. Tourism stakeholders want entertainment, shopping on conference agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Gleaner

    The president of the Montego Bay Chamber of Commerce, T'Shura Gibbs, says that shopping and entertainment are important value-added components of tourism which should be actively promoted to delegates attending the upcoming United Nations World Tourism Organization Global Conference on Jobs and Inclusive Growth: Partnership for Sustainable Tourism. Gibbs maintains that it has been proven that persons travel around the world for both shopping and entertainment, and "Jamaica certainly has a competitive advantage in these two areas".

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  8. St Ann's Bay Hospital receives grant funding from JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Gleaner

    Minister of Health Dr Christopher Tufton ; Japanese Ambassador to Jamaica Hiromasa Yamazaki ; Sancia Bennett Templer , permanent secretary in the Ministry of Health; Leo Garel , chief executive officer, St Ann's Bay Regional Hospital; and Pixley Irons, president of the St Ann's Chamber of Commerce, displaying the cheque for US$67,566 from the Embassy of Japan. The St Ann's Bay Regional Hospital, which serves nearly 360,000 persons per year, is to benefit from an $8.2-million grant contract being implemented under the Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Programme of the government of Japan.

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  9. PM announces islandwide road repairs comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Gleaner

    ... rehabilitative work. Admitting that many of the country's roads have also been compromised because of the rainfall Jamaica has been experiencing in the last three weeks, he said, "Whether you drive a Lada or a Porsche, if you are a motorist, you ...

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  10. African interest lifts film festival - Africa World Documentary Film...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Gleaner

    ... Studies, International Studies and Programmes at the University of Missouri, St Louis, and was first staged in Jamaica in 2013. Mosley-Wood of the UWI, Mona's Department of Literatures in English, said a strong Jamaican interest in things related to ...

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  11. Tufton hails National Baking Company's 'Balance Your Life' campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Jamaica Observer

    Minister of Health, Dr Christopher Tufton, has commended National Baking Company for responding to the need to reduce non-communicable diseases among Jamaicans through its 'Balance Your Life' campaign. The initiative, which was launched yesterday at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel in New Kingston, will provide consumers with information on how to make healthy consumption choices to suit their lifestyle.

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  12. Withdrawal of invitation by China to T&T PM seen as snubRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Stabroek News

    ... will this week participate in a one-week fact-finding mission in St John's Newfoundland and Labrador in Canada. (Jamaica Observer) KINGSTON, Jamaica - Dancehall artiste Unicorn was on Sunday shot dead by unknown assailants on Bowens Road in Kingston ...

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  13. Tourism earnings up 10.8%Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Jamaica Observer

    ... sector that has grown consistently. This year's growth, so far, has outstripped all other periods of growth that Jamaica has had in tourism," he said while commending all the players who have contributed to the development. He explained that several ...

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  14. Funds being allocated in 2017/18 supplementary estimates for road repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Jamaica Observer

    ... encourage (everyone) to use our roads with care," he added. Holness also commended the ATL Group for "believing in Jamaica" and for its "commitment to excellence" through the construction of the new showroom. For his part, Group Chairman, Adam ...

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  15. Another double murder in St JamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | The Gleaner

    The St James police are probing a double murder and shooting in Catherine Hall to see if there is any connection with the death of one of Montego Bay's most notorious gangsters, Omar 'King Evil' Lewis. Information reaching THE STAR is that gunmen struck on Monday at a beauty salon in Catherine Hall, St James, leaving two females dead.

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  16. Shocking Omissions: Marcia Griffiths' 'Naturally'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | National Public Radio

    ... be all right. Marcia Griffiths is the undisputed Queen of Reggae. For over half a century, she has soundtracked Jamaica with her tell-tale timbre - in truth, you are more likely to hear Griffiths in Jamaica than Bob Marley - and she's still ...

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  17. International Real Estate: House Hunting in … JamaicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | The New York Times

    This Mediterranean-style house is in Spring Farm, a gated hillside community in Montego Bay, on the northwestern coast of Jamaica. It is near many tourist attractions, including beaches and golf, and is about seven miles from Sangster International , one of the largest airports in the Caribbean.

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  18. MPs, senators on track to spend $4.5M on foreign travel, hosting guests this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | CBC News

    ... travelled to France, China and Portugal and are planning to visit cities such as Washington, Las Vegas and Kingston, Jamaica, according to the list of scheduled trips. Last year these groups took 83 trips at a cost to taxpayers of more than $3.5 ...

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  19. PM disheartened by Immigration officers' action at PiarcoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | Stabroek News

    ... will this week participate in a one-week fact-finding mission in St John's Newfoundland and Labrador in Canada. (Jamaica Observer) KINGSTON, Jamaica - Dancehall artiste Unicorn was on Sunday shot dead by unknown assailants on Bowens Road in Kingston ...

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  20. Research shows J'cans catching, eating juvenile parrotfishRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Jamaica Observer

    Early findings from research into Jamaica's parrotfish population has revealed that Jamaican parrotfish are measuring smaller than the expected mature fish size, supporting concerns that the parrotfish being caught, sold and consumed are juvenile fish which have not been allowed to reach adult size. Research has also revealed low numbers of the species at the sites under study.

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