News on Jamaica continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
2 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!
KINGSTON, Jamaica -- The Caribbean Climate Innovation Center -- a project of the World Bank and its global entrepreneurship program infoDev -- has announced the 11 winners of its first regional proof of concept competition.
Trending on the Topix Network
6 hrs ago | Stabroek News
Jamaica Gleaner) KINGSTON, Jamaica: News reports out of Nevis say Premier Vance Amory, wants a concert featuring Jamaican entertainer, Alkaline, cancelled over fears of his social and moral influence on citizens.
10 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer
FOR the first time in years, the Tribute to the Greats Awards Show and Dance will not be held at Curphey Place in St Andrew.
Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .
Recommend Half Moon Resort & Spa in Montego Bay. This luxury resort sits on a 400-acre plantation and is fronted by a two-mile beach.
That represented an over one-quarter decline on the $140 billion spent in 2012, according to the Real Estate Data Report 2014 published by Kingston Properties.
The Church of England could be set to allow its first female bishops - and not before time, says one of those tipped for the job, adding the days of women being left to arrange the flowers are gone.
One of the effects of neo-colonialism in general and neo-slavery in particular is a lack of confidence that is holding us back.
Red Stripe Premier League champions Montego Bay United will be taking orders from a foreign coach when the 2014-15 season gets underway in August, Jamaica Observer West has been informed.
Homophobia is notoriously prevalent in Jamaica, with 82 percent of Jamaicans seeing male homosexuality as "morally wrong" according to a 2011 survey by the University of the West Indies in Kingston.
By Latonya Linton KINGSTON, Jamaica -- Discussions are well advanced for the expansion of the arrangement between Caribbean Cement Company Limited and the government of Venezuela, under the PetroCaribe Trade Compensation Mechanism, for the supply of more clinker from Jamaica.
Jamaica is offering the 'Fall in Jamaica' destination-wide vacation deal with savings of up to 50 percent when booking at www.getallrightjamaica.com .
The fifth staging of the LIME Montego Bay Jerk Festival, scheduled for the Catherine Hall Entertainment Centre on Emancipation Day, August 1, 2014, will pay tribute to Jamaica's indigenous Taino and Maroon cultures.
A retired British police officer is urging Jamaica to exercise caution in considering more appointments to the constabulary from the United Kingdom, saying that there is widespread lack of confidence in cops in the chief officer rank in Britain.
Vybz Kartel has filed a defamation lawsuit against now retired Jamaican police commissioner, Owen Ellington following Ellington's comments on a local TV show in April.
ON election day, December 28, 2011, the dollar was $86.61 to one US dollar, and is now around $112.50 to one US dollar, testing the resolve of Jamaicans.
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 10:53 am
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC