Month: November 2017

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Your news in a nutshell INDECOM probes three shootings MOE given standards for goal posts and playground equipment Fewer babies in 2017 Crime strangling Ja’s growth 250 graduate from Caribbean Maritime University Labour Ministry to launch job mapping app 1.

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Tips & Tricks to Afford Restaurant Week on a Budget

So, it’s here again. Restaurant Week is a time when people get together and take the opportunity to enjoy fine dining on a budget. Despite the great deals and price packages available during this period, there are still some persons

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Your news in a nutshell First 4 schools get metal detectors NCDA targets shopkeepers to cut down on drug abuse among minors Carter case historic, says JOA boss CAS to make Carter ruling in 2018 Gov’t revises MSME policy Gov’t

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Primary Education in Jamaica: From Common Entrance to GSAT to PEP

Primary education in Jamaica has undergone many changes over the years. The eras can be defined by the exit examinations that students have been required to take in order to get placement into higher education system. The first notable exam

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Your news in a nutshell Public sector workers for NIDS trial PNP to explore all options over NIDS Gov’t considers purchasing Venezuela’s stake in Petrojam Carter facing appeal against Beijing 2008 ban Leaner public sector coming 15 of 19 police

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What You Need To Know About Jamaica’s Primary Exit Profile (PEP)

News media and education circles in Jamaica have been abuzz following the announcement from Education Minister Ruel Reid that the Primary Exit Profile will replace the Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT). Since its implementation in 1999, GSAT has been the

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Your news in a nutshell All set for Primary Exit Profile -Reid Principal concerned about PEP Avoid Orange Street -Police Shooters Hill residents annoyed by ZOSO Father, two sons killed in Clarendon Crime concern deters British investors 1. All set

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Your news in a nutshell Court challenges police statement in arrest of irate mom Disbarred lawyer Brady avoids eviction Cops kill three in Salt Spring OCG gets state-of-the-art equipment Ja joins world for Antibiotic Awareness Week Rebel Salute promises awesome

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The Do’s & Don’ts of Restaurant Week

Every November for the past 13 years, Jamaicans have been invited to dine out as part of Restaurant Week. What began as a tentative date has now become a staple on many calendars, and many relish the opportunity to have

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Your news in a nutshell Weed war! Don’t bank on ganja – Dalrymple Philibert Jamaican students top 14 CSEC subjects Police under probe for conduct in grade-one boy case JTA disgusted by wage talks Gov’t lawyers accused of stalling in

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