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6 Things You Need To Know Today – September 7, 2016

Target Teacher Training – Education Needs Top Quality For Transformation. A call for a fresh, new template for training teachers has come from a group of education thinkers who acknowledge that raising teacher quality is a key factor in…Read more at

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – September 6, 2016

OCG Probes PNP – Contractor General Orders Party Bigwigs To Explain Kickback Allegations. The Office of the Contractor General (OCG) has stepped into the People’s National Party (PNP) campaign-financing scandal, ordering…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Power Cut, Telecoms Service Loss Force Gov’t

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – September 5, 2016

‘PNP Needs Structure’ – Former General Secretary Disappointed With How Party Affairs Being Handled. The growing consensus among Comrades appears to be that the People’s National Party (PNP) is in need of renewal, with the latest to add a voice to

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6 Things You Need To Know Today- May 24, 2016

Health Push For Labour Day. If the walls of the Victoria Jubilee Hospital could talk, they would probably be expressing profuse gratitude to members of the Jamaica National (JN) Foundation following a massive clean-up exercise that took place there yesterday…Read more

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – March 29, 2016

Seventh H1N1 Death Confirmed. There has been another H1N1 death. Health Minister, Dr Christopher Tufton confirmed the death today. This brings the number of influenza A (H1N1) virus related deaths to seven. The Ministry of Health is to issue a detailed update tomorrow, which

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – December 16, 2015

Vaz Relents – MP Apologises Unreservedly For Gang-Style Lyrics. People’s National Party (PNP) Central Westmoreland Member of Parliament (MP) Dwayne Vaz has buckled under pressure from a wave of stinging public criticism and has “categorically and unreservedly” apologised for his offensive

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – June 3, 2015

Job Losses Ahead – Unemployment Looms For 15,000 Public Sector Workers If Gov’t Bows To Wage Demands. The Government calculates that up to 15,000 public-sector employees could lose their jobs if it yields to the demands of the police and other

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – May 29, 2015

$71m In Tivoli Damage. In the aftermath of the 2010 police-military operations in west Kingston, an assessment conducted by the Ministry of Labour found $71.8 million in damage to houses, furniture and other personal properties… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Moody’s Upgrades

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – May 28, 2015

Gov’t Weighs FIFA Impact – Sports Minister To Meet With Local Football Officials. Minister with responsibility for sports Natalie Neita-Headley has indicated she will be looking to meet with the hierarchy of the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) as soon as the opportunity

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – January 7, 2015

Visa Crackdown. Despite a series of interventions by local authorities, Jamaicans, including students, applying for visas to enter the United Kingdom are likely to be barred by a Home Office visa clampdown in the United Kingdom… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com T&T,

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