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List Of Government Ministries & Agencies On Social Media

Earlier this month, we shared a comprehensive list of Cabinet ministers, MPs and Senators who are active on social media, with Twitter accounts and Facebook pages. Below is a list of government ministries and agencies that also have social media accounts. A

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – November 24, 2015

Collaborate To Bridge Gap Between Primary And Prep Schools – Educators React To Gleaner/Bill Johnson GSAT Rankings. The 2015 Gleaner-Bill Johnson Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT) rankings show that prep schools continue to outperform their primary-school counterparts in the exams. Educators,

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

Two Children Disappear, One Said Abducted. For more than a day, Phaedra Martin, the six-year-old who was reportedly abducted in Tuesday’s brazen midday attack on Ransford Avenue in St Andrew, remains missing… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Hanna: Our Society Has Lost

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – May 4, 2015

Number Of Missing Children Down By 10%. Greig Smith, registrar at the Office of the Children’s Registry (OCR), says there was a 10 per cent reduction in the number of missing children in 2014. He said the reduction was achieved by

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – October 16, 2014

Unwelcome Patients. The Cornwall Regional Hospital’s (CRH) ability to deliver top-flight health care is reportedly being compromised by patients who are well enough to go home, but have made the Montego Bay, St James-located health-care institution their home… Read more at

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – June 17, 2014

Indecent Exposure – Oral, Anal Sex Acceptance Sneaked Into JFJ Course In Children’s Homes. There are signs emerging that the sexual education course introduced into six private children’s homes by human-rights group Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) was hijacked by gay-rights promoters…

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – June 16, 2014

‘Plan Bee’: Farmers Look Forward To Benefits From Recently Constructed Wax Apiary. Oronde McNish, president of the St Thomas Bee Farmers’ Association, is looking forward to sweeter days as he expects the economic benefits to be derived from his recently constructed

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 29, 2014

Gov’t Plea For EWI – State Considers Approach To IDB As Loan Rejected For 381MW Project. The Jamaican Government is contemplating making an approach to the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to ask that it respond favourably to a loan request from

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – November 26, 2013

Boycott Caution – JMA Urges T&T, Jamaica Gov’ts To Act Fast To Quell Disquiet. As members of the Jamaican diaspora in the United States and the United Kingdom join the boycott of Trinidadian products, president of the Jamaica Manufacturers’ Association (JMA),

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – November 21, 2013

JPS Awaits Hearing In $160m Gustav Compensation Appeal. The Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) is attempting to tack more than $160 million on to the bills of consumers as a result of losses it sustained during Tropical Storm Gustav’s passage in

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