Tag: Ministry of Health

#JaMoves: 5 Ways Jamaicans Like To Keep Moving

Jamaicans are active, energetic people. We like to move it, move it. Exercise is actually part of many of our routines in ways that we are not even aware of. So here’s a list of five activities that most Jamaicans

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – August 24, 2016

PNP Officials Tight-Lipped About Campaign Donations Scandal. With the People’s National Party (PNP) ensnared in a campaign donations scandal, officials were tight-lipped yesterday as President Portia Simpson Miller insisted that discussions about the matter remain within the walls of the

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 25, 2016

‘Disturbing!’ – Probe Launched After Cops Caught On Video In Tussle With Woman. The relationship between Jamaican citizens and the 151-year-old Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) is facing renewed scrutiny as a “disturbing” video showing St Andrew policemen kneeling on a

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – June 27, 2016

PNP NEC Reviews Election Report In Marathon Meeting – Blythe Wants To Know When Portia Will Leave. The National Executive Council (NEC) of the Opposition People’s National Party yesterday ended an eight and a half hour meeting with partial acceptance of

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – June 8, 2016

ZIKV Stinger – MPs Wary Of Zika Spend From CDF. The Government could face challenges getting each of the 63 members of parliament (MP) to put forward $1 million as a matching amount to the support each will receive from

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6 Things You Need To Know Today- May 27, 2016

We Will Rise, Says Wisynco Boss After Massive Warehouse Fire. Wisynco chairman William Mahfood has described yesterday as a “very sad day” for his company, following a massive fire at its Lakes Pen warehouse in St Catherine. However, Mahfood said his entity

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 25, 2016

We’ll Be Turned Into Beggars! Principals Lament The Removal Of Auxiliary Fees. “We’ll be turned into beggars!” is the cry of two local high school principals following the announcement last week that the Government will ban schools from charging auxiliary fees

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 1, 2016

Ball In Portia’s Court – Analysts Suggest Simpson Miller To Determine Own Fate As PNP President. Political commentators last night suggested that Portia Simpson Miller’s departure from the leadership of the People’s National Party (PNP) will depend more on the timetable

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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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A Full List of Subjects And Departments Under Each Ministry

Need to know what subjects, public bodies, and departments fall under the jurisdiction of each Ministry and Minister of Government? The document “Assignment of Subjects and Departments, Agencies and Other Public Bodies” lists the specific portfolio assignment of Subjects and Departments

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