Tag: Ministry of Tourism and Entertainment

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 – January 26, 2015

Kaci Fennell Places Fifth In Miss Universe. Jamaica’s Kaci Fennell was placed fifth (fourth runner up) in the Miss Universe in Miami tonight… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Jamaica Is No. 9 On Misery Index 2014. Jamaica has been ranked as the ninth

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

Cuba To The Rescue – Neighbour To Help Jamaica In Ebola Fight. The Cuban government is next week scheduled to begin a comprehensive plan to assist Jamaica with its Ebola preparedness and response as the world continues to grapple with the

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – September 18, 2014

Energy Path Set – Lawrence Announces Several Initiatives To Replace 381MW Project. A Dr Vin Lawrence-led team, charged with the responsibility of rebooting Jamaica’s baseload energy plan, has revealed that the anticipated 30 per cent reduction in energy costs is to

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Things You Should Know About Tourism Awareness Week

diGgers This year, Tourism Awareness Week takes place from September 21 – October 1. The theme for the week will be ‘Tourism and Community Development‘. The Ministry of Tourism and Entertainment plans to host several events during the week, including Jamaica

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – May 21, 2014

Tariff Suspensions To Make Smartphones Cheaper For Jamaicans. The Council of Trade and Economic Development of CARICOM has granted approval for Jamaica to suspend the Common External Tariff (CET) now charged on smartphones, paving the way for the removal of the

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – March 4, 2014

100 Days To Kick-Off – Big Bucks To Get There. There is still time to stack up the dough – 100 days to be exact. Save all you can because it costs a pretty penny to attend the FIFA World Cup

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – January 14, 2014

Gov’t Asset Sell-Off – UDC To Divest State-Owned Properties This Week. The Urban Development Corporation (UDC) is poised this week to rake in hundreds of millions of dollars from the long-overdue divestment of several public assets in the Corporate Area and

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – December 30, 2013

Chaos At Customs – Auditor General Says Values And Duties Being Arbitrarily Applied To Imported Items At The Nation’s Ports. The Auditor General’s Department has confirmed a fear held by many Jamaicans that Customs officers are arbitrarily applying values and duties

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – December 18, 2013

The Great-Tess: Jamaican Songbird Wins ‘The Voice’. Congratulations flowed last night as Jamaicans who had gathered across the island celebrated the crowning of Tessanne Chin as The Voice 2013. Chin, who thanked the nation for its support during an interview with

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