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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 – August 30, 2016

Obama’s Leaders – Eight Jamaicans Selected For Young Entrepreneurs Initiative In The US. A little over a year after United States President Barack Obama visited Jamaica and announced his flagship Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI), the first crop of

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 11, 2016

Savagery – Cops Search For Clues After 3-Y-O Murdered In St Ann. Residents of Orange Hill in Brown’s Town, St Ann, reacted with shock and anger yesterday after the brutal killing of three-year-old Nevalesia Campbell…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com PM Orders NHT

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 20, 2016

Put Youths To Work – Green Urges Businesses To Take On More NYS Summer Interns. Floyd Green, state minister in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, is calling for the private sector to assist the National Youth Service (NYS) in

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World Maritime Day 2015 Emphasises Maritime Education And Training

Today is World Maritime Day, and the theme for this year is ‘Maritime education and training.’ According to the International Maritime Organization (IMO), this theme was adopted to “focus attention on the wider spectrum of maritime education and training, in particular its adequacy

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – August 12, 2015

Opposition Leader Remains At End Of Parliamentary Caucus, Launches Campaign Project. Ending almost a week of speculation, Andrew Holness remained leader of the Opposition when he stepped out to greet supporters at the end of yesterday’s parliamentary caucus at the Jamaica

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – March 18, 2015

Audley Shaw Wants Government To Find Work Overseas For Jamaicans. The Jamaican Government is being urged to consider developing a regime to facilitate the export of labour… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com 12-Year-Old Pregnant Girl In State Custody… Man Believed To Have

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – November 28, 2014

‘Society Of Sissies’. As the Office of the Children’s Advocate (OCA) makes recommendations for the Parliament to include provisions in the Offences Against the Person Act to criminalise cyberbullying, one lawmaker is resisting the proposal saying “we have to be careful

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – October 15, 2014

Jamaica On High Alert For Ebola – PM. An integrated National Coordinating Team, headed by the Ministry of Health and the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF), has been established to lead the country’s heightened preparations in the event that the deadly Ebola

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – September 15, 2014

Ready To Rebound – Hylton Claims Country’s Global Business Rankings Set For Massive Improvements. Jamaica’s Industry Minister Anthony Hylton is predicting that the major indices which measure the country’s efficiency at enhancing its business environment will gradually climb as a result

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