Tag: Port Authority of Jamaica

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

‘I Feel Betrayed’ – Al Miller Opens Up, Promises Tell-All At Press Conference Today; Former Commish Dismisses Claims. The Reverend Merrick ‘Al’ Miller yesterday revealed that he trusted former Police Commissioner Owen Ellington, but now feels he was…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

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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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Key Findings And Recommendations: Special Audit Of The PAJ

On Tuesday, July 26 a Special Audit of the Port Authority of Jamaica carried out by The Auditor-General’s office was tabled in Parliament. As reported by The Jamaica Gleaner, the findings of the report revealed millions of dollars in improper

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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- June 3, 2016

$100m ZIKV Bite – Government Not Sure How Widespread Zika Is, Allocates More Money For Response. Although millions of dollars more is to be spent on the anti-Zika campaign, there is still no clear picture as to how many Jamaicans are

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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 20, 2015

Goat Islands Project Still Alive. President and chief executive officer of the Port Authority of Jamaica Professor Gordon Shirley yesterday declared that plans for the development of a transshipment port in the Goat Islands areas of the Portland Bight are not

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 10, 2015

Caribbean Youth Happy With US$70m Obama Initiative. Young leaders from across Jamaica and the Caribbean were elated at United States President Barack Obama’s announced US$70 million investment in their development – through education, training and employment – revealed yesterday at the

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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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