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NMIA Divestment to be Completed by 2019

The divestment of the Norman Manley International Airport (NMIA) is scheduled to be completed by June 2019. The disclosure was made by President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Airports Authority of Jamaica and NMIA Airports Ltd., Audley Deidrick, in an interview with JIS News. Outlining the stages that have been completed to date, […]

Lupita Nyong'o's Makeup Artist Reveals His Lipstick Hack

Lupita Nyong’o‘s magenta lip is making a major statement.  As the star walked down the red carpet before the premiere of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, we noticed her glistening makeup first. The pop of color atop her sparkling emerald Halpern dress is almost hypnotizing. The dress (which is already sold out) seems like it calls for minimal makeup, to […]

IDB Official Says Inclusive Approach will Improve Tourism

Country Manager for the Caribbean at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Therese Turner-Jones, says the region must take a more inclusive and environmentally sustainable approach to improve competitiveness in the tourism industry. Speaking with JIS News, she pointed out that the global environment is not what it was 10 years ago, because of climate change, […]

CSJP Tackles Crime Through Parenting Programme

The Citizen Security and Justice Programme (CSJP) III is seeking to tackle antisocial behaviour that can lead to criminal activity, through a Parenting Education Programme now under way. The initiative aims to modify the behaviour of parents who practise coercive styles of discipline, which research has shown can result in the development of conduct disorder […]

Labour Market Forum Dec. 13

A Labour Market Forum, to be hosted by the Ministry of Labour and Social Security on Wednesday (December 13), will seek to facilitate a robust discussion on access to employment opportunities for youth, the labour market needs and the existing skills gaps in the sector. According to Portfolio Minister, Hon. Shahine Robinson, the forum will […]