Author Archive: Stephanie Hamilton

Government renews policy for disasters
The government has renewed Jamaica’s policies with the Caribbean Catastrophe Risk Insurance Facility Segregated Portfolio Company
NWA working to clear blocked Roads in St Thomas
Teams from the National Works Agency are said to be making steady progress in clearing blocked thoroughfares in St Thomas. Persistent
Rains expected to lash the island-Flash Flood Watch
The country continues to experience unstable weather, due to a trough across the western Caribbean. The Met Service has therefore
The 16th Tropical Depression has developed
Tropical Depression 16 has formed just south-east of the Atlantic coast of Nicaragua. On the forecast track, the depression should be
Dates for implementing HPV Vaccine Programme Pushed Back
Health Minister, Dr Christopher Tufton says, some proposed dates for the implementation of the Human Papilloma Virus, HPV Vaccine
St Catherine Motor Vehicle Accident takes life of Police Sergeant
A police sergeant died in a motor vehicle accident along the Rivers-Dale Main Road in St Catherine, last night. Dead is Melville
Jamaica Society of Customs Brokers objecting to KFTL re-imposition of fines
The Jamaica Society of Customs Brokers is objecting to a decision by the Kingston Freeport Terminal Limited to re-impose penalties on
Relief efforts in Dominica progressing-CDEMA
Head of Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency, CDEMA, Ronald Jackson says relief efforts in Dominica are steadily progressing