Tecnología en el Centro de Seguridad de la Frontera Pearnel Jr

Technology at Centre of Border Security

The Government is undertaking several technology-driven initiatives to improve border security in Jamaica. Speaking at the National Security Police Coordination Unit (NSPCU) Border Security Seminar, held recently at the National Police College of Jamaica, in St. Catherine, Minister of State in the Ministry of National Security, Senator the Hon. Pearnel Charles Jr., said protecting the nation’s […]

Los agricultores de cacao atentos para el tratamiento de la enfermedad de la monilia

Cocoa Farmers Urged to be Vigilant in Dealing with Frosty Pod Rot Disease

The Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries is advising farmers affected by the Frosty Pod Rot disease to exercise vigilance when disposing of cocoa pods. Identifier and Entomologist at the Plant Quarantine Produce Inspection Branch, Karen Christie, told JIS News that the Ministry has provided a step-by-step guide for farmers to follow.

Jamaica acogerá la Conferencia Mundial sobre Desarrollo de Turismo Sostenible

World Conference on Sustainable Tourism Development

Jamaica will host the World Conference on Sustainable Tourism Development to be held in December 2017, confirmed the minister of this sector in the country, Edmund Bartlett. The United Nations (UN) declared 2017 as the International Year for Sustainable Tourism Development and we are very pleased that our nation has been chosen to host such […]

Bacchanal Jamaica

Jamaica Carnival (Bacchanal Jamaica)

Jamaica Carnival (Bacchanal Jamaica) is an excellent opportunity to experience the culture of Jamaica from a new perspective, immersing himself in one of its most attractive local traditions. With over 27 years of history, this event has achieved great international acclaim and extends for 8 weeks; This year began on February 12 and runs until […]