April 12, 2021

Jamaica engages Caribbean on Climate Change and World heritage

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ByKimberly Ramkhalawan From Magnetic Media Jamaica, May 30th 2017: Jamaica is currently playing host nation to the region’s first symposium on Climate Change and World Heritage. This year’s theme, “Rallying for the protection of Culture and Heritage in Small Island Developing States (SIDS) under a sustainable 21st Century climate change agenda”. The aim, to bring […]

Caribbean Future of Work Forum

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Port of Spain (ILO News) – A Caribbean Future of Work Forum, organized by the International Labour Organization (ILO) in collaboration with the Government of Jamaica, will be held on 22 February 2017 in Kingston, Jamaica. The Forum will bring together Ministers with responsibility for Labour, Permanent Secretaries and high-level officials of the English- and […]

Jamaica: Bolt excited to compete at Racers Grand Prix

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From Jamaica Observer Double sprint world record holder Usain Bolt is excited to compete on local soil for the first time in over a year. The world’s fastest man is set to make his seasonal bow at the Cayman Invitational meet on May 14, but noted that the highlight will be the inaugural staging of […]

Tears of joy [for Health City Cayman]

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BY ANIKA RICHARDS From Jamaica Observer Dad thanks Observer, Health City Cayman for saving his precious 6-year-old daughter EVEROL Drummond had high praises for the Jamaica Observer and Health City Cayman Islands yesterday, as he recounted how a burden was lifted from his shoulders when his daughter received a critical heart surgery after her story […]

Caribbean Hall of Fame returns

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By Balford Henry Observer From Jamaica Observer THE Caribbean Development for the Arts, Sports and Culture last staged its Caribbean Hall of Fame for Excellence Awards 2012. This year, founder/executive director, Garnett Reid, is reviving the event. “UNESCO has credited us with being one of the best cultural organisations in the region and we want […]