Un-fare hike - Seniors dread 200 per cent increase to ride JUTC buses

Seventy-five-year-old Augustus Hyman has no choice but to depend on the Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) to take him to the Kingston Public Hospital (KPH) for his daily medical care...

NEI report: More schools failing

With the 2014 National Education Inspectorate (NEI) report revealing that most primary and secondary schools were failing in their education delivery, Minister of Education Ronald Thwaites said immediate and drastic...

Quality is key going forward - Designers say sector has growth potential

EVEN with the influx of imports from huge markets such as China, small players in the local apparel sector said it has significant potential...

BPO offers good jobs - JAMPRO

Diane Edwards, president of Jamaica Trade and Invest (JAMPRO), said it is a fallacy to think that jobs created within the Information Communication Technology/Business Processing Outsourcing (ICT/BPO) sector ...

Shanoy overcomes adversities

Torn, stripping and wearing away was the condition of her shoes; low and some days empty was the condition of her pockets; but focused, determined and destined for greatness was the state of her mind.Twelve-year-old Shanoy...

Determined Malaya is Westwood-bound

Most academics agree the environment in which a child grows up has a considerable influence on their behaviour, personality and future prospects.Subsequently, a young person from a poor, rural community where food and rent...

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