BASSETERRE, St. Kitts (SKNIS) -- Minister responsible for Health, Honourable Marcella Liburd revealed that upgrades to the Joseph N. France (JNF) General Hospital, including the revamping of security systems, will conclude in early 2015.
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts (SKNIS) -- Government’s expenditure in support of the security forces will increase in 2015 to $32.7 million, a rise of $2.8 million or 4.1 percent of the total allotted in 2014.
KINGSTON (JIS) -- The Governor-General, on the advice of the Public Service Commission, has given approval for the appointment of Mrs. Colette K. Roberts-Risden, as Permanent Secretary to be assigned to the Ministry of Labour and Social Security, with effect from January 1, 2015.
KINGSTON (JIS) -- Minister of National Security, Hon. Peter Bunting, says the Government’s decision to spend $4 million to return Muslim Leader, Yasin Abu Bakr, to Trinidad and Tobago last week, was the best course of action immediately available to the Government.
KINGSTON (JIS) -- Jamaica will host a four-day seminar on Information Security Management Systems (ISMS) from November 10 to 14 at the Knutsford Court Hotel in Kingston.
MONTEGO BAY (JIS) -- National Security Minister, Hon. Peter Bunting, says the thinking by many people that the solution to crime and violence rests with law enforcement, has to be changed.
SIMPSON BAY (PJIA) -- Top US expert, Dr. Gerald Dillingham, Director of Civil Aviation at the U.S. Government Accountability Office, is among the featured speakers at the forthcoming Safety and Security Conference and Exhibition being organized by the Princess Juliana International Airport, SXM, as part of its ongoing 70th anniversary celebrations.
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts (SKNIS) -- The Federation is preparing to host Information Communication Technology (ICT) Week 2014 from September 22-26.