Rescue effort for distressed whale in Negril | News

Environment stakeholders in Negril, Westmoreland are currently working with representatives from the National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA) to get a distressed sperm whale back out to sea. The whale…

Jamaica Kincaid talks colonialism, writing influences at Phillis Wheatley reading

In the short story “Biography of a Dress,” Antiguan-American prose writer Jamaica Kincaid describes the protagonist’s yellow poplin dress by connecting it to themes like mother-daughter relations and identity. Wearing…

JCF’s mobility further bolstered with new vehicles | News

The Jamaica Constabulary Force’s (JCF) mobility has been further bolstered with the handing over of 59 new vehicles for the organisation’s fleet. The presentation was made on Friday during a…

Haile Selassie’s grandson for Jamaica’s Heritage Week celebrations

Prince Ermias Sahle Selassie, grandson of the late Ethiopian Emperor, Haile Selassie, is to be Jamaica’s special guest for this year’s Heritage Week celebrations. The announcement was made in a…

And The 2021/22 Jamaica Observer Table Talk Food Awards Winners Are…

Nominees in the category Best (New) Local Product (from left) Oji Jaja, Ashebre Gourmet Condiments Smoked Scotch Bonnet Pepper Sauce and Blackening Spice; Paul and Sheona Muschett, Trelawny Honey Hives…

Ethiopian prince to attend Jamaica’s Heritage Week celebrations – NationNews Barbados — nationnews.com

Posted on October 2, 2022 Posted on October 2, 2022 Prince Ermias Sahle Selassie (GP) KINGSTON, Jamaica – Culture Minister Olivia Grange has announced that the President of the Crown…

H-2A workers help maintain local apple farms

SCHOHARIE – Willis Newman learned the ropes of farming as a child on his grandfather’s sugarcane farm in Jamaica. There was just something about long days spent tending to the…

Level the playing field – Jamaica Observer

WEST Indies Petroleum Limited (WIPL), the company at the centre of an enquiry from the Opposition spokesman on finance Julian Robinson about the waiver of the common external tariff (CET)…

Jamaica Kincaid and Enuma Okoro on writing

This is an audio transcript of the FT Weekend podcast episode: Jamaica Kincaid and Enuma Okoro on writing Lilah RaptopoulosThe writer Jamaica Kincaid never really got what was so great…

Sticking to debt reduction the right policy

Finance Minister Dr Nigel Clarke We are encouraged by the announcement by Finance Minister Dr Nigel Clarke that his recent trip to the financial capitals of the world had confirmed…