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News Jamaica » Health: Soft skills and education in Jamaica

News channel or source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/opinion/soft-skills-and-education-in-jamaica_125767?profile=1096
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Undoubtedly colleges and schools across Jamaica have made changes in order to achieve improvement ... To harness the influence of technology various agencies (eg, libraries, health and family life education, guidance and counselling) have to work together ...

News Jamaica » Health: Jamaica Dunkin' Donuts Closed After Mice Found In Health Probe

News channel or source: https://patch.com/new-york/jamaica/jamaica-dunkin-donuts-closed-after-mice-found-health-probe
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

JAMAICA, QUEENS -- A Dunkin' Donuts/Baskin-Robbins in Jamaica was temporarily shut down after a health inspection yielded mice, contaminated food, filth flies and other sanitation hazards in the chain eatery. The NYC Health Department closed the Dunkin ...

News Jamaica » Health: Jamaica, Ridgewood sites assessed for environmental contaminants

News channel or source: https://www.timesledger.com/stories/2018/7/brownfield_2018_02_16_q.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

or to Community Board 12 at 90-28 161 St. in Jamaica. The DEC has finished a health and environmental assessment of the site at Ridgewood and discovered two contaminants, trichloroethene and tetrachloroethene, chemicals us in dry-cleaning. The Ridgewood ...

News Jamaica » Health: Jamaica Seeks Help From PAHO/WHO To Start National Insurance Scheme

News channel or source: http://www.caribbean360.com/news/jamaica-seeks-help-paho-start-national-insurance-scheme
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Wednesday February 14, 2018 – Jamaica’s Health Minister Dr Christopher Tufton says the Government has engaged a team from the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) to assist in the development of a ...

News Jamaica » Health: Health Department to study impact of NYCHA lead paint failures on tenants

News channel or source: http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/health-department-study-impact-nycha-lead-paint-failures-article-1.3816403
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

State Health Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker announced the inquiry during a budget hearing Monday in Albany. State Sen. James Sanders (D-Jamaica) mentioned problems with lead paint, as well as mold and heating outages, in NYCHA developments in his district ...

News Jamaica » Health: JAMAICA: Briefing | Spotlight on budgeted projects and programs 2017/2018 financial year

News channel or source: http://entornointeligente.com/articulo/3921799/JAMAICA-Briefing-|-Spotlight-on-budgeted-projects-and-programs-20172018-financial-year-14022018
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

What were the main health projects? A total of $744 million was earmarked to support to the National HIV/AIDS Response in Jamaica; $589.8 million will be spent to support the Programme for Reduction of Maternal and Child Mortality in Jamaica; $492 million ...

News Jamaica » Health: Jamaica's Ministry of Health Completes Registration of Entire United Cannabis Corporation Prana Line

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096471221/Jamaicas-Ministry-of-Health-Completes-Registration-of-Entire-United-Cannabis-Corporation-Prana-Line?src=RSS
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

(MENAFN Editorial) Patent-Protected Line Includes Active and Non-Active Capsules, Sublinguals, Transdermals, Topicals, Vape Formulations and Infused Water DENVER, CO / ACCESSWIRE / February 15, 2018 / United Cannabis Corporation (OTCQB: CNAB) (the "Company ...

News Jamaica » Health: Our dazzling, puzzling Jamaica

News channel or source: http://m.jamaicaobserver.com/opinion/our-dazzling-puzzling-jamaica_125020?profile=1096
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

He noted that violence-related incidents and road traffic crashes cost Jamaica 36 per cent of the annual health budget and, with other indirect costs and loss of productive time totalling US$1 billion, it amounts to seven per cent of our GDP. He said that ...

News Jamaica » Health: Jamaica to Host FAO Regional Conference March 5 to 8

News channel or source: http://jis.gov.jm/jamaica-host-fao-regional-conference-march-5-8/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Jamaica will be hosting the 35th Session of the Food and Agriculture ... The three-day event is expected to attract ministers of agriculture, social development, education, health and environment and other high-level officials from the 33 FAO member ...