Page 6 - Jamaica Science & Technology News, Events and Opinion on Allvoices
Front Page

Jamaica Science & Technology News

 
 
 
Source: Jamaica Daily Gleaner

Kingston :: Jamaica | updated 2014-06-20 02:16:32 -0700 | technology-news

Scores of persons gathered yesterday for the launch of an exciting phone recycling programme that will see special-needs schools collecting unused mobile phones in exchange for brand new tablets and accessories worth more than US$700 each. The recycling programme, which...
Credibility  
Views: 0   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 0 0 0 0
 
 
Source: Jamaica Daily Gleaner

Kingston :: Jamaica | updated 2014-06-06 00:39:20 -0700 | technology-news

Minister Omar Davies said the approach taken by the opposition could be detrimental to discussions on the PetroCaribe Development Fund. "This Fund, if you did anything to undermine confidence in its management, there are strong forces internally located who may...
Credibility  
Views: 0   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 0 0 0 0
 
 
 
Source: Jamaica Daily Gleaner

Kingston :: Jamaica | updated 2014-06-01 23:49:06 -0700 | technology-news

The Office of the Prime Minister yesterday named the full team, which includes private-sector leaders Joseph M. Matalon and William Mahfood and chairman, Dr Vincent Lawrence. The other members of the team are former director general of the Office of...
Credibility  
Views: 1   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 0 0 0 0
 
 
Source: Jamaica Daily Gleaner

Portmore :: Jamaica | updated 2014-06-19 01:31:47 -0700 | technology-news

Although Education Minister Ronald Thwaites has said some 73 per cent of those who sat the exam have been placed in schools of their choice, principal of Naggo Head Primary School in St Catherine, Floretta Plummer, said it was still...
Credibility  
Views: 1   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 0 0 0 0
 
 
Source: Jamaica Daily Gleaner

Kingston :: Jamaica | updated 2014-06-26 02:07:36 -0700 | technology-news

Edmond Campbell, Senior Staff Reporter THE SIX privately run children's homes that gave approval for Jamai-cans for Justice (JFJ) to introduce an unauthorised sex- education programme in their institutions have been accused of breaching child-care regulations and could face tough...
Credibility  
Views: 2   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 0 0 0 0
 
 
Source: Jamaica Daily Gleaner

Kingston :: Jamaica | updated 2014-06-13 00:53:10 -0700 | technology-news

In his suit, Professor Bain is contending that the action of the University of the West Indies breached his constitutional rights of freedom of expression and thought...In celebration of the Gleaners upcoming 180 year milestone, the Gleaner Online has a...
Credibility  
Views: 3   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 0 0 0 0
 
 
 
Source: Jamaica Daily Gleaner

Kingston :: Jamaica | updated 2014-06-13 00:53:10 -0700 | technology-news

Sheldon Williams, Staff Reporter Driving instructors who are not certified by the Island Traffic Authority when the new Road Traffic Bill becomes law, could have the brakes placed on their occupation if the prerequisites for the granting of a driver's...
Credibility  
Views: 0   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 0 0 0 0
 
 
Source: Jamaica Daily Gleaner

Kingston :: Jamaica | updated 2014-06-13 00:51:53 -0700 | technology-news

Several so-called traditional schools trumped by lesser-known institutions. Educatejamaica.com says the ranking highlights the schools doing the best at the top three levels of the grade scale in last year's exams. Caribbean Examinations Council, has passes ranging from grades one...
Credibility  
Views: 0   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 0 0 0 0
 
 
Source: Jamaica Daily Gleaner

Kingston :: Jamaica | updated 2014-06-08 00:10:35 -0700 | technology-news

Untrained, unregistered persons dispensing tested eyeglasses Erica Virtue, Senior Gleaner Writer Several quacks have set up optical stores across the island, misdiagnosing persons and prescribing tested glasses when none is required. Lured by offers of free examinations in some instances,...
Credibility  
Views: 0   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 0 0 0 0
 
 
Source: Jamaica Daily Gleaner

Kingston :: Jamaica | updated 2014-06-08 00:10:34 -0700 | technology-news

Phillips says Ja's politics too immature for parliamentarians to sign off on key appointments Daraine Luton, Senior Staff Reporter Finance Minister Dr Peter Phillips has argued that Jamaica's politics has not yet matured to the state where practitioners of the...
Credibility  
Views: 0   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 0 0 0 0
 
 
Source: Jamaica Daily Gleaner

Kingston :: Jamaica | updated 2014-06-27 02:00:19 -0700 | technology-news

OF some of the children's homes who gave approval for Jamaicans for Justice to introduce an unauthorised sex-education programme into their institutions say they are not yet in a position to comment on the Child Development Agency's interim report. The...
Credibility  
Views: 0   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 0 0 0 0
 
 
 
Source: Jamaica Daily Gleaner

Kingston :: Jamaica | updated 2014-05-31 23:20:53 -0700 | technology-news

Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) has been successfully completed, and contrary to news reports that the process was flawed, ill-timed and messy, the initiative should be recorded as one of the most seamless and effective merger of two government entities.
Credibility  
Views: 0   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 0 0 0 0
 
 
Source: Jamaica Daily Gleaner

Kingston :: Jamaica | updated 2014-05-31 23:20:41 -0700 | technology-news

Vision 2030 on education Vision 2030 reported that as a result of a simulation conducted with the Threshold 21 (T21) Jamaica model, it was found that by combining expenditure on education, infrastructure and national security, the country would achieve a...
Credibility  
Views: 0   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 0 0 0 0
 
 
Source: Jamaica Daily Gleaner

Old Harbour :: Jamaica | updated 2014-06-12 00:20:48 -0700 | technology-news

Wheatley, contributing to the 2014-2015 Sectoral Debate in the House of Representatives on Tuesday, said the State should ensure that the entity which will undertake the EIA is not contracted directly by the potential investor. "Such an entity should simply...
Credibility  
Views: 0   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 0 0 0 0
 
 
Source: Jamaica Daily Gleaner

Kingston :: Jamaica | updated 2014-06-12 00:20:45 -0700 | technology-news

National Works Agency (NWA), has said it would be dangerous for politicians to be given a greater say in determining what roads are repaired in areas they represent. "When you live in a society which is so polarised, you run...
Credibility  
Views: 4   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 0 0 0 0
 

Build Your Allvoices Brand. Gain Influence. Make Money.

Join the Build Your Allvoices Brand Incentive Program



Use of this site is governed by our Terms of Use Agreement and Privacy Policy.

© Allvoices, Inc. 2008-2014. All rights reserved. Powered by PulsePoint.