Giamaica

58-y-o deaf-mute lives in junk car in Arnett Gardens

Jamaica Gleaner - 12 ore 17 min fa
Fifty-eight-year old deaf-mute Patrick Duncan lives in an abandoned car in a section of Arnett Gardens known as Mexico, a situation that residents are appealing for Jamaicans to open their hearts to and help change. “I know this man for years. He...
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Soca monarch Super Blue rolls with Deiwght Peters this Sunday

Jamaica Gleaner - 12 ore 19 min fa
Legendary Trinidadian soca monarch Austin Lyons, more popularly known as Super Blue, joins the line-up of specially selected guests on ‘Rolling with Deiwght Peters’ this Sunday. Peters shares exclusively with The Gleaner that this was a dream he...
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Demographic data and geoinformatics to drive school reopening

Jamaica Gleaner - 12 ore 20 min fa
The Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, with the support of the Ministry of Health and Wellness (MOHW), will use geographic information system mapping, demographic and health data to drive the safe reopening of schools. This was among the...
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‘Mommy and Me’ adventure with Minnie’s Tie and Dye Party

Jamaica Gleaner - 12 ore 21 min fa
It’s important for parents to share bonding time with their children. And the best way to achieve a mission of this magnitude is through creative activities. Mother-daughter duo Rasheba Edwards and Ramanyea Waugh are inviting parents and children...
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Senior grateful for help but still desperate for house

Jamaica Gleaner - 12 ore 21 min fa
Sixty-year-old Agatha Smith of Diamond district in Rock River, Clarendon, expressed to The Gleaner how overwhelmed she was by the outpouring of love shown to her by readers, since her story was carried in the paper on Saturday, July 18. “I’m...
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Zan Hyde makes New York Fashion Week debut

Jamaica Gleaner - 12 ore 22 min fa
In a year marked by unprecedented upheaval and uncertainty, Pulse rising star Zan Hyde is defying the odds. After being signed to Select during the midst of the global lockdown, caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the CMS TV alumnus makes a splash in...
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Digital technology gives Red Stripe major push amid COVID-19

Jamaica Gleaner - 12 ore 23 min fa
With the need to adapt quickly to new operational norms brought on by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Jamaican manufacturer Red Stripe says building digital capacity over time has helped the company to pivot faster and craft a crisis-resilient...
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Third party insurance – Is it worth it?

Jamaica Gleaner - 12 ore 25 min fa
There is an old insurance advertisement which says – ‘… between what’s good for you and what’s right for the insurance company is US (your broker)’. Is third party insurance really worth it? In most cases, absolutely no! In the old days, it was...
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Nestlé powdered milk hits shelves islandwide

Jamaica Gleaner - 12 ore 25 min fa
Nestlé Jamaica Limited (NJL) has announced its re-entry into the powdered milks category, thanks to its recently inked co-manufacturing deal with Dairy Industries Jamaica Limited (DIJL). The agreement has formalised DIJL’s production of Nestlé...
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Practical nurse schooling in disarray – expert - Fly-by-night trainees unable to do basic tasks

Jamaica Gleaner - 12 ore 27 min fa
The lack of uniform standards for schools that train practical nurses has resulted in hundreds of health professionals graduating each year still unable to perform vital tasks such as blood-pressure checks. The matter is of serious concern for...
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