Transport Ministry reduces senior citizens’ JUTC fare to $40

KINGSTON, Jamaica -- The Ministry of Transport, Works and Housing a short while ago released amended fares for the Jamaica Urban Transit Company which it says will become effective on Sunday, August 24. According to the ministry’s release the amended fares are: adults$120; senior citizens a ... Read more


Girl Rising screening

Tuesday, January 21, 2014    

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THE Institute of Jamaica in downtown Kingston will host the screening of the film, Girl Rising (2013), on Thursday at 12:30 pm.

Girl Rising is a global movement for girls' education, based primarily around the film. The film presents the remarkable stories of nine girls from nine countries — Sierra Leone, Haiti, Ethiopia, Afghanistan, Peru, Egypt, Nepal, India, and Cambodia.

A contribution of $200 is required to view the film and full proceeds will go directly towards the Programmes Coordination Division's "Self Esteem and Image Enhancement Workshops for Girls."





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