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Education Minister Upbeat as New School Year begins Today

Posted on 9/4/2017

Education Minister Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid says he is hopeful and optimistic that the country will see great improvement in the education system this year. The Minster, in his back-to-school broadcast yesterday, not only expressed optimism, but also indicated that all the necessary preparations had been made for the start of the new academic year, which begins today.

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Back-to-School Message by Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid

Posted on 9/4/2017
My fellow Jamaicans, as we begin this new school year 2017 / 2018, we do so with much optimism and confidence that this will be a very good year for the education of our young people in Jamaica.
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Senate Approves Bill for CMI to Become a University

Posted on 2/28/2017

The Caribbean Maritime Institute (CMI) will now gain university status, following the passage of legislation in both Houses of Parliament to effect this. The Senate on Friday (February 24) approved the Caribbean Maritime University (CMU) Bill 2017, with 26 amendments.

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Government opens $30-million Scholarship Fund

Posted on 2/28/2017

The Government on Wednesday launched a $30-million scholarship grant to be provided through the Ministry of Finance and the Public Service/PetroCaribe Development Fund (PDF).

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Government to Award 10 Scholarships to Chinese Students

Posted on 2/28/2017
The Government will be awarding 10 scholarships to students from the People’s Republic of China to study locally at the Caribbean Maritime Institute (CMI).
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