Jamaica

Jamaica Cancer Society Gets New Mammography Unit

Jamaica Cancer Society Gets New Mammography Unit

Jamaica Cancer Society's head office in St Andrew now has new mammography unit. The society was able to get the new unit costing $16 million.

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66% Drop in Population of Invasive Lionfish due to Overfishing

66% Drop in Population of Invasive Lionfish due to Overfishing

The National Environment and Planning Agency in Jamaica reported 66% drop in population of invasive lionfish. Earlier, fishermen were scared of catching lionfish because of poisonous spines on the fish which can deliver extremely powerful sting. Also, lionfish were known to cause havoc to reefs and local eco-systems by eating native fish thus destroying stocks of other fish populations.

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Jamaica Scientist Looks Forward to Launch Medical Marijuana Company

Jamaica Scientist Looks Forward to Launch Medical Marijuana Company

According to a latest report, a scientist from Jamaica, which is an island country situated in the Caribbean Sea, is looking forward to launch a company that will aim at benefiting the most from the herbal drug marijuana.

According to the prominent Jamaican scientist and entrepreneur medical marijuana is a growing global industry in the present scenario.

It has also been confessed by the scientist that this company can prove to be a boon for the island's chronically declining economy.

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Jamaica's Anti-Doping Board Resigns Unanimously

Jamaica's Anti-Doping Board Resigns Unanimously

According to a latest report, the entire board of the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission has recently resigned from its services. Sources have also revealed that the board has resigned including its sole chairman Herbert Elliott.

It has also been revealed that the entire board has resigned during an ongoing investigation into its testing practices.

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DCS will observe correctional services week starting fro 24 October till 31 October

It will be a sensational event for the Jamaican when the Department of Correctional Services or DCS will be offering an array of services while observing correctional services week starting from 24 October and closing on
31October.

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