IDT rules against Petrojam

KINGSTON, Jamaica -- The Industrial Disputes Tribunal (IDT) on Monday ruled that Roselle Scott-Heron was unjustifiably dismissed as human resources manager at Petrojam in December 2016 and awarded her 12 months' salary as compensation. Read more


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Wednesday, January 24, 2018

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January — Earthquake Awareness Month

February 2 — World Wetlands Day

March 3 — World Wildlife Day

March 21 — International Day of Forests

March 22 — World Water Day

March 23 — World Meteorological Day

April 10 — World Atmosphere Day

April 22 — Earth Day

May 12 — World Migratory Bird Day (US & Canada)

May 22 — International Day for Biological Diversity —

June 1-30 — Disaster Preparedness Month

June 1-November 30 — Atlantic/Caribbean Hurricane Season

June 2-8 — National Environmental Awareness Week

June 05 — World Environment Day

June 08 — World Oceans Day

June 17 — World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought

July 11 — World Population Day

September 16 — International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer

September 21 — International Coastal Clean-up Day

September 23-27 — Maritime Week

September 27 — World Tourism Day

October 1 — World Habitat Day

October 4 — National Tree-Planting Day

October 5 — National Wood & Water Day

October 9 — International Day for Disaster Reduction

October 13 — International Migratory Bird Day (in Mexico, Central and South America, and the Caribbean)

October 16 — World Food Day

October 27-November 2 — Fire Safety Awareness Week

November 1-30 — Science and Technology Month

November 8 — World Town Planning Day

November 12 — World Birds Day

November 1 3 — GIS Day

November 14 — World Energy Conservation Day

December 5 — World Soil Day

December 11 — International Mountain Day

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