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JTA Gets Improved Wage Offer

The Jamaica Teachers Association, JTA, is now in possession of a slightly improved wage offer from the Government. The JTA President is Doran Dixon. Mr. Dixon declined...

Police Wage Row Heads to Court

The wage dispute between the Jamaica Police Federation and the Simpson Miller administration is shifting to the Courts hours before both parties are scheduled to return...

Police, Gunman Hospitalized Following Shooting Incident

A Policeman and a gunman are in hospital this afternoon nursing gunshot wounds following a shooting incident in Papine, St. Andrew. Reports are that the off-duty...

Teachers Get 7% Wage Offer

Nationwide News understands that the Portia Simpson Miller-administration is now offering the island’s teachers a 7-percent wage increase for the new contract...

Vaz Blasts Simmons

Member of Parliament for West Portland, Daryl Vaz is blasting Chairman of the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry,  Sir David Simmons for the manner in which his name...

Govt Under Fire For Barring Police Sick Out

The Simpson Miller administration is coming under fire from the Opposition Jamaica Labour Party for obtaining the injunction from the Court which ordered the Police to...

‘Don’t Bow!’ – Sgt Wilson to ‘Sick Cops’

Police Federation Chairman, Sergeant Raymond Wilson, is responding strongly to an injunction obtained by the Government which has ordered rank and file members of the...

Serious Concerns Raised over $US5billion Logistics Hub Project

The Professor Gordon Shirley-led National Logistics Council, NLIC, has advised Cabinet that it has serious concerns about Industry Minister, Anthony Hylton’s,...

Dalley Invites Police Federation Back to Negotiating Table

Public Service Minister, Horace Dalley, has written the Police Federation inviting the union back to the negotiating table in the latest bid by the Government to end the...

Police Not Backing Down; Wilson Rejects Bunting

Public Service Minister Horace Dalley and the Simpson Miller administration are facing mounting pressure this afternoon, as the Police Federation shows no sign that it...