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Holness Confident Growth will Return

Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, says he’s confident growth will return to the economy. His comment comes after it was revealed on Wednesday that the economy...

PM Welcomes Opening of New Marcus Garvey Dr

Prime Minister Andrew Holness is welcoming the opening of the newly expanded Marcus Garvey Drive in St. Andrew. Mr. Holness last evening officially opened the...

NIR Continues to Grow

The country’s Net International Reserves, NIR, continue to increase. Central Bank Governor, Bryan Wynter, provided an update during yesterday’s meeting of...

Traffic Ticket Amnesty Rakes in $160m

The government has so far raked in $160-million from the recent traffic ticket amnesty. National Security Minister, Robert Montague, made the disclosure in the House of...

By-Elections Set for October 30

The by-elections for South East St. Mary, along with South and South West St. Andrew, are to be held on Monday, October 30. Prime Minister Andrew Holness made the...

BPO Sector to Create 25k Jobs by Next Fiscal Year – Holness

Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, says 25,000 jobs will be created in the Business Process Outsourcing, BPO, sector by the start of the next fiscal year. He says the BPO...

Pension Reform Bill Passes in Senate

The crucial pension reform bill was approved in the Senate today. The bill was piloted by Leader of Government Business in the Upper House, Senator Kamina Johnson Smith....

Stanley Motta Creating 5000 Jobs Through Multi-Billion Dollar ’58HWT’ Project

Five thousand jobs are to come on stream from a $3.9-billion investment which was unveiled today by Stanley Motta which is a subsidiary of the Mussons Group. The...

Four M16 Rifles Seized in Flanker

Four high-powered rifles were among five guns removed from the streets of Montego Bay, St. James today by a joint police-military team. The M-16 rifles and a Glock...

Men Held at Guest House with ‘Duppy Flim’ Released

The police have released two men who were at the guest house in St. Thomas where the country’s most wanted man, Marlon Perry, was shot and killed yesterday. The...