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Manchester Police Denies Reports Spalding Police Station Was Shot Up By Gunmen

Head of the Manchester Police, Superintendent David White, is clarifying reports that the police station in Spalding, Clarendon was shot up by gunmen. Superintendent...

Private Security Expert Raises Concerns Over Proposed Audit of Industry

Commander Overton says an audit of the independent contractor arrangement which obtains in the industry, will probably find the entire industry to be non-compliant.

Private Security Industry ‘Deteriorating Rapidly’ – Expert Warns

The Jamaica Society for Industrial Security, JSIS, says the private security industry is deteriorating rapidly due to the actions of certain companies who do not...

Do More to Protect Jamaica’s Environemnt – Chinese Ambassador Tells Its Companies

The Chinese company, Jiuquan Iron and Steel, JISCO, came under fire recently due to concerns over possible health hazards posed by it's operations in Nain St. Elizabeth.

Inflation Rates at Historic Low

Jamaica recorded its second lowest annual inflation rate in 2018.

Unemployment Drops to 8% Buoyed by 3 Sectors

According to STATIN's Director-General, Carol Coy, as of January 2019 more than 1-million-2-hundred-and-32-thousand Jamaicans are employed. That's an increase of...

Unemployment Drops to 8% – STATIN

According to the Statistical Institute of Jamaica, STATIN, Jamaica’s unemployment rate continues to decline. Director of STATIN, Carol Coy, says as of January 2019...

‘BRI Can Bring Employment and Growth to Jamaica’, says Minister Johnson-Smith.

Jamaica has joined the growing list of nations which have signed on to the Chinese One Belt and One Road Initiative (BRI), which promises significant economic and...

Jamaica Votes to Accept Juan Guaido’s Ambassador to the OAS

The Government of Jamaica has voted to accept self-styled interim President of Venezuela, Juan Guaido’s designated ambassador to the Organization of American...

Ex-Im Bank Provides Record $9.4bn in SME Loans

The Export-Import Bank of Jamaic has provided a record $9.4-billion in loans to Small and Medium size Enterprises. In a statement yesterday, the EXIM Bank says the...