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Doctors Offered 7%

The Jamaica Medical Doctors Association, JMDA, says progress has been in its negotiations with the ministry of finance earlier today. However JMDA President, Dr. Alfred...

Taxi Operators Protest; Transport Authority Holds Firm

Taxi operators converged in Half Way Tree, St. Andrew today to protest what they say is the unreasonable restrictions being placed on the number of passengers they can...

Cheaper Electricity Still On Track – ESET

Chairman for the Electricity Sector Enterprise Team, ESET, Dr. Vincent Lawrence, says things are on schedule to provide new cheaper generating capacity to the national...

Teachers Reject 7% Offer

President of the Jamaica Teachers’ Association, Doran Dixon, has written to the Minister with responsibility for the Public Service — Horace Dalley —...

Irrigation Commission Workers Restive

Workers at the National Irrigation Commission, NIC, are at breaking point over many unsettled issues. Workers at the NIC are represented by the Bustamante Industrial...

Red Stripe Opens $US2-m Cassava Processing Factory

Beer manufacturers, Red Stripe, today officially commissioned into service their new starch processing factory at their headquarters on Spanish Town road in western St....

Strong Take-up for JPS Prepaid Meters

The power company, JPS, says interest in its new prepaid metering system is better than expected. The new ‘Pay As You Go’ meters haven’t been powered...

D’Aguilar Wants to Know What Happened to a UNDP $US300,000 Grant to Help Tivoli Residents

Chairman of the Tivoli Committee Lloyd D’Aguilar has written to the United Nations Development Programme, UNDP, seeking clarity on a 3-hundred thousand US or...

Montague Blasts Petrojam for Increasing Oil Prices

Opposition Spokesman on Energy, Senator Robert Montague, is criticizing the move by the state owned oil refinery Petrojam, to increase the price of gasoline on the local...

Major Fire in West Kingston

A fire broke out today in Pink Lane, West Kingston and sections of Oxford Street. The Member of Parliament for West Kingston, Desmond Mckenzie, says there are...