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Drought Forcing Spike in Produce Prices

The Consumer Affairs Commission, CAC, says for the months of June and July, it has noted a marked increase in the price of agricultural produce sold at farm gates. In a...

CAPI Opposes Oversight for INDECOM

The civil lobby group, Citizens’ Action for Principle and Integrity, CAPI, says the Independent Commission of Investigations, INDECOM, needs no additional...

Bush Fires Pressure Manchester Fire Brigade

The Deputy Superintendent of the Manchester Fire Brigade, Neville Bennett, says his team has been placed under severe pressure, due to the increasing number of bush...

Robertson Pleads for Farmers

The MP for Western St. Thomas, James Robertson, says the farmers in his constituency whose crops were destroyed in a recent massive bush fire, cannot wait until the...

St James Murder Spike Hurting Business

Prominent Montego Bay based businessman, Robin Russell, says the spate of murders in St. James since the start of year, is having an impact on commercial activities in...

INDECOM Boss Welcomes Oversight

The Commissioner of INDECOM, Terrence Williams, says he wouldn’t object to the entity being supervised by an oversight body, as long as it doesn’t interfere...

Iran Sanctions to Impact Oil Prices

Chairman of the Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica, Christopher Cargill, says the lifting of economic sanctions against Iran, should cause a further reduction in world oil...

$250M in Counterfeit Goods Confiscated

The Jamaica Customs Agency, JCA, confiscated over $250-million worth of counterfeit goods at the island’s ports between January last year and April this year....

Drought Could Force Higher Agricultural Prices

The Chief Executive Officer of the Rural Agricultural Development Authority, RADA, Lenworth Fulton, is warning consumers to brace for higher prices for fresh farm...

Riverton Privatization by 2017 – Chung

Chairman of the Board of the National Solid Waste Management Authority, NSWMA, Dennis Chung, says work is underway to privatize the Riverton City dump by 2017. The dump...