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Chuck Dismisses Panton’s Criticisms

Opposition Spokesman on Justice, Delroy Chuck, is refuting a suggestion by the President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Seymour Panton, that many of those who are...

Ombudsman to Speak with Vaz

Political Ombudsman Donna Parchment Brown says she intends to speak with Central Westmoreland MP, Dwayne Vaz, before determining if any action will be necessary...

Senate Passes SEZ Bill, Deleting Controversial CARICOM Job Clause

The Senate today passed the Special Economic Zone Bill, but not before deleting a controversial clause that placed CARICOM nationals on equal footing with Jamaicans for...

Kingston Declared Creative City by UNESCO

The Mayor of Kingston, Senator Angela Brown Burke, has announced that her city has been declared a Creative City by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and...

7% of Caribbean Unemployed

The International Labour Organisation, ILO, says 1.7-million people or just under 7-percent of the Caribbean and Latin American workforce, joined the ranks of the...

Senate Suspends Debate of DNA Bill

Debate on the DNA Evidence Bill was suspended in the Upper House today after concerns were raised by Opposition Senator Marlene Malahoo-Forte, over what appears to be a...

Dalley to form Health Sector Transformation Task Force

Health Minister, Horace Dalley says he’ll be establishing a Health Sector Transformation task force to advise him on how to proceed with the no-user fee policy at...

Economy Records Q3 Growth

The Economic Programme Oversight Committee, EPOC, says the economy grew by 1.5-percent in the third quarter this year, relative to the corresponding period last last...

Dalley Promises Changes in Health Sector

Health Minister, Horace Dalley, says more changes are coming at various levels of management within the sector. The Minister made the comment at a sector forum on...

Confidence High Heading into Yuletide Season

The Chief Executive Officer for the Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica, PSOJ, Dennis Chung, says business confidence is high, heading into the Christmas season....