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‘We Wah We Retro!” – Civil Servants Restive

Civil servants this morning protested outside the offices of the Ministry of Finance at Heroes Circle in Central Kingston, demanding the payment of their retroactive...

EU Gives Jamaica $2.3bn grant

The Jamaica government today received a $2.3-billion grant from the European Union, the EU. Prime Minister Portia Simpson-Miller says $1-billion will be used for debt...

Opposition Welcomes Hospital Board Resignations

Opposition Spokesperson on Health, Senator Marlene Malahoo Forte, has welcomed the resignation of the boards of the University Hospital of the West Indies and the...

Tourism Industry On Course for 100K Jobs – McNeil

Tourism Minister, Dr. Wykeham McNeill says the industry is on course to generate 10,000 jobs over the next two to three years. Dr. McNeill was speaking this morning at...

Phillips Says JLP has Credibility Problems

Finance Minister, Dr. Peter Phillips, says the public must beware of a Jamaica Labour Party, that has a serious credibility problem. Speaking to PNP supporters at a mass...

Church Protests ‘Unfair Land Deal’

Members of the Harvest Tabernacle Church gathered outside the National Commercial Bank Atrium on Trafalgar Road in New Kingston this morning, to protest what they say is...

Chief Executive Officer of the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica, Dennis Chung, economist, Ralston Hyman, And Vice President of Government Affairs at Scotia Bank, Wayne Henry

Economists Hail Lowering of Primary Surplus Target

Financial analysts are hailing the lowering of the primary surplus target as a potential boost for generating growth in the economy. The International Monetary Fund,...

Dalley Meets Families of Dead Babies

Health Minister, Dr. Horace Dalley, has met with the families of eight babies who died during a bacterial outbreak at the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at the University...

CCJ Debate Resumes on Sour Note

Opposition Senators returned to returned to the upper house today. This as the debate continued on the three bills to establish the Caribbean Court of Justice as...

Forum Bridge Closed

The National Works Agency, NWA ,is reporting that effective today, the Forum Bridge on Port Henderson Road in Portmore will be closed for the next three months. They say...