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Confusion over Political Ombudsman Appointment

The leader of Government Business in the House, Phillip Paulwell, has conceded that a new appointment was made to the Office of the Political Ombudsman, despite the...

Inhumane Passenger Practices!

The Transport Authority is warning route taxi operators, to desist from transporting children in the trunks of motor cars, or face prosecution. The Transport Authority...

Utech Students, Staff & Community Unite For Shanique Walters

Students and staff of the University of Technology, UTech, along with residents of Mona and Hope Pastures, mounted a march and candlelight vigil last evening in memory...

Civil Servants Threaten Protests Next Week

The Acting President of the Jamaica Civil Service Association, JCSA, Robert Chung, says travelling officers are prepared to take to the streets next Monday, to press the...

‘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...