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Golding Uncomfortable with Gov’t NHT Raid

Former Prime Minister, Bruce Golding, says he ‘hoped’ the current Holness administration would not have raided the National Housing Trust, NHT, for budgetary...

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Former PM says Budget is Fiscally Sound; Disagrees with GCT on Health Insurance

Former Prime Minister Bruce Golding has joined those expressing discomfort with the government’s decision to impose the 16 and a half percent General Consumption...

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Phillips to be Affirmed as PNP President Sunday

Just over 3,000 delegates are eligible to affirm the ascension of Dr. Peter Phillips to the post of President of the Peoples’ National Party this Sunday. A special...

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Transport Minister to Begin Consultations on Bus & Taxi Fares

Minister of Transport, Mike Henry, is to kick off consultations with industry stakeholders regarding possible increases in taxi and bus fares. Several groups are calling...

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Stand-Off Looming Over TEF

The Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association, JHTA and the government could be on a collision course over the Tourism Enhancement Fund, TEF. The JHTA is vowing to lobby its...

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Former Employee Slaps JMB with $100m Lawsuit

The state owned Jamaica Mortgage Bank, JMB has been hit with a $100-million lawsuit. The lawsuit has been filed by banker and former loan officer at the institution,...

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Police Probing Westmoreland Quadruple Murder

Police are seeking public assistance in finding those responsible for the killing of four men in Westmoreland on Sunday. The men were gunned down while at a bar and...

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Hanover Police Seeking Support in Fight to Dismantle Gangs

The Hanover Police say they need public support to dismantle gangs operating within the parish. The new divisional head for the parish is Deputy Superintendent of...

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Increases in Vehicle License Fees Come into Effect Today

Motorists should brace for an increase in the cost to license their vehicles as a 20-percent increase comes into effect today. This forms part of the government’s...

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Insurance Powerhouses Urge Govt to Roll Back GCT on Group Health

President and CEO of Sagicor the country’s largest provider of health insurance is calling on the government to roll back its planned initiative to apply General...