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DBJ Provides $20bn in Loans

The Development Bank of Jamaica has provided over $20-billion in loans to various enterprises over the last three years. That’s according to Account Executive at...

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‘Audit Sugar Transformation Programme’ – Shaw

Opposition Spokesman on Finance and Planning, Audley Shaw, is calling on the Auditor General to conduct an audit of the Sugar Transformation Programme. In making the...

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Cuba a Tourism Opportunity; Not a Threat

President of the Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association, Nicola Madden-Greig, says the normalization of relations between the United States and Cuba, is an opportunity...

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Capitalizing on Sporting Success

Director of Tourism, Paul Pennicook, says his team is already working to translate Jamaica’s success at the recent World Athletics Championships in Beijing, to the...

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Golding to Make WKgnCOE Return?

The Commissioner of the West Kingston Enquiry, Sir David Simmons, says former Prime Minister Bruce Golding, may be required to return to the witness stand. This so he...

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JLP Promises National Health Insurance Scheme

Opposition Spokesperson on Health, Senator Malahoo Forte, says the next JLP administration will institute a National Health Insurance Scheme to improve access to vital...

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‘Improve Farm Work Programme Criteria’ – Vaz

The MP for West Portland, Daryl Vaz , is calling on Labour Minister, Derrick Kellier to re-examine the criteria for enlistment in the overseas farm work programme. Mr....

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Mastery in Grade 4 Literacy

The Ministry of Education says the country has reached its target of achieving mastery in literacy at the grade four level. Education Minister, Ronald Thwaites, made the...

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Health Ministry Witholding Full Report of Health Audit

The Ministry of Health says it will not be publishing the complete findings of the audit into conditions at public health facilities across the island. According to the...

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Gas Prices Down

Petrojam says the price of 87 and 90 octane gasoline has decreased by $2.02 per litre. However the price of Automotive Diesel is up by $1.12 per litre, while it will...