Dennis Brooks

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Scotia Investments Rakes in $150m Quarterly Profits

President of Scotia Investments Jamaica, Lissant Mitchell is reporting a net profit of almost $150-million for the quarter ended January 31. It represents a 27-percent...


Tax Administration Surpasses Q3 Collection Target by 27%

Tax Administration of Jamaica, TAJ, says it’s exceeded its tax collection target for the third quarter of fiscal year 2016/2017 by almost $7-billion. In a...


DPP Moves to Transfer Carnal Abuse Case to Kingston

The Director of Public Prosecutions, DPP, Paula Lewellyn, is seeking to have the carnal abuse trial involving the 64-year old Moravian Pastor, Rupert Clarke, transferred...


Simpson-Miller Admin Only Gave Conditional Approval to Caricel

Former Security Minister, Peter Bunting, says the Portia Simpson Miller led cabinet only gave conditional approval for a telecoms license to Caricel because they’d...


Jamaica Broilers Registers 14% Q3 Profit

Jamaica Broilers Group is reporting a 14-percent increase in revenue for the quarter ending October 2016. The company saw its revenue jump from $9.2-billion to...


Portia Signals Departure from PNP Presidency

The People’s National Party, PNP is to have a new President before the end of next year. Embattled President, Portia Simpson-Miller told a meeting of her...

Shooting Scene

Police Pinned Down in Western Kgn Gun Battle

Police were pinned down under intense gunfire in Western Kingston, as the open warfare between rival forces continued last night. Information reaching the Nationwide...


SVL Appoints Acting CEO Following Brian Charles’ Passing

Supreme Ventures Limited has appointed Senior Vice President of Group Finance, James Danny Morrison as acting President and CEO. The decision follows the passing of...


Revised Islandwide List of Hurricane Shelters

Pearnel JR

‘Govt Not Silent on Crime’ – Charles

State Minister of National Security, Pearnel Charles Junior, is rejecting criticisms that the government has been silent in the wake of an increase in murders. He says...