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FHC

FHC Registers $36m Net Surplus

First Heritage Co-operative Credit Union (FHC) has, at June 30, registered a group net surplus of just over $36-million and liquidity ratio of 17.28 percent. CEO Roxann...

Carib Cement

Concerns Over Potential Cement Shortage

There are growing concerns this afternoon that there could be a cement shortage on the island. Last month, Carib Cement company, told our news centre that an expected...

Robbery

Investigators Pursuing Ex-Cop Suspected of String of Robberies

The police say they’re in pursuit of a former constable who’s wanted in connection with a series of robberies and break-ins in Manchester. Former Police...

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AG Intervenes in Fresh JCF-INDECOM Row

A fresh dispute between the police and the Independent Commission of Investigations, INDECOM, has prompted the intervention of the Attorney General. Nationwide News...

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Tsetsi Surprised to be Paired with Sakima for Contender Semi-Final

Tsetsi ‘Lights out’ Davis says he was surprised when he was paired with Sakima ‘Mr. Smooth’ Mullings for the semi-finals of the Wray and Nephew...

Jamaica Stock Exchange

Major Shareholders of Derrimon and CP Sell Significant Portions of their Holdings

There was some heavy connected party trading last week on the Junior Market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange. Major shareholders of Derrimon Trading Company and Caribbean...

Tourists

100k More Stopover Visitors

One-hundred-thousand more stopover tourists visited Jamaica last year than the year before. Data published by the Jamaica Tourist Board, JTB, revealed that for the 12...

SchoolChildren

Education Ministry Taking Control of 50 Early Childhood Schools

The Ministry of Education is moving to bring at least 50-percent of early childhood institutions under the direct control of the government. Education Minister, Ruel...

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No Need for Early Elections, says Seaga

Former Prime Minister and JLP Leader, Edward Seaga is of the view that Prime Minister Andrew Holness should not call an early election. There’ve been speculations...

Kwame Bantu

Jamaican Kicked off British Airways Flight says he was ‘Treated Like a Slave’

More details are emerging about the Jamaican Rastafarian elder who was kicked off a British Airways flight yesterday, after demanding to be placed in business class. The...