Dennis Brooks

Holness Insists Petrojam Chose ‘Best of Bad Options’ in Settling with Ramharrak

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the decision by the Petrojam Board to agree to a $9-million settlement with former Human Resources Manager, Yolande Ramharrak was the...

West Portland MP Pays Tribute to Slain East Portland Colleague

West Portland MP, Daryl Vaz, also paid tribute to Dr. Bloomfield in the House of Representatives yesterday. An emotional Vaz told the House that Dr. Bloomfield was a...

Baby Believed to be Stolen from VJH to Undergo Medical Tests

The Police say a baby believed to be the one stolen from the Victoria Jubilee Hospital, last month, is to undergo medical examinations. A woman turned up at the...

Govt to Provide More State Assets for Private Sector

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says in the coming months, the government will be making state assets available to the private sector for utilisation. Noting that the...

CARICOM Heads Huddle Over Position on Venezuela Crisis

CARICOM Heads of Government are currently meeting via video-conference in a special emergency meeting to address the ongoing situation in Venezuela. The regional bloc...

Employers’ Federation President Warns of Looming BPO Labour Shortage

The Jamaica Employers’ Federation, JEF, is warning that a severe labour shortage is looming in the Business Process Outsourcing, BPO, sector. JEF President, David...

Govt Reviewing Taxes Paid by Securities Dealers

Minister without portfolio in the Finance Ministry, Fayval Williams, is seeking to assure stakeholders in the security dealers’ sector, that the government is...

Paulwell Denies Knowledge of Burke’s Bid for Venezuela’s PetroJam Stake

East Kingston Member of Parliament and Opposition Spokesman on Energy, Phillip Paulwell, says he was NOT aware that former PNP General Secretary, Paul Burke, had...

Govt to Increase Length of Mining Licenses to 10yrs

Mining Minister, Robert Montague, says the government will be increasing the length of time granted under most mining licenses to 10 years. Minister Montague says...

USF Appoints Daniel Dawes as CEO

The Universal Service Fund, USF, has a new Chief Executive Officer. He is Daniel Dawes. He joined the fund on January 2. He replaces former CEO, Suzette Buchanan, who...