Jevon Minto

Damning Human Rights Report

The United States has released its 2014 Country Report on Human Rights Practices in Jamaica, highlighting a number of issues including a lack of transparency in the...

Robinson Rebuffs US Spying Allegations

State Minister of Technology, Julian Robinson, is calling on the US State Department to provide evidence that the government of Jamaica is illegally monitoring the...

Government Monitoring Online Activities? US Human Rights Report Says They Might

The Government may be monitoring your private online communications without appropriate legal authority. That’s according to the latest human rights report on...

Ja Blasts Dom-Rep’s Anti-Haitian Stance

Jamaica is warning the Dominican Republic against proceeding with the mass deportation of some its own people of Haitian decent, under a plan which has already made...

Jamaica to Seek EU Visa Waiver – Nicholson

Foreign Affairs Minister, Senator AJ Nicholson today told the Senate, that Jamaica will be seeking a visa waiver from the European Union for Jamaicans to travel to the...

‘Tackle Youth Unemployment’ – CDB

The Caribbean Development Bank, CDB, has called on regional governments to tackle chronic youth unemployment through a multi-sectoral approach. The CDB released a study...

Malahoo Forte Renews Call for Indepent Chick-V Assessment

Opposition Spokesperson for Health, Senator Marlene Malahoo Forte, is renewing her call for the Government to have the Pan American Health Organisation, PAHO, lead the...

Government Signs MOU with Krauck Systems, Anchor Finance

The Government has signed the ‘non-binding’ Memorandum of Understanding, MOU, with Krauck Systems & Anchor Finance for the development of the first...

No Fire at Riverton Contrary to Preliminary Fire Brigade Report

The Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management, ODPEM, says there is no fire at Riverton but rather at a tyre shop near the dump. ODPEM’s general...

Holness to Guest Judge Magnum Kings & Queens: Twitter Sounds Off

Opposition Leader, Andrew Holness, will guest judge the popular dancehall TV show, Magnum Kings & Queens of Dancehall come next week. It is the latest in a series of...