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Golding Chides Malahoo-Forte for ‘Speaking out of Turn’

Opposition Spokesman on Justice, Senator Mark Golding, says the legislative amendments proposed by the Attorney General could lead to an increase in police brutality....

‘No Real Crime Plan’ – Bunting

National Security Minister, Robert Montague, is being accused by his Opposition counterpart, Peter Bunting, of not outlining a cogent crime fighting strategy during his...

Opposition Supportive of CARICOM Review Commission

The Opposition Spokesman on Foreign Affairs, Dr. Morais Guy says he supports the Government decision to appoint a Commission to review Jamaica’s participation in...

Chang Eyeing Major Growth in BPO Sector

Minister without portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, Dr. Horace Chang, says the Government wants Jamaica to be a major player in the business...

OUR Grants JPS Tariff Increase

The Office of Utilities Regulations, OUR, says it has granted the Jamaica Public Service company, JPS, an almost 3-percent average increase in electricity rates. The OUR...

Govt & Opposition at Odds over Zika Management

Health Minister, Dr. Christopher Tufton, says the number of zika suspected cases in pregnant women has risen to eighty-eight. [audio_mp3...

Tufton Pitches Sin Tax on Sodas

Health Minister, Dr. Christopher Tufton, says his Ministry is exploring the feasibility of a special consumption tax on sweetened beverages to fight the high rate of...

Progress in Probe of Murder of Manchester Businessman

Commanding officer of the Manchester Police Division, Superintendent Vendolyn Cameron-Powell says the Police are making progress in the investigation of the murder of of...

USD$30m to Help Disaster Risk Reduction

Jamaica and the World Bank have signed a multi-million-dollar loan agreement to help the country deal with disaster risk financing and insurance, response and recovery,...

Prepare for Post-Brexit Xenophobia

Foreign Affairs Minister, Senator Kamina Johnson Smith says Jamaica has to be prepared for the increased xenophobia that has risen in the UK since the outcome of the...