Jevon Minto

Govt Makes Historically Early Subvention Disbursement to Schools

Education Minister, Senator Ruel Reid, says his Ministry has disbursed over $1.4-billion in subvention to public schools across the country. [audio_mp3...

Mixed Responses to Call for St James State of Emergency

Former Central St. James MP, the PNP’s Lloyd B Smith, is supporting the call by Government Senator, Charles Sinclair, for the declaration of a limited state of...

Shaw Urges End to ‘Correspondent Banking Crisis’

Finance Minister Audley Shaw is urging international banks to end what he says is the indiscriminate practice of withdrawing their services to local and regional...

‘Tax Promise Won’t Be Fulfilled’ – Phillips

Opposition Spokesman on Finance and Planning, Dr. Peter Phillips says its clear that the Government will not be able to fulfill its promise of further raising the income...

Govt Names Adam Stewart Growth Ambassador

Chief Executive Officer and Deputy Chairman of Sandals Resorts, Adam Stewart, has been appointed to the government’s Economic Growth Council. Mr. Stewart who is...

PNP Region 1 Withdraws Burke No Confidence Motion

The Lisa Hanna-led PNP Region 1 is ending its push for PNP General Secretary, Paul Burke, to resign immediately. In April, a motion calling for the resignation of Mr....

Peter Phillips Denies Endorsing Colin Campbell

The Member of Parliament for East Central St Andrew, Dr. Peter Phillips, is denying that’s he’s endorsed Colin Campbell to be the next MP for the PNP...

Hylton Challenges Samuda on Free Zone Vehicle Importation

The Opposition Spokesman on Industry, Investment and Commerce, Anthony Hylton says he’s opposed to a new policy announced by Industry Minister, Karl Samuda...

PC Bank Audit Turns Up Worrying Findings

A forensic audit into the National Peoples’ Cooperative Bank, NPCB has returned worrying findings. That’s according to the Minister of Agriculture, Industry,...

Chung Fumes over Income Taxes form Top Earners

Chief Executive Officer of the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica, PSOJ Dennis Chung, is again criticizing the Government’s decision to increase the income tax...