Jevon Minto

Bahamas Issues Advisory for US-bound Travelers

The Bahamian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration has issued a Travel Advisory urging its citizens to exercise “appropriate caution” when travelling...

More Key Board Appointments Coming

Information Minister, Senator Ruel Reid says in coming days, the Government will be announcing the new board members for a number of crucial public agencies. His...

FDI Down in Latin America & Caribbean

Foreign direct investments in the Caribbean and the Latin American region is at its lowest since 2010. That’s according to the regional Economic Commission, ECLAC....

Government Reviving Early Stimulation Programme

State Minister in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information Floyd Green says the Ministry will be re-activating an early stimulation programme to intervene in the...

More Power to National Grid

Cabinet has approved two proposals from the Pan Caribbean Sugar Company and the bauxite and alumina company, JAMALCO, to supply power to the national grid. The...

Postponing Major Projects Could Impact Growth Projections

The Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) says its projected growth rate in the economy could be impacted by the postponement of major infrastructural projects and adverse weather...

Phillips Calls for Investigation into Oceana Sale

Former Finance Minister, Dr. Peter Phillips, says he’s asked the Auditor General to investigate the sale of the Oceana Hotel in Downtown Kingston. Dr. Phillips is...

JUTC Marketing Manager Sacked

The state owned bus company, Jamaica Urban Transit Company, JUTC, has fired its Marketing and Communications Manager, Clinton Clarke. JUTC Managing Director, Paul...

Chinese National Convicted of Multiple Bootleg Charges

A Chinese national was convicted in the Falmouth Resident’s Magistrate Court on Friday, for breaching the Trademark and Excise Duty Act. He’s 38-year-old Shi...

Masterbuilders Highlight ‘Worrying Trend’ in Hotel Construction

The Incorporated Masterbuilders Association of Jamaica, IMAJ, is this afternoon pointing out that there’s a pattern emerging of sections of buildings under...