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Lee Chin Clarifies EGC 5yr Growth Target

The Chairman of the Government’s Economic Growth Council, Michael Lee Chin, is clarifying his 5-percent growth target. Last week, Mr. Lee Chin had pledged that...

Concern over Unidentified Chemical Leak at CRH

President of the Medical Association of Jamaica, MAJ, Dr. Myrton Smith says he’s concerned that the Cornwall Regional Hospital has not been able to identify the...

Police Search for Sex Worker after Shooting of Gynecologist

The Police in St. James are this afternoon searching for a female sex worker following the robbery and shooting of an American doctor in Granville last night. It’s...

JSE Warns Against Email Fraud

The Jamaica Stock Exchange, JSE is urging members of the public and those in the financial sector not to open a fraudulent email that’s been circulating. The...

Time for Performance-based Public Sector Pay

The Chief Executive Officer of the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica, PSOJ, Dennis Chung, says the Government will need to establish a compensation scheme based on...

Health Ministry Issues Ackee Warning

The Ministry of Health is urging the public to be cautious in the preparation and consumption of ackee to avoid poisoning. This as two cases of ackee poisoning have been...

Reid & Thwaites Clash over Education Budget

Education Minister, Ruel Reid and his Opposition counterpart, Ronald Thwaites clashed at the Standing Finance Committee of Parliament this morning. Officials from the...

Medical Marijuana Sparks Row at NCU

Nationwide News understands that there’s disquiet at the Seventh-day Adventist-owned Northern Caribbean University, NCU, after the University’s leadership...

Simpson-Miller Laments Killing of American Missionaries

Opposition Leader, Portia Simpson-Miller, is condemning the murder of the two missionaries. Mrs. Simpson-Miller is also lamenting the recent wave of murders across the...

INDECOM Worried About Safety of Inmates

INDECOM’s Commissioner, Terrence Williams, says he’s concerned that the State has not put in place adequate measures to safeguard the lives of inmates in...