Kalilah Enriquez

Peter Phillips PNP Pres

Comrade Leader! Phillips Ascends PNP Throne

Dr. Peter David Phillips is now the fifth President of the People’s National Party, PNP. PNP Delegates elected him by acclamation at a Special Delegates Conference...

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Moody’s Downgrades Barbados Credit Rating

Credit ratings agency Moody’s is the latest downgrade Barbados The downgrade comes less than a week after Standard and Poor’s also lowered its long-term...

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Man Charged for JC Boy’s Murder Remanded

Quacie Hart, the man charged with the stabbing death of 14-year old Jamaica College student, Nicholas Francis, was remanded when he appeared in the Kingston and...

Andrew Holness Ground Breaking

‘Build More Houses!’, PM Urges NHT

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says he’s directed the National Housing Trust, NHT, to build more houses. Mr. Holness says there would not be a debate over the use...

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Building Economic Partnerships between Philadelphia & Jamaica

President of the World Trade Centre of Greater Philadelphia, Linda Mysliwy-Conlin says she’s impressed with the stability and growth of the Jamaican economy....

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Central Bank Announces Additional Measures to Keep JMD Stable

The Bank of Jamaica, BOJ, is taking additional steps to keep the Jamaican dollar stable. The BOJ announced today that they’ll stop paying interest to commercial...

PetroJam

Chinese Firm to lend Petrojam USD$1bn Refinery Upgrade

A Chinese company, Sinohydro, will lend Petrojam USD$1-billion or approximately JMD$127-billion to upgrade the state-owned oil refinery. That’s according to Energy...

Solar Plant

SolarBuzz CEO Accuses JPS of Scare Tactics

CEO of Solar Buzz Jamaica, Jason Robinson, says the Jamaica Public Service Company, JPS, is using scare tactics to keep businesses from leaving the grid and turning to...

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Chilling Testimony in #DeathSquadTrial

The prosecution’s main witness is to resume testimony in the high profile Clarendon death squad murder trial today. Yesterday, the witness gave gripping testimony...

Howard Mitchell

Former NHT Chairman Insists Funds Be ONLY Used for Housing

A former Chairman of the National Housing Trust, NHT, Howard Mitchell, says he’s opposed to the government taking funds from the Trust to use for purposes other...