Kalilah Enriquez

IMF Disappointed with Jamaica’s Economic Performance

The International Monetary Fund, IMF, says it’s disappointed with Jamaica’s recent economic performance. IMF Mission Chief to Jamaica, Dr. Uma Ramakrishnan,...

Respected Queen’s Counsel Questions Shane Alexis’

Senior Attorney, Queens Counsel Frank Phipps, says Dr. Shane Alexis might not be eligible to be elected to the House of Representatives. Dr. Alexis is running on the...

Warmington Draws Political Ire following “Tribal” Comments

Southwest St. Catherine Member of Parliament, the JLP’s Everald Warmington, is again the centre of controversy, with comments reportedly made at a JLP meeting in...

Help Coming for Hurricane-Ravaged C’bean Nations – IMF/World Bank

Caribbean countries devastated by this year’s hurricanes may get some level of debt relief. Both the IMF and World Bank leaders say they’ll do everything they...

‘Don’t Blame IMF for Jamaican Poverty’ – Lagarde

Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, IMF, Christine Lagarde, says the IMF is not to be blamed for the increase in poverty in Jamaica or recent negative...

Jamaica to Host Critical Talks with Correspondent Banks in November

Jamaica is to host a second meeting with correspondent banks next month, in an attempt to get them back on board to provide services to the hard-hit remittance and...

IMF Ready to Help Hurricane Ravaged Caribbean Nations

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is giving its first indication that it may have to do more to help Caribbean countries recently ravaged by hurricanes. The...

JLP Sets Sights on Reclaiming SW St Andrew

The political temperature in three constituencies is expected to rise today as both political parties officially start their campaigns for the October 30 by-elections....

‘All Systems Go’ at Alpart, says Henry

Mining Minister Mike Henry says all is on track at the bauxite-alumina plant, Alpart, which was recently reopened by the Chinese company, Jiquan Iron and Steel, JISCO....

‘No Body Cameras in Sight’ in Mt Salem – INDECOM

Commissioner of the Independent Commission of Investigations, INDECOM, Terrence Williams, says he didn’t see the security forces wearing any body cameras when he...