Kalilah Enriquez

Scores of JCTU Members Not Feeling Benefits of Raised Tax Threshold

President of the Jamaica Confederation of Trade Unions, JCTU, Helene Davis Whyte says about half of her members have not benefited from the increase in the Personal...

UDC Defends Downtown Kingston Development MOU

General Manager of the Urban Development Corporation, UDC, Dr. Damian Graham, is defending the entity’s agreement with China Construction America, CCA. The UDC has...

New JTA President Disappointed with Pace of Wage Negotiations

The newly installed President of the Jamaica Teachers Association, Georgia Waugh Richards, says she’s disappointed with the pace of wage negotiations with the...

Human Rights Campaigners Dismiss Quallo’s Backtrack as PR

Public Defender, Arlene Harrison Henry, is describing Police Commissioner George Quallo’s backtracking on the JCF’s controversial administrative review...

Health Ministry Denies Reports that it’s to Import Cannabis Oil Meds from Cayman

Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Winston De La Haye, is denying reports in the Cayman news media, that Jamaica’s Health Ministry is close to inking a deal with a...

‘New FX Trading Tool Working Well’ – BOJ Governor

Bank of Jamaica Governor, Brain Wynter, says the new trading tool being used to sell foreign exchange to the market has been working well. It’s called the BOJ...

‘Lending Rates are Too High!’ – BOJ Governor

Bank of Jamaica Governor, Brian Wynter, says interest rates at lending institutions are still too high. This, despite the fact that interest rates on bank loans have...

Phillips Apologizes for Insensitive Party Rallying Cry

Opposition Leader, Dr. Peter Phillips, is apologizing to the Member of Parliament for St Andrew North Western, the JLP’s Derrick Smith. Dr. Phillips has been...

Tearful Candle Light Vigil for Mickolle Moulton

There was an outpouring of support for murdered 17-year old Mickolle Moulton last evening at a candle light vigil to mourn her loss. The vigil was held at the...

More Western Union Closures Coming

Western Union customers are being advised that there could be further closures of outlets as operations continue to be reviewed. This has been disclosed by Senior Vice...