Kalilah Enriquez

No More Paying Vehicle Fitness at Swallowfield

Motorists will no longer be able to pay for your vehicle fitness at the Swallowfield Depot after October 31. Only electronic payments are facilitated at the Swallowfield...

JMD Trading at Lowest Rate since September 2016

Some people have lost millions by betting against the Jamaican dollar in recent months, as the local currency is now trading at its lowest rate since September 2016. It...

Govt to be More Accountable for Spending Excess Tax Dollars

The government will have to account for how it spends excess tax dollars in a supplementary budget, going forward. That’s according to the IMF’s Mission...

Cabinet Approves Proposal to allow Some Nurses to Write Prescriptions

Cabinet has approved a proposal to amend the Pharmacy Act to allow Nurse Practitioners to be able to write some prescriptions for patients. Health Minister, Dr....

Disciplinary Measures Recommended following Sav-La-Mar Hospital Special Report

A special report into construction on the Pediatric Ward of the Savannah La Mar hospital in Westmoreland has recommended disciplinary procedures against the Hospital...

Vandals Deface New Marcus Garvey Bust

The new Marcus Garvey bust at the University of the West Indies Mona campus has been defaced. Someone threw paint and grass all over the bust sometime late yesterday and...

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...

JUTC Overstaffing Proves Public Sector Cuts Possible – IMF

The IMF’s Mission Chief to Jamaica, Dr Uma Ramakrishnan, says the overstaffing at the state-owned Jamaica Urban Transit Company is proof that the government can make...