Kalilah Reynolds

Gov’t Focuses On Improving Telecom Network Across Ja, Before Introducing Competition

Energy Minister, Fayval Williams says the government is now primarily focused on improving the telecommunications network across the country before it introduces more...

Marriott Int’l Brings Their First All-Inclusive Luxury Resort To Jamaica

Marriott International is readying to open its first all-inclusive luxury resort in Jamaica. They’re partnering with the Amaterra Jamaica Group, led by Keith and...

Dollar Slide: Demand For US Dollars Grows 5 Times This Year – BOJ Governor

Bank of Jamaica Governor, Richard Byles, says demand for US dollars has grown by as much as five times this year over last year, due to several large transactions by...

Dollar Drops To Unprecedented Low Rate, Trading At $142 to $US1

The Jamaican dollar has now passed the 142-dollars to 1 to US mark. It lost another 27 cents against the US, to open this morning selling at an average 142-dollars...

Jamaica Regains Top Spot As Financial Capital of the Caribbean – Keith Collister

Jamaica is regaining its place as the financial center of the Caribbean. That’s according to financial analyst and commentator, Keith Collister. He says the island...

IMF Mission Chief Tells Central Bank To Lead Public Education Campaign On Sliding Dollar

IMF Mission Chief to Jamaica, Dr. Uma Ramakrishnan, is recommending the Bank of Jamaica lead a public education campaign about the dollar. Dr. Ramakrishnan was speaking...

J’Can Dollar Slides: PSOJ President Highlights Need To Increase US$ Earnings From Exports

The Private Sector Organization of Jamaica, PSOJ, is again raising concerns about what it’s describing as increased volatility in the foreign exchange market. This...

After 3-Year Long Investigation, Man Charged For St. James Shooting Incident

A nearly three-year-long investigation into the shooting of a man at Irie Drive in Hendon Norwood in St. James has ended. Detectives from the Montego Hills Police...

Three Ordered To Answer To Murder Charges in Westmoreland & Trelawny

Three persons are scheduled to appear before the court to answer to the charge of Murder in the coming weeks. Twenty-five-year-old Carwin Smythe, otherwise called...

MOHW To Mainstream Oral Health In Public Health System

Health and Wellness Minister Dr Christopher Tufton says oral health needs to become an accepted standard of the public health infrastructure. The minister says dental...