Kalilah Reynolds

Mitchell Calls for JMD to be Pegged to USD

Mr Mitchell says there's no confidence in the management of the exchange rate.

5 Killed in 24hrs

At least five people have reportedly killed been in the last 24-hours across the country. The reports span across five police divisions. In one of the latest incidents,...

Phillips Want Gov’t to Account for NIDS Loan

the Opposition intends to ask the Prime Minister to give details of contracts the government has entered into with third parties for goods and services related to NIDS.

‘Null and Void’ – Supreme Court Rules NIDS Unconstitutional

The Constitutional Court has declared the National Identification Registration Act, NIRA, null and void and of no legal effect. Chief Justice Brian Sykes handed down the...

Finance Minister Urges Businesses to Seek Financing through JSE

Finance Minister, Dr. Nigel Clarke, says the days of loans and debt as the only means of financing for Jamaican businesses are over. He made the comments on Tuesday, as...

New Survey Reveals High Levels of ‘Remittance Inequality’

Richer households in Jamaica receive significantly more remittances than poorer ones. That’s according to the Planning Institute of Jamaica (PIOJ) which has been...

‘Crawford Stays’ as Caretaker for East Portland

The PNP’s Damion Crawford will remain the party’s caretaker for East Portland. PNP leader President of the People’s National Party (PNP), Dr. Peter...

The Wigton Prospectus and the ‘Socialization of Wealth’

One-thousand Jamaican dollars is all it will take for Jamaicans to own a piece of the country’s largest renewable energy company, Wigton Windfarm. The prospectus...

Wigton Windfarm Puts Up 11-bn Shares in Highly Anticipated IPO

The prospectus for Wigton Windfarm’s highly anticipated Initial Public Offering (IPO) is now out. The Manchester-based company has put up 11-billion shares for sale at...

Mortgage Wars!

The mortgage wars are on! As Jamaica’s banks and financial institutions race to attract new customers with lower interest rates and innovative offers. It means more...