Kalilah Enriquez

Controversial American Pastor Denied Entry into Jamaica

Controversial American Baptist pastor Stephen Anderson has been denied entry to Jamaica. Pastor Anderson, who ministers with the Faithful Word Baptist Church in Arizona,...

PSOJ to Establish Crime Monitoring Group

President of the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica, PSOJ, Howard Mitchell, says they’ll be setting up a group to monitor the country’s response to...

Derrick Smith Urges JLP to Follow Constitution in Selecting NW St Andrew Candidate

The recently retired Member of Parliament for North West St. Andrew, Derrick Smith, is calling on the hierarchy of the Jamaica Labour Party, JLP, to follow its...

PSOJ Comes out in Support of State of Emergency

The Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica, PSOJ, is the latest group to come out in support of the State of Emergency. The PSOJ had earlier this month expressed concern...

Police Take Zero-Tolerance Approach to St James Crime

The Police have announced a zero-tolerance approach to crime in St. James, in the wake of yesterday’s declaration of a State of Public Emergency in the parish....

UPDATE: PM to Officially Declare State of Public Emergency in St James

Prime Minister Andrew Holness is expected to begin a press conference at Jamaica House in a few moments. He’s expected to announce that a State of Public Emergency...

National Security Ministry Partially Cancels Contract with O’Brien’s International

The Ministry of National Security has partially cancelled the contract with O’Brien’s international to provide used cars for the police. Permanent Secretary...

Half of Jamaican Businesses Expecting a More Profitable 2018

Almost half of all businesses say they expect to be much more profitable this year than last year. That’s according to the latest Business and Consumer Confidence...

Economy Ends 2017 with 5.2% Inflation

Jamaica ended the calendar year 2017 with inflation at 5.2-percent. That’s according to the Consumer Price Index Bulletin, released yesterday by the Statistical...

Investigators Still Probing Cause of Fire at Walker’s Place of Safety

Authorities have yet to determine the cause of the fire that destroyed the Walker’s Place of Safety on Lyndhurst Crescent in Kingston early this morning. Two...