Kalilah Enriquez

Transportation for Cops Needed – Wilson

Chairman of the Police Federation, Sergeant Raymond Wilson, says Woman Constable Thomas’ murder highlights the issue of the safe transportation of police...

St. Elizabeth Expecting Downpour

The Met Service is predicting moderate to heavy rain for St. Elizabeth and other parts of central Jamaica tomorrow. That’s good news for farmers in the breadbasket...

Tax Collections Up

More people are paying their taxes and paying on time. That’s how Tax Administration Jamaica, TAJ, is explaining a sizable increase in tax revenues in the latest...

Project Yellow Light

The Caribbean Development Bank, CDB, is seeking to get young motorists across the region to slow down on the roads. The CDB has partnered with the Inter-American...

JCSA Seeking Flat Dollar-Figure Wage Increase

At least one trade union has changed its wage negotiation tactics, and is now seeking a flat dollar-figure wage increase for its members. The government has offered...

Save 15-million Gallons Daily

Jamaica could save some 15-million gallons of water a day, simply by recycling waste water for agricultural purposes. It’s one of the initiatives being pursued by...

Caribbean Makes Progress on MDGs – UN Report

The final report of the Millennium Development Goals, MDG, was released this morning. The MDG documents progress on eight key targets set in the year 2000, to be...

Drought Won’t Affect Food Prices – Senator Grant

The leadership of the Rural Agricultural Development Authority, RADA and the Jamaica Agricultural Society, JAS, say they don’t believe the impact of the drought on...

Riverton Fires Hurting Investment Prospects – World Bank

The World Bank is advising that frequent fires at the Riverton dump may be affecting the government’s plan to lure investors to the Caymanas Economic Zone....

Increased Capacity Won’t Fix Water Woes – Fernandez

Managing Director of the Water Resources Authority, WRA, Basil Fernandez, says more dam capacity will not solve Jamaica’s water problem. Mr. Fernandez was speaking...