Kalilah Enriquez

Stop Locking Students Out!

Chief Education Officer, Dr. Grace McLean says the Ministry of Education does not support the practice of locking students out of schools. Reports emerged yesterday that...

Maduro Lobbies Oil Producers to UP Prices

Venezuelan President, Nicholas Maduro is lobbying the world’s leading oil producing nations to raise prices to a minimum of 70-US dollars per barrel. Maduro...

Smooth Re-Opening Despite Serious Water Woes

A serious water situation has threatened the closure of at least one school today, as thousands of students across the country headed back to the classroom this morning....

Banks Battling over Small Business Market

Banks and financial institutions are competing more than ever to lend money to micro, small and medium enterprises, MSMEs. The latest credit conditions report published...

Nurses, Doctors Defend Partial Disclosure of Healthcare Audit

The leaders of the groups representing the island’s doctors and nurses are defending the government’s decision not to make full disclosure, following the...

Manufacturing Sector Slowing Down – Seaga

President of the Jamaica Manufacturers’ Association, JMA, Metry Seaga, says he’s concerned about the apparent slowdown in manufacturing. Statistics from the...

Cops Linked In Case of Mistaken Identity

A Police Constable in St. Thomas is seeking to clear his name, in a case of mistaken identity. Earlier this week, Nationwide News reported that a Constable was beaten by...

Deadline for Cable Operators to Remove 19 Channels

Starting today, there will be sanctions for cable operators who continue to carry any of the 19 channels that they’ve been broadcasting illegally. The Broadcasting...

PetroCaribe Buyback and the PDF

The CEO of the Petrocaribe Development Fund, PDF, Dr. Wesley Hughes, is clearing the air on the status of the Fund, in the wake of the government’s debt buyback...

Bogue Conversion an Energy Game Changer – Tomblin

President and CEO of the Jamaica Public Service Company, JPS, Kelly Tomblin, says the conversion of the Bogue power plant in St. James into a Liquefied Natural Gas...