Kalilah Reynolds

Jamaica to Pass 9th IMF Test – Phillips

An IMF team is in the island to conduct its ninth review of Jamaica’s performance under the four year economic management programme. Speaking last evening at an...

Leaks Fixed in 24hrs

And the NWC says it’s working to fix all major leaks in its distribution system within 24 hours of getting such reports. This, as parts of the island continue to...

KPH in Critical Condition

The country’s largest medical facility, the Kingston Public Hospital, KPH, is being severely hampered by the water shortage affecting the Kingston Metropolitan...

Venezuela Wants Deeper PetroCaribe – Paulwell

Energy Minister, Phillip Paulwell, says Venezuela wants to deepen the Petrocaribe arrangement with its Caribbean partners to include more activities than the sale of...

Phillips Lashes Critics of Petrocaribe Deal

Finance Minister, Dr. Peter Phillips is chastising those who’ve criticized the Petrocaribe debt buy back deal. He says some of the critics are attempting to bring...

No Splurge With PetroCaribe Savings

It will not be splurged! That’s the assurance from Finance Minister, Dr. Peter Phillips, about how the money in the PetroCaribe fund will be used. He says the...

JCSA Nears Deal with GoJ

The Jamaica Civil Service Association, JCSA, is very close to a wage agreement with the government. Nationwide News understands the union is now finalizing the Heads of...

Petrocaribe Savings Can Promote Jamaica

Opposition Spokesman on Investment and Commerce, Karl Samuda, is urging the government to use some of the savings from the Petrocaribe debt buyback, to promote Jamaica...

Assessing the PetroCaribe Deal – Pt III

As debate continues over the Petrocaribe buyback deal, focus is now being trained on the structure of the two new bonds. It’s an important feature in assessing the...

‘Gov’t Being Deceitful’ – Shaw on PetroCaribe Buy-back

Deception! That’s how the Opposition JLP is describing the government’s defense of the Petrocaribe debt buyback deal. The Ministry of Finance issued a press...