Kalilah Reynolds

Examining The PetroCaribe Debt Buyback

Jamaica will only save 85-million US dollars in the long run, by buying back its Petrocaribe debt. That’s according to an independent analysis of the deal by...

B- from Fitch for $US2 Bond

International credit ratings agency Fitch, has given Jamaica’s recent USD$2-billion double-bond a B-minus. Last week, the Jamaican government announced the...

JCC Wants Special Divestment Trust

The Jamaica Chamber of Commerce, JCC, is proposing that the government establish a special Trust, to implement the mass divestment of state owned assets. In a statement...

Benefits of Staying the Course

Jamaica’s strict adherence to the IMF programme, is being credited for it’s ability to raise a record USD$2-billion on the international financial markets....

Devonish Calls for Moral Pressure on IMF

Chief Negotiator for the West Indies Group of University Teachers, WIGUT, Professor Hubert Devonish, says Jamaicans should unite and exert moral pressure on the IMF, to...

WIGUT Launches Online Petition to Have IMF Relax Ja’s Loan Agreement

The West Indies Group of University Teachers, WIGUT, is petitioning the IMF to change some of the terms of Jamaica’s economic programme. The petition is aimed at...

Samuda Chastises Hylton

Opposition Spokesman on Industry, Investment and Commerce, Karl Samuda, is chastising his government counterpart, Anthony Hylton, for being unable to deliver details...

UTECH Defends 233% Increase in Enrollment Fee

The University of Technology, UTECH, is defending a 233-percent increase in its mandatory student enrollment commitment fees. The fees have skyrocketed this year, from...

Shaw Rebuts Phillips: “Lies & Duppy Stories”

Opposition Spokesman on Finance, Audley Shaw, is rebutting several claims made by Finance Minister, Dr. Peter Phillips during a PNP meeting in Clarendon on Sunday. Mr....

Trelawny Gang Rape Condemned

There’s condemnation this afternoon, being leveled at the thousands of persons who used social media, to share the video of the brutal gang rape of the teenaged...