Michelle Thomas

Manchester Attack UK

No Jamaicans Hurt in Manchester Terror Attack

Preliminary checks by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade have revealed that no Jamaicans were hurt in the terror incident at the Manchester Arena in the...

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Public Hospitals Back to Full Operation

The Ministry of Health says public hospitals across the island are back in full operation. This includes the Kingston Public Hospital, which was doing only emergency...

Holness Hurricane Briefed

PM Holness Returns Home Early to Tour Rain-Damaged Parishes

Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, is scheduled to tour sections of the island today that have been affected by days of continuous rain. The Prime Minister returned to the...

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PM Holness on Official Visit to Dominican Republic

Prime Minister Andrew Holness left the island yesterday for an official visit to the Dominican Republic. Jamaica House says the Prime Minister will hold a series of...

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Weekend Rains Render Several St Thomas Roads Impassable

Several roads in St. Thomas are blocked following rains on the weekend. The Member of Parliament for West St. Thomas, the JLPs James Robertson says there are some...

Fitz Jackson

MP Fitz Jackson Withdraws Bill to Amend Banking Services Act

South St. Catherine Member of Parliament, the PNP’s Fitz Jackson this afternoon withdrew a bill which proposes to amend the Banking Act in order to end a range of...

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Police Federation Issues 30-Day Timeline to Settle 40hr Work Week

The Chairman of the Jamaica Police Federation has given the government 30 days to resolve the long-standing issue of implementing a 40-hour work week for members of the...

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Cop Killers will Face Justice – Montague

National Security Minister, Robert Montague, is assuring relatives and colleagues of members of the Constabulary who’ve been killed in the line of duty that their...

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CHEC Received Generous Tax Concessions for North-South Highway

An extensive tax break, duty-free imports and no General Consumption Tax on tolls charged to users are among the raft of concessions to China Harbour Engineering company...

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Entire Island on Flash Flood Watch

Brace for heavy showers beginning tonight. The met service has put the entire island on a Flash Flood Watch. The Meteorological Service issued the flash flood watch this...