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Holness Budget 3 2017

PM Insists Govt Taking Best Approach to Public Bodies Management

Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, says the administration’s thrust to have revenue from public bodies re-directed to the consolidated fund is the best approach to...

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Prosecution Ready to Proceed with Rupert Clarke Trial

Director of Public Prosecutions, Paula Llewellyn, says the crown is ready to proceed in the child sex abuse case involving Moravian Pastor, Rupert Clarke. Clarke is...

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PM Insists Local Expertise WILL be Used in Designing New Parliament

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says local expertise will be essential to the design of the new government complex at Heroes Circle. His assurance is a response to the...

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NCB Suspends Charges on Dormant Local & Foreign Currency Accounts

The National Commercial Bank has suspended charges applied to dormant local and foreign currency accounts effective immediately. It says the decision follows a review of...

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Verdict Possible Today in First #DeathSquad Murder Trial

There could be a verdict today in the first of the so-called police death squad murder trial. The trial is taking place in the Home Circuit Court, in downtown, Kingston....

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Mario Dean Case Hearing Stalled

The Committal proceeding hearing involving three police personnel charged in relation to the death of Mario Deane in 2014 was stalled when the matter was mention in the...

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‘Leave NHF Alone!’ – Phillips to Shaw

The Opposition says it will not support the depletion of the resources of the National Health Fund (NHF) to finance capital projects in the Ministry of Health. In his...

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Phillips Calls on Gov’t to Withdraw $13.5bn Tax Package

Opposition Spokesman on Finance, Dr Peter Phillips, is demanding the Holness Administration to withdraw the $13.5-billion tax package it announced last Thursday. Dr....

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‘NO Economic Emergency’, Says Phillips

Opposition Spokesman on Finance, Dr. Peter Phillips says there’s no economic emergency at this time which would necessitate the government utilizing funds from the...

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‘Jamaica Needs PNP More Than Ever’ – Peter Phillips

Opposition Spokesman on Finance Dr. Peter Phillips is insisting that the People’s National Party is needed now more than ever to rescue Jamaica from the brutality...