Michelle Thomas

MOF to Probe Breakdown in Bill Monitoring Systems

An assessment is to be done at the Ministry of Finance to determine how systems broke down resulting in the Minister racking up more than 8 million dollars in cell phone...

Special Zones Bill Closer to Becoming Law

The Zones of Special Operations bill is yet another step closer to becoming law. The House of Representatives yesterday approved the amendments made by the Senate last...

Property Tax Collections Up in Q1

Minister of Finance, Audley Shaw, is reporting an increase in property tax collections for the first quarter of 2017/18. He says just over $3.5-billion was collected in...

Three Major Cruise Liners Pulling Out of Falmouth Pier

Mayor of Falmouth, Colin Gager and representatives of three major Cruise Ship Lines are now locked in a meeting to discuss the vessels’ decision to pull out of the...

Prisoners ARE Recording Behind Bars, says Montague

There’s an admission this afternoon from the National Security Minister that prisoners are recording music behind bars contrary to the rules. However, he did not...

Surrender Guns for Cash!

Persons can now surrender illegal guns for cash under the Get the Guns campaign. This was revealed by National Security Minister, Robert Montague, during his address to...

CCTV Coming to Public Schools

Plans are in place for a full roll out of close circuit cameras in public schools. Education Minister, Senator Ruel Reid made the disclose yesterday as he addressed the...

Viral Images on Social Media are NOT Slain Policeman

The Constabulary Force says a top-level team of investigators is probing the killing of a police constable who was shot and killed in Central Village, St. Catherine on...

Senate to Debate Special Zones Bill Today

As the security forces face increasing pressure to deal with outbreaks of violent crimes in sections of the Corporate Area members of the Senate will turn their...

Holness Urges Full Implementation of CSME

Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, has urged his colleague Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community to fully implement the Single Market and Economy (CSME). The Prime...