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BCIC Pumps $400k Sponsorship into All Jamaica Senior Squash Championships

BCIC has pumped $400,000 into the staging of the All Jamaica Senior Squash Championships at the Liguanea Club, from November 19-23. Marketing manager at BCIC, Simone...

JCF Hierarchy Tight-Lipped on Chucky Brown Verdict

The top brass of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) is largely remaining silent on yesterday’s guilty verdict handed down to one of its rank and file members,...

Police Yet to ID Body of Man Murdered in Duhaney Park

The St. Andrew South Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying the body of a man who was killed by unknown assailants. In a statement today, the...

FLOW Halts Legal Action Against NWA After PM’s Intervention

The Office of the Prime Minister says telecommunication giant, Flow Jamaica, has agreed to seek an adjournment of its Court action filed this week against the National...

NWC Clamping Down on Illegal Connection

The National Water Commission, NWC, is ramping up its action on illegal connections. In a statement today, the NWC says six people with illegal connections were...

Opposition MPs Press Govt to Shelve Plans for Vernamfield Aerodrome

Two Members of Parliament are advising against further expenditure on the Vernamfield Aerodrome in Clarendon until it’s proper utilization as part of...

STOP Vandalizing Buses! – JUTC

The state-owned bus company, Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) is again urging members of the public to desist from vandalizing its buses. This following 10...

Govt to Clear JPS Arrears by End of Next Fiscal Year

Minister Without Portfolio in the Finance Ministry, Fayval Williams, says the outstanding arrears owed to the Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) will be paid by the...

JPSco To Repair 2000 Additional Streetlights

The Jamaica Public Service (JPSCo) says it will fix another 2,000 street lights by the end of this month. The commitment comes as part of the company’s accelerated...

Jamaica Bauxite Institute to Get $223m Boost from Capital Development Fund

The Jamaica Bauxite Institute (JBI) is to receive $223-million for budgetary support from the Capital Development Fund (CDF) this financial year. The House of...